Watch the Video — How To Tie A Mecate To A Snaffle

Watch the video on how to attach a mecate and slobber straps to a snaffle with Dennis Moreland Tack. Slobber straps add extra weight to the bit ends of a mecate. This added weight causes the bit ends of the rein to drop quicker which releases the pressure on the bit sooner when the pull on the rein is released. This gives your horse a quicker reward for giving to the pull.

DMT PullingCollar

Do You Wish You Had a Pulling Collar?

DMT PullingCollarDennis Moreland Tack Pulling CollarDo you wish you had a pulling collar for roping? The brand new Dennis Moreland Tack Pulling Collar allows complete freedom of movement in the shoulders but also fits so well that the entire collar makes contact.

DMT spurfitting

The Quick and Simple Way to Adjust Your Spurs

DMT spurfitting

You’ve just received your new spurs and you’re excited to use them. You give them a push but they just won’t slide on your boot! Here’s the easiest way to adjust a pair of quality steel spurs, whether they’re too small or too big.

DMT PhilRapp

Do You Have A Really Sensitive Horse?

DMT PhilRappPhil Rapp and Dont Stopp Believin won the NCHA Super Stakes Open Co-Championship with a Dennis Moreland Tack aluminum shank bit.Phil Rapp stopped in my shop yesterday to tell me that he had used one of my bits to pilot Dont Stopp Believin to the 2015 NCHA Super Stakes Open Co-Championship. Phil said, “Dont Stopp Believin is so light in the face. I was riding him in a short shanked bit with a low port in the go-rounds at this year’s Super Stakes, but he needed something even milder.

DMT breastcollars

Have You Checked Out the Breast Collars at Dennis Moreland Tack?

DMT breastcollarsDennis Moreland Tack breast collars are all handmade of doubled and stitched Herman Oak old world heavy harness leather lined with burgundy latigo leather. Herman Oak old world harness leather is tanned using all natural methods. This produces soft pliable leather that is not spongy or boardy, but has the body and density to hold up to years of hard use. No chemicals are used in the tanning process.

DMT mecatebosal

How Do I Tie a Mecate to a Bosal?

DMT mecatebosalA mecate is a rein made of a single piece of rope, usually twisted horse hair or nylon. Mecates are used on hackamores and snaffle bits. A bosal is the noseband of a hackamore and when a headstall is attached it is known as a hackamore.