Which Bridle?

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack Reviews

Which Bridle?

This is a discussion on Which Bridle? within the Horse Tack Reviews forums, part of the Horse Tack category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-30-2011, 11:22 AM
Which Bridle?


I was wondering which of these bridles would be better to get? Has anyone got one of them and disliked any thing about it?

Suffolk Fancy Snaffle Bridle | Dover Saddlery

Camelot Select Gold Plain Raised Bridle | Dover Saddlery

Sponsored Links
    12-30-2011, 04:07 PM
I have the Suffolk one...I got it years ago just to be a schooling bridle. It's held up quite nicely and I would recommend it. I cleaned/oiled it after every 4-5 rides and it still looks great.
    12-30-2011, 04:09 PM
I too have the suffolk bridle! Although the one I bought came with a flash, and haven't found it since. I suggest suffolk because it has held up :)
Posted via Mobile Device
    12-30-2011, 08:44 PM
Thanks! I was kind of leaning towards getting the Suffolk bridle. Now I'll definitely get it.
    12-31-2011, 12:47 PM
I have the Suffolk dressage bridle for schooling, and I do agree that it does have to be conditioned/oiled much more frequently than higher quality leathers.
The cheek pieces started to crack on the inside, and they were very cardboard like, but that's the bridles only flaw. Everywhere else is fine.

It serves it's purpose, and I've had it for about two years now..
It's a pretty good bridle, and I think you'll be getting a fair enough deal with it.

However, one of the schooling horses at the H/J barn I train at, has a Camelot, and it's appeared to oil up and soften far better than my Suffolk has. But it's also older and more used..

I honestly think, with either one, you'll be happy with them both.

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

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:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:


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
Double bridle vs. regular bridle? Rachel1786 Horse Tack and Equipment 8 11-23-2011 10:50 AM
bridle or no bridle...that is my question (considerate replies only please :) ) raisinandelana Horse Training 22 09-21-2011 02:52 PM
Thoughts on this bridle?? Micklem Bridle! iloverains Horse Tack and Equipment 6 09-11-2011 05:33 PM
Feeler: trade crosby dressage bridle for brown bridle? QHDragon Tack and Equipment Classifieds 3 06-06-2010 07:14 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:47 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0