What is Horse Tack?

What is Horse Tack

At Equestrian Boots and Bridles, we like to produce content for every rider, at every stage in their riding career. Today’s post is for the newer riders. We’re going to answer your question: what is horse tack? I know that when I first started riding, I wasn’t really sure what tack was. Did it include …

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English Saddle Pads & What to Look For

English Saddle Pads

As you may already know, the two main types of riding are English and Western. If you’re a beginner then you may have started on one or the other of these styles. If you’ve been riding for a while, you may prefer one or the other. Or you may enjoy both, like me! The basic difference …

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How to Measure for A Bridle

How to Measure for A Bridle

In the movies, riders will jump on an unbridled horse and be able to ride flawlessly. Somehow the horse always knows the direction they’re supposed to go in, and the pace. But in the real world bridles are of great importance to give your horse directions and instructions. As you might expect, getting one that …

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An Introduction to English Horse Saddle Pads

English Horse Saddle Pads

Every horse rider knows the importance of a saddle pad. While horse riding, it is important to keep the safety and comfort of a rider in mind. But, it is also equally important to keep the comfort of your horse in mind. English horse saddle pads are a great way to do this. In this …

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How to Choose a Horse Blanket That’s Right for Your Climate

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Knowing how to choose a horse blanket is not an easy task. You have to keep multiple factors in mind before deciding. What is your climate? What are your horse’s needs? Is their coat clipped or unclipped? Which of the different types of blankets on the market is best? It can be challenging and overwhelming. …

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A Guide to Horse Turnout Blankets

Horse Turnout Blanket

There are many different types of horse blankets. These include rain sheets, turnout blankets, cooler blankets, quarter sheets, stable blankets and more. It can be a little overwhelming! In this blog post, I’m going to talk to you about horse turnout blankets. Why use horse turnout blankets? Horse turnout blankets help you to keep your …

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How to Choose a Bit for Your Horse in 3 Steps

How to Choose the Right Bit for Your Horse in 3 Steps

Are you confused about how to choose a bit for your horse? Let me help! Using a bit is a great way to communicate with and motivate your horse. You can also manipulate the behavior of your horse by choosing the right bit. However, before choosing a bit, there are multiple factors to keep in …

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How to Measure for A Saddle

How to Measure for a Saddle

A saddle is an important part of your riding experience. But, to get the most out of your saddle, you need to find one that fits both you and your horse. This can be a really challenging process! So I thought I’d make it a little easier for you, and teach you how to measure …

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Farnam Leather New Saddle Soap Review, the Liquid Soap to Buy

Product name: Farnam 32601 Leather New Saddle SoapCompany name: FarnamType of product: Tack & EquipmentGuarantee: NoneMy review: 9/10 Saddle soap is essential to making leather last If you don’t want your leather to look gross, feel gross and start cracking prematurely then you’ve got to start cleaning it. Using a proper leather soap on your leather products will increase their lifetimes …

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