There are many different western riding bits with many subtle variations and strange names. Gag bits, walking bits, and snaffle bits, each have their specific designs and purposes. They help communicate with your horse in a clear and concise manner. They may have slightly different features but have the same effect. There are a few basic bits that remain popular amongst Western horseback riders.
We offer some of the most common Western riding bits you’ll see used on horses
Classic Equine Goostree Chain Simplicity Bit is the simplicity bit that is designed for light-mouthed horses that need more flex with increasing the control. These bits enforce rate and natural flexion going into a turn. They are excellent transitioning tools for young horses. Use them to add more speed as they advance. The Simplicity bits are trusted by some of the most successful barrel racers in the world.
The Colorado Saddlery Pampas Argentine Snaffle is a classy update of the traditional Argentine Snaffle. The stunning hand engraved nickel silver overlay on the tasteful antique brown cheeks make this bit stand out. The cheeks also have “no turn” holes for string or rawhide. The mouth has “no pinch” long barrel attachments to the cheeks and is inlaid with copper. Copper is excellent for promoting salivation and relaxing the horse. This bit is a great transition or tunes up a bit for older horses. If you are looking for a reliable bit, choose from Colorado Saddlery. They are supplying high-quality equipment for the working cowboy since 1945. Colorado Saddlery has paid attention to every detail with the horse and rider in mind.
Horze Bradoon Bit made simply and efficiently
- Single-jointed snaffle.
- Pair with a curb bit to complete a double bridle.
- Stainless steel.
You will find a large selection of bits with us. So, you can select the bit that best suits your needs, along with the necessary curb straps and bit guards to make your next training session relaxed and fun.
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