Proper Riders position in a western saddle
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Proper Riders position in a western saddle

Proper Riders position in a western saddle By Dr. Sue Dyson A British study has raised the possibility riders are saddling their horses with problems, many may not be sitting well in the saddle, with the potential to cause problems for their mount. The Animal Health Trust pilot study set out to investigate some basic aspects…

Proper Riders position in a western saddle
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Proper Riders position in a western saddle

Correct Position For Western Riding … Something that saddle fitters know but that’s often the last thing riders think of: it’s their riding position as much as the saddle fit that’s affecting their horse’s back and movement. In this Guest Post, ‘Classical Seat’ trainer Heather Moffett looks at how the rider’s seat can make movement harder…