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Jan

Supersized saddles find home on the range as Americans fattenDude ranches and hunting camps are adding heavyweight horses and super-large saddles to seat swelling numbers of over-sized clients. Ranches and outfitting operations also are bulking up on riding stock crossbred with draft horses — weighing in at roughly 1,500 pounds — to fit their super-sized customers.

Supersized saddles find home on the range as Americans fatten
Dude ranches and hunting camps are adding heavyweight horses and super-large saddles to seat swelling numbers of over-sized clients. Ranches and outfitting operations also are bulking up on riding stock crossbred with draft horses — weighing in at roughly 1,500 pounds — to fit their super-sized customers.

  1. lackofconsequence reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork
  2. tobleronelovestrukk reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    And this applies to English Stables too….
  3. nieceoftheserpent reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    It’s good that they’re doing this, so that larger people can do these activities. However, it’s very sad that we are...
  4. doorwithakey reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    oh. oh no.
  5. thesearchisneverover reblogged this from sandetiger and added:
    OH MY GOD.. this is so depressing.. people seriously… be happy about who you are but stay healthy!! stay fit… poor...
  6. sandetiger reblogged this from stuckwithinadream
  7. tyberiustitan reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    Little far from the cowboy life.
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  9. lifesaboutpeople reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    poor horses :(
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  12. ireptheburgh reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    So tragic. I feel bad for the horses, even the ones big enough to handle it. I would keep whatever horses I want, and...
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  14. stuckwithinadream reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    this is just sad. sad for the horses too.
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  16. tracigall said: I honestly feel bad for horses. I get that some people can’t help how much they weigh, but I believe there should be a weight limit on how much a horse can carry.
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