SHIMMING AT A GLANCE

Shimming At A Glance

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. Download our GO ANYWHERE PDF's!

FITTING MULTIPLE HORSES

Blog Header - One Saddle To Fit Multiple Horses

One, maybe two saddles needed to fit your entire barn!?! Easy as 1,2,3! To show you just how versatile our saddles are, the gorgeous Courtney Crane and Elia Mattke (friends of Natural Horseman Saddles) helped demonstrate with a quick video taken in Colorado. Watch to see how these 3 very different sized horses (with pads … Continue reading FITTING MULTIPLE HORSES

HARNESS & SADDLE FIT, SHARING PRINCIPLES…

Jenifer Morrissey Author

Learn about how the shoulder plays a pivotal role in both Saddle Fit and Harness in this article by guest blogger and published author Jenifer Morrissey. Her book titled 'The book Harness Lessons with Doc Hammill and Friends by Jenifer Morrissey' shows insight into the care of the horse's health and wellbeing while in harness, and here at NHS, healthcare of horses is a common goal. Enjoy!

SHOULD HORSES NOD UP OR DOWN?

Saddle Tip With Letitia Glenn

Have you ever noticed if your horse's head nods UP or DOWN while traveling at the walk? Or holds head and neck stiff and/or high at the trot? Find out what you SHOULD be aiming for with your horse.

HOW TO USE A BACK CINCH ON A WESTERN SADDLE.

We recommend using a Back Cinch on all our western saddles for some very good reasons. One is Safety. The other is stability. But, how you use your back cinch on your western saddle can affect both of these things in a good or bad way...

HOW TWO SADDLE SIZES CAN FIT ALL HORSES…

It is expensive to have a saddle for every horse! What if you could have just one, possibly 2 saddles to fit each and every horse you will ever own?

STARTING HORSES WITH THE RIGHT SADDLE…

Making decisions for developing a young horse's riding career is never easy. Choices have consequences! Make the right ones...

SADDLE FIT EVALUATIONS

As a progressive global company, we have successfully fitted saddles with this method to many horses all over the world - together with their owners. Here is how we do it and what you need to know...

3 STEPS TO TEST RIDE SUCCESS

After riding a saddle a few times, it should become clear if it is suitable for you and your horse, or not! Here are 3 tips for making sure you know what to look for!

LIVI AND THE GLENN SECRET PRO DRESSAGE…

Dressage riders have very demanding needs which Livi has found the Glenn Secret Pro Dressage by Natural Horseman Saddles delivers on.