Zilco SL Shetland Open Driving Bridle
448314Regular price £62.50 Save £0.00
This open bridle has a browband with extra length to allow for thick forelocks and broad foreheads. The throatlash is set back from the headpiece. This is a safety feature to help prevent ponies with thick manes and small ears from scratching their bridles off.
This model is an open design (no blinkers) - suited for ponies who do not require any adjustment to their view.
One of the biggest appeals with Zilco harness is the ease of maintenance. Simply wipe clean, hose down or tub wash in warm soapy water. Hang to dry. Zilco driving harness always maintains its strength regardless of how wet or dirty it becomes from heavy use.
What is the Bridle?
A bridle in driving has several roles. Primarily it is used to control the horse via the reins and bit. It is also used to provide blinkers for the horse to prevent it being frightened or distracted by the vehicle. It is very important that the bridle is correctly fitted to prevent accidents and for the comfort of the horse. If you are unsure exactly how this should be fitted it is very important to seek expert advise.