It is no secret that buying a horse can be expensive! Horse prices vary greatly and can reach $10,000 or more. Many of us may not have this kind of money to spend, but thankfully there are several horse breeds that are often on the cheaper side!"

While they do not tend to be in the six figures as often as Thoroughbreds, some Arabians can cost $20,000 or more, but typically they are on the cheaper end of the spectrum.

Arabian Horses

Quarter Horses are a very popular breed in the equestrian world. These horses make ideal all-around horses and can be successful in a variety of sports.

Adopting a wild Mustang is often cheap, usually around $100-$200. These horses typically have no training and will need a lot of work and probably veterinary care. They are only a suitable choice for experienced equestrians.

Horses are often sold for very cheap prices at horse auctions. Be aware that many horses sold at horse auctions are often there for a few reasons, including that they may be extremely difficult to handle or have health issues.