Dr. Cook’s Bitless Bridle – Will a Cross Under Design Work for Your Horse?

Of all the bitless solutions out there, this bridle is probably the best known. The Dr. Cook’s bridle is a cross under solutions: in addition to the normal cavesson, there are two straps that cross under the horse’s jaw and are then run through two rings on the noseband. The reins attach to these straps. […]

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What makes a “Comfort”able Bridle?

I’ve been reading recently about the “Comfort Bridle” or “Elevator Bridle” that was developed by Lorraine Greene of Horsesence Saddlers. Variations on this design are now being marketed by several leading manufacturers, such as Albion and Jeffries. The principle behind this type of bridle is that by maximizing the horse’s comfort, you can improve its […]

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