Educational Articles - Driving Bits
I have been interested in bitting horses correctly since I was a young 4-Her and
learned that my first horse was broke in a very severe bit. We learned the hard way how important it is to get a correctly fitting and appropriate style and size bit for your horse.
Here is our collection of educational articles and presentations related to Bitting the Driving Horse:
I Need a New Bit - Some of the "20 Questions" I might ask to find the right bit
Driving Bit Selection and Use - aspects of bitting helpful to know
Driving Bits - more aspects to consider
How to Measure a Bit - measure the horse's mouth and the bit itself
Bitting the Driving Horse Presentation - PowerPoint PDF - Given at the 2020 ADS Annual Meeting, and the 2019, 2020, and 2021 National Drive.