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How to Correctly Fit a Bit for Any Horse, in Any Sport

You enlist the services of a saddle fitter to ensure maximum comfort for your horse ... so why not a bit fitter as well? If there’s one thing equestrians have in common, regardless of discipline, it’s the desire to do what’s best for our horses. From coaches and trainers, vets and nutritionists to dentists, chiropractors, saddle fitters and more, we employ an army of experts to help ensure our equine partners are feeling and performing their best. Where once we relied on tradition, now we increasingly turn to technology to inform our decisions, particularly when it comes to selecting equipment and tack. Just a few decades ago, the process of buying a saddle was as simple as flipping through the pages of the tack store catalogue, choosing a model you liked the look of, and ordering it. Today we understand just how much damage an ill-fitting saddle can do, and…

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