When you buy from equestrian clearance, you can buy rider wear, horse wear and other equestrian items you like at a discount.
When you buy the horse, you will also need to have some basic equipment to make sure that you care for it in a proper way while at the same time you are enjoying the riding activity with your horse. If you have already a country property, you may find that there many things that you will need to care for your horse that you already own like shovels, wheelbarrows and pitchforks that you will need to clean after the horses. They are all the same as these that you buy from the gardening and hardware store.
However, you may have to buy some specialty items like brushes or tack to use when driving or riding. There are items like water troughs and feed that may be re-purposed bucket with barrels. Before you use them, you have to ensure that there are no toxic substances that had been stored in them and they have cleaned out well without leaving any sharp edges.
Even if you may want to buy the saddles, bridles and bits before you even bring the horse in your home, it is always good to wait so that you can get the horse first. This is because the saddle has to fit the horse well so that you and your horse can be happy and comfortable. Some other items like lead ropes, buckets and brushes may be bought before the time while waiting for the horse to reach home. You will also need to have the hay at your home waiting for the horse. You will need grain and supplements. The stable and fence has to be ready and you will have to get the bedding of the horse with enough fresh water.
When it comes to choosing the item for riding from the equestrian clearance, you will have to decide if you want to drive western or English. This helps to choose which tack that you should buy. It is better if you can buy the saddle before you bring the horse to your home since it is the best way that you can try the saddle with your house.
You will need to have a saddle with a cinch or a girth, blanket or a saddle pad, a helmet, bridle and boots with safety stirrups. If you want the horse to drive, then you will need to buy different harness for both heavy and light horse. You should also decide which type of driving that you will do. You will need a helmet, driving whip, sturdy and safe vehicle with harness.
If you are the one who care for your horse, you will need water trough, large buckets or feed tub. You will also require to have heated buckets and water heat if your place experience freezing temperature.
For pasture and barn maintenance, you will need to have manure fork, wheelbarrow, stable broom, pitch fork and a spray if there is a problem of insects in the place.