A horse collar is the contact point between the harness and the horse’s shoulder. A well-fitting collar spreads the load evenly across the shoulder. This enables the horse to lean into the load comfortably while working.
Our basic driving clinic provides hands-on experience in how to safely harness and drive your horse (or horses) so both of you are safe and comfortable.
It’s an age-old question. So, what’s your take? With any sport or discipline, personal preference plays a large part in determining the equipment you use in your favourite past time. It’s no different with horses and sweat pads.
It’s not exactly a secret that we at Alberta Carriage Supply are mainly focused on draft horses and the work we do with them. But it’s important to provide a variety of information for the range of people we serve.
Let’s talk about hooking four horses. We encourage teamsters who want to challenge themselves to do so, but you need to give it some serious thought. And of course, do it safely.