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post #1 of 8 Old 02-26-2012, 11:19 PM Thread Starter
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Need help with what color tack to get..

I'm looking to get a new saddle but have run into a problem. What color saddle would look good on my Grullo QH gelding Wolf? Here is a picture of my boy to give you an idea of what he looks like atm.




And here is a link to a saddle that I used to always want..Would that medium oil color look alright? or no? American Saddlery Bear Trap Rancher Saddle - Horse.com

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post #2 of 8 Old 02-26-2012, 11:28 PM
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The medium is the darker of the two, yes? If it is, I vote yes for it. I think any darker color would look good on him, as far as the saddle/bridle/breast collar go.

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post #3 of 8 Old 02-28-2012, 03:50 PM
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I really like yellow on grullas....But a darker saddle I think. He'd look good in quite a few colors actually....I think anything you'd want to put him in.

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post #4 of 8 Old 02-28-2012, 06:18 PM
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I would definitely go with the darker of those two :) Handsome boy!
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post #5 of 8 Old 02-28-2012, 11:53 PM
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I think the darker would look good on him. He's handsome.
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post #6 of 8 Old 02-29-2012, 01:52 AM
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I suggest medium or dark brown tack, with teal accents :)
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post #7 of 8 Old 03-01-2012, 04:44 PM
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He is super cute!

He would look great in any medium to dark oil saddle, you could even get away with black, which is coming back into style in the show ring ;)

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post #8 of 8 Old 03-01-2012, 05:14 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks for the replies and compliments everyone :) DH said that I could get some new tack for him as a late anniversary present so the only thing stopping me was what color tack to get.lol Now I can continue my search and hopefully find something before spring.

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