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    07-09-2013, 03:56 PM
What should I bring...

When going to look at a new horse. A lot of you know I am looking at a grey 4 year old AQHA gelding and hopefully buying it. I am going an Saturday to see him.

Anyways, we are going to make just one trip out of it, so if I like him, we are bringing him home.

We are bringing:
-the trailer
-saddle and saddle pad
-halter and lead (although he does come with one)
-emergancy horse first aid kit (incase we need it on the way home)
-transfer papers

Is there anything else we should bring, or need to bring to try him out, or bring him home?
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    07-09-2013, 03:59 PM
A Bridle maybe
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    07-09-2013, 05:02 PM
Green Broke
An ink pen?
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    07-09-2013, 05:04 PM
Cash or a check book?
    07-09-2013, 05:06 PM
Maybe a lunge line, whip, and gloves to see how he does on the ground, and a hay bag to hang in the trailer (especially if it's a long ride)

And a helmet I never get on strange horses without one!
    07-09-2013, 05:06 PM
A camera!
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    07-09-2013, 05:28 PM
Thanks, we will be bringing a helmet, a flag for chasing it around to see how it moves, and cash. I never thought about gloves, so thanks!

I am thinking they will have a bridle there for him, one that fits and he is use to, but I will bring one just in case.

Thanks for all the replies!
    07-09-2013, 05:41 PM
You're welcome
    07-09-2013, 05:45 PM
I almost never bring the trailer when I come to see a horse, but if you are driving a long ways then I would.

If its a long trip, shipping and bell boots. A leather halter that will breakaway should he panic in the trailer. A fly mask for the ride.
    07-09-2013, 05:49 PM
What are you doing about a PPE?

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