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the right tack

It’s both frustrating and enlightening how big a difference a saddle can make in the way your horse goes.  The first dressage saddle I bought was a PA Spirig, and well, it served the purpose even if it did put me in a horrible chair seat.  381 more words


Joy, and Pain

We had our first lesson at the new barn with Christy last night. I’ve ridden Derby exactly once in the last two weeks, and prior to that, we had time off over the holidays, so I really wasn’t sure what we’d be able to do for her.   513 more words

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my treeless saddle

i do not have a big budget for a saddle. actually i don’t have a saddle budget at all, so when i went out shopping i knew i was going to have to pinch my pennies. 1,094 more words

MacRider USA saddle-fitting videos

If you haven’t already, you should check out these videos made in collaboration between The Dressage Connection and MacRider USA saddles.  I am in no way a saddle fit expert — except, perhaps, in that I cleverly “chose” a horse with an easy to fit back!! 56 more words

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