Care of a Western Saddle
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Care of a Western Saddle

Care of a Western Saddle Vegetable-tanned leather is incredibly durable, eco-friendly, and beautiful leather that improves with age. It is the oldest form of leather tanning in the world, recipes and skills have been handed down from generation to generation, the basic principles have not changed since 6000 BCE. Using the natural tannins found in…

Western Saddle Sweat Marks
Saddle Fit | Article of Interest

Western Saddle Sweat Marks

Western Saddle Sweat Marks There is a great deal of misunderstanding in the equine world with respect to dry spots and what they indicate. Not all dry spots are bad, but you have to understand the mitigating factors and learn to read what the dry spots are telling you. Much has transpired over the years…

WHAT IS the big deal about CUSTOM SADDLE FIT?
Saddle Fit | Article of Interest

WHAT IS the big deal about CUSTOM SADDLE FIT?

WHAT IS THE BIG DEAL ABOUT CUSTOM SADDLE FIT? Saddle fit is a big deal! Horse backs are all unique along their length and many angles; they change throughout their life-cycle, degrees of fitness, and many are not symmetrical. However, once your horse reaches maturity, his bone structure will remain relatively the same so a…