Midland Saddle Fit
Midland Saddle Fit 

Obvious signs on your horse

You know you have a problem if any of the following become apparent:
•    Open wounds or sores under the saddle area
•    White hairs
•    Hard lumps 
•    Rubs in the hair
•    Temporary swelling under the saddle after exercise
•    Muscle wastage in the saddle area, particularly behind the shoulder.

 

Behavioural and performance related problems

Sometimes a problem with your saddle fit is not so obvious and a behavioral problem or a performance issue is the first sign.  Often the saddle can be to blame when a sudden or progressive change in your horses behavior or performance occurs.
•    Objects to the saddle or girth
•    Fidgeting when mounting
•    Reluctance to go forwards
•    Hollowing and evading the contact
•    Bucking or rearing
•    Transition’s become hesitant/unbalanced.

 

Signs when examining your saddle

•    Tree flex’s excessively
•    Saddle sits too low on the horses back, maybe even touching the withers
•    Saddle is sitting too high and tipping back, maybe pinching
•    The flocking is lumpy and uneven
•    Saddle is moving or bouncing.

 

We are located at:

Midland Saddle Fit

Mobile saddle fitting service covering

Staffordshire, Derbyshire, West Midlands, Coventry, Warwickshire, Leicestershire

 

 

Contact Helen today!

If you have any queries or wish to make an appointment, please contact:

 

07811631147

info@midlandsaddlefit.co.uk

 

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