Tag Archives: hunters

How do I know what breeches to wear?

2 Nov
Fashion trends come and go in riding as with any other aspect of life. However, you always want to be sure you look the part! There’s nothing worse than showing up to a function and being eliminated for not having the correct attire. We want to help you prevent that! Though minor details may change, here is a basic overview of what to expect in each discipline! Continue reading

Get That Show Ring Sparkle: Bathing

19 Oct
It all starts with a good bath! Whether you’re going to a show, a clinic, or just would like to find the horse under all that dirt we have a few tips that will help you get your horse’s coat shining!!

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Everything You Need for Tall Boots

17 Aug
 Tall boots are worn largely for more formal events such as shows, clinics, schooling or if you just prefer the feel of the tall boots. They create a polished look while providing protection from chafing and extra grip on the saddle. We all know that your tall boots are an investment!  They should be properly taken care of to maximize their life span and keep them looking sharp.  So, we have a few handy tips and accessories to help you make that happen!

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All Decked Out

16 Aug
We know lots of  you are always on the hunt to find items to add to your tack trunk that are in your custom colors. Trust me…we are too! Whether it is to match your cross-country attire, barn colors, or you just have a favorite color combination that you love, we can help you get your color coordinated gear you need!

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Helmet Fit: Protect Your Melon

9 Aug
Wearing a helmet is so very important.  Finding a helmet that fits properly is just as important. Safety should never be an area that you mess with. So, we want to help you figure out how to determine if the helmet fits!! Different styles of helmets, even within the same brand, can be shaped to fit different sized heads. The two most common shapes are oval and round. We recommend trying on a few different brands and models to find what fits your head the best. If you can’t do that, let’s go over a few basics to help you know when you have found your helmet soul mate!

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Transferring Dirt from Your Horse to Yourself: AKA Grooming

2 Apr
We tend to find that once you have a brush you like, you protect it with your life. However, if you are getting your first grooming box or looking to add some new tools, we have put together a list of some of our favorite suggestions for your grooming kit that you and your horse will love!

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Decoding Tree Sizes

31 Mar
A common issue saddle shoppers have is determining which tree size their horse needs – especially because a certain tree in one brand may not correspond to the same size in another brand. This can lead to some confusion! And rightfully so!  It only makes sense that a 31cm tree in Prestige would be the same as a 31 cm tree in a Stubben.  However, that is NOT the case.  So, we have done our best to help you decode some tree sizes for some of our most popular saddle brands.

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