Is it worth getting a western saddle for fun? - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Western Riding

Is it worth getting a western saddle for fun?

This is a discussion on Is it worth getting a western saddle for fun? within the Western Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category
  • Is vintage western saddle worth money

Like Tree9Likes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-31-2012, 05:20 PM
  #11
Weanling
Quote:
Originally Posted by ButtInTheDirt    
Definitely worth it if you can afford another saddle. Like others have said, you can find really nice used western saddles if you look in the right place. If you trail ride a good amount it is nice to have a western saddle for the added comfort and extra security. I am a western rider and will occasionally ride english for fun. But I don't actually have my own english saddle because I know then I will be stuck riding with it on our trails. Not a bad thing, but with my gelding it surely doesn't extend my life expectancy. XD

I've ridden western all my life and probably always will, but my horse has shown a desire to jump and I may get me an English saddle at some point just for that. Hmmm.....wonder if I can graft western fenders and stirrups onto it? I'm not givin' up my blue jeans either....
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    07-31-2012, 05:26 PM
  #12
Foal
Yes! It is always great to have several options when you want to go take a pleasure ride. And like others have said you can find plenty of good deals on used saddles.
     

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
Used, Western Saddle worth? Horsesdontlie Horse Tack and Equipment 2 08-19-2011 05:29 PM
WTB: Used Western, Endurance or Aussie saddle. Vintage western saddle preferred silverdollarmagic Tack and Equipment Classifieds 3 03-28-2011 12:33 AM
Bona Allen western-how much is it actually worth Gidget Horse Tack and Equipment 1 03-04-2011 11:17 AM
western saddle on CL is it worth the money? OleHomestead Horse Tack and Equipment 9 10-24-2010 10:34 AM
How much do you think my saddle is worth? mudypony Horse Tack and Equipment 16 07-22-2008 11:36 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:41 PM.


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