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post #1 of 3 Old 12-27-2014, 05:27 AM Thread Starter
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How short should girth be on treeless saddle?

Both of my friends ones are too long for mine and my saddle didn't come with a girth so I'm not sure what size i should buy?
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Put the saddle on the horse and measure from second or third hole with a tape. That will give you girth length. Girths do stretch a bit so you don't want it to high nor to short so that when you do put it on it is to tight to start with.
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The cinch on a treeless shouldn't be done up as tight as with a saddle with a tree. Your best bet would be a 17 strand mohair as it offers a bit of grip.

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