Greenhawk Quality - The Horse Forum
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 6 Old 09-01-2008, 04:24 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Calgary, AB
Posts: 740
• Horses: 2
Greenhawk Quality

Hi everyone =)

Just wondering if anybody knows how good quality Greenhawk's "Saddle Packages" are.. some of the prices seem too good to be true!
azarni is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 6 Old 09-01-2008, 06:50 PM
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 269
• Horses: 2
H.D.R is a pretty decent brand, French I believe, could be wrong though. I tried one when looking for a saddle, pretty comfy but didn't fit the horse right.

I would stay away from the other one though, it looks cheaply made.

I've had lots of success with used saddles as long as you can try them out before you buy.

Good Luck.

The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse's ears. ~Arabian Proverb
.A.j. is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old 09-01-2008, 07:32 PM Thread Starter
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Calgary, AB
Posts: 740
• Horses: 2
Thanks A.J :)
azarni is offline  
post #4 of 6 Old 09-02-2008, 01:37 AM
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 11,772
• Horses: 0
HDR isn't bad, the supra is very cheaply made. Having said that, it is the ONLY saddle that I've sat in that has put my pelvis completely neutral.

The lovely images above provided by CVLC Photography
JustDressageIt is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old 09-11-2008, 06:11 PM
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 12,205
• Horses: 2
hmmm...I have never gotten a saddle package but from what I have seen from others who have, the quality of those saddles was never good. They always looked quite stiff and really rough leather. I would use that $1,000 and spend it on a really nice, well known brand and get yourself a used saddle.
my2geldings is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old 09-12-2008, 06:40 AM
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: MD
Posts: 23,907
• Horses: 2
M2G, HDRs are not cheap by themself (not in package). :) I'd recommend to try it somewhere. When I was looking for English saddle I tried HDRs in Dover and didn't like it that much on my back. But it's all matter of taste...
kitten_Val is offline  

Quick Reply

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


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

Email Address:


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

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