Colt Starting: Cinching Successfully cinch your saddle on a young horse by watching Bud Lyon's demonstration. By H&R Editors | April 5, 2021 | 1 minute read Watch now! After you’ve worked with your horse to saddle him, you can start to cinch the saddle. Bud Lyon demonstrates how to safely cinch to keep you and your horse safe and comfortable. To watch click here. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!