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  • Should i cut back my saddle pad?
  • Will built up saddle pad fix my saddle problem?

 
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    07-15-2009, 05:14 PM
  #11
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I give all my thanks to the person(xicexveinsx) that helped me!! And she saved me from selling my awesome barrel saddle and buying a new one!!
     
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    07-15-2009, 05:16 PM
  #12
Green Broke
But you did not fix anything by simply raising the saddle. Now your weight is being distributed differently and will still mess up his back. But whatever, not my horse, not my problem.
     
    07-15-2009, 05:24 PM
  #13
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Hwo will it mess up his back?
     
    07-15-2009, 05:37 PM
  #14
Started
Pretty saddle. =]
     
    07-15-2009, 05:39 PM
  #15
Green Broke
Quote:
Originally Posted by iridehorses    
The build up will not change the angle of the bars on your saddle. It's helpful for a horse with a proper back for the angle of the bars but with a higher and more narrow wither area.

If your saddle does not fit his back the build up pad will not work and you are still left with the problem of hurting your horse. The bars of a saddle need to lay flat. If they are the wrong angle then the edges of the bars will be digging into his back.




^^^^ Did you read this??????????? That's why it will mess up his back!
     
    07-15-2009, 06:29 PM
  #16
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If fits every where else,
     
    07-15-2009, 09:52 PM
  #17
Weanling
Even with the pad it looks too wide to me. I think luvstoride hit it on the nose. Sorry, sometimes the saddle we love just doesnt work for our horse.
     
    07-15-2009, 09:54 PM
  #18
Yearling
I think you should sell your saddle and just get a new one. I don't see how that would be difficult.
     
    07-15-2009, 10:10 PM
  #19
Green Broke
She's already bought the nice new (and probably expensive) saddle pad...Kinda a bad situation. It looked better. I'd try asking an experienced adult or horseman/trainer, or bring pictures to a tack shop manager and see what they think.
If it really dosen't fit I'd get a new saddle.
     
    07-15-2009, 10:16 PM
  #20
Weanling
Gorgeous saddle! And it looks like a good fit to me. My old saddle used to sit like that and then I got a pad like this Supreme Classic Vented Saddle Pad: Saddles Tack Horse Supplies - ChickSaddlery.com and it solved the problem so I do believe if you get the correct pad and have a minor problem it can be fixed.
     

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