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  1. Horse Tack and Equipment
    How do I measure my bit? I use a tape measure, do I start measuring from 0 or 1? And if it's a ported curb, is there any extra measurements I need to do?
  2. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I am looking for some new tack but am not sure how to measure the current sizes I have. For stirrup leathers, are they measured from buckle to the very end, buckle to the first hole, etc.? For girths, are they measured just buckle to buckle? For bit, is it ring to ring when laying flat, or...
  3. Horse Health
    Okay, before I start, please read at least to the end before writing this off as a stupid question, LOL :-P I've owned horses for about 4 1/2 years now, and never really questioned the way I was measuring my horse(s). I always measure (in hands of course, lol) from the coronet band at the top...
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