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Horse Shopping and Rental Housing in Aiken, SC

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  • Horse Shopping and Rental Housing in Aiken, SC

    Looking for a 3 bedroom house or apartment from Jan 23rd thru
    Feb 7th in Aiken, SC. Posted on the off course forum as well, but thought I would put up here on the off chance. Taking daughter to do a few horse trials during this period.

    Suggestions appreciated....

    May also start what is likely to be a long and tiresome search for a new horse for me. Who are the main dressage folks in this area? Thanks

  • #2
    There are two Facebook pages that should be helpful:

    Aiken, SC, Area Dressage, Event and Show Jump
    South Carolina Dressage and Combined Training Association
    Hindsight bad, foresight good.

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    • #3
      I am interested in this also

      Looks like I may be horse shopping in Aiken in Feb. Any suggestions? Looking for an amateur friendly eventer.

      PKN

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        Originally posted by pheasantknoll View Post
        Looks like I may be horse shopping in Aiken in Feb. Any suggestions? Looking for an amateur friendly eventer.

        PKN
        No specific advise , but I have heard there will be a good selection of horses in Aiken in late Jan and Feb. We are hoping to upgrade to a small horse for my daughter who has outgrown her pony. GOod Luck.

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          #5
          Originally posted by Badger View Post
          There are two Facebook pages that should be helpful:

          Aiken, SC, Area Dressage, Event and Show Jump
          South Carolina Dressage and Combined Training Association
          Thank you for these suggestions.

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          • #6
            Elaine Lash and Elly Shobel,both have some nice dressage horses for sale.
            They are both wonderful riders and trainers,so anything either of them has for sale will have correct trainer.
            I know they both have webpages.
            You could also check with Amy Mcelroy,or Toi Trent for dressage horses.

            Most of the realtors handle short term winter rentals,a couple of names are Billy Benton,Lisa Hosang,and Denise Vaillencourt.
            Also try Aiken horses online for rentals

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            • #7
              Try Shari Dale - she is both a realtor AND a horse person/jumpers.
              http://www.sharerdale.com/
              We don't get less brave; we get a bigger sense of self-preservation........

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              • #8
                http://www.aikenhorsesonline.com/ is a useful source, also http://www.theaikenhorse.com/Directo...20Services.htm, http://carolinahorseproperties.com/rentals.html and http://www.aikenhorserealty.com/rentals.htm

                Silva Martin spends some of January - March in Aiken http://boydandsilvamartin.com/Pages/...rses_sale.html

                Others I have heard of, but don't know personally (I event):
                http://www.elainelashdressage.com/

                www.veritasfarm.net

                http://www.seldomcreek.com/Elly/for-sale.htm
                http://www.quintynnehillfarm.com/pages/AboutUs.html


                http://www.scdcta.com/classifieds.html
                http://www.carolinadressage.com/
                OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!

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                • #9
                  Shawna Harding is here in Aiken and has a few horses and a good nationwide network of other people with horses. Shawnahardingdressage@gmail.com.

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