3. Fitting/dressing the Happy Horse: Using the proper equipment, such as saddle and bridle will make a huge difference in the attitude of your horse. It will affect the smoothness and athleticness of the horse. It will also make a difference to the rider and how they feel after the ride!

            A. Understanding the skeleton and muscular system of the horse

            B. Proper saddle fit, use of crupper, blankets and pads

            C. Use of bridles, sidepull, bits, and “soft hands”    HS Saddle Fit Manual. 


Proper fit for Saddles and Tack is very important.  Many issues are caused by poor fitting saddle and tack.