So 2015 should be an interesting year, Major is going to be carrying on as he is hunting, hacking and fun rides. But as Oakley is now four he will be starting work soon! He is still turned away at the moment but will be coming in next week, I can't wait to get started!
So far Major and I have been doing a lot of... [Read More]
I get asked on UK horse forums how to make and care for veg tanned saddlery leather, hope this article helps.
Firstly a bit about oiling and veg tanned leather.
NEATSFOOT OIL, is a popular choice to condition modern hides BUT although modern neatsfoot oil is still made from cattle-based products, it has a tendency to speed oxidation of the leather.
If mineral oil or other petroleum-based material is added, the product may be called "neatsfoot oil... [Read More]