Category: Tack

Shorter or Longer…….. stirrups?

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Daddy left me his old saddle

“Daddy left me his old saddle”   “Daddy left me his old saddle The day that he passed on And these words are etched into my mind Just like they were in stone. Don’t ever sell your saddle Never owe another man Watch where you spit on a windy day Don’t use words you don’t …

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It isn’t the bit ……

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Bosal or Hackamore?

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The Hackamore Tradition

The Hackamore Tradition: Bosal or Hackamore? “The vaquero’s hackamore comprises a headstall, or hanger, the mecate rein, and a braided nosepiece, commonly referred to as the bosal. Traditionally, however, this term was not used in the sense it is today. In Spanish, bozal literally means ‘muzzle’ and originally referenced only the pencil bosal, or the …

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Two-Handed Western Bit

“It isn’t the bit that creates the softness, it is the hands.” As any artist or skilled craftsman will tell you, the tools of your trade are of great importance in the creation of the art. For the serious horseman, the selection of tack is no mere passing fancy at the mercy of whims or …

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Playing The Snaffle

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I Never Leave Home Without Them

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