Need to know right now... - The Horse Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 03-03-2009, 07:34 PM Thread Starter
Weanling
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 432
• Horses: 2
Need to know right now...

I just completely submerged my Bridled in a bowl of Neats Foot Oil to darken it. My plans are to soak it over night and then lay it out in the sun in the morning. Then repeat the process.

Did I just make things difficult for my self?

To let you know the bridle did need some oiling anyways.
Velvetgrace is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 03-03-2009, 07:57 PM
Foal
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Missouri
Posts: 97
• Horses: 5
The only downside to that is the residue that it will leave on your horse when he sweats. It will be sort of oily! You can buy leather dyes also
bilyeuamber is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 03-03-2009, 09:49 PM Thread Starter
Weanling
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 432
• Horses: 2
Thanks for the reply. I decided to let it soak for about 2 hrs and then let it dry for a while. It looks very dark right now, as compared to it was a golden color before. I was kinda thinking the same thing about the residue, so I hope I did not do too much all at once.
Velvetgrace is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

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

Password:


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

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









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.



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