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post #11 of 16 Old 07-06-2014, 01:36 PM
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Wait til you calculate how much it costs to raise a child!
Yeah, and you can't even ride one of those
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post #12 of 16 Old 07-06-2014, 03:27 PM
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That is a lot of money and I hope you are able to keep your horse for his entire lifetime. If it works out for you then it is money well spent. :)
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post #13 of 16 Old 07-06-2014, 04:20 PM
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And then there's the money we spend in tack stores thinking we need something when really we don't - the feel good purchases
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post #14 of 16 Old 07-06-2014, 04:24 PM
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That's why it's said "The cheapest part of owning a horse is the purchase price."
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post #15 of 16 Old 07-07-2014, 12:08 AM
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I always tell people looking into buying a "bargain horse", a free one, or a limited budget to save up to buy the horse they really want because it IS the cheapest part! Of course there are deals to be had... But most of us realize this with upkeep in mind, someone newer to horses often are glazed over by the inexpensive initial purchase.
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post #16 of 16 Old 07-07-2014, 10:32 AM
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That's why I just pay the bills every month. I don't ask questions and I sure don't look back at how much I spent on one horse.. Lol.

Totally worth it.
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