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    01-09-2012, 12:10 AM
Question Need advice on best saddle pad

I own a 15hh MFT and my saddle is a Henry Miller plantation saddle (Buena Vista model w/horn). I need advice on the proper pad for this saddle, as well as the best saddle pad for my horse. Any advice?
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    01-09-2012, 04:04 PM
Well I see that they look like an english/dressage saddle. So you could try out a saddle pad for dressage or english depending on how long the saddle flaps are.
    01-09-2012, 07:41 PM

This is a picture of the saddle. I have a traditional rectangular saddle pad for it that fits OK - all of the leather on the saddle is on the pad without too much margin of the pad underneath. I know there are better pads on the market, though, and feel like I might need to get something more suited for this saddle and comfortable for my horse. I'm completely overwhelmed with what is available, though.
    01-09-2012, 08:37 PM
Green Broke
Go to Look at the tucker cool back and Southwest coolback pads. That store gives exact measurements of the pads and they are pretty good pads without being insanely expensive. Run about $80. I ride in a large australian and took me awhile to get a pad that fits.

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