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Ever wonder what gait your horse is performing, or able to perform? This video shows the gait spectrum in regular timing, and slo-mo, with a simple explanation of each. Learn about the pace, step-pace, foxtrot, running walk, and more! https://gaitedhorsesaddles.com/pages/the-gaited-horse-gait-spectrum-video-of-horse-gaits

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While we do not have a brick-and-mortar store, our showroom in Lakewood, NY is open M-F by appointment. We can go through the unique features of our products and answer any questions you may have. We also offer in-person saddle fittings with your horse(s) and have a barn with an indoor arena, and boarding available. Western New York is an amazing place to ride and visit, so we have people travel from all over for fittings and stay in the area a few days! Reach out to us for more info! CONTACT US

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To determine if your saddle is comfortable for your horse when he is being ridden, saddle up as usual.  While mounted, have someone from the ground slip the flat of their hand under the front edge of your saddle, just over or in front of the withers.  If the gullet of the saddle is too narrow, your helper will be unable to get their hand inserted here.  If they can place their hand under the gullet, it may feel tight while the horse is standing still.  This is because the horse’s shoulder rotates slightly outward at the top when at...

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Did you know there is an easy (and fun!) trick you can do with your horse to help engage, stretch and strengthen their back and core muscles that can help even out a sway back? Watch our video to find out how in under two minutes.

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Training your gaited trail horse to walk consistently with good forward impulsion is going to make your rides more enjoyable, for both you and your horse. Read part 1 of this 2 part series about how to develop impulsion in  your gaited horse.

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