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    Originally posted by moonriverfarm:
    Since I ride in a snaffle, and don't know, I have to ask - are we talking about one bit/two reind here (pelham bit), or two bits/two reins (as in a double bridle, with a bradoon and a curb). If one bit - is it jointed, therefore the "snaffle rein"?
    It applies to both a pelham and a double bridle. The "snaffle rein" is the one with no leverage. It makes no difference whether the mouthpiece is jointed or not.
    Janet

    chief feeder and mucker for Music, Spy, Belle and Tiara. Someone else is now feeding and mucking for Chief and Brain (both foxhunting now).



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    [Mod Note: We copied this post from another thread after GLS recommended it be saved for reference. There's info on double bridles as well as other tack and dressage topics.]




    click on the content menu bar -- of item you want to see

    its a well informative site www.sustainabledressage.com/tack/bridle.php
    Last edited by Moderator 1; Jul. 30, 2008 at 09:55 AM.



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