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Favorite Tack Consignment Shops

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  • Favorite Tack Consignment Shops

    I did a search and nothing jumped out at me; so if there is a thread like this already, please forgive me

    I'm sure I'm not the only one with expensive taste but no budget to support it. I've become a fan of consignment shops with gently used tack, show clothes, blankets, etc. to fuel my habits.

    Tell me your favorites!

    I recently had an excellent transaction with Sue at The Paddock Connection for a fantastic wool dress sheet.


  • #2
    We move pretty fast for some rabid garden snails.


    • #3
      I'll add on to your question - any ONLINE consignment shops? Thanks!


      • #4

        ~ Horse Box Lovers Clique ~


        • #5
          When I was in GA, I visited the Snooty Fox that lucasb recommends. Cute shop. It took me a while to find it, though, if I remember!
          “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
          ¯ Oscar Wilde


          • Original Poster

            Will Snooty Fox do orders/inventory searches via phone or email?


            • #7
              Middleburg Tack Exchange, hands down!!!
              I Sell Tack.com (check out the facebook page in particular) has GREAT deals!
              Randee Beckman ~Otteridge Farm, LLC (http://on.fb.me/1iJEqvR)~ Marketing Manager - The Clothes Horse & Jennifer Oliver Equine Insurance Specialist


              • #8
                No brick & mortar ones, but Horse Hardware in KC does a consignment weekend that is amazing. Will be planning a trip up there this spring.
                A proud friend of bar.ka.


                • #9
                  Ive not purchased from them but equusnow.com has a consignment section. People seem to have good things to say about them.


                  • #10
                    Here are a couple tack sites that are worth mentioning (both carry saddles, girths, bridles, stirrup leathers etc):



                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Lucassb View Post
                      I have consigned a saddle with Snooty Fox (yes, it sold!) and Nan was GREAT to do business with! I highly recommend her shop. She is very helpful, and if you are looking for something in particular they are always friendly people to call in my experience.
                      Lorelei Farm - Welsh and Riding Ponies - Visit us on Facebook!
                      Breeding show quality Welsh Ponies for hunters, dressage and driving!


                      • #12
                        I used to go to the Grey Pony Saddlery in Highland, MD all the time. Show clothes, boots, saddles, all kinds of stuff: http://www.greypony.com

                        Visited Maryland Saddlery too, near Hunt Valley, MD, once. They kind of blew my mind. http://www.marylandsaddlery.com/

                        Near where I live now, there's Old Frontier in Grovetown, GA (I don't think they have a website but they're like two doors down from the Boots, Bridles, and Britches in Grovetown. [Unfortunately, BB&B doesn't have consignment]

                        And then there's Oak Manor Saddlery in Aiken, SC: http://www.oakmanorsaddlery.com/
                        The Trials and Jubilations of a Twenty-Something Re-rider
                        Happy owner of Kieran the mostly-white-very-large-not-pony.


                        • #13

                          Just bumping !


                          • #14

                            they have online consignment stuff, and they have a GREAT little shop!! also if you call them, Lynn (owner) or Nicole (employee) will probably tell you what they have beyond what's on their website!! They are FABULOUS!!
                            Teaching Horseback Riding Lessons: A Practical Training Manual for Instructors

                            Stop Wasting Hay and Extend Consumption Time With Round Bale Hay Nets!!


                            • #15
                              When I moved to California I was told about the sticker shock. Then I found http://www.sandiegosaddlery.net/
                              Lovely brick and mortar shop that does have some online and will happily ship it to you. Lovely ladies who are versed in both western and english disciplines. Bonus they always always have show shirts and breeches on show weekend when the big stores don't.
                              Adoring fan of A Fine Romance
                              Originally Posted by alicen:
                              What serious breeder would think that a horse at that performance level is push button? Even so, that's still a lot of buttons to push.


                              • #16
                                Another vote for ISellTack.com
                                Mid-Atlantic Equitation Festival,Scholarships and College Fair
                                November 11-13, 2016


                                • #17
                                  Originally posted by ParadoxFarm View Post
                                  When I was in GA, I visited the Snooty Fox that lucasb recommends. Cute shop. It took me a while to find it, though, if I remember!
                                  I'm pretty sure the same thing happened to me looking for this place. We finally found it & it wasn't open. so I've been there but I haven't been there.

                                  I second Middleburg Tack. My new fave is in Aberdeen, NC between Southern Pines proper and the horse park...1 block off Hwy 1 so it's very easy to find. Barn Door Consignments...it's a little shop but b/c of being in horse country, they get some of the best stuff. They have top notch stuff and you'll find driving, racing, h/j, dressage, eventing, and western stuff alongside books, gifty stuff, etc. The day I was in there last week a guy came to consign some Texas Longhorn horns. They hung 'em on the wall next to some paintings done by a horse. Just fun! I got a ton of stuff for next to nothing. And the owners/staff are great.


                                  • #18
                                    Another vote for The Snooty Fox! Tues - Sat, 10AM-6PM, located in the Alpharetta Business Center. Coming south/west on Hwy 9, it is the first right (0.1 miles) you can make after Wills Rd, across from Sky Carwash (next to the Ferrari dealership, which is on the corner of Wills Rd and Hwy 9). I miss it!!!
                                    If we have to nail on talent, it's not talent.
                                    Founder, Higher Standards Leather Care Addicts Anonymous


                                    • #19
                                      2nd Round Tack located in Chagrin Saddlery. Chagrinsaddlery.com


                                      • #20
                                        Nan at Snooty Fox is super nice.

                                        I also like MBurg Tack Exchange and of course Premier Tack Outlet.
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