Questions regarding bit selection, jaw anatomy and proper bit fit according to the Herm Sprenger philosophy are discussed in this 90-page paperback by Brigitte Schulte & Heinz Baumann.
The Neue Schule Tranz Angled Lozenge 14mm Full Cheek Bit features a Salox® Gold mouth and stainless steel cheeks. This ergonomically designed bit typically helps reinforce turning aids and helps with straightness and direction. The mouth has a center lozenge set at a 20° angle to activate feel over the tongue and arms that are shaped for comfort.
This HSstainless Double-Jointed Bradoon has a 55mm stainless steel rings and a 14mm stainless steel mouthpiece with center link. The link lets this bit lie smoothly across the horse's tongue.
This HSstainless Kimberwicke Bit delivers Herm Sprenger’s renowned quality in a stainless steel bit. This Kimberwicke bit has a 16mm mouth, slotted cheeks and comes with a curb chain.
This HSstainless Double-Jointed Hunter D-Ring Bit has a 16mm stainless steel mouthpiece with center link and traditional 75mm cheeks. The center link lets this mouthpiece lie smoothly across the horse’s tongue.
The Gina Miles Pelham Bit by Professional’s Choice® is a leverage bit that comes with a curb chain and hooks. This Pelham bit can be used with a bit converter and one rein.
Designed to allow increased mobility, this Beris Ported Loose Ring Bit has a wide flat port that suits horses that dislike tongue pressure. This bit allows strong contact when needed, but returns to a comfortable position the moment pressure is released on the rings.
The Herm Sprenger Dynamic RS Sensogan® Single Joint Loose Ring Bit has an ergonomically curved 16mm Sensogan mouthpiece. 70mm stainless steel rings.
The HS® NovoContact Single-Jointed Pelham Bit features a 16mm mouth and stainless steel cheeks. This NovoContact bit design can be perfect for horses that do not take contact confidently. Its effect is gentle with soft rein contact, but stronger with stronger rein aids. The pleasant tasting Sensogan® mouthpiece metal promotes a soft mouth and bit acceptance.
This HS Dynamic RS Sensogan® Single Joint Gag Bit has a 16mm ergonomically formed curved Sensogan mouthpiece that lies perfectly in the horse's mouth for soft and even pressure. Sensogan mouthpiece metal instills a pleasant taste, encourages salivation and promotes bit acceptance. 80mm stainless steel cheeks.
The Gina Miles Kimberwicke Bit with curb chain and hooks from Professional’s Choice® has a low port mouthpiece that is gentler in action than a broken mouthpiece.
The Stübben 2-in-1 Hunter D-Ring Bit features a 14mm single joint stainless steel mouthpiece. This bit is engineered to be used in two ways for different levels of impact. Altering the way it is used occasionally may help limit desensitization of the horse’s mouth.
The Gina Miles “W” Full Cheek Snaffle Bit by Professional’s Choice® has a mouthpiece that delivers multiple points of contact on the horse's tongue.
The Stübben Precision D-Ring Bit allows for increased rein communication options. Large rings are shaped to move outward but will not fold in to support the horse through turns. The 14mm double-jointed mouthpiece is shaped for horse comfort.
The Herm Sprenger Turnado Sensogan® Loose Ring Bit has a 16mm Sensogan mouthpiece and 70mm stainless steel rings. The Turnado mouthpiece is rotated 45 degrees forward to lie comfortably in the horse's mouth to allow for soft, yet accurate communication between horse and rider.
The Herm Sprenger Sensogan® Show Jumping Bit has an 18mm mouthpiece and 70mm stainless steel rings. This show jumping bit features a Sensogan mouthpiece that encourages salivation and promotes bit acceptance.
The Happy Mouth Bits® Jointed Ribbed Loop Ring Gag Bit is covered in soft, flexible and durable apple-scented plastic to promote bit acceptance.
Ideal for busy horses or those learning new skills, the Herm Sprenger WH Ultra Sensogan® D-Ring Bit has a smooth roller disk in the center. The slight up and down motion of the roller encourages the horse to "play" with it. 16mm Sensogan® mouth and traditional 75mm stainless steel hunter D-rings.
This Herm Sprenger Copper Plus Double-Jointed 3-Type Snaffle Bit features a 16mm mouth and 70mm rings. Designed to offer versatility in the placement of cheek pieces and reins, it helps guard against pinching with eggbutt shaped cheeks. The shaped mouth is made of Copper Plus, an alloy that encourages salivation for a softer mouth.
This HSstainless Hollow Mouth Eggbutt Bit offers Herm Sprenger’s legendary quality in a stainless steel bit. This eggbutt snaffle has an 18mm and 65mm cheeks.
From Happy Mouth Bits®, the Dr. Bristol King Dee Pro Bit is designed to encourage bit acceptance and a soft mouth. It has a mouthpiece covered in flexible apple-scented plastic that promotes salivation. The traditional hunter sized D-rings, core and flat center link are stainless steel.
This HSstainless Vienna Show Jumping Bit features stainless cheeks with 70mm center rings and an 18mm stainless steel mouthpiece. This bit offers Herm Sprenger’s outstanding quality materials and construction.