Originally Posted by bilyeuamber
I think this bit is great for giving your horse a clear message. It is broken into 3 pieces, making it more clear to the horse where you want him to go and what you want him to do without being harsh
That totally depends on the horse. I've known just as many horses that hate a three piece as well as those that hate a simple snaffle. So much of it has to do with mouth conformation and jaw construction and teeth settings.
In general, it is a VERY mild bit, yes.