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lacie and barb 10-21-2012 09:42 AM

logging with my canadian mare
I have an 8 year old Canadian mare which I wood like to harness and go in our bush. so I have looked a harnesses and I found a couple affordable deals but are they okay? So I have looked at a nylon chest collar from My Draft Horse Superstore and a bio plastic chest collar driving harness from Shipshewana Harness and Supplies. Is bio plastic okay or should it be leather?

Red Gate Farm 10-21-2012 10:48 AM

This site explains the differences in harness material.

Rural Heritage - Harness: Leather vs. Synthetic

churumbeque 10-21-2012 05:31 PM

I personally would only have a leatherat least mid range harness. Cheap stuff usually doesn't fit well, lacks adjustments and is not very usable.

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