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A Guide to the Most Common Types of Western Saddles

A Guide to the Most Common Types of Western Saddles

When shopping for Western saddles styles, it's important to know what type of riding you're planning to do. Western saddle styles are primarily categorized by their intended use, with additional variation in materials, construction, etc., based on the specific type of saddle. To help you get started, this article will go over some of the most common types of Western saddles so you can choose what is best for your personal style.
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Why Choose a Leather Knife Sheath?

Why Choose a Leather Knife Sheath?

After spending time and money picking out the perfect knife, don't forget to protect it with the best knife sheath possible. This frequently overlooked accessory is an essential piece of gear that can also be a fashion statement. Continue reading...

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NRS Horse Blanketing Guide

NRS Horse Blanketing Guide

When the temperatures drop and winter starts to set in, horse owners are likely wondering, "Should I blanket my horse?" Sometimes horse blanketing guidelines can be confusing, but NRS is here to help! This guide will cover the basics of...

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NRS Exclusives - Ride Ready Boots

NRS Exclusives - Ride Ready Boots

THE BOOT TEAM at NRS teamed up with Rios of Mercedes, Olathe and Anderson Bean to design a line of boots that a serious rider demands. Ride Ready boots are created to do just that. Our F1 hybrid sole offers...

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A Year of All Things Western

A Year of All Things Western

 We poured the coals to 2020 and rolled into 2021, full steam ahead! We were uncertain as to where it would take us, but we were comin' in hot. 2021 proved to be an exciting year for us, both at...

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Giving Tuesday at NRS

A Day To Give Back The concept of Giving Tuesday was created back in 2012, a simple idea turned into a global movement creating a powerful wave of radical generosity. There are over 80 countries that host and celebrate Giving Tuesday,...

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How to Buy Used Saddles Online: The Essential Guide to Buying a Saddle Secondhand

How to Buy Used Saddles Online: The Essential Guide to Buying a Saddle Secondhand

Saddles are expensive, so you may be tempted to buy a saddle online to take advantage of amazing pricing and a better selection than offered at the local tack shop. But hold up — before you buy, there are some things you need to know to make sure it's really a good deal. This guide will show you how to buy a saddle safely and make sure you're getting the quality you expect.

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The Essential Western Saddle Pad Fitting Guide

The Essential Western Saddle Pad Fitting Guide

So, you're wondering how to fit a saddle pad? In our ultimate saddle pad size guide, we'll explain the importance of properly fitting a saddle pad and how to ensure a comfortable fit. We'll include Western saddle pad fitting tips,...

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The American Military Celebration Returns

The American Military Celebration Returns

Hillwood Land and Cattle presents the American Military Celebration with Charly Crawford brought to you by Ariat for its second year. The event raises funds for Building Homes for Heroes and fosters support and appreciation for military members, service members,...

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