Originally Posted by unclearthur
Grakles are strong nosebands, even the Mexican version pictured. I used one on a horse that pulled, but if you don't need it there's little point. Currently we have one horse who jumps in a plain cavesson and one in a grakle with long cheek snaffle (steering issues when he's excited!)
On the basis that it's less comfortable to wear, and it's only looking pretty, I wouldn't bother :)
Thanks for the reply, I won't buy her this bridle, going to look for a pretty cavesson so we can have the best of both worlds!