• Report: #140668
Complaint Review:

Kathryn And Michael Smith / Shire Farms / Dixie Horseman Transport

  • Submitted: Wed, April 27, 2005
  • Updated: Wed, April 27, 2005

  • Reported By:Fredericksburg Virginia
Kathryn And Michael Smith / Shire Farms / Dixie Horseman Transport
6741 Colony Lane Vale, North Carolina U.S.A.

Kathrine And Michael Smith / Shire Farms / Dixie Horseman Transport misrepresentation of horses for sale - fraud - Vale North Carolina

REBUTTAL BOX™ | Respond to this Report! | Consumer Comment

What's this?
Corporate Advocacy Program

Show customers why they should trust your business over your competitors...

What's this?
What's this?
Is this
Ripoff Report
About you?
Ripoff Report
A business' first
line of defense
on the Internet.
If your business is
willing to make a
commitment to
customer satisfaction
Click here now..

Does your business have a bad reputation?
Fix it the right way.
Corporate Advocacy Program™

Set the record straight:
Arbitration Program

SEO Reputation Management at its best!

I purchased two horses from the Shire Farms from an ad placed on equine.com by Katherine Smith. She advertised these horses to be kid friendly, anyone can ride type horses. Not only that but one horse was supposed to be 10 years old, however, it is 20 years old (big difference). One horse was supposed to be 14.3 hh and 1200 lbs and she is barely 14 hh and is 900 lbs at best. The other horse was supposed to be 1000 lbs and came at barely 750 lbs and ribs and hip bones were showing - she was in really bad shape.

I had a professional trainer evaluate them and he said that not only were the attributes these horses were supposed to have exaggerated but not existent. They are most definitely no wear near beginner horses. The Smiths refused to refund my money and have ignored letters from my attorney. Mrs. Smith promised me on several telephone conversations that these horses were safe for myself and my 8 year old son with cerebral palsy. She knew that I was looking for something for him to ride as therapy.

Fredericksburg, Virginia

This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 04/27/2005 05:23 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/reports/kathryn-and-michael-smith-shire-farms-dixie-horseman-transport/vale-north-carolina-28168/kathrine-and-michael-smith-shire-farms-dixie-horseman-transport-misrepresentation-of-h-140668. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.

Ripoff Report has an exclusive license to this report. It may not be copied without the written permission of Ripoff Report. READ: Foreign websites steal our content

Click Here to read other Ripoff Reports on Kathryn And Michael Smith / Shire Farms / Dixie Horseman Transport

Search for additional reports

If you would like to see more Rip-off Reports on this company/individual, search here:

Search Tips
Report & Rebuttal
Respond to this report!
What's this?
Also a victim?
What's this?
Repair Your Reputation!
What's this?