Western Saddle Fit - Well Beyond the Basics

This six hour long video series is just what equine professionals - saddle makers, trainers, competitive riders, equine health workers, etc. - will find useful in understanding Western saddle fit, but riders of all types who want a deeper understanding of the topic will enjoy it as well.

From Rod and Denise Nikkel, formerly a working cowboy and a veterinarian who then hand made custom saddle trees for over twenty years, this video series contains more solid information about Western saddle fit in one location than is available anywhere else, especially in this convenient format.


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Western Saddle Fit - The Basics

This 67 minute video is designed for anyone who wants to know if this saddle will fit this horse. The Basic Principles - the three Ps plus one - are foundational and are emphasized throughout the video. If you get them right, the saddle will work for the horse. Although planned with riders in mind, this video doesn't just skim the surface. Anyone involved with western saddles will benefit from the information presented. Read more...

Here's a quick introduction to what all is discussed in the video.

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