Breast Collars for Gaited Horses-Straight Across?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Breast Collars for Gaited Horses-Straight Across?

This is a discussion on Breast Collars for Gaited Horses-Straight Across? within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • Straight breast collar for horses
  • Straight breast collars horses

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    05-05-2012, 12:56 AM
  #1
Foal
Thumbs down Breast Collars for Gaited Horses-Straight Across?

Hello!

I recently purchased my very first gaited horse. He moves beautifully and is wonderfully naturally gaited.

When I bought him, the owner asked me if I rode with a breast collar. When I said that I did, she suggested that one that goes between his front legs may affect his action and movements. She showed me the one that she uses- it just goes straight across the chest- no strap connecting it to the girth.

I was just wondering if anyone else has heard of these? Or maybe knows what they are called? I would like to look into purchasing one, but I am having no luck finding one because I don't know what they're called.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    05-05-2012, 10:26 AM
  #2
Super Moderator
I think they are called a breast girth.
I've never heard of the breast plate interfering with gait action, but I do know that you have to be careful using a plain breast girth because of it's placement.
Have seen them listed on places like Horse.com, Stateline tack, Dover saddlery, and places that have a good selection of english items.
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Opinions about breast/pulling collars please WalkerLady Horse Tack and Equipment 15 05-03-2011 11:58 AM
2 Western Leather Breast Collars Velvetgrace Tack and Equipment Classifieds 0 04-05-2010 02:03 PM
Breast Collars sunshineo0o Western Riding 25 12-11-2009 07:36 AM
Attaching and Fitting Western Breast Collars Velvetgrace Horse Tack and Equipment 4 05-23-2009 06:19 PM
Breast collars ddewey Horse Tack and Equipment 3 11-04-2008 10:05 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:33 AM.


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