well trained horse...notice there's no bit in the bridle
no one uses them up in the waslala area..i think they only use them at the ??hippotecas
what word the locals use for the bridle? I think I'm looking at a bridle over a halter in the photo - is that right?
I have never seen one on a regular horse in the Estelí/Tisey area either.
What kind of saddle do you use?
its a western style saddle without the horn in front..it was made in waslala and a couple of yrs. ago cost about a hundred bucks
We have an albarda which Judy said was pretty much an English saddle. My butt says it is not the right thing. I want to get a montura, a western saddle, with a horn. A guy was supposed to make one for me but "got busy". A neighbor has one made by the same guy that looks really nice. C$4000 for a set which I think even includes spurs.
Note that these words may not get you the right things in Spain or even Mexico but they are the words used here.
When offered something you don't want, "Gracias" is a polite way to say no.