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Bits & Spurs

We stock a large range of horse bits in various styles and disciplines such as Loose-Ring Snaffle Bits, Pelham Bits, Hackamores, and many more.  

Stubben has a massive range of bits to suit all disciplines including the award-winning Stubben 2-in-1 bit range which has a soft and strong option simply by turning the bit over. 

Our range of horse spurs includes the roller ball type and rubber covered, including children’s, dressage and jumping spurs with or without rowel. 

  • How do I choose the right bit for my horse?  

    • Choosing the right bit depends on various factors, including your horse's training level, temperament, mouth anatomy, and riding discipline. Consulting with a knowledgeable trainer or equine professional can help you determine the most suitable bit for your horse's needs.

  • Is it possible to ride without a bit?  

    • Yes, it is possible to ride without a bit using bitless bridles or hackamores. These alternatives work by exerting pressure on the horse's nose, chin, or poll instead of the mouth. Bitless options can be suitable for certain horses or riders who prefer a gentler approach.

  • How often should I clean and maintain my horse's bit?  

    • It's important to clean and maintain your horse's bit regularly to prevent the buildup of dirt, debris, and bacteria. After each ride, rinse the bit with water and mild soap, then dry it thoroughly. Additionally, inspect the bit for any signs of wear or damage and replace it if necessary.