Selecting the proper saddle type is also essential. You can choose among all-around horse saddles, barrel racing, Cordura, cutter, endurance, flex tree, ranch, penning, reining, roping, show, park or pleasure horse saddles, work and trail, and other western saddles. Horse saddles also differ C there are horse saddles for ladies, draft horses, Arabians, haflingers, wide horses, ponies, and mules.
Saddles n Stuff – If you have a horse lover in your family, this store is for you! Located at 216 Amsterdam Rd. in Daleville (past Ikenberry Orchard’s on the left), Saddles n Stuff not only carries equestrian appreal and equipment and horse supplies, but has a room full of Breyer toy horses, doll riders, and accessories.
Jodhpurs are riding pants with an elastic cuff that is worn over your horse riding boots. They are also essential if you are wearing paddock boots. When sizing for jodhpurs, measure your inseam plus one inch with your paddock boots on. If you will be wearing your jodhpurs in the show ring, try to find a color to match with your show jacket.
Rail Yard Hobby Shop – Located at 7547 Williamson Rd. in Hollins, near Crouch’s Pharmacy. Features all different types of trains, including starter sets and any accessories. Also carries other hobby supplies, such as Madame Alexander dolls, rockets, and slotcars. Does not have an online website.
The next day a Saturday, my wife and I were talking sharing some blessings with each other. She was telling me about some experiences from that week she had with the Lord moving in her life. I was still a little reluctant to share this. But eventually I did. She just went write to the bible and into the book of Isaiah Chapter 43 verses 1-3.
Dust can be a nuisance when riding in an arena and can lead to lung damage to you and your horse. It should be watered if dust is likely to be a problem. Sufficient drainage systems should be in place, especially in outdoor arenas, to prevent rain from affecting the quality and time spent riding on the surface.
The Equestrian Corner – This is a great site for finding what you need to look your best. They carry everything you need including riding helmets for as low as .70, dress riding boots for around 0.00, field boots starting at and a large variety of breeches in different styles from pull-ons to zippered as well as jodhpurs and jeans that perform like breeches if that is what you need. You will also find a great selection of show shirts and coats as well as all the other accessories you could possibly want or need.