Billy Cook vs. Circle Y
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack Reviews

Billy Cook vs. Circle Y

This is a discussion on Billy Cook vs. Circle Y within the Horse Tack Reviews forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • Which is better, billy cook or circle y
  • Billy Cook saddle review

Like Tree3Likes
  • 2 Post By SouthernTrails
  • 1 Post By Zexious

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    02-11-2014, 02:43 PM
  #1
Foal
Billy Cook vs. Circle Y

Hey all,

I'm still in the search for a new saddle! I just wanted your opinions on Billy Cooks vs. Circle Y for a barrel saddle in your experience. Also, I came across two nice saddles I really like (one of each brand). The Circle Y Proven is price $100 higher than the Billy Cook. In contrast the BC comes with everything pictured. (cinch, back cinch, breast collar). Thanks!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 1081367_10153765916345394_757329333_n.jpg (55.3 KB, 102 views)
File Type: jpg 1800343_10201519712140836_1769383929_n.jpg (37.1 KB, 100 views)
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    02-11-2014, 03:30 PM
  #2
Showing
.

If it is a BC from Texas, I would take the Circle Y

If it is a BC from OK, then a toss up on which one

.
Rawhide and 6gun Kid like this.
     
    02-11-2014, 03:59 PM
  #3
Foal
Its a OK BC, used very little. The Circle Y is worn more but still great condition!
     
    02-11-2014, 04:51 PM
  #4
Showing
Nothing stopping you from making a lower offer. Sellers often over price so they can seem to be giving a good deal when they lower it. I'd go for the Circle Y than the BC from Texas.
     
    02-12-2014, 09:52 AM
  #5
Yearling
Is the Circle Y the Proven or the NBHA saddle?

It's going to come down to personnel preferance, both are well made well known brands. I've rode in Billy Cooks and loved them and have loved every Circle Y saddle. But Circle Y has alot more variety. And what I asked is the 2 most common sold, I can't tell which that one is. I love riding in the Proven Circle Y, but not the NBHA saddle. So personnel preferance. Every Billy Cook I've sat in rides the same.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    02-12-2014, 01:15 PM
  #6
Green Broke
I've only ever heard good things about Circle Y ;)
Chasin Ponies likes this.
     
    02-13-2014, 10:24 PM
  #7
Foal
Which one fits your horse? That is the one I would go with, unless it is not comfortable for you too. Quality wise, they are pretty equal. The Circle Y usually will have a narrower gullet & a higher cantle, while the BC will be wider & shorter cantle BUT these could be different models.
     
    02-21-2014, 12:29 AM
  #8
Yearling
I'd go with the Circle Y. The seat looks more shaped and deeper than the BC. But yes, horse fit is most important. I've had to sell MY perfect saddle in the past because it didn't fit my horse at all.
     
    02-21-2014, 02:28 PM
  #9
Weanling
He I know that saddle! Its right across the water from me in Port Towsend. I actually emailed the seller about it. Personally I like the circle y better in this case. Wish I had known you were looking. I just sold my circle Y proven for $200 less then that saddle is listed for.
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Billy Cook Saddle Value? Brenna Lee Horse Tack and Equipment 8 02-08-2014 04:25 PM
WTB-17 Circle Y or Billy Cook saddle myQHpaul Tack and Equipment Classifieds 4 03-10-2012 09:18 AM
How much is a Billy Cook worth? Serendipitous Horse Tack and Equipment 4 09-09-2011 02:08 AM
Billy Cook Roper F/S Michael Tack and Equipment Classifieds 2 08-30-2011 09:36 AM
Billy cook saddle Keelys Horse Tack and Equipment 13 06-15-2008 11:33 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:11 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0