Thinking about downsizing...
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Barns, Boarding, and Farms > Horse Trailers

Thinking about downsizing...

This is a discussion on Thinking about downsizing... within the Horse Trailers forums, part of the Barns, Boarding, and Farms category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        08-18-2010, 01:12 PM
      #1
    Weanling
    Thinking about downsizing...

    So last year I bought a 4 horse slant with an ac in high hopes that my children and husband would ride with me. Ha. Anyway now we are just down to 2 horses (the pony is sold as of today) and I am the only one that rides for now. I have a friend and we are going to go and do some trails when it gets cooler and we may do some camping (the boys camp and do whatever and I ride) but I am just not sure if we need such a big trailer anymore. I have thought about moving down to a 3 horse, but not sure if it would make a big difference. I am still holding out for my 5 year old to ride. We just don't have anything for him safe to ride. So there could be potential to need to haul 3 horses at some point but most likely it will be 2. I don't want a bpbut I feel silly with this huge trailer I rarely use. WWYD?
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        08-18-2010, 01:22 PM
      #2
    Yearling
    Personally I would keep the bigger trailer. Id rather have and not need... than need and not have. Plus... if you already own the trailer. I mean if you downsize to a 2 horse then decide to go bigger again... Youd have to buy another big trailer. Then youd wish you hadnt sold your 4 horses. So I personally would keep it =)
         
        08-23-2010, 12:51 AM
      #3
    Weanling
    Ditto. Keep your bigger trailer, you can always manage to find uses for those things that ya thought were "too big" for some reason or another.
         
        08-26-2010, 05:43 AM
      #4
    Weanling
    Keep the trailer and fine yourself a cheap BP for local stuff.
         
        08-26-2010, 07:28 AM
      #5
    Weanling
    Well we are selling now for a different reason. Gotta pay some bills and so it was either the trailer now or the horses and the trailer in a few months. I opted for option 1. I have access to 3 trailers anytime I need them and we never go anywhere anyway and won't anytime soon. I would rather live without a trailer for a while than to have to sell my babies.
    Posted via Mobile Device
         
        09-27-2010, 07:11 AM
      #6
    Foal
    I agree with you. If you have access to 3 trailers then sell yours and keep the horses. At least you can ride the horses....
         

    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
    What were you thinking?! JustDressageIt Horse Tack and Equipment 39 08-15-2009 03:45 PM
    thinking of.... IcelandicHorses4Life Horse Breeds 7 07-03-2008 01:44 PM
    Thinking about... JustDressageIt Western Riding 13 05-01-2008 09:47 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:30 AM.


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