Bridles, Reins & Leads

Plain 1/2" M&M Bridle

The traditional and 'correct' bridle for all ridden Mountain and Moorland breeds in the show ring.

 Bridle with a plain, flat "Hunter type" Noseband, (3/4" width noseband being standard for a Shetland), and plain Browband. 

(Raised browband as shown in the photo, or a 'plaited browband is £7.00 extra).

Made from the finest quality English Sedgwick Hide, hand cut and stitched with British stainless steel buckles and billet fittings.

Available in Havana and Black. These are made to measure for any size Shetland or other breed/ type of pony, (please telephone to discuss your requirements and a price).

For guidance see the 'help with measuring page'.

Bridles do not include reins or bit.

1/2" (13mm)

Snaffle - £69.00   Double - £89.00

Nose widths available

3/4", 1.0" or 1 1/8"

Bridles do not include Reins.



 Reins

Quality English hand stitched reins with British stainless steel buckles and billet fittings to the bit.

Available as standard in 36", 38" and 44" (the length of the rein is measured with the billet fastened).

If you require a size or style not shown, please ask, I am sure I can help.

Plain Reins ~ 3/8" width are easy to knot for small fingers to hold, or for use as a curb rein when using a Double or Pelham bridle. 1/2" are often used as an 'every day rein'.

  36" 3/8" £17.00  1/2" £21.00

   38" 3/8" £18.00  1/2" £22.00 

  44" 3/8" £22.00  1/2" £26.00

48" 3/8" £28.00  48" 1/2" £33.00

Plaited Reins (below) ~ The most popular rein used in the Show Ring. Quality, style and grip.

 1/2" 36" £52.00

    1/2" 38" £54.00   

 1/2" 44" £57.00

1/2" 48" £61.00 ~ 5/8" 48" £54.00

Laced Reins ~ Often used when hunting or in WHP Classes. Good grip in wet weather.

          1/2" 38" £46.00   44" £50.00

         1/2" 48" £61.00  5/8" 48" £69.00

Stopped Reins ~ A super rein for the younger rider. Leather stops every 4" or as required.

36" 1/2" £36.00

   38" 1/2" £38.00   

44" 1/2" £42.00

Half Rubber Grip ~ Underside of the rein is covered in rubber. Looks like a plain rein but with excellent grip.

36" 1/2" £34.00

38" 1/2" £36.00

44" 1/2" £40.00

48" 1/2" £44.00 5/8" 48.00


 

Martingales

Hand Stitched Finest English Sedgwick Leather.
Available In Havana and Black
 
Running Martingale ~ Shetland £35.00 ~ Small Pony £38.00
Standing Martingale ~ Shetland £30.00 ~ Small Pony £33.00



Leather Show Leads Ridden and In Hand 

Quality English Leather leads 6ft (183cm) in length as standard, though shorter or longer lengths are available, please ask.

Ridden Lead Rein leads with stainless steel buckle as standard and large "loop" for the handler to hold.

In Hand leads are with British, Walsall cast brass fittings. 

(Pony rein chains with small brass links in 10", 14", 16", 18" and Newmarket Couplings in British, Walsall cast brass are also available to purchase separately).  

Plain Lead ~ Buckle End for Ridden Lead Rein classes with Stainless Steel Buckle and generous 'Loop' end for the handler. 

3/8" £23.00 ~ 1/2" £25.00

Plain Lead ~ Buckle End for In Hand classes with a 'neat' Brass Buckle.

3/8" £23.00 ~ 1/2" £25.00                

Newmarket Pony (lightweight) Lead ~ 1/2" £32.00   5/8" £34.00  

Pony Brass Rein Chain Lead (18"unless stipulated) 1/2" £30.00   5/8" £32.00 

Pony Brass Chains only ~ 10" £11.50  ~  14" £13.50  ~  16" £14.75  ~  18" £16.00

Pony Brass Newmarket Chain ~ £19.00


Show Couplings

Beautifully hand stitched for strength, with brass rings and buckles. 

Neat and flattering.

If you want a specific coupling please ask.

2 Way in 1/2"  £18.00

3 Way in  1/2" £27.00


 Grass Reins

Made in Apollo Web (see the Breaking and Schooling page).

Washable, lightweight for everyday use. Attached  by buckles to the front "D" rings on the saddle or pad,

and buckled to the headpiece of the bridle. 

Stops the pony pulling down to reach the grass while being ridden.

 (A measurement from the wither to poll will ensure the right length).

£20.00