Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How does the gullet measuring tool keep the shape of my horses back when I take it off?
A. The SADDLEfit Pro gullet measuring tool has a flexible core with a plastic coating, making it very malleable and able to maintain any shape it is molded into.
Q. Does the gullet measuring tool have other uses?
A. SADDLEfit Pro also doubles as a ruler, with centimetres on one side and inches on the other, to quickly measure the results from your readings, the gullet width across the front of your saddle, or even the seat size of your saddle.
Q. How do I get instant access to the video series?
A. Click on the 'Saddle Fitting Series' tab at the top of the page. Enter your unique password, found at the top right of your order confirmation email, sent at the time of Online Saddle Fitting Course purchase.
Q. Does this work for Western saddles?
A. The SADDLEfit Pro measuring tool takes the exact template of your horse's back, enabling you to match it to the best fitting saddle of any type - Western, GP, Dressage, Jumping, Endurance & Stock. It also helps identify any alterations or changes that may need to be made to a saddle or padding to ensure the best fit. The course however talks specifically about English style saddles. Contact us if you are keen on a Western saddle fitting course.
Q. How long will it take for me to know if my saddle fits?
A. You can create a quick basic reading in just a few minutes, which will straight away indicate if your gullet/saddle likely fits or not. The rest of the details gained throughout the course will give you even more accurate information, regarding which gullet plate or saddle to choose and/or the best positioning, padding or packing options for your horse.
Q. How much is delivery?
A. Shipping is FREE within New Zealand. Enter your correct shipping details at the time of purchase and we send out the next day, once payment is received. Shipping for International orders will be determined and advised in accordance to current shipping rates. Please contact us for further information.