need saddle advice where to buy

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

need saddle advice where to buy

This is a discussion on need saddle advice where to buy within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        07-20-2011, 02:03 PM
    need saddle advice where to buy

    Hey guys i'm buying a saddle and I need one that's 18 and a half seat. Short flap with an adjustable gullet.i live in NJ and went to ricks and they said none of the brands they carry have a short flap.I'm hoping maybe one of you know a saddle brand where I can get this kind of saddle. I would like synthetic but leather is okay.i was originally going to spend 700 so I really wouldn't want to spend more than 1k.
    Sponsored Links
        07-20-2011, 02:32 PM
    Are you looking for new or used?

    If you want used, there are plenty of on-line places to buy saddles.
        07-20-2011, 02:34 PM
    I don't care if its new or used but im having a hard time finding short flap
        07-20-2011, 02:36 PM
    Green Broke
    Have you tried or ebay?
        07-20-2011, 02:39 PM
    HorseClicks, Bits & Barter, Craigslist.

    You need to know what type of saddle you want, not that it's just a short flap.

    Are you looking for jumping, close contact, or all purpose? Even some dressage saddles have short flaps nowadays.
        07-20-2011, 02:42 PM
    All purpose
        07-20-2011, 02:43 PM
    You have a range of brands, then. Stubben, Wintec, Pessoa, Crosby, Collegiate, etc.

    Many used AP saddles are offered for sale on consignment or on-line.
        07-20-2011, 02:55 PM
    Green Broke
    There's also and Good luck and let us know if you find something!
        07-20-2011, 03:07 PM
    Super Moderator
    Some saddles can be "cut down" if it is only the flap that is too long.
        07-20-2011, 03:14 PM
    That is a few more shopping places bookmarked, like the bits and barter

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

    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:
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:


    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.

    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    saddle advice ? RadHenry09 Horse Tack and Equipment 3 09-24-2010 07:45 PM
    Saddle advice for my TWH snoggle Horse Tack and Equipment 12 03-18-2010 02:31 PM
    Advice on a jumping saddle? + Saddle fit jmagdavidson Horse Tack and Equipment 3 08-05-2009 07:05 AM
    Saddle Advice? aneternalflame Horse Tack and Equipment 2 05-26-2009 10:14 AM
    Need saddle advice eventing4life Horse Tack and Equipment 2 11-27-2008 06:34 AM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:23 PM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0