Compassionate Horse Training
Knowledge Base
Karen Nelson & Robert Baron
Ardrossan, Alberta, Canada
Tack & Equipment
Last Updated: March 29, 2009
Exploring different items of tack; what they are, why they are used, and what they
do to the horse. This is written from an English rider point of view, but also covers
tack used by Western riders.
Section 1: Auxiliary Equipment:
Martingales, Lunging Tack, and
other "Gadgets".
Section 2: General Tack: Saddles,
Saddle Pads, Girths & Bridles
Section 3: Bits and Bitless
New Mar/09