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High Withered Saddle Pads

High Wither Saddle Pads
Relieve wither pressure with a high wither saddle pad that helps saddles fit by filling the gap between the saddle and horse, absorbing shock, and providing comfort. Shop our large selection to find a high wither saddle pad that your horse will love.
Diamond Wool Contour Comfort Cutter Western Saddle Pad
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Diamond Wool Contour Comfort Cutter Western Saddle Pad
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Diamond Wool Contour Comfort Cutter Western Saddle Pad
$154.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 41 Reviews
Impact Gel™ Standard 3/4" Contour Pad
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Impact Gel™ Contour Classic 3/4" Western Saddle Pad
$290.00
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 88 Reviews
Dura-Tech® V-Free® Dressage Pad
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Dura-Tech® V-Free® Dressage Pad
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Dura-Tech® V-Free® Dressage Pad
$85.99
$29.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 58 Reviews
Diamond Wool Premium Contoured Tough Western Saddle Pad
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Diamond Wool Black Gold Premium Contoured Tough Western Saddle Pad
$279.99
$199.99
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Dura-Tech® Memory Foam Western Shim Saddle Pad
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Dura-Tech® Memory Foam Western Removeable Shim Saddle Pad
$256.99
$179.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 10 Reviews
Diamond Wool Contour Ranch Western Saddle Pad
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Diamond Wool Contour Ranch Western Saddle Pad
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Diamond Wool Contour Ranch Western Saddle Pad
$149.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 29 Reviews
Lemieux™ Prosport Square Suede Dressage Saddle Pad
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Lemieux™ Prosport Square Suede Dressage Saddle Pad
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LeMieux® Prosport Square Suede Dressage Saddle Pad
$113.99
$79.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 26 Reviews
Classic Equine BioFit Correction Saddle Pad
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Classic Equine® BioFit Correction Saddle Pad 31x32
$219.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 29 Reviews
Schneiders® Satin Dressage Pad with Bling
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Schneiders® Satin Dressage Pad with Bling
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Schneiders® Satin Dressage Pad with Bling
$114.99
$79.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 1 Review
LeMieux® Loire Classic Close Contact Saddle Pad
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LeMieux® Loire Classic Close Contact Saddle Pad
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LeMieux® Loire Classic Close Contact Saddle Pad
$95.95
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Lemieux® Prosport Close Contact Suede Saddle Pad
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Lemieux® Prosport Close Contact Suede Saddle Pad
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LeMieux® Prosport Close Contact Suede Saddle Pad
$103.99
$79.99
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The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 13 Reviews
LeMieux Loire Classic Dressage Saddle Pad
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LeMieux Loire Classic Dressage Saddle Pad
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LeMieux Loire Classic Dressage Saddle Pad
$99.99
$95.95
The average rating for this product is 5 out of 5 stars 1 Review

Choosing the Best High Wither Saddle Pad

High withered horses tend to have a long concave section between the shoulder and the point of withers, leaving an unwanted gap between your horse and the saddle. This gap doesn’t allow the saddle to sit properly and evenly disperse weight, causing the saddle to pinch the withers at best, or sit on the point of the withers at worst. Horses with high withers also have a tendency to have narrow shoulders, which can cause the saddle to pinch and limit movement. By using a high wither saddle pad, you can greatly improve the fit of your saddle and provide your horse more comfort while riding.

If your horse has high withers and a narrow back they may benefit from using a high wither saddle pad. A saddle pad for high-withered horses usually has an opening at the front of the pad to leave extra space for the withers. This helps relieve pressure and often improves the fit of your saddle.

Frequently Asked Questions About The High Wither Saddle Pad

What is a high wither saddle pad?

A high wither saddle pad is a pad designed specifically to aid in saddle support by providing extra cushioning and providing extra space to improve the comfort of horses with high withers. Saddle pads for horses with high withers are also often thick to help improve the fit of their saddle.

What does a wither relief pad do?

The high wither saddle pad usually has an opening near the front of the pad that gives the withers extra space and prevents rubbing.

How do you pad a high withered horse?

Finding a saddle pad for your high withered horse can be challenging. Make sure you use a wither relief pad that is thick enough to prevent rubbing and improve the saddle fit.

How do I know if my horse has high withers?

Horses with high withers often have narrower backs than an average horse. Their withers will also be taller than average and have a sharp angle. Normal withers have a softer angle.

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