This stainless steel 5" HBT shank with sweet iron mullen barrel low port (MB 06, Level 2-3) bit has a copper inlay.This mouthpiece is made of polished sweet iron which naturally oxidizes or rusts. Harmless to horses, it has a sweet taste and promotes salivation.
Reinsman Equestrian's 7/16" 3-Piece with Copper Roller Snaffle Bit has traditional rings and more weight for a better feel. Its mouthpiece breaks over the bars at a different angle to contact new nerves, and has some tongue pressure for better control.The copper roller adds moisture and acts as a pacifier.Copper is a soft metal, watch for excessive wear.
This stainless steel 5" HBT shank with sweet iron ported barrel (MB 33, Level 3) bit has a copper inlay.This mouthpiece is made of polished sweet iron which naturally oxidizes or rusts. Harmless to horses, it has a sweet taste and promotes salivation.
An improved version of one of the most popular mechanical hackamores ever made, this flat leather nose bit is excellent for horses that have natural rate and need only to be "keyed" to stay in tune with the rider.This bit is also a good choice for a novice rider.
This classic snaffle bit has been the top choice of trainers and riders thru the ages. The combination of the slightly weighted ring with an average size 3/8" smooth snaffle makes this bit perfectly balanced for training and every day riding. The weight of the ring increases feel for both the horse and rider, giving the horse pre-signals to rein cues and providing clearer communication.Sweet iron naturally rusts into a light patina which creates a sweet taste for the horse, making the bit more acceptable and increasing salivation for a supple mouth.
The Sweet Iron Modified Billy Allen Bit by Reinsman Equestrian is a great all around mouthpiece and the perfect choice for a horse with a low palate. Reinsman's Modified Billy Allen has more mullen relief than the standard Billy Allen giving it an ergonomic fit resulting in soft and even pressure across the tongue, bars, and lips. The center barrel has limited movement preventing the bit from scissoring down into the tongue or up into the palate, but has plenty of rotation.Sweet iron naturally rusts into a light patina. The rust creates a sweet taste for the horse, making the bit more acceptable and increasing salivation for a supple mouth.The 6" swept back cheeks make this bit fairly soft; and the combination of the Modified Billy Allen and the swiveling cheeks make it easy to isolate each side of the horse's mouth. Reinsman's Golden Glide bushings further enhance the smoothness of the independent cheek movement allowing for more precise cues.This style is preferred by reiners as a transition bit and by trail riders, but the versatility of this bit makes it a great choice for any style of riding.
By definition, a snaffle bit is a direct pull or direct action bit, meaning that when you are holding the reins in two hands atop your horse, you have direct contact with its mouth. Whatever you do with your hands, your horse should do. Most trainers will start a young horse in a snaffle to gain the framework it needs to transition to a curb bit. Such a foundation includes lateral flexion, collection, transitions, responsiveness to leg cues and more.An eggbutt snaffle is a bit commonly used for English riding, the name refers to the shape of the ring. It is designed to prevent pinching of the horse's mouth and works on the poll and bars of the mouth. This eggbutt snaffle bit is made of stainless steel which provides superior strength and a clean, neat look to any mouthpiece.A solid stainless steel mouthpiece, however, does not promote salivation and is best for horses with a consistently moist mouth. 5" Solid Mouth, 2-3/4" O-Rings.
These Double Diamond Brannaman slobber straps are straight cut with natural edges and are part of the Buck Brannaman collection. They are made out of 10/11 oz. skirting leather and measure 1¼” wide and 8” long. They feature a molded groove at the fold to hold the bit.