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    02-07-2010, 08:06 PM
  #1
Banned
Bits, must read

Hi guys. I am still in my exile while I learn some manners but read this. It is worth reading. Particularly near the end.
Horse Training Tips – Bitting Info
Well back to exile.
     
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    02-07-2010, 08:31 PM
  #2
Green Broke
You are in exile? What did you do? Who are you in exile from?
     
    02-07-2010, 08:36 PM
  #3
Super Moderator
I think he voted himself off the island! I missed the actual events but I'm glad to see he's still sharing tid bits of information...

Although, I must say that I am very confused as to how a 63 year old man thinks he's going to learn some "manners".... I mean, I've always thought that the older you get... the more ornery you get...
     
    02-07-2010, 09:22 PM
  #4
Yearling
That was a good article , I have been searching for a billy allen bit as my horses are ridden in 3 piece snaffle or full cheek snaffles. Thanks for the info.
     
    02-08-2010, 10:34 AM
  #5
Showing
I've seen similar articles (not this one though), and completely agree. I rode highly trained reining horse and several cutting horses and all did perfectly well in snaffle and even in just a halter (I mean actual work, not just cantering around :) ). Most trainers I know prefer to use snaffle to start, then you can progress to the other bits as horse is getting more training under the belt.
     
    02-08-2010, 11:24 AM
  #6
Trained
OoOOoOoOooo Farmpony!

Rios, thanks for sharing that article, a great read and I wish people who believe they need certain bits because of blah blah blah reasons...would come to realize that it isn't the bit.....
     
    02-08-2010, 11:30 AM
  #7
Weanling
Love the article. Thanks for posting it RD.
     

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