Type of bit for my Spotted Draft
Just joined the forum and am looking for some advice on bit types. I normally start young horses in an O-ring snaffle, like many others, but wanted some input as to the bits used with drafts. I have a 5 and 1/2 y.o. Spotted Draft (Paint/Clydesdale), who is still green, but doing well under saddle. I am currently riding him in a snaffle, but it has a slight twist and cheek bars. I have used an O-ring, but found it ineffective. This bit seems to be okay, but are there other bits that work well for these big mouths and aren't harsh? He flexes laterally beautifully, working on vertical, not trained to neck rein yet, just wanted some ideas. I appreciate any feedback. Thanks!