Show us your bit! - Page 5
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Show us your bit!

This is a discussion on Show us your bit! within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        11-09-2008, 03:11 AM
      #41
    Foal
    Thanks JDI, I would go to the Happymouth but he just didn't seem to ride well in it for some reason. My trainer got it for me for Christmas and I was told to check it after every ride to make sure there were no sharp or ridged parts( this was told to me by my mom because she loves this bit) But my mom and I ride together 2-3 times a week and she even could see the fits he was throwing. When I switched he was immediatly beter. Lol
    The rubber bit is much thicker then the Happymouth bit and I thought I was doing a nice thing for him being that I am not perfect, and he used to be a lesson horse but the lesson people didn't like to ride him because if you didn't ride him with almost perfect hands he would LET YOU KNOW!! (if you know what I mean) So I guess I will just keep him in this since I am Just now training with a pro trainer (start tomorrow) and I am sure she will let me know what she thinks, but I definitely won't let anybody get me in to any thing more harsh.
    Thanks again!!
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        11-09-2008, 11:17 AM
      #42
    Showing
    Cool! Best of luck!!
    Some horses just don't like certain types of bits, so good on you for realizing that and finding a bit he does like instead of sticking with something that just doens't work.
         
        11-09-2008, 08:57 PM
      #43
    Weanling
    Had Fella in a full cheek snaffle with a single joint....he did not seem to like it much, chewing and pushing on it. At the advice of my riding instructor/horse trainer I switched to this Kimberwicke....



    He seems a lot happier in it!
         
        11-13-2008, 03:22 PM
      #44
    Foal
    I ride Pogo in the martha Josey Million dollar bit
         

    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



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:27 PM.


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