28 Questions to Ask When Buying a Barrel Horse

Are you in the process of buying a barrel horse? If so, I am so excited for you! There is nothing like getting a brand new horse and seeing where the two of you can go. It opens up so many more doors to opportunity and fun.


That being said, be prepared to open your pocket book nice and wide. With barrel racing becoming more and more popular the cost of a barrel horse has gone up quite a bit in the past few years. Even a prospect with barrel horse bloodlines will set your back several thousand dollars. If you are looking for a seasoned barrel horse, be prepared to spend five figures or more.


Because buying a barrel horse is such a large investment, you need to be sure that you are making the right choice. There would be nothing worse than spending your hard earned money only to find that you had made a horrible pick.