Most people know about some aspects of saddle fit such as the need for spine clearance – but there is actually a lot more to it than that!
Saddle fit is a complex topic and ultimately a good saddle fitter is invaluable. Saddle fit can impact a horse’s behaviour, long-term health, how they perform under saddle, and their long-term physical development.
For those who would like some guidelines to refer to, the following 9-part series of videos presented by Jochen Schleese are a really good place to start. For more from Jochen Schleese, take a look at his blog.