american saddlebred--so elegant and handsome--wish they'd stop the tail-docking and unnatural shoeing which hurts them just for appearance and exaggerated high-stepping action in the show ring. They deserve to be themselves without unnatural alteration.
For me, riding a Saddlebred for the first time was amazing. It felt like sitting in a rocking chair; their gaits were so easy for me to sit. I had several during my life time and I never regretted it. was American Saddlebred