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  1. Driving
    So my gelding is a round, stumpy QH/Morgan currently being trained to drive. Even though we're still quite a ways off from hooking up to a cart, I can't seem to get the breast collar to fit quite right... Its either too close to the point of his shoulder, or up by his windpipe. He currently...
  2. New to Horses
    Hey guys, I wouldn't say I'm new to horses.. I'm new to choosing bits tho and I would like to hear other peoples thoughts. I have driven horses before for a few years, however I never chose the bit for them. I also never paid attention to the bit that the company used. I'm not sure what type of...
  3. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I have two 32" minis that I am wanting to train to pull a cart, unfortunately I do not have anyone I know that is familiar with this stuff! What size cart does everyone recommend? I found a good deal on a set of 2 on CL that are run down and I am willing to fix, but the lady says the...
  4. Miniature Horses
    Hello all, I have been looking at getting a harness for my little gal, and I have found a website that came well recommended for beginners and those not looking for anything fancy. I took all her measurements and know what size to get her, but I am wondering if I should hold off. She is three...
  5. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Miniature horse nylon harness for sale. The mini modeling it is 31" Harness measurements> Saddle part is 17" Wide Backstrap 26" Long- Shortens to 22" Breast collar 23" Wide Traces 45" long Hip strap 25 1/2" wide Reins 80" long Bridle without blinkers--16" long, shortens a lot. 4" wide Bit...
  6. Driving
    Soooo. Borrowed a cart from a pal and a harness. And while its not perfect it WORKS. But I'm worried about the shafts =/ So heres some pictures let me have your thoughts oh driving Guru's.
  7. Driving
    Hi :) I just got a cart for my mini mare and the cart has Bike Tires... HOW can I "easily" turn them into sledding material? Idea's?? picture? thanks!
  8. Driving
    Hi everyone, I'm not sure if should ask here or in the tack and equipment forum, but I was just wondering where to find harness classifieds. I'm looking for a good quality cob sized harness for my Morgan and have been browsing new ones but wasn't sure where to look for used ones. I checked the...
  9. Driving
    So, I'm looking at this lovely restored phaeton/surrey tomorrow. I don't know a whole lot about driving, but I've been longing to train my horse since I drove a mini at camp many years ago :lol: The following pics are of the phaeton. I'm rather confused about harnesses, and the one thing driving...
  10. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Can you tell me what this is and how you would use it?
  11. Horse Training
    I put this under driving to but im throwing it in here to since its kind of a training question? anyways.... I have a aqha colt that is bred for pleasure but he loves to drive. He is a yr and a half old. I have been driving him on the ground since he was 7 months old. I have hooked him to tree...
  12. Horse Tack Reviews
    I recently commissioned a new draft bridle from Saint Paul Saddlery. It has silver studs, is made of doubled black leather. I also bought a beautiful pair of braided split reins. It, in total, costed me $50 and ten days to make. I am incredible pleased with the end result of the bridle - it is...
  13. Driving
    Here is our latest training driving video of 17 month old Premier Exxonna: more pix and videos at www.premierlonghorns.com/RidingLonghorns.html
  14. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Beautiful russet TEAM large horse/warmblood harness. New. Only been put together and placed on horse, to find out did not fit :) Been kept in AC. Gorgeous color! Central Florida, pick up available. Auction starting at $750, buy it now $1000. Free shipping. Listing on ebay: Team Large Horse...
  15. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Beautiful synthetic padded training surcingle with white padding. Can be used for breaking, driving, ground driving, lunging, and long lining. Nicely padded for comfort. This is a $100 driving saddle. To use it with a quick hitch cart, there is a strap to put a coupler on it. Needs a girth too...
  16. Driving
    Hi guys, in need of some help here. I bought two single harnesses and then I bought a conversion kit for them so I could use the Harnesses both ways(as a single or as a team) Problem is I have only drivin my minis as singles and have no idea how to hook this all up as a team. I bought the pole...
  17. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Hi I am looking for an affordable driving harness. Cob or horse size. Can't spend more than $140 for harness and shipping together. If you have something I might be interested in, please post a reply on the forum. Thanks! ~Sarah~
  18. Tack and Equipment Classifieds
    Items from my late father's (W.G. Turner-Bridgar) estate for sale by public auction Wednesday 15th July at Jones and Jacobs, Watlington, Oxfordshire. Numerous Royal crests, coats of arms, buckles and other harness-related brassware. Lots also include various horse and driving paintings and...
  19. Horse Tack and Equipment
    My mother has a horse harness that was given to her from my grandfather years ago. My mother is now 89 years old, so you know this is an old harness. She is wanting to sell it, but she doesn't know what it is worth. It is still in good condition and it has been up in the attic of the garage...
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