How Big Should My Corral/Round Pen Be???

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How Big Should My Corral/Round Pen Be???

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    09-26-2007, 11:59 PM
How Big Should My Corral/Round Pen Be???

[b]Ok Well Im Just Getting A New Horse
And I Have Decided To Get A Round Pen(cause he's not fully broke).... So How Big Do You Think It Should Be?
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    09-27-2007, 04:37 PM
Its not how big that matters, its what your footing is that counts. The softer the better for falling onto Mine is made up of 12 10' panels 1 walk thru gate which is 10' and a ride thru gate at about 4'. It has a nice soft sand floor about 5-6" deep.
    12-07-2007, 03:39 PM
If you expect your horse to canter in it it should be at least 60 feet in diameter, or it will cause extra stress and hurt your horses joints

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