Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Kansas in the summer, Kentucky most of the time
well, a running martingale DOES let the horse stretch out. I think you are thinking of a standing martingale, which is directly attached to the horse's head and restricts head and neck movement. You find a SM a lot in hunters while the RM is prefered for eventing and showjumping.
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