Four papers, published in the Equine Veterinary Journal and Equine Veterinary Education, reporting work supported by the Saddle Research Trust were among the top 10% most downloaded articles during 2018 and 2019.
Now the original research papers have been made available free of charge by the publishers Wiley, with generous support from World Horse Welfare.
Click below to read the articles:
The influence of rider:horse bodyweight ratio and rider‐horse‐saddle fit on equine gait and behaviour: A pilot study
The effects of rider size and saddle fit for horse and rider on forces and pressure distribution under saddles: A pilot study
Evaluating the suitability of an English saddle for a horse and rider combination