Le Mieux Teknique Fetlock Stud Boots Review

I mentioned last week that I have been looking for solutions for Eli's hind interference. Other than the pastern wraps that are on the way, I think I may have found a good one! I looked at Country and Stable's selection of tendon and fetlock boots -- they have an excellent selection of well-known, popular … Continue reading Le Mieux Teknique Fetlock Stud Boots Review

Roeckl Madrid Gloves Review

I am pretty sure that if you have found your way to this blog, you most likely are at least vaguely familiar with the Roeckl brand of riding gloves. I have a few pairs (gotta keep one pair nice for shows!) of the Roeck-Grip model and I love them. I welcomed the opportunity to try … Continue reading Roeckl Madrid Gloves Review

EGO 7 Orion Field Boot Review Update

Back in October/November-ish, I ordered EGO 7 Orion Field Boots from Germany. This means I spent $340 USD for boots that retail at $499 here (many tack shops have them in stock now). And you know what? I'd buy these boots again at $499 in a heartbeat. 10 months in to wearing these boots fairly … Continue reading EGO 7 Orion Field Boot Review Update

French Link

I have a semantic question for you: what kind of bit do you call a French link? A French link, to me, denotes a very specific type of double-joint of a bit, like the above one. But I frequently see people describing almost any double-jointed bit as a French link, especially the double-jointed Herm Sprenger … Continue reading French Link