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    So a friend of mine is getting a new horse, and since she has been looking for quite some time, with a few heartbreaks along the way, I thought it would be a nice gesture to get her a little "congrats on your new horsey!" gift. Now I've thought of embroidered saddle pads, and a grooming set, but was just wondering if anyone has any other ideas? TIA

  • #2
    I guess it depends on how much you want to spend...


    • Original Poster

      Silly me, I should have posted that earlier...

      I was looking to keep it under $30. Hopefully. LOL


      • #4
        How about an engraved halter plate? Also, you might want to move this to Off Course where more people will read it and have ideas.
        Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.


        • Original Poster

          Thanks Sillyhorse. Ill do that, I just thought that since we both are hunters to the max if there was anything discipline specific the fellow COTH'ers would know


          • #6
            These are really nice and personal


            • #7
              Originally posted by mcohen416@ufl.edu View Post
              Thanks Sillyhorse. Ill do that, I just thought that since we both are hunters to the max if there was anything discipline specific the fellow COTH'ers would know
              You mean she wouldn't want a sparkly browband and a show bow?
              Donald Trump - proven liar, cheat, traitor and sexual predator! Hillary Clinton won in 2016, but we have all lost.


              • Original Poster

                Originally posted by potterma View Post
                I was JUST thinking this!

                And Sillyhorse, somehow I dont think the conservative in ME could buy those sparkly browbands! LOL


                • #9
                  The bracelet is adorable...but, is there anything she really needs? Scope out her tack trunk and see what's lacking. She just might love a wash bucket filled with shampoo, showsheen, etc....


                  • #10
                    How about a lead rope with her horse's name on it. I bought a few as Christmas presents this past year, from a link posted in a thread on COTH about good gift ideas.
                    Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion.... ~ Emerson


                    • #11
                      How about a gift certificate to your local tack store or Dover? That way she can use it to buy what she needs?


                      • #12
                        For secret santa on my college equestrian team I got a friend a personalized picture frame

                        Show name on top and her name on bottom, for some future horse show pics.


                        • #13
                          My mother in law buys me great horse gifts for Christmas and she is not a horse person at all. She has gotten me brushes, hoof picks, sweat scrapers, shampoos/conditioners, tall boot socks, and riding gloves. Can't forget the horse treats either!
                          Owned by an Oldenburg


                          • #14
                            Is she a gator too? You could do something custom horse wise in orange and blue


                            • Original Poster

                              she is i never even thought about getting her a gator themed thing...


                              • #16
                                Years ago someone held me a Bridle Shower for my new horse....way cool!


                                • #17
                                  One of my favorite things that I have is a belt with name plates on it that you can put horses names on. You could get a couple of name plates and on one you can put the name of her new horse on it! Hope that helps
                                  he may hit a rail, but at least he wont break my heart <3
                                  Inside the rider u have become is a little girl who fell in love with horses, ride for her (;


                                  • #18

                                    GATOR THEMED HORSE GEAR!! aaahhhh!!! Where have I been?? I am a 100% gator who reluctantly moved away to WY a few years ago
                                    Veni, Vidi, Vici. I Came, I Saw, I Conquered.


                                    • #19
                                      Originally posted by Noodles View Post
                                      Years ago someone held me a Bridle Shower for my new horse....way cool!
                                      As a childless, single adult, I am going to demand one of these


                                      • #20
                                        Originally posted by Pirateer View Post
                                        As a childless, single adult, I am going to demand one of these
                                        Oh yeah, I'm going to spread the word now... because lord knows there is no "settling down" on the horizon for me!