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  • Bio fit pad for swayback horse
  • Wither pad for swayback

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    03-08-2013, 12:16 AM
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Foal
Swayback or just high withers

I am looking into purchasing a proper pad and saddle for my new boy. Based upon these pictures (taken by previous owner) would you consider him to be swayback or just high withers?



     
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    03-08-2013, 12:18 AM
  #2
Green Broke
I'd say high withers. I'm sure he could probably benefit from a pad for a sway backed horse.
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    03-08-2013, 12:35 AM
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Green Broke
My TB is like that, I say high withers. I use a biofit pad to fill in the area, works great.

     
    03-08-2013, 12:43 AM
  #4
Foal
Thank you for the input!

For those of you with a high withered horse, what saddle do you have?

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    03-08-2013, 12:57 AM
  #5
Green Broke
For my TB I have a circle Y, flex 2. Will post a pic. With the pad it keeps it nice level and off his withers.

     
    03-08-2013, 01:05 AM
  #6
Foal
Thank you! That is a beautiful saddle!
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    03-08-2013, 01:09 AM
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Green Broke
Thank you!
     
    03-08-2013, 03:03 AM
  #8
Weanling
Not sway backed, just high withers and no topline...
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    03-08-2013, 09:21 AM
  #9
Foal
These pictures don't really do him justice. Here's a better one to show his beauty. I hope to put some weight on him, build up his top line, and get some miles on him (just not until he is comfortable).

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    03-08-2013, 02:18 PM
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Green Broke
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Originally Posted by jdublu    
These pictures don't really do him justice. Here's a better one to show his beauty. I hope to put some weight on him, build up his top line, and get some miles on him (just not until he is comfortable).

Good looker there!!!
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