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Are Used Beval Junior saddles as hard to find as Nanny Ponies?!

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  • Are Used Beval Junior saddles as hard to find as Nanny Ponies?!

    I think I want to get my oldest daughter a Beval Junior (a used one) and have been checking various used saddle websites to no avail. She needs a 15 inch. Anyone have luck finding one of these lovely saddles and if so, where did you find it? Any tips? I know the saddle needs to fit the pony and the child so I'll be sure to get the trainer's approval.

    Thanks so much!
    Last edited by Limerick; Jan. 11, 2010, 08:34 AM. Reason: title change

  • #2
    Beval has a 15" on their used saddle website right now...



    • Original Poster

      It's out on trial.


      • #4
        It also says their PJ Delgrange is out on trial, but when I went to the store on Saturday it was back in stock.

        Call Beval when they open tomorrow morning...they haven't updated their web site in over a week.


        • #5


          Beval Princeton in a 15 inch...


          • #6
            They are DA BOMB and tough to come by. Sarah has one its a 13inch and you could not pry it from my cold dead hands. i got a GREAT deal on mine on ebay( just dumb luck) I have a 14 inch already promised to us from a good friends daughter who will not need it when we are ready for it( about 2 years I think) and if I stumble on a 15 I am grabbing that one too LOL!! Mine is in great condition and seems to be standing up to the pressure of traveling from barn to barn barn pretty well. I am a HUGE Beval fan.
            If you are lucky enough to ride, you are lucky enough.


            • #7
              Another 15" Beval Jr, $799:



              • Original Poster

                Originally posted by Eq4Me View Post
                Thank you!!!
                I sent them an email-it looks lovely.

                I can see why many prefer the Bevals to the Pessoas.


                • #9
                  B 23


                  This place is GREAT. They are honest and they have a great trial program.

                  GOOD LUCK!!

                  This is a 16, but it might work. Ask your trainer??
                  Live in the sunshine.
                  Swim in the sea.
                  Drink the wild air.


                  • Original Poster

                    16 will be too big-this kid is barely 80 lbs.

                    Thanks though.


                    • #11
                      Sorry to hijack, but I am trying to find a tad coffin pony saddle. (Which is even harder to find than the used Beval junior, have one of those). The tad coffin pony saddle is marked a 16 inch (although it actually measures a 15.5). If any sharp eyed COTH readers see one please let me know.


                      • #12
                        Tad Coffin 16"

                        I found a 16" Tad on TackTrader when I was looking for a saddle. It's still listed as being available. I don't know the seller and there's no picture, but it sounds like it's in good shape. Here's the link to the ad in case you are interested : http://www.tacktrader.com/show_item....2&share_this=Y
                        Riding: The art of keeping a horse between you and the ground. - Author Unknown


                        • #13
                          Thank you hunterhorse22 I just e-mailed on that saddle.