Proper Western Saddle Placement

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Dec 22nd 2021

Saddle position is solely determined by the shape of the horse and the saddle tree, not the rigging placement. One of the most common things we see when doing a saddle fitting is horse owners wanting … read more

Choosing the right saddle pad thickness - What is the right combo for your horse?

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Nov 24th 2021

There are so many options in the horse world, it can get quite overwhelming. There are variations within everything, but the same thing doesn't work for every horse. Saddle pads are a great example of … read more

Muscle Atrophy & Saddle Fit - The Proof is in the Pudding

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Nov 10th 2021

For many years, saddle fit has been thought to be a myth and there are still people that feel that way. Our company has been operating for over 10 years and we still see people who had no idea about s … read more

Equinely Spooky Jack-O'-Lanterns! - Carving ideas for the whole herd

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Oct 27th 2021

Halloween is one of my favorite times of the year. There are so many activities to do and it's a fun time to add your own unique, personal flare. It is the best holiday to carve out some good times!&n … read more

Free your imagination, and the journey begins ~ 7 Horse Books You Need to Read

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Oct 13th 2021

With the weather changing and the days shortening, it is the perfect time to curl up with a good book! There are several horse novels out there and many are classics. I feel like if you own horses, so … read more

Fall festivities to do with your horse - It will be a real treat!

Posted by Lynnsy Diekman - Saddle Up on Sep 29th 2021

Fall is a beautiful time of year, but as the leaves change, the temperature also drops. This means shorter days and less time to ride. Even though we will miss the summer time spent with our horse, th … read more