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  1. General Riding queries
    Hi! I compete in show jumping with my mare. At home, both for flatwork and jumping, she uses a double jointed bit and sometimes a waterford bit. One of the double jointed bits is a loose riding snaffle with the peanut middle part and the other is an eggbut Dr. Bristol bit. At shows, she tends to...
  2. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    I am not widely versed in bits and I’ve rode my mare in a Tom thumb bit for years! We used to barrel race and compete in Gymkhana but now we just trail ride. In general, if I’m in a relaxed arena setting riding I just ride her in a D ring snaffle but she’s definitely heavier on this. because she...
  3. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    I have a new video up and running. If you are interested in riding in one hand and putting a nice neck rein on your horse, I think you will find this useful.
  4. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    Hello :) Not 100% on where to put this .. but ... Cowboy is awesome :p He is doing pretty good in a Hunter Dee ring, but sometimes his turning/stoping isn't quite what it should be. I've found out he loves full cheek snaffles, and I'm thinking of investing in one. Perferablly a full cheek...
  5. Training, Performance, behavioral concerns/queries
    I recently purchased my horse Koby a few months ago and have came to find that he needs a noseband. I ride western and love the western look. I can't seem to find any western bridles with a noseband that I really like. I also like the native american style. Does anyone know of any websites that...
  6. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    Before I say anything, I did read smrobs sticky on western bits. I just have some questions as I'm currently "hunting" for a new bit for my mare. I used to ride in this: After reading around the forums, I can see why it is a poorly designed bit. Now I've heard a lot about this bit around...
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