SHIMMING AT A GLANCE

As you well know by now, each horse comes with a set of shapes unique to its individual conformation and postural structure at a given point in time. 

When riding multiple horses, our graphic ‘SHIMMING AT A GLANCE’ is a handy quick reference guide to help you be confident in setting up your saddle for each horse at each moment.

It includes a ‘shim checklist’ reminder of the simple, yet often forgotten steps to a magical custom saddle fit.

Follow the links and select the relevant graphic for you.

WESTERN SADDLE & RIDE WITH A SMART PAD – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

WESTERN SADDLE & RIDE WITH AN AIR PAD – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

ENGLISH SADDLE & RIDE WITH A SMART PAD – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

ENGLISH SADDLE & RIDE WITH AN AIR PAD – CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD

Can’t find your horse on our graphic?

Be sure to visit the website and complete a FREE Saddle Fit Evaluation. 

One of our team will work with you to advise which shimming pattern is most suited to your horse…or tweak it if needed.

Be sure to keep in contact with us through your shimming journey. Your horse may change…you may change horses…you may change…but your NHS saddle system will always do the job for you.
We are here to help you along the way!
You are never alone to scratch your head and wonder…
Our Customer Service Teammates are always on hand to help you through the most difficult of horses to fit!

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If self-learning is your love!: Be sure to check out our 4 part series on shimming that may speed up your learning curve!

PRINCIPLES OF SHIMMING Part One

PRINCIPLES OF SHIMMING Part Two

PRINCIPLES OF SHIMMING Part Three

PRINCIPLES OF SHIMMING Part Four

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