Tack

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

I hope everyone’s 2016 has started off with a bang! Moe and I had a pleasant ride on New Year’s Day with our friends Holly and Roscoe. We spent most of our ride at a walk, practicing halts and trot transitions with an eye toward […]

Test Ride: Sommer Esprit Flextra

Test Ride: Sommer Esprit Flextra

Confession: My latest test ride has been an ongoing love affair that’s lasted quite a bit longer than the typically allotted trial period of 10 days. It’s a Sommer Esprit Flextra and it is magical. What I like most about this saddle is the seat. […]

Test Ride: Sommer jumping saddle

Test Ride: Sommer jumping saddle

Update 08/19/15: Sommer confirmed this is a Sommer Platinum jumping saddle. While I was at the Oklahoma City show, one of our regular customers consigned a saddle with me. I was very curious to try it, because it’s a Sommer jumping saddle. I don’t see many […]

Gag me

Gag me

A few weeks ago, I bought a couple of bits from Hillary over at Equestrian at Hart. I bought them mostly out of curiosity- Gina has gone basically the same in every snaffle I’ve ever stuck in her mouth and isn’t so strong over fences […]

Every day tack setup

Every day tack setup

It’s fun to try new stuff and experiment with the latest goodies, but I’m curious to know what your every day tack setup is like. For me, it’s nearly identical for my two horses. My jumping/hacking equipment includes: Ainsley Pro National XC saddle: this is […]