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        08-12-2009, 01:47 PM
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    Foal
    what do y'all think about

    What do y'all think about the hackamore bit that TSC sells? Is it any good? Over priced? Opinions? Any good ebay ateratives for hackamore/bitles bridles? (I am such a cheapie)
         
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        08-12-2009, 04:50 PM
      #2
    Showing
    Halter with reins attached. Cheap and works as good as those super expensive ones.
         
        08-12-2009, 04:51 PM
      #3
    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by kitten_Val    
    Halter with reins attached. Cheap and works as good as those super expensive ones.

    Couldnt agree more!
         
        08-12-2009, 05:07 PM
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    Foal
    Lol, that is pretty simple, what if the horse is spooky, is he probe to ingore just the halter?
         
        08-13-2009, 10:28 PM
      #5
    Foal
    Anybody else?
         
        08-13-2009, 10:37 PM
      #6
    Green Broke
    Which one are you talking about?
         
        08-13-2009, 11:28 PM
      #7
    Green Broke
    Can you maybe link it from their site or post a pic?
         
        08-14-2009, 12:20 PM
      #8
    Foal
    Sure, here is the link.
    Reinsman Mechanical Horse Hackamore, Flat Leather Nose, Horse Size - 4038550 | Tractor Supply Company
         
        08-14-2009, 12:57 PM
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    Green Broke
    Quote:
    Originally Posted by Brumby    
    lol, that is pretty simple, what if the horse is spooky, is he probe to ingore just the halter?
    A horse can ignore anything given the proper motivation . Bits and head gear are all psychological devices to make us THINK we have control over our beasts .

    Don't buy cheap when it comes to horse tack. Nickle plated hacks end up rusting pretty quick and can even hurt the horse if the rust is on the horse side of the hardwear.

    I prefer a side pull, jumping hack, or cross-under bitless myself, over a mechanical hackamore. But then again, a halter with reins clipped on the sides works just as well too .
         
        08-14-2009, 01:06 PM
      #10
    Showing
    Kitten Val and luvs2ride got it right. I use a halter and lead on mine when just piddling bareback and the only thing is that they have to be taught how to react to the different pressure. With proper training, a halter and lead can be just as effective as a bitted bridle. I also don't much care for the mechanical hack because they have the potential to be so dangerous if fitted wrong or use too harshly.
         

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