Just as grooming is a convenient way of checking your horse for injury, cleaning your tack and horse equipment is the perfect opportunity to check for any damage to your saddle and bridle. As leather is an organic material, it is subject to wear and tear so checking all of your tack after every use will allow you to identify any areas of equipment that need repairing or replacing. Online for Equine stock a full range of leather care from brands such as Funnell, Lincoln and Effax which are perfect for using to keep your horse tack in peak condition. When cleaning your horse tack, it is important that you do not apply excessive moisture to the leather as this increases the chance of cracking and degradation. By using a damp sponge combined with saddle soap, you can effectively clean dirt and grease from your saddlery.