#128 Big in the City

2018 16.1 Hand Bay Gelding

By Trappe Shot out of Antique by Smart Strike
Bred in Kentucky by Stone Farm

Makeover Class of 2022 (Accepted)

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ASPCA Makeover Marketplace Classified Listing

Big in the City, a 2018 model 16.1 TB, is suitable for an amateur or professional to finish producing. One of his best qualities is his quiet but intelligent demeanor. Loads easily and walks on the buckle in new and exciting environments.
Known in the barn as “Louie”. He has excellent ground manners. Stands quietly tied for farrier and generally easy to work around.
Louie was let down from the racetrack in Oct. 2021 after a 12 start career. He began his new education in January and has since been to local mini trials and two recognized horse trials - finishing consistently in the top 6.
He is extremely brave on XC. Lovely over ditches, banks, water, and colorful fences. While this horse is currently working at the beginner novice level, he has scope for much higher.
Besides being a real gem in the ring and on XC, Louie is fantastic on the trails. Not spooky and great with dogs. This horse will be a lovely all round horse to enjoy yourself on!

Shows potential for: Amateur Friendly, Dressage, Eventing, Foxhunting, Junior Friendly, Show Jumper

Notes on Previous Injuries:

Radiographs Available? Yes

Located In: Crestwood, KY

Contact Name: Lucy Hoeppner

Contact Phone: 1-502-544-9168

Contact Email: lucychoeppner@gmail.com

Price: $20000.00

Competition Details

Bridle #:128

Discipline(s) Entered: Eventing(Active)(Active)

Eventing: 217.000, Place: 30

New Career

Makeover Class: 2022

Owner: Lucy Hoeppner

Trainer: Lucy Burnett, Professional from Kentucky

Racing Career

Equibase Link

Trained By: Jason Barkley

Last Race/Run: Oct 1, 2021 at Churchill Downs

Starts: 12

Wins: 1

Earnings: $38,857

Stakes Results: 0

Breeders' Cup Participant: Not Applicable

Auctions: Ocala Breeders Sale

Highest Auction Price: $20,000 at Keeneland