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How expensive are horses to keep/own?

I really want a horse more than anything in the world but I know I can't afford one yet at least not until I get my own house and job. I know for sure that my horse would have to be kept at a stable. I could never fully care for one myself. I just want to know, exactly how much do horses cost monthly and how much is the actual horse? I'm looking at getting an Arabian. Thanks in advance, your help is greatly appreciated!

Asked By: - 8/9/2010
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Okay, first thing to know, Buying the horse is the cheapest part of it, it can be free, or it can cost 500,000, that will be the cheapest part of owning it... More
Answered By: Random29326 - 8/10/2010
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Yeah,that would be expensive,especially with help (Unless i'ts parents or friends... More
Answered By: Vanna 認定プリンセス - 8/9/2010
 
Prices on horses vary wildly, and so do prices for board, feed, farrier, vet, training, and many other things you will need when you own your own horse... More
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Answered By: Pony - 8/9/2010
 
Horses can cost anywhere from free to thousands of dollars. If you wanted a pet, just to ride and enjoy then you could probably find something ideal between 500-1000$. If you don't know anything about horses, make sure you do your research. I might suggest a quarter horse or paint for a first horse. I can't argue if... More
Answered By: fuzzy p - 8/9/2010
 
A well-trained middle aged horse is going to run between $5,000 and $9,000. In this economy, people are literally giving their horses away because they don't have the money to care for them. Hopwefully, we will all have a better financial outlook in the next few years... More
Answered By: HorseBizGirl - 8/9/2010
 
Oooooh if it's your 1st horse i advise not getting an Arab... More
Answered By: AnimalRescue - 8/10/2010
 
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