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  1. Farm Forum
    Hi everyone, I've been researching how to start a horse ranch and was wondering, if you are a ranch owner, how did you start and do you have any tips for me? I'm still unsure as to whether I should outright purchase a smaller established ranch or build my own. My vision is for a 50-100 acre...
  2. New to Horses
    I am not really new to horses but not old either. We are moving to a property with 3 and a half acres. I am very dedicated to owning horses and IMO I think I am pretty ready. I am still currently doing lessons and I was thinking about having lessons on the horse I own, so someone comes out and...
  3. Horse Boarding
    Hello, I'm new to this forum and joined because I've come into an interesting situation. I've been riding, training and learning from horses for over ten years. As with many on this site, I suspect, horses molded who I am and fulfill my life in a unique way. The stable I was educated at is...
  4. New to Horses
    I just want a general idea of what other people are paying a year in total for their horse. Also just what yall are paying for board, vet, etc for each month. A list of the things you usually buy a month with general prices would be great to know. THANKS! :D
  5. Horse Talk
    I dont know much about owning a horse and I wanted to learn a little bit before I went head first into it (I sort of already did). I'm not made of money at the moment (in high school but my mom would pay most costs) and was thinking about maybe co-owning with 1 or 2 other people to keep cost...
  6. Horse Talk
    Not owning a horse is so rough. This thread may be kind of silly, but surely at some point another horse lover has thought and gone through the same things that I am. I don't own a horse of my own because of the cost, as my parents can't afford it(I ride lesson horses and have been for a...
  7. Horse Talk
    If I ever wanted to lease a horse in the future... what should I know about owning a horse? What are the expenses? How do different leases work? How does a free lease work? Is it more expensive than a half lease? What do I need to know about caring for a horse? If I make enough money this year...
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