Horse sale scams and the human heart.

“Horse classified scams run rampant.”
This cautionary headline caught my eye . It seems that a new scam rears its ugly head every week.
The sad truth is that in every corner of the horse world, every sport and every business,  there are those finding new ways to bend a straight line crooked.
And if we’re honest, isn’t there something in all of us inclined to bend the rules and stretch the truth?

Reflecting on his personal experiences with crooked human hearts inside a Communist labor camp, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn said it well:

“If only there were evil people somewhere insidiously committing evil deeds, and it were necessary only to separate them from the rest of us…But the line dividing good and evil cuts through the heart of EVERY human being.”

Here’s a link to a helpful article : 10 Horse Sales Fraud Warning Signs