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Hackamore / Gag Bits

Hackamores and Gag bits are specialty leverage devices used in training, at home or show. Hackamores rely on pressure at the cheeks and nose while the gags slide motion transfers pressure to the poll.

  • Frequently used in barrel racing, etc.
  • Should be used by experienced riders
 
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  • Mechanical device that uses leverage much like that of a curb style bit
  • Works nicely on well broke, mature horses or for horses with dental issues
  • Fleece lined leather nose band is used as the leverage for control
  • 6”chrome plated cheeks are shorter making contact not as harsh
  • This device is only as gentle as the riders hands
  • Curb chain is included
          ***For experienced riders, gentle hands or professional use only***
          ***Misuse can cause pain and/or damage to horse’s nose and face***
 
 
$34.99 $27.99
 
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  • Designed for use by professional horse trainers and very experienced riders
  • This bit can be very severe if used incorrectly and lead to serious damage
  • Frequently called the ‘run through bit’ and used on horses that lay on the bit
  • When rein pressure is applied, the steel hinged spoons collapse onto the jaw
  • Headstall is attached to the small loose rings and reins to the larger rings
  • Sweet iron hinged mouthpiece with stainless steel rings
  • Very little mouth pressure is applied
  • Mouthpiece:  5”
  • Bit diameter:  9/16” tapering to 7/16” in the center
$24.99 $19.99
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  • Great for teaching horses to flex, bend and set their heads
  • Helps horses lift at the shoulder and use his body correctly
  • Works on different pressure points than a regular snaffle
  • Applies pressure to the poll and the corners of the mouth
  • Sweet iron mouthpiece encourages salivation when it oxidizes
  • Stainless steel cheeks
  • Mouthpiece:  5”
  • Bit diameter:  7/16”
  • For use with Draw Gag Headstall
$24.99 $19.99
 
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  • Great training aid designed to control the problem horse
  • Produces a sidepull effect to help turn the horse back
  • Encourages horses to turn side to side and stop when asked
  • Latigo rope noseband with black stainless steel curb and shanks
  • Can be harsh if not used properly
  • Shanks:  5”
$24.99 $19.99
  • Great for teaching horses to flex, bend and set their heads
  • Helps younger horses lift at the shoulder and use his body correctly
  • Works on different pressure points than a regular snaffle
  • Applies pressure to the poll and the corners of the mouth
  • Twisted wire mouthpiece adds more control for stronger signal
  • Adds more tongue pressure to help set horse’s head
  • Stainless steel cheeks
  • Mouthpiece:  5”
  • Bit diameter:  3/16”
  • For use with Draw Gag Headstall
           ****Not for use by inexperience riders****
$24.99 $19.99
 
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  • Great for tougher horses or for teaching horses to flex and bend
  • 3/16” rope crown with ½” rolled nylon rope cheek pieces
  • 1” diameter rings at bit ends and cheeks
  • Cheeks can be untied to adjust for size
  • Stainless steel rings for added strength
  • One size fits all
  • Gag Bit is NOT included
$8.99 $6.99