What is a dog bone bit?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

What is a dog bone bit?

This is a discussion on What is a dog bone bit? within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category
  • Is a french link like a dog bone?
  • Dogbone in horse bit

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    02-11-2011, 09:41 PM
  #1
Foal
What is a dog bone bit?

A few years ago my friend said she barrel races her horse in a "dog bone bit". Since then, I've been looking in my tack magazines but never can find out what she ment. Anyone know? Can you post pictures? Thanks
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    02-11-2011, 09:45 PM
  #2
Started
I googled it. I got stuff like this (I'm guessing its because the joint in the middle is shaped like a bone..):
     
    02-12-2011, 07:33 PM
  #3
Foal
Dog bone bits are any 3 piece bit with that dog bone shape in the middle you see in Eliz's picture she posted.... There are western shank bits with it as well as english style bits.....
     
    02-12-2011, 07:44 PM
  #4
Super Moderator
Yeah, the dogbones I have seen are mostly snaffles, like loose ring or eggbut d's. Very much like a french link, in fact, in the case of a snaffle dogbone, I think it IS a french link bit.
     

Tags
bit, bone, dog

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
who knows about ring bone? strawboss Horse Health 13 12-16-2009 10:42 PM
How much bone does a horse have? Kate1982 Horse Health 0 08-19-2009 07:25 AM
T-Bone Whipple Other Pets 6 06-23-2009 11:18 PM
Bone cancer? Help! aliasmel Horse Health 11 12-28-2008 07:26 AM
arthritis, ring bone or side bone causing infection TWHgal Horse Health 4 11-14-2007 09:49 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:19 PM.


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