Manufacturer: Kates Rideabout (View all products by Kate's Saddle Supply)
Model: Microfiber Endurance Australian Saddle (View all Microfiber Endurance Australian Saddle reviews)
Category: Trail Saddles
Purchase: I purchased the saddle on the internet from Kates.net on clearance at $299.00. I wanted a low cost Australian Saddle for my young horse who needed a smaller gullet than my current saddle has.
Likes: The saddle is beautiful, comfortable and light weight at only 16 lbs. Tim at Kates was very friendly and helpful before during and after the sale of the saddle. The saddle is well made and fits my horse perfectly. The saddle is rigged western so you don't have to use and overgirth, it girths up just like any western saddle does. Kates adjusted the saddle based on my wither measurements and shipped it the same day that I ordered it and provided me with a tracking number that same day by email.
Dislikes: I have no complaints.
Quality: The saddle is well made and should last for years. The seat is suede and is comfortable and grippy. It has leather covering the area where the stirrup leathers would normally cause wear, this is a nice feature that should help keep the saddle looking good for years to come.
Summary: I'm very pleased with how the saddle is made and how it fits my horse. The folks at Kates are very nice and helpful and I will gladly do business with them again.
Usefulness Rating: 2.375 out of 5.
8 reader(s) voted.
Circle Y Trail Gator Endurance Trail Saddles
Simco "Deluxe" trail saddle 8695 Trail Saddles
Circle y Alabama trail gaitor Trail Saddles
Jason McKenzie 1 / Wade saddle Trail Saddles
Huber Training saddle Trail Saddles
Fabtron Easy Rider Trail Trail Saddles
CTK TASO 18 Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Gaited wide tree Trail Saddles
ABETTA TRINITY SERENITY SYNTHETIC ENDURANCE SADDLE Trail Saddles
Wyoming Saddlery 16" Draft Custom Trail Saddles
DIXIELAND GAITED SADDLE Butterfly Skirt Roughout Trail Saddles
J. Stead Saddles.com Rose Wade Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles Butterfly Light Rider Trail Saddles
Dixieland Gaited Saddles LIGHT RIDER BUTTERFLY EXTRA WIDE GAITED FIT Trail Saddles
Sycamore Creek Sadles TASO 16 Trail Saddles
Dixieland Saddles Round Skirt Western Trail Trail Saddles
Dixieland Custom Butterfly Western Trail Saddle Trail Saddles
Leon Liversage Trailrider Trailrider Haboob Trail Saddles
Dixieland Saddles Custom made Endurance saddle with horn Trail Saddles
Mr. Saddle TReeless - Giraffe pattern Trail Saddles