Cheap Horse Rugs

Whilst the quality of the horse rug you buy is very important, there's still some money to be saved if you shop around. Here are some tips to help you find a cheap horse rug.

Firstly it's important not to sacrifice quality just to save yourself a few pounds. Horse rugs are an important part of caring for your horse. A really cheap horse rug may be made of poor material which won't protect your horse or keep it warm. It's important to buy something that will last and does what it is meant to.

Do your research

There's plenty of places to buy a horse rug from and they are bound to all differ in price. Shop around and write down the prices of what you find. This way you can keep a record of where you can find the cheapest horse rugs.

Look online as well as local shops. There's loads of equine stores online and many will offer some great discounts on horse rugs. Online equine shops are always offering great prices and advice. There are a handful of equine clearance stores on the internet so finding a cheap horse rug shouldn't be too hard. Just ensure you don't choose one of poor quality.

First, try shopping around. You might be surprised what you can find.

Second hand horse rugs

One of the cheapest ways of buying a horse rug is second hand. Have a look at your yard, speak to your horsey friends or check the local papers and magazines. If someone is selling a horse rug second hand, it's sure to be cheap.

You should be careful here. It's best to make sure that the second hand horse rug isn't old and too worn! It's best to inspect the second hand horse rug before you buy it so you can check that it's still of good quality. You could even ask what make and type it is so you can see how much it would cost to buy new.

If you buy a cheap second hand horse rug, make sure you take a good look at it first.

Avoid cheap horse rugs unless you are sure

It's very important to remember a cheap horse rug might be of poor quality. But by doing some research or by buying a decent second hand rug, you can find some great cheap horse rugs out there.

Read our horse rugs page for more information.