dont get synthetic it is so uncomfortabe for youandyour horsesback.
What is so wrong with synthetic? Plenty of people ride (and even show) in synthetic saddles (Wintec comes to my mind immediately besides the Thorowgood). They are easy in maintenance plus not everyone can afford a nice leather saddle.
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