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Anyone Buy from horseloverz.com?

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  • Anyone Buy from horseloverz.com?

    I did an online search yesterday for a saddle pad I was looking for and I found a great deal on horseloverz.com Has anyone bought anything from them? And if so, what was your experience? I don't want to order something if the shipping is going to be outrageous and it will take forever to get it, even if it is a great deal.

  • #2
    I've never ordered from them, however I have heard from A LOT of people that shipping is PAINFULLY slow. Could take acouple WEEKS until it is even sent out. But then I also have heard that some get their item in just a few days.
    I'd say if you don't need it anytime soon, go for it. Esp. if it is a good deal!

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    • #3
      I've ordered from them probably a dozen times. My last order was the only one that was slow- that that was because one item was due in within a week and they waited for it. Could they have called, sure, but it didn't bother me much. I order almost every time they run the free shipping special. Once the order leaves, it's usually to me in NY in 1-2 days. It does take them a few days to a week to pack it up though.

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      • #4
        My husband ordered from them once (christmas gifts for me) and I ordered from them once. I had no trouble with them as far as shipping time either time- they can have some really good deals too. Just read carefullly to make sure an item is not being drop shipped or on back order.
        You also might check around online and see if you can't find any coupon codes for them as I think there are some out there, I just haven't needed to order anything from them lately so i'm not sure. They often have ones for money off, percentage off, or free shipping.
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        • #5
          I ordered from them. Once. I ordered some things for DD's birthday, and placed the order about 5 weeks ahead. They shipped a couple of items, but the others were back ordered. They never did send them, and I had a terrible time getting my $$ back (they'd charged me for them when ordered). I wouldn't buy from them again.
          A proud friend of bar.ka.

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          • #6
            I ordered from them once. Very very cheap prices. Took about 3 weeksish to get my items, but once I did, they were all as-advertised and quite fine. I was happy with my order.

            I think it's the tradeoff - you get really rock-bottom prices, but the service end isn't what you'd get if you were paying full retail value. Gotta prioritize like that.

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            • #7
              I've ordered from them quite a bit. Never had a problem

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              • #8
                Yup

                Ordered from them - it always seems a bit disconnected because it is difficult (though not impossible) to speak to a human. For the record, I have had no issues with returns either.

                Delivery is slow but prices are great on certain items so if you are not in a rush then yes to horseloverz

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                • #9
                  I have ordered from them alot in the past and never had any problems. Plus I have got some really nice stuff for super cheap.

                  Bobbi
                  Bobbi
                  ~ Jus Passed My Zipper aka Spanky, 11yo QH gelding.
                  ~ Muskogee, 2yo Oldenburg Colt.

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                  • #10
                    I order from them quite a bit, shipping was always very fast.
                    To be loved by a horse, or by any animal, should fill us with awe-
                    for we have not deserved it.
                    Marion Garretty

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                    • #11
                      I've ordered from them a fair amount, usually through Ebay auctions. The shipping is pretty steep, but I haven't had trouble receiving my items.
                      "Beware the hobby that eats."
                      Benjamin Franklin

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                      • #12
                        If you do a search, they are all over the Off Course section. I had a HORRIBLE experience with them and will never order from them again... don't care how good the deal is.

                        In general my observation seems to be that they are good only about 50% of the time.

                        One of their CS reps, Maria, is a member of COTH and routinely has to do PR cleanup.
                        Dreaming in Color

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                        • #13
                          Ordered a saddle pad and some socks from their big clearance a couple weeks ago... got everything I ordered at an awesome price, and it shipped out quickly. My only beef is that they sent the package delivery confirmation. I work during the day when my mail comes, so instead of having the box just dropped off at my door, I ended up having to drive down to the post office to pick it up.
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                          • #14
                            Have before, won't again. Search Off Course section.

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                            • #15
                              I've used them several times and had good experiences. Don't like the high shipping costs (and the fact that I have to pay PA sales tax b/c I live in PA). But, everything I've bought from them has been shipped out within 1-2 days, and arrives 1-2 days after that.

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                              • #16
                                I've bought from them like 5 times (they have an ebay store too where you can get even better deals) and have always had great experiences. I trust them.
                                Katie

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                                • #17
                                  I got a new IRH ATH in the hard to find 7 long oval size for 60.00 from their ebay store. I was a little leery about buying from them because I had heard a few shipping nightmare stories but lo and behold my helmet arrived in less than a week. I'm pleased as punch and would order from them again.

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                                  • #18
                                    I order with them often, they have very good prices, but be aware of their (bad) return policy, and that it usually takes a really long time to get to you.

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                                    • #19
                                      I've ordered from them quite a few times and never had any problems. Shipping was always fast and easy for me. Something to consider - they will sometimes have the same item on ebay for a lower price, but with higher shipping than their website (ex: a sheet for $49 on their site plus $7.95 shipping, same sheet on ebay for $35 plus $12 shipping). Whenever I do order from them, I search both ebay and their site to see which is the better deal. Last year I got some GREAT turnout sheets (1200D, waterproof, etc) for $30 on their ebay listing. Same sheets were $55+ on their site. I've also returned stuff to them without any trouble.

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                                      • #20
                                        Love them. The closest tack store to where I live is 5 hours away. I do a lot of online ordering. Horseloverz.com is one of the better ones, IMHO.

                                        As for talking to a human, I've called them twice and always talked to an actual person, just off the 1-800 number on the website. They answer emails, but if you follow-up with a call, it is better.

                                        Some of their stuff is less than half the price of other online stores, and they often have a better selection of sizes and colours.
                                        Lifestyle coordinator for Zora, Spooky, Wolfgang and Warrior

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