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  1. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Needing some help with western saddle shopping. Right now I'm looking to upgrade my saddle and get more a low-seat pleasure/equitation ride. I've been borrowing a friend's Blue Ribbon and it is insanely comfortable for my body. I can't afford a Blue Ribbon or Harris myself, even the work...
  2. Horse Health
    Hello everyone, I recently purchased a mare with a brand I am unfamiliar with. I was wondering if anyone could help me out. The brand is TBS. The previous owner said she came from Texas and was trained by Mexicans. She says she’s a quarter horse. Thank you!
  3. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi, I am currently writing my masters thesis on equestrian brand promotion, and would love to get some input from riders and equestrians! I would really appreciate it if you would help me out by filling out my survey - it doesn't take long but will help me out a great deal. Please click below to...
  4. Horse Talk
    My horse is branded, I've only had him for a year and he came from a kill pin. I need help reading his brands. Any and all help reading it is appreciated.
  5. Horse Talk
    Ideas for branding my horses. I am considering having my horses branded soon (freeze) and I am needing ideas for the brands. I have a black Morgan horse named Josephine 'Jo' and a white coloured colt named Maverick. I wasn't sure how most brands are done, do you use the name of your...
  6. Horse Talk
    Hi we have a big TB boy who used to be a syndicate stallion. He was imported from Germany, then to Japan, then to Australia. We lost all his papers in the fire and were now trying to find his breeders, but were not sure how to find the stud, as his brand is nowhere to be found in studbook. Does...
  7. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I was wondering if I could get some opinions/advice from you western folks out there! I am looking to start showing western with my horse, just small local shows for fun, nothing big. :D However, I need a saddle in order to do so of course! I have a bit of a small budget, around 500-600 for a...
  8. Horse Tack and Equipment
    What types of saddle pads do you guys use/recommend? Looking at buying a new one, looking for a thick, durable one that's easy to clean. Ive heard good things about pvc neoprene as well! linking the one i'm looking at, let me know what you guys think! Saddles Tack Horse Supplies -...
  9. Horse Show Clothing
    Hi, does anyone know what brands of tall boots and breeches are good quality but a reasonable price?
  10. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hi, I'm looking for a loose ring snaffle, thicker bit, not thin. I need to buy used to save money, but I would like to know good makers that you would recommend so I can get a decent one for my boy. Thanks for any input. :)
  11. Horse Breeds
    Hey guys, So I've one maybe someone can help with. I have a QH that was pulled from a kill pen at an auction in Dallas,TX in 2010. She was 3, and the people that pulled her, were told they could only do so if they signed a contract saying that they would never tell who was selling them to the...
  12. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I just bought a bridle on consignment at a local tack store. It is a horse sized brown padded fancy stitched square raised english bridle without flash. I noticed there was a brand name stamped on the crown in a white ink but it was rather worn. From what I can decipher, it begins with either an...
  13. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I will soon be on the prowl for a new English saddle, and I want to buy one of really nice quality. I currently have a Wembley flex all purpose saddle, but I am wanting to get further into jumping and I want a close contact/jumper saddle. So, I guess I am just asking for your input! I know...
  14. Horse Talk
    I love, love, love my Tailored Sportsmans. I bought a mid-rise pair two months ago and they are the only ones I wear now (I don't ride every day). I would love to buy several more but they're $150, so can't do it. I have 2 pairs of FITS. I bought the Beka breech, which I hate and the all...
  15. Horse Breeding
    I have recently acquired a mare that I rescued from the sales, and know nothing about her breeding. I haven't seen a brand like hers before and was wondering if anyone could help me :) Her brand on her off shoulder is 2 over 8, so she is 12. but i am unsure of the breeders brand. The brand on...
  16. Horse Talk
    When is it acceptable to brand a horse? I know with Warmbloods, when they're registered they get the breed logo thing branded on them. And I know that people who raise quarter horses put their ranch's brand on all the horses they raise... But if someone just buys a horse, do they ever brand...
  17. Horse Tack and Equipment
    So I've been saddle shopping for about 5 months now? and I absolutely hate it! I'm in the Pony Club and would like to eventually do eventing with my mare, so i need a saddle that has knee rolls, and that I'll be able to use for awhile. I had an old school crosby that was a close contact with no...
  18. Horse Grooming
    Okay, I was really unsure of where to put this, but yeah... This seemed to be the best place. When i got my horse, Wildfire, no one, including the people we got him from, knew anything about his history. I was looking over him today along with my friend/horse trainer. And she pointed to what i...
  19. Horse Breeding
    Can any one please help me i have a pura breed race horse i am 99% sure she was raced... she has not long had a foal any i am trying to find out her reg.. how can i find infomation on her she has on brand on the near side shoulder GV. (Capitals) 4 9 Can you please tell me how to fing...
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