Bit

A bit is an object, usually made of metal, rubber, plastic, or leather, that is attached to the bridle and placed inside of the horse’s mouth. It serves as a tool for communication between the horse’s mouth and the rider’s hands.

There are numerous types of bits out on the market and it is crucial, for your riding session to be successful, to chose one adapted to the needs of your horse.

Related terms: Bridle

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