Navel piercings anyone? - The Horse Forum

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 09:45 AM Thread Starter
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 3,332
• Horses: 4
Navel piercings anyone?

I am really wanting to get my belly button pierced, my only fear is that it could get ripped out while riding,i ride western so its more of a possibility with a western saddle,

What is your experience when riding with belly button piercings, good or bad?


Baby, Sparta, Carmen, Henry, Hooch, Mercedes, Butterscotch
lilkitty90 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 09:52 AM
Started
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 1,558
• Horses: 0
I had one, back when I was younger, and I never had a problem with pain or it getting caught. I did end up taking it out because it was constantly getting rubbed and dirty from barn activities, and it would never heal. Good luck!
Posted via Mobile Device
OutOfTheLoop is offline  
post #3 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 10:14 AM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Melbourne
Posts: 1,089
• Horses: 2
I find my jods more annoying the the saddle. I have had my belt buckle catch it OW. If your worried about the saddle pop a band aid over it.
Posted via Mobile Device
Prinella is offline  
post #4 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 10:18 AM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Edmonton, AB
Posts: 782
• Horses: 2
I have mine and have no problems. I used to have the bottom of my belly button pierced to and it would get caught sometimes so I took that out. I've had the top done for 10 years now and never had it get caught.
NicoleS11 is offline  
post #5 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 01:37 PM Thread Starter
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 3,332
• Horses: 4
I had never thought of the tape idea! I did so much as to think there might be one of those clear fillers, that you would put in your ears, when you went to work so that is wouldn't be noticeable, but I never thought of tape, hahaha, I would definitely want to get the top portion of my belly buton pierced instead of the bottom.


Baby, Sparta, Carmen, Henry, Hooch, Mercedes, Butterscotch
lilkitty90 is offline  
post #6 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 01:40 PM
Ink
Weanling
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 742
• Horses: 1
Ew, my sister-in-law had one until it got caught on her shirt one day and ripped clean out. I personally would never get one, but if you do, be careful with it.
Ink is offline  
post #7 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 01:40 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Great White North
Posts: 662
• Horses: 0
I've had my navel pierced since I was 13 and have never had any problems, If your riding change the ring so its not a danlgy one that will get caught in your pants or belt buckle.

Last edited by Evansk; 06-12-2012 at 01:41 PM. Reason: spelling error..lol
Evansk is offline  
post #8 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 01:46 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: abilene,tx
Posts: 4,229
• Horses: 4
I have one and havw never had a problem as long a.s you don't slide you belly alomg the saddle wheb dismounting you should be just fine :) just stick with a simple barbell no danglies for riding. I also ride western no buckle or rubbing just keep it clean
Posted via Mobile Device

Last edited by BarrelracingArabian; 06-12-2012 at 01:53 PM.
BarrelracingArabian is offline  
post #9 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 01:56 PM Thread Starter
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 3,332
• Horses: 4
haha I usually dismount weirdly, I use my stirrup as like a step to lower myself to the ground, I love that my horse puts up with me. Lol I don't wear big western buckles but I do occasionally a belt with my pants, but i've been paying attention to how my pants sit and rub when I am sitting and getting up, and as long as I put it in the top portion it wont be touched unless I am wearing a huge dangly ring instead of just a normal barbell


Baby, Sparta, Carmen, Henry, Hooch, Mercedes, Butterscotch
lilkitty90 is offline  
post #10 of 11 Old 06-12-2012, 02:00 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: abilene,tx
Posts: 4,229
• Horses: 4
You should be fine :) just be aware of where your belly button is when getting off
Posted via Mobile Device
BarrelracingArabian is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
piercings bigbull General Off Topic Discussion 21 01-13-2011 04:29 PM
Navel Ill Tralauney Draft Horses 0 10-22-2010 09:57 PM
Navel infection, advice? trailhorserider Horse Breeding 17 07-25-2010 10:37 AM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome