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Where to find pre-owned fake tails?

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  • Where to find pre-owned fake tails?

    I've done a few searches on here but can't find one that lists sources for used fake tails.

    Any particular length for a 16.2 hd. horse? We need a pretty basic black tail. He has a decent tail on top but its incredibly whimpy towards the bottom.

    Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thanks!

  • #2
    Sorry no suggestions, but I did get a chuckle and think, where but on COTH forums would your subject line make sense?

    Maybe I'm just overtired, but it made me smile. :-)
    Rule 1- Keep the horse between you and the ground.


    • #3

      my friend makes fake tails.


      • #4
        i love tails from the show pen. google it

        the natural loop is what i use for the hunter ring.


        • #5
          Most good braiders will be able to point you in the right direction. A lot of them make or commission their own tails that they sell/swap for their clients as they buy/sell new horses. I would start with a braider if I were in the market for a high quality used tail. A good braider will be able to help you select the right weight/length for your horse in order to make it look as natural as possible.
          Here today, gone tomorrow...


          • #6

            my tail.


            • #7
              have 2 blacks. theodhs@gmail.com Lightly used
              Mid-Atlantic Equitation Festival,Scholarships and College Fair
              November 11-13, 2016


              • Original Poster

                Thanks guys!


                • #9
                  Have a very nice one.....almost 2 lbs! (my last horse had no tail). I have a gray now so would happily part w/ it.


                  • Original Poster

                    chunky munky you have an email

                    osgoka01 You have a PM


                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Tiffany01 View Post
                      I second this one! Brand new tails at great prices! The quality is awesome. I have bought several from her in the last few years.


                      • #12
                        Try a local consignment shop, I have three in my shop.


                        • #13
                          Originally posted by Riding is fundamental View Post
                          Sorry no suggestions, but I did get a chuckle and think, where but on COTH forums would your subject line make sense?

                          Maybe I'm just overtired, but it made me smile. :-)
                          Yeah. Definitely a first-world problem.
                          The Evil Chem Prof


                          • #14
                            I have been trying to find a white used one for a long time with no luck. Hope your search turns out well
                            If you love me let me go....


                            • #15
                              alg, i once used Paul Mitchell white on a light grey tail and got it pretty white!! Talk to a hair dresser friend.
                              Mid-Atlantic Equitation Festival,Scholarships and College Fair
                              November 11-13, 2016


                              • #16
                                I went to a 4-H tack sale this last weekend and there were tons of fake tails for sale.
                                \"In all manners of opinion, our adversaries are insane.\" Mark Twain


                                • #17
                                  Don't know. The better half did trade another barn mother a fake tail for a case of wine. A couple more cases I'd have thrown in the whole horse!