Though we build each signature saddle on our proven Smartflx foundation, every other aspect of the saddle can be custom created for you and your horse. David Ellis had his 'Signature' Saddle created by Natural Horseman Saddles with a traditional Visalia appearance yet all the room and freedom Natural Horseman Saddles are renowned for.
Saddle position on your horse's body effects performance and comfort (for both of you) significantly. Here are some simple tips to give you confidence you're setting up your equipment in the right place and offering the maximum positive results possible.
Ever wondered if your horse is comfortable under saddle? You can be sure he or she is telling you the answer. Deciphering horse “body language” is worth the effort if you want your “dance partner” to feel safe and happy when carrying you.
Leather is very much like our own human skin... Weather can affect its moisture content and overall condition. Extreme heat and extreme cold each have their unique challenges, therefore your saddle's care during summer vs. winter may differ! Here are some tips that may help your saddle weather the weather and continue to perform at its best!