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.
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.
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 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.
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 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.
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 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 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 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.
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.
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.
The Herm Sprenger Copper Plus Double-Jointed 2-Type Snaffle Bit is a combination of an eggbutt and a loose ring snaffle. It has a 16mm mouth and 70mm stainless steel rings. The cheek helps guard against pinching, yet allows the ring to move freely. The shaped Copper Plus mouthpiece with rotated center link encourages salivation to help create a soft mouth.
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.
This Stübben 2-in-1 Full Cheek Bit features a 16mm stainless steel mouth with a sweet copper center link that helps promote salivation. This bit is engineered to be used in two ways for different levels of impact. Changing the way this bit is used occasionally may help prevent desensitization of the horse’s mouth.
This HSstainless Single Jointed Hunter D Bit features a 16mm mouth and 75mm rings. This bit delivers all the quality you've come to expect from Herm Sprenger, in high-quality stainless steel.
This HSstainless Copper Roller Full Cheek Snaffle Bit features a 14mm mouthpiece with a copper-coated center roller. The sweet taste of copper helps promote salivation for a soft mouth, and the roller is designed to encourage optimal bit acceptance. Full cheeks have 45mm center rings.
The Gina Miles Loose Ring Waterford Bit by Professional’s Choice® features a waterford mouthpiece.
This innovative Beris Butterfly D-Ring Bit features an anatomically correct mouthpiece with a broad surface in the tongue area. This bit design offers the horse’s sensitive tongue optimal space and soft influence at the same time.
The Stübben Sweet Copper Quick Contact Loose Ring Snaffle Bit has a 16mm sweet copper mouth. The sweet copper alloy promotes salivation and bit acceptance. 70mm stainless steel rings.
The HSstainless Short Shank Single Joint Pelham Bit provides Herm Sprenger’s legendary quality in a stainless steel bit. It features a 16mm mouthpiece and 10cm cheeks with 4.5cm lower shanks.
The Stübben Golden Wings Single Joint Gag Bit is designed to help protect the corners of the horse’s mouth from pinching. This gag bit has a 14mm sweet copper mouth and stainless steel cheeks.
This Double-Jointed Shaped Mouthpiece Loose Ring Bit from the Nunn Finer Sensation Bit collection features an ergonomically shaped mouthpiece of German silver. This bit promotes salivation and encourages bit acceptance.
This Nunn Finer Single-Jointed Loose Ring Bit from the Sensation Bit collection features an ergonomically shaped mouthpiece of German silver and cheeks made of stainless steel. This bit promotes salivation and encourages bit acceptance.
The HS Comfort Mouth Sensogan® Loose Ring Bit has a correctional ported mouthpiece that rotates onto the horse's tongue rather than the palate. This bit may be helpful for horses that get their tongues over the bit or that try to stick them out while being ridden. It features a 16mm Sensogan mouth and 70mm stainless steel rings.
This HSstainless Double-Jointed Full Cheek Snaffle Bit features full cheeks with 50mm center rings and a mouthpiece that’s 14mm. The center link design allows this bit to lie smoothly in the horse’s mouth.
Often perfect for young or sensitive horses, this Beris Comfort Bar D-Ring Bit offers room and mobility for the horse’s tongue. The mouthpiece design with slight bow lets it sit correctly in the horse’s mouth and rest equally on the tongue and bars.
The Herm Sprenger Turnado Sensogan® 2-Type Bit has a 16mm mouth with 70mm stainless steel cheeks. It features 2-Type styling to prevent pinching and the Turnado design for optimal bit acceptance.
The Herm Sprenger KK Ultra Sensogan® Full Cheek Bit has a 18mm Sensogan mouthpiece and 70mm stainless steel cheeks. Sensogan resists tarnishing while creating a pleasant taste, encouraging salivation and promoting acceptance of the bit.
Designed to help promote bit acceptance, this HSstainless Copper Roller D-Ring Bit has a 13mm mouthpiece with a copper-coated center roller and 60mm stainless steel cheeks. The copper has a sweet taste to encourage salivation for a soft mouth, and the roller encourages the horse to mouth the bit.
The Beris Ported Pelham Bit is often suited to stronger horses or for horses that need corrections in critical situations. This bit is designed to offer leverage.
This Beris 3-Ring Comfort Bar Bit is designed to offer restriction, leverage and pull. It features the Comfort bar, which has a slight bow that lets it sit anatomically correct in the horse's mouth.
The Stübben Sweet Copper Single Joint Loose Ring Snaffle Bit has a 16mm sweet copper mouth. The sweet copper alloy promotes salivation and bit acceptance. 70mm stainless steel rings.
Designed to allow numerous rein connection options, this Stübben German D-Ring Bit has an anatomically-shaped mouthpiece. This bit has fixed curb chain hooks; curb chain not included.
This Single-Jointed Cartwheel Bit from the Nunn Finer Sensation Bit collection features an ergonomically shaped mouthpiece of German silver and cheeks made of stainless steel. This bit promotes salivation and encourages bit acceptance while allowing varying degrees of communication depending on rein attachment location.