Australian Girth Size - Page 2
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Australian Girth Size

This is a discussion on Australian Girth Size within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        07-03-2014, 07:14 PM
      #11
    Foal
    help with aussie saddle

    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Joe4d    
    Wow that is small, I have a 15 hand TWH that isnt that big using a 34" on my Aussi saddles. SO big fat horses and big giant legs, My forst Aussi saddle came with leathers so long I couldnt reach the stirrups at it's shortest setting. And I am 6 foot tall !
    I'm new to this forum so bear with me as I'm not sure how it works.I just retired my 50 lb gaited saddle for a lighter aussie. My foxtrotter mare is 17+ hands and is warmblood size so I got a wide tree felt lined aussie as I read they fit big horses better . Is this true? I did try a regular padded aussie on her and it didn't fit her. I change the girthing system to western rigging which she likes better and I can get it a lot tighter than with the aussie girth. I added a crupper today and she didn't mind it but wanted to be sure I had it adjusted right as I've never used one. I can fit two fingers under the tail part and the rest has a very small amount of play. Is this correct? Is the felt type of liner on my aussie supportive enough I also use a very thin aussie pad plus a smx air ride fleece barrel pad under that. I'm concerned that when Im in the saddle I can fit two finger under the front compared to four fingers on my old gaitedsaddle. Id appreciate any thoughts!
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    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:

    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

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    WTS or Trade! Large English Girth (Also-WTB Size 48 Girth..) Icyred Tack and Equipment Classifieds 3 08-16-2010 07:07 PM
    australian girth fit jkottre Horse Tack and Equipment 1 11-18-2009 06:13 AM
    English Girth size, convert to Western Cinch Size...Help! Equina Horse Tack and Equipment 10 01-16-2009 07:18 PM
    girth size sophiecat2201 Horse Tack and Equipment 3 04-11-2008 03:19 PM
    Girth Size....? and Saddle Size.....? BluMagic Horse Tack and Equipment 6 12-27-2007 10:51 AM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:57 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0