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

HOTTEST WESTERN MODELS RIGHT NOW…

6 Hottest Western Saddles

SO HOT! These are our most requested western saddles. From our catalogue of 15+, these are the TOP 6!

WHY WE USE A DOUBLE LATIGO SYSTEM

Double Latigo Rigging

Some western saddles have an 'offside' billet. Some have a 'double latigo'. Let's explore the differences and what it means for you and your horse.

Cinching A Nylon Latigo

How to do up a nylon latigo

When it comes to Nylon Latigos on a Western Saddle, you should not only know what makes them different to leather and neoprene, but also the safest way to cinch up. Of course it goes without saying, you also want to have upmost consideration for your horse's comfort. Nylon is strong, lightweight and easy to care for, but there are a few things to know. Check out our blog post and guided video on cinching best practise when using nylon Latigos.

HOW TO DESIGN YOUR WESTERN SADDLE…

Designing your western saddle

When you have made the decision on WHICH saddle, next is all the decisions on how it should look. Here are some TOP TIPS on how to design your western saddle from color to tooling and all things in between.

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?

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!

SIGNATURE SADDLES…

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.

HOW TO CHANGE DOMED CONCHOS ON SADDLES

Our very own MacGyver love child, Gretchen Furlong, has found a simple and inexpensive way for you to get handy at changing out your conchos on your western saddle.