The Dever curved mouth loose ring french link snaffle bit? is the ideal bit choice for horses that do not go well in a standard jointed snaffle. This loose ring snaffle features a french link in the centre of the mouthpiece which alleviates the regular nutcracker action that a jointed mouthpiece has and therefore, this bit is far milder on the horses mouth making it ideal for younger horses, sensitive horses or horses that have a novice rider on board.
The french link reduces palate pressure making it far more comfortable on the bars of the horse's mouth. The french link lies flat on the horse's tongue and therefore is very mild. This french link loose ring snaffle is often a favourite choice for dressage as it promotes relaxation. It is currently dressage legal but please check this with BD ruling as they change frequently. The curved mouthpiece of this bit is perfect for ensuring the link stays centralised on the tongue to help improve rein aid clarity.
The loose ring of this Dever snaffle bit promotes self carriage as it decreases the horse's ability to lean on the bit. As the horse's ability to lean is reduced, this horse bit enhances feel and communication between the riders hand and the horse's mouth.
This mild horse bit is made from stainless steel which is durable and long lasting. This snaffle horse bit is available in a variety of widths.