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  1. 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...
  2. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    Alright, so here's the deal. I have a new mare (new being that I haven't quite hit the six month mark, but we're getting there), Willow, and I absolutely adore her. She's little but feisty, and we're slowly (but very surely) working through her attempts to take off and whatnot, with great...
  3. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    so I was trying really hard to just ride my horse in a full cheek snaffle but he just runs right through it as soon as we lope. He decides that were going where he wants to go and nothing can stop him we'll run sideways across the whole pasture, and don't think that we run full speed at anything...
  4. Horse Tack, blankets and Equipment Queries
    I am seriously considering transitioning my 5 yr old gelding from a Tom Thumb w/ copper roller into a Robart pinchless flat cheek wide port w/ stainless steel roller. My goal is to get him into a softer bit and fine tune his neck reining. He responds to leg cues, but prefers to ignore neck...
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