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The Next Evolution – System IX and The System X

THE NEXT STEP System IX In 2005 after 35 years of combined experience in repairing all of the earlier systems of saddles. Eldorado Saddle and Tack along with Hill View Farms came up with a better panel design. Added to the rear mounts are stainless steel slides, making the panels virtually maintenance free. Which is…
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Where is the Flexible Panel Saddle Today?

Companies that out of business or re-marketing There have been a lot of changes in the flexible panel saddle industry in the past 40+ years. Here is a brief synopsis of what has happened and where things stand today.  2012 - The Status of the Flexible panel saddle makers Rocking R, Watson Brothers Saddles, Ozark…
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Riding Comfortably – For Rider and Horse

Riding in Comfort After years of riding, most riders start to dream of riding in comfort and without pain. I get calls every day from various people wanting to know various things about the saddles.  Starting with questions of how it will fit their horse then many times, looking for something that fits them better…
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Another Saddle’s Parts – English Saddle Parts

Another Saddle's Parts Last week I presented the Western saddle and its parts.  This week English saddle parts are the topic. While many of the parts are the same, there are some that are different or completely missing from the English saddle in comparison to the Western saddle. Looking at the image below, you can…
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