Understanding the Use of Cruppers and Breeching
Lucky Three Ranch Store
Synopsis: There is an ongoing discussion about the use of cruppers and breeching when riding mules, donkeys, and even some horses. The purpose of both is to keep the saddle from sliding forward when the equine is in motion, and inappropriate use of both devices could give the equine problems.
Keywords: Tack & Equipment, cruppers, breeching, resistance in training, spine flexion, balance, riding, saddle configuration