Spurs What size?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Talk

Spurs What size?

This is a discussion on Spurs What size? within the Horse Talk forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category
  • Best size spur for ariat boot size 8
  • What are spur sizes

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    07-15-2009, 12:32 PM
  #1
Weanling
Question Spurs What size?

I am thinking about getting spurs for my horse. The only problem is I don't know what size to get. How do you figure that out? Do you go by shoe size? If so, I wear an 8 or a 8 1/2 size. Do spurs fit on the ariat terrain lace riding sneaker? What kind of spur should I get?

Thanks.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    07-15-2009, 01:27 PM
  #2
Weanling
Well I don't know how to answer that because when I get spurs I try them on in the store to see how they fit my boot haha.

But do keep in mind the smaller the rowel at the end of the spur sometimes hurts more then a larger one.

These


Vrs....




You can always do a test run to see how they feel by rubbing them up and down your leg while wearing them.
     
    07-15-2009, 02:05 PM
  #3
Green Broke
I wouldn't get any type of roweled spur personally. I use various types of ball spurs. I have some very short spurs that I use just as a "wake up" reminder for my horse. The best way to do fitting for spurs is to go and try some on. Then you can order them over the internet for a discount.

Much like these in various lengths: https://www.saddler.co.uk/prodpics/r...spbe_large.jpg

Coronet Humane Spur Set - Dover Saddlery.
     
    07-15-2009, 02:59 PM
  #4
Super Moderator
Rowels are gentle when used properly. Do you feel like you really need spurs?
     
    07-16-2009, 03:12 PM
  #5
Weanling
My horse is sort of lazy. So maybe spurs would help?.. I don't want ones with rowels on them.. just the ones that have bumps on them. I guess.
     

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
Spurs - up or down? cowgirl4jesus94 Horse Tack and Equipment 31 05-25-2009 12:00 AM
Spurs wild_spot Horse Tack and Equipment 8 04-29-2009 01:55 AM
English Girth size, convert to Western Cinch Size...Help! Equina Horse Tack and Equipment 10 01-16-2009 07:18 PM
Girth Size....? and Saddle Size.....? BluMagic Horse Tack and Equipment 6 12-27-2007 10:51 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:00 PM.


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