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    01-13-2009, 07:40 PM
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Yearling
Buying my first horse

Hello! I'm looking into buying my own horse within a year to a year and a half. I'm looking for a horse about 15.3+ I'm tiny I have to admit but I love bigger horses. Any suggestions? I do love drafts by the way
     
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    01-13-2009, 08:50 PM
  #2
Green Broke
Look at a lot of ads. Craigslist helps a lot too.

Did you want tips or for us to find ads for you?
     
    01-13-2009, 08:59 PM
  #3
Yearling
I want tips. If you want you can give me a few adds. I'm looking for a horse that goes english.
     
    01-13-2009, 09:04 PM
  #4
Green Broke
Make sure you know the HYPP status. This is a bigger concern if you consider a QH, but other breeds have it as well. If you are looking at horses in other states you will need a Coggins test to take him home. Go out and see the horses you consider and ride them. Preferably go and see them more than once.

Hope those help some
     
    01-13-2009, 09:07 PM
  #5
Yearling
Thank you =]
     
    01-13-2009, 09:42 PM
  #6
Green Broke
No problem. If you have any questions feel free to ask. Sometimes I forget to say somethings that I know I already know about. My brain doesn't always work at full capacity
     

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