Originally Posted by kitten_Val
Just one more advice... Talk to you trainer and check what saddles the barn you are riding in is using. If you get a saddle (weather it's a cheap starter or nice used brand) if it won't fit the horse - most probably trainer won't let you ride in it (which absolutely makes sense). Just something to keep in mind before you spend money!
Oh yes! I email my trainer all the saddles I am looking at to get her input, and since they're her horses, I wont buy a saddle that she says wont fit. :P And maybe, just maybe, it will fit my horse when I get one. Wishful thinking!