into purchasing a Gypsy Vanner or a Drum Horse,
cost is obviously part of the equation. Due to
their rarity and the cost of importing original
stock, the average price for a Gypsy Vanner seems
to still be in the $20,000.00 range, and that
of a Drum Horse is around $10,000.00. Of course
gender, lineage, proven ability in a certain discipline,
training and various other details, can drive
cost up or down. If you are waiting for prices
to come down, it probably will not happen anytime
soon. The popularity of these breeds and their
new found versatility both are likely to keep
the prices high.
of Gypsy Vanner and Drum Horse owners are average
middle-income individuals. Most people save for
their purchase, others have taken out personal
loans and some have even used Credit Cards or
cashed in CDs. Some breeders offer payment plans,
but be aware that these plans usually do not extend
beyond 6 months and most of the time, the buyer
takes over all of the horse's expenses (vet, farrier
and board) once the agreement has been signed.
Also, more often than not, because the horse has
been removed from the market, any amount of the
money that has been paid, in non-refundable, should
you decide not to follow through with the purchase.
potential buyers to do their research and not
settle on the first "good deal" or even
the most expensive horse that comes along, just
as in any other situation, "You get what
you pay for and sometimes you don't". Please
do you research!!
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