DESIGNED FOR THE HORSE

by the horse

RESPECTING THE HORSE

trusting his feedback

FOR ETHICALLY MINDED RIDERS

who put horses first

ALL HORSES AND PONIES

deserve comfort and care

FUNCTIONAL SADDLING

unleashing the potential of every horse

REMEDIAL SADDLING

dramatic recoveries that

speak for themselves

DISCOVER THE FACTS

exposing the flaws

HELPING PEOPLE HELPING HORSES

with a whole Way forward…

We are the BALANCE Saddle Company

Our Functional Saddling System respects the way a horse needs to function to be healthy and sound. We provide information, education, and a big range of saddling equipment that has been specifically designed to get amazing results.

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This Web-Shop is open to accept & process your orders, but within reduced working hours.
Most of our suppliers and manufacturers are working with fewer staff than normal, so if we have to order goods for you, it can take several weeks to have them ready to ship to you.
We are doing everything we can to keep things moving and eventually, back to our normal lead times. Thank you for your patience.

Latest Blog Posts

Slowly emerging from the Covid  closure.

Slowly emerging from the Covid closure.

Well, here we are, well into the summer months (although the weather here in the UK is more like September than July) and still only feeling our way out of the full lock-down that has impacted most countries around the world. In April, the BALANCE office was forced to close completely,...

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BALANCE OFFICE NEWS

BALANCE OFFICE NEWS

This News Item is here to give you up-to-date information on our office opening hours as well as any enforced disruption/closure due to the Corona Virus. We are very sorry, but on Friday 27th March, we had to accept that we have to cease trading until the restrictions are lifted. In...

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WIDER STILL AND WIDER!

WIDER STILL AND WIDER!

During a recent session of tidying my office and looking through old paperwork and files, I made the mistake of looking through some old diaries that Carol and I used to use before the days of iCal. Of course, this is a dangerous thing to do, because inevitably, we end up spending the time allocated...

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NEW WEBSITE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE.

NEW WEBSITE SHOPPING EXPERIENCE.

Those of you who have been using our online shop to buy BALANCE products had to register to be able to use the shop and as the site got older this whole process became very irritating and long-winded. Sorry about that and thank you to those of you who battled through the procedure and managed to use the shop!...

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BALANCE Functional Saddling

A whole approach to designing, choosing and using saddles that respects and protects the ridden horse’s health, soundness and well-being.

Maintenance Saddling

A simple Saddling System that works to maintain healthy musculature, posture, movement & performance in the ridden horse.

BALANCE Functional Padding System

Versatile and adjustable pads, for horses to experience comfort & freedom, when used under an appropriate BALANCE saddle, or other makes of saddle with the right design features and width options.

Remedial Saddling

Helping horses to recover to their full health and ability after illness, lameness or previous saddle damage.

Beyond the Saddle

Application of Functional Saddling supports the aim of riders who study & respect the bio-mechanics of efficient, safe & therefore, beautiful movement in their horses.

International Support

Helping people & helping horses around the world, through a TEAM of dedicated & trained Saddle Consultants or Test Ride Facilitators in addition to support from BALANCE HQ.