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Horsecrazy4ever 08-06-2013 01:14 PM

What saddle do you ride in?
Hi Gaited horse owners!
Just wondering how many of you ride in an AUSSIE saddle??
More specific, A Downunder saddle.

Any fans?

Would love if you posted pics :)

caglover 08-06-2013 03:45 PM

I've had a DownUnder Saddle for about 4 years now...

Love it for trails...I bought it as I was (am) a beginner rider. It is very secure and very comfortable

They do tend to move your legs forward a bit though.

Guilherme 08-06-2013 04:12 PM

For me the Aussie saddle is a "blister rig." Literally. They put me into an uncomfortable position and I don't like them at all.

But, while I might swear at them many others swear by them.

Try before you buy.


Horsecrazy4ever 08-06-2013 04:41 PM

CAGLOVER: wow, what a horse! You don't look so bad on him either :D lol

Guilherme: My friend brought her down under aussie saddle over for me to try and I just LOVED it! So did my foxtrotter... so I ordered one :) Except 1 seat size smaller.

anyone else?

Horsecrazy4ever 08-06-2013 04:47 PM

my horse with an aussie
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here is my friend riding my horse in her Aussie saddle.... He seemed to gait in it WAY better then the western one I was using.

Why doesn't state line tack have over night delivery!? lol

Idrivetrotters 08-06-2013 05:42 PM

I also have a Aussie (pics on another computer) and LOVE it!

Kimberly my only beef with it is that is really heavy so my next one I actually buy (did trade out work for this one) will be lighter and no horn.

caglover 08-06-2013 07:40 PM

Idrivetrotters...with a name like that you must have Standardbreds!

Horsecrazy4ever - Match is something special, to be sure!

When we show I ride saddleseat...

Gaited07 08-06-2013 08:07 PM

I use a dressage saddle and circle y western SQHB.

Horsecrazy4ever 08-06-2013 09:01 PM

GAITED07 = what?! No pics? *pout* lol

Gaited07 08-06-2013 10:49 PM

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Originally Posted by Horsecrazy4ever (Post 3275361)
GAITED07 = what?! No pics? *pout* lol

LOL new computer and no photo's on it. I have a few on my phone ;)

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