Know What To Look For When Buying A Horse
Owning a horse is a rewarding experience but actually purchasing a horse can be stressful. Do you know what to look for when buying a horse? Chances are, if you’re familiar with horses, you probably know something, but use this advice when you’re in the market.
One primary tip is that you should always have a large animal veterinarian do an exam and be with you when purchasing a horse. If the vet recommends additional tests before purchasing, take the advice seriously. It’s well worth the cost of this in the long run. When you’re selecting a horse, there are two primary considerations: behavioral traits and conformations. Here are the basics of screening your horse for these aspects.