Opinions on Toklat Woolback girths?

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack Reviews

Opinions on Toklat Woolback girths?

This is a discussion on Opinions on Toklat Woolback girths? within the Horse Tack Reviews forums, part of the Horse Tack category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-31-2011, 09:55 PM
Opinions on Toklat Woolback girths?

Hello and happy new year everyone!

I'm looking for a new dressage girth because my current one has no elastic and no rings for the breast plate. I've been saving up and I want to get something that is quality, long lasting, and perhaps more importantly, very functional and comfortable for the horse.

Here's what I'm looking at right now: Toklat Woolback Dressage Girth

The added grip of the wool would be really nice for my rolly-polly pony. I've also read that wool disperses pressure more evenly. On the other hand, I'm concerned that the wool might become perpetually mud colored or just get filled with burrs and seeds right away. I'll be trail riding a lot so the burrs are a big concern for me.

Does anybody have a Toklat woolback girth? Or a woolback anything? Are you happy with it? Would you recommend something different?

Do you think it is overpriced?
ETA: Oh, I almost forgot to ask! Does the elastic add significant length to a girth? I'm wondering if I'd need to get one slightly shorter than my current, non-elastic girth.

Thanks you guys! The tack reviews on this forum are a life saver!

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
Anyone know anything about the Toklat waterproof blankets? getsaddled Horse Tack and Equipment 1 03-11-2011 08:54 AM
Red toklat boots now on ebay! QHDragon Tack and Equipment Classifieds 2 11-03-2010 04:53 PM
FS: Skito Pad 100% woolback-Very pretty Forest Green! Rugersremi Tack and Equipment Classifieds 2 05-05-2009 09:23 AM
BRAND NEW Centaur Natural Woolback Shaped Dressage Pad!! PiggyPablo Tack and Equipment Classifieds 4 02-14-2009 11:56 PM
Gel Girths. Opinions? RedHawk Horse Tack and Equipment 4 01-27-2009 12:12 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:30 AM.

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