Typical Spanish country saddle:wooden tree enforced with steel. The girth is in one length,very easy to fasten.
This shepherd saddle,vaquera , is very comfortable for rider and horse .Fitted with a removable sheepskin saddleseat.Used to ride the whole day.The history of the saddle goes far back to the middle- ages. Handmade in Spain almost the same way as they did before.The saddle is very flexable,because the wooden pommel and cantle are connected with leather , strengthened with leatherstripes,sometimes straw or reed is used .Bottemside ,cushions of the saddle are stuffed with wool,sometimes hair and covered with linen.The advantage of linen is that it is breathable and will not slide that easy.Quality and lifetime are the same as leather covered. After a short period the saddle forms itself to the horseback.These spanish saddles will fit very well on all kinds of horses,sometimes even better than custom made saddles ,with the property leaving the shoulders of the horse free.
Vaquera saddle , complete with girth,stirrups ,removeable sheepskin saddleseat and special stirrupleathers Colours black or london. Available in filigrana leather weight 13 kg Total length 57 cm