Quincey’s cool hackamore
For those of you who have been asking about Quincey’s hackamore: this post is for you!
Quincey wears a Zilco Flower Hackamore.
(His reins are like that so her doesn’t chew them)
This hackamore is so great because it is super adjustable. You can change where the chin strap, reins, and even noseband are to change the type and amount of pressure. Here are some more examples of how it can be worn:
(photos just found on google images)
The hackamore comes with just a strap for the chin strap. We decided to buy Quincey a double chain like this for the chin strap because he requires a bit more leverage.
I really like this hackamore because it can be as soft as a halter with reins, but then also be manipulated to be much stronger.
If you have biting issues with your horse this might be worth a try! We tried it as a last resort when nothing else was working to find out Quincey just doesn’t like bits! We then tried a traditional hackamore like this one but it put too much pressure on his face and made him do this:
Hope I covered everything! If you have any more questions feel free to ask.