Just about any seat and cantle will work for most all Western events, but discipline-specific specializations in these saddle parts will help you succeed at the highest levels.
The saddle horn plays a larger role in saddle selection and use than you might realize.
Draw reins—and rein setups that provide similar action—are useful in schooling a horse, as long as he’s familiar with them and you’re educated on how to use them.
Precise application of standing leg wraps ensures the protection of your horse’s soft tissues for healing an injury or sweating inflammation
An integral part of the hackamore, the mecate tie rope served a historic function for vaqueros that lives on today.
This simple, go-to piece of tack has more going for it than you might know. Learn about proper use and different styles of snaffles.
Are you using (and pronouncing) this traditional piece of equipment correctly?