Originally Posted by anndankev
I think you need to be a bit beyond the basics to be accepted into any horse program at Findlay.
No you don't if you have $27K+/year they will take you.
As to the saddle. Get a GOOD reining saddle. It will fit probably 85% of what you will be doing at Findlay. I would also pick up a cheaper braking/training saddle. One that is solid rough out seat.