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  1. #1
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    Default Dressage Newbie Needs Saddle Help!

    I am looking for a dressage saddle for my young horse in training. I have no dressage experience myself and just looking for a saddle to get us through the next year or two as she is growing. Here's a couple I have heard good things about:

    County Perfection
    Albion Ultima
    Regal Monoflap - wool flocked model

    I prefer a more narrow twist/close contact feel with a softer seat. Any opinions or advice? Thanks!
    Last edited by bojolove; May. 6, 2013 at 01:12 AM.



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    What kind of back does she have? Moderate withers/flat? High withers/low? Moderate withers/dippy? Low withers/wide shoulder/broad back? More description would help!

    In general, a deeper seated dressage saddle doesn't fit as generously as the average close contact, so going up a 1/2 or full size is often correct. But it will also depend on the flap and stirrup bar positioning.
    Athletic Horses. Educated Riders.
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  3. #3
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    Do you have a budget you want to stay at?



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