What size is your stall/paddock?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

What size is your stall/paddock?

This is a discussion on What size is your stall/paddock? within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Dry lot size horse
  • Paddock attached barn

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-08-2011, 09:19 PM
  #1
Banned
What size is your stall/paddock?

Just curious about the size of everybody else's. At my farm we have 12X24 stalls and 10X10 stalls. And the paddocks are all 1-1 1/2 acres. What about ya'll?
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    12-08-2011, 09:30 PM
  #2
Showing
12 x 16 regular stalls and 16 x 24 foaling stalls. Pastures - 3 that are 10 acres each, then 3 stud lots that are just over 3 acres each and 17 acres of woods that is fenced that they are occasionally allowed in.
     
    12-09-2011, 04:28 PM
  #3
Started
No stalls but can make temp stalls for 12 x12 and then 4 pastures 1 acre (sacrifice field), then 5, 5 1/2, 8 (split this into 2 fields if necessary)
     
    12-09-2011, 04:51 PM
  #4
Trained
3 stalls--8 x 12, 12 x 12 and 12 x 16--all by arranging space in the first floor of my barn. The shelter (attached to the barn) is 16 x 19. I have 5 acres, with 4 acres of turnout subdivided into 5 turnout areas: South Pasture, "Inner Sanctum" (fenced in area in front of the barn, including the orchard), 55 x 65 ft. Training area, area in back of the barn and the rectangular north pasture. The behind the barn area is bigger than a lot of turnout I've seen at many stables.
My place~
     
    12-09-2011, 04:57 PM
  #5
Trained
These are the shots I took when looking at the place. Have only had it for 2 years and spent the first half gutting the house, now on to the barns!

2, 12X15 stalls. Open area in front/side with ability to section off. 1-15X20 stall in the back that we use for bedding/hay. Kinda rustic! But works for me!

Here is the barn we are renovating, will have 6 12X12+ stalls... someday! Needs a new coat of paint for sure, and the inside has to be gutted. This side has a great 15X25 foaling room which has only been used for the goats and baby chicks!


And then the pastures: 2-10+ acre sections, 1-2 acre turnout, 1-1 acre run beside the house for the newbies! 60 other acres that are kinda fenced, needs work, all woods, tiny meadows, and mountain side where we trail ride. Wish the grass was this high right now!!
     
    12-09-2011, 07:38 PM
  #6
Teen Forum Moderator
We have four emergency shed-row 12x12 stalls, but pasture 24-7. Stalls are only for emergency.

We have one dry lot that is approximately two acres, with 11 miniature horses and five full sized horses on it, then a 8-10 acre field with five miniatures and four full sized horses + two goats, and a 12 acre wooded field with eight full sized horses on it. Works well for us since we don't want the minies to be on grass due to founder, laminitis, cushings- etc. We also have a 20x20 pen with small shed set off from the others that we use as a quarentine pen when necessary.
     

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
FS: Ladies riding/paddock shoes size 7 1/2 $30 littleamy76 Tack and Equipment Classifieds 1 07-20-2011 08:41 PM
train a horse to pee in paddock rather than stall? dirtymartini Horse Training 32 02-10-2011 02:45 PM
WTB: Size 8 Paddock Boots Cinnys Whinny Tack and Equipment Classifieds 1 05-27-2010 11:05 PM
Paddock Size? 7Ponies Farm Forum 3 08-28-2009 09:54 PM
Paddock Size, Dirt Work, Etc. hotreddun Barn Maintenance 0 03-13-2009 12:58 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:09 PM.


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