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At Good Apple Equine we strive to provide you with as much information about the horse industry as we can. The articles contained here are to help you with your search for tack, blankets and other items related to horses. Looking to learn more about something, feel free to email Valerie@GoodAppleEquine.com and she'll start working on an article to place here.

From the Horse’s Mouth…

Good Apple Equine Guide: Selling Your Used Saddle For Top Dollar

Thinking of selling that saddle you are not using any more?  Want to release its funds for another one?  Well, as they say, it’s so easy to buy, but a lot harder to sell.   So here are a few essential tips based on our years of experience in selling consigned saddles here at Good […]

Western Saddles – Why Is A Wade Tree So Popular?

Wade tree saddles have stood the test of time and many people love the design, comfort factor and adaptability for both horse and rider, when working all day on the ranch, so we thought you may be interested how they came about, and why they are so popular. In the late 1800s Aaron Wade bought […]

Win A Saddle Pad.

During the month of June, when you spend $25 or more at Good Apple Equine, you will receive tickets towards a drawing for this beautiful hand-crafted saddle pad. Tickets are given based on a purchase of $25 or more, with a limit of 6 tickets per transaction. This saddle pad is made by SuckerPads locally […]

Show Us Your Horse Photographs!

Whenever people who are looking for their next saddle come into the store, we always love to see photos of their horses. Not just to be nosey, (well, we are a little bit! 🙂  ), but, actually this is very useful for us, because we can gather a lot more accurate information on the horse’s […]

I Want To Try That!

So, you’re in the process of searching for a saddle for your horse and you want to try some out. Lucky for you Good Apple Equine has a Trial Policy that allows you to take saddles out of the store for a few days and try them out. This allows you to put the saddle on […]

The Sign Says Sale!

English Show Shirts On Sale!!!! We have a ton of inventory of English Show Shirts. We’ve recently sorted them by size and color, so it’s easier to find what you are looking for. All shirts have at least one rat catcher collar and many are brand new with their original tags on them. Come in […]

Working Equitation Play Day Nov 22nd in Ocala Fl.

BOOKING FORM Venue:  Happy Valley Farm, 4250 NW 95th Avenue Rd, Ocala, 34482. Fee for the day: $50 WEIAUSA members $60 non-WEIAUSA members. Auditors: $25 WEIAUSA members $30 non-members Checks payable to Working Equitation Florida please and send to WE Florida, 255 SW 60th Ave, Ocala, Fl. 34474.  Please bring a chair and lunch. We […]

Good Apple Equine Sponsors Working Equitation

Good Apple Equine Consignment is proud to be sponsors of Florida’s Working Equitation – first Introductory Clinics, to be held on SEPTEMBER 19th & 20th at Peninsula Farm, Ocala,  We still have a few places left, so if you want a really fun weekend with your horse and learn a lot too, plus meeting great […]

Store Hours Change!

Just to let you know that we have decided to revert back to 10am to 5pm on Thursdays, but it will still be DOUBLE POINTS day!  We are still open until 4pm on Saturday, which is an extra hour too. STORE HOURS: Sunday:   CLOSED Monday:  CLOSED T/W/T/F:  10am to 5pm Saturday:  10am to 4pm

Sale Day Tomorrow!!

This week we have been rushing around examining our ever-growing inventory and having a good weed out!  To coincide with the famous Tack Shack Yard Sale in Ocala, which runs just a couple of blocks away, we have heavily discounted LOTS of goodies!  Cheap shirts, breeches, boots, clothing, nick-knacks, decor items, and things you may […]