ABOUT THE FIT

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All bit­less bri­dles should have the nose­band two fin­gers be­low the pro­ject­ing cheek­bone and with at least two fin­gers be­tween the nose­band and the nasal bone. Fit­ting the nose­band too low can im­pinge on the softer, car­ti­lagi­nous por­tion of the nose. Try pinch­ing the tip of your nose and wig­gling it from side to side, then do the same at the bridge of your nose. This is how the pres­sure would dif­fer for your horse when wear­ing a bit­less bri­dle.

A bit­less bri­dle must be fit­ted cor­rectly

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