Cow Horse Bit Progression: Hackamore See the next step in bit progression for cow horses in this week’s video. By H&R Editors | July 6, 2020 | 1 minute read Watch now! In the next part of this series, Brad Barkemeyer breaks down the next step after riding a cow horse in a snaffle, and why cow horse riders go from snaffle to hackamore. To watch click here. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!