Synopses & Reviews
Buying a horse is a tremendous decision and a long-term commitment. This practical guide presents selection issues and tells how to avoid the pitfalls of horse ownership. With this information, a prospective buyer can learn how to find the best horses, negotiate with a broker, and make boarding arrangements. For both Western and English riding disciplines, this book includes sample contracts and questionnaires for evaluating horses and boarding facilities. A safe and healthy horse, free of bad habits, is the result of putting careful and deliberate thought into the buying process.
Prospective buyers can learn how to find the best horses, negotiate with a broker, and make boarding arrangements.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 177) and index.