Pros/Cons/Opinions- Argentine dog bone bit
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Pros/Cons/Opinions- Argentine dog bone bit

This is a discussion on Pros/Cons/Opinions- Argentine dog bone bit within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • Argentine dog bone
  • Cobb size dog bone aregentine bit

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    11-26-2011, 02:29 PM
  #1
Green Broke
Pros/Cons/Opinions- Argentine dog bone bit

So my gelding hates the Tom thumb, likes the d-ring and full cheek snaffle with rollers but doesn't respond well in it at all. Now I know people are going to respond "well did you have his teeth checked?" and yes. I did. He is having them floated and wolf teeth removed in two weeks. Now I just bought an argentine sweet iron snaffle with a copper roller. Now any pros/cons/opinions on this bit? Any better/worse then the Tom thumb? Input is appreciated! Thanks.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    11-26-2011, 02:36 PM
  #2
Super Moderator
I think it might make more sense to wait until his teeth are done to reasses the two snaffle bits you listed.
     
    11-26-2011, 02:41 PM
  #3
Green Broke
I know. But I just wanted to know people's opinions on the bit. I won't be riding til his teeth are done.
Posted via Mobile Device
     
    11-26-2011, 03:16 PM
  #4
Green Broke
My wife ride an Argentine on her QH. She went to a med port curb but went back to the Argentine. She says she has more control with it that with the curb.
     
    11-26-2011, 06:15 PM
  #5
Banned
MUCH better bit than the TT.
     
    11-26-2011, 06:26 PM
  #6
Green Broke
I figured since there is no pinching action. And the shanks arent nearly as long. I guess we will see how he likes it aftr his teeth are floated!
Posted via Mobile Device
     

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

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.


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
Holsteiner Pros and COns>> Ak1 Horse Breeds 5 01-13-2011 08:18 AM
pros and cons boxer Draft Horses 9 07-06-2010 12:19 AM
pros & cons for rye grass destnee Horse Health 2 10-19-2008 05:13 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:05 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0