gullet-size-western-saddle

The gullet size on Western saddles can be confusing, basically measurements go 2" larger than normal english saddles. (So a 16" western is up to an 18" English equivalent). Bars = gullet size. Full QH bars is a wide gullet.
Generally the size refers to the seat. Occasionally there are shorter skirts on them but they're all around the same length.
Main thing with fitting a western saddle is the gullet size & whether your horse would suit a full QH bar (wide shoulders) or a semi-QH bar (anything less than wide, really). The fit is very different to English saddles.
 
To make it more confusing - there are alot of western saddle brands out there and they are all slightly different in fit. We are currently offering 10% off all our western saddle range with discount code BLOG10.gullet-size-western-saddle

 

Best Sellers 2021

Brown Yard Boots-Ascot EquestrianBrown Yard Boots-Ascot Equestrian
Brown Yard Boots
Sale price$139.95
Reviews
Save $50.00
Multi Bridle - Black-ProHorseMulti Bridle - Black
Multi Bridle - Black
Sale price$149.95 Regular price$199.95
Reviews
Save $100.00
Brown Leather Boots-Ascot EquestrianBrown Leather Boots-Ascot Equestrian
Brown Leather Boots
Sale price$159.95 Regular price$259.95
Reviews