(OK admit it - how many of these have we all done at one time or another??)
Buy your friend's (unridden-for-the-last-few-years) horse -
that she never could ride and can no longer afford to keep.
Buy at a local auction.
Breed your unrideable mare.
Breed your mare to the neighbour's super-friendly-sweet-as-pie
(but when was he ridden the last time??) stallion.
Take the neighbour's (or anyone's) free hand-me-down horse
that hasn't been ridden in two years.
Buy your super horse sight unseen from a picture on the Internet.
Buy him after your rode him once under the best circumstances.
Listen to the now-your-best-friend coach (horse dealer) that you met last week.
Listen to the big-name-trainer who really just wants you to buy a horse for himself!
Find an ad on Craig'slist.
Do you have any other recommendations??!!
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