History of Horse Saddles?

Answer The term "saddle" refers to any seat put on the back of an animal for the purpose of riding, though those used for ponies and horses are the most commonly associated with the word. Horses were ridd... Read More »

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Do treeless barrel saddles hurt a horse's back?

Treeless saddles are made to be flexible and lightweight on the horse's back. They are also adjusted to fit each individual horse. Less weight, more flexibility and a perfect fit make these saddles... Read More »

Differences of Circle Y Saddles and Circle T Saddles?

Circle Y and Circle T saddles are both western saddle brands, which means they are sturdier and have saddle horns, compared to English saddles. But in spite of their similarities, they also have se... Read More »

When did Stubben English saddles come out?

Stubben Saddles came out in 1894 after Johannes Wilhem Stubben founded a leather and harness company in Krefeld, Germany. The Stubben company still creates custom saddles and accessories in three c... Read More »

How to Compare Cordura Saddles?

Ever since they came on to the market, Cordura saddles have been popular with trail riders, endurance riders and others. One of the hallmarks of Cordura saddles is their light weight. In some cases... Read More »