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  1. Horse Breeds
    I'm fat, 5'3" and about 250 pounds. I quit riding because I felt guilty at 240 sitting on a horse. Plus at my weight posting was exhausting. I promised to lose weight before I rode again I miss riding though. I've thought of doing trail riding on a western saddle since those saddles spread the...
  2. Plus Sized Riders
    This just occurred to me, I'm about 247 and 5'3. Am I too heavy to ride? I'm looking to get my first horse in a few months, but I don't want to get a horse I'm too heavy for.
  3. Plus Sized Riders
    Hi, I'm new to this site, but I've been looking at several posts made in the past by users and also researched the subject online, and it's just a big jumbled mess. Anyways, my question is, what breed/cross is best for a beginner "plus sized" rider? Plus sized as in roughly 250 pounds, I...
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    Hi, I'm new to this site, but I've been looking at several posts made in the past by users and also researched the subject online, and it's just a big jumbled mess. Anyways, my question is, what breed/cross is best for a beginner "plus sized" rider? Plus sized as in roughly 250 pounds, I...
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