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Society of Master Saddler Published Articles


Equestrian Life – Fitting a Bridle
British Breeder – Saddle Fitting
Horse&Countryside – BETA International Competition
ETN Newsletter – BETA International Competition
Equestrian Trade News – Saddlery Competitions Showcase Young Talent
Horse&Countryside Facebook – Top Saddlery Awards at BETA International
Equi-Ads – Anniversary Dinner
Equi-Ads – Tack Cleaning Tips
ETN – BETA Preview
ETN – Anniversary Dinner
EBM – BETA Preview
Absolute Horse – Tack Cleaning Tips
ETN – M.E. Howitt Profile
HorseandHound.co.uk – BETA International Competition
Ideas for Pet Retail – BETA International
Cornish Times – The Importance of Saddle Fitting
Everything Horse – National Competition
Equi-Ads – Fitting a Bridle
Horse&Rider – Q&A
Southern Horse – Bridle Parts
Horse & Hound – Laurence Pearman Award
Equine – SMS at BETA Int
RIDER – Saddle Fitting
Horseytalk – Saddles for Eventing
Equestrian Trade News – National Competition
Equestrian Life – Louise Palmer Award
Absolute Horse – Old Saddle versus New
Equi-Ads – Comfy Classic of Hidden Hazard
Equi-Ads – BETA International Awards
Equestrian Business Monthly – BETA International Awards
Northern Horse – BETA International Awards
Southern Horse – Tiffany Wins Top Award
Southern Horse – BETA International Awards
Horse&Countryside – SMS Attend Careers Fair
Carriage Driving – HRH Guest of Honour at National Competition
Equestrian Life – Eventing Saddles Explained
EBM – Best of British
EBM – Out with the Old
Absolute Horse – Saddles for Eventing
Northern Horse – Louise Wins Award
Southern Horse – Event Saddles – What’s the Score
EBM – SMS Builds Awareness at Careers Fair
ETN – SMS Support Careers Fair
HorseyTalk – Flocking Q&A
EBM – SMS Review Training
HorseHour – Question & Answer with the SMS
ETN Newsletter – SMS Investigate Training
Absolute Horse – Pony Saddles
Equi-ADS – Comfort in the Saddle
Equine – Saddles for Eventing
Equine – Checking your Saddle
Central Horse News – Saddles for Eventing – What’s the Score
Equine – How can I Check my Saddle Fit?
ETN – Saddlery CPD
ETN – Saddle Fitting Under Review
Equi-Ads Scotland – Jumping Saddles Explained
Horse&Hound – Saddle Fitting Training Overhaul
Equestrian Life – Saddlery Q&A
Pegasus – Saddlery Q&A
Covertside – Saddle Fitting
Horse&Countryside – Saddlery Q&A
Equestrian Index – Saddlery Q&A
Northern Horse – Saddlery Q&A
Southern Horse – Saddlery Q&A
Equine – Saddlery Q&A
Equi-Ads – Saddle Fitting Uncovered
Horseytalk – Saddlery Q&A
Central Horse News – Frequently Asked Questions
Horse&Rider – Q&A
Absolute Horse – Saddle Checks Matter
Absolute Horse – Q&A
ETN – Saddle Fitting Study
Pegasus – Q&A
TeenEquine – Q&A
The Gaitpost – Toys for Boys National Competition
Horse&Countryside – Q&A
HorseHour – Rider Weight Study
Equi-Ads – Saddle Checks – They Matter
Absolute Horse – A Seat for Dressage
Absolute Horse – Q&A
Horse&Hound - Toys for Boys National Competition
Central Horse News – Q&A
HorseHour – Q&A
Equestrian Index – National Competition Preview
The Gaitpost – Sue Norton New President
The Gaitpost – Busy Year for SMS
Equestrian Index – Sue Norton New President
Absolute Horse – Saddle Fitting: The Essentials
Equi-Ads – Saddle Fitting – The Essentials
Equi-Ads – Sue Norton is New President for SMS
Eqi-Ads – Creating History – The SMS National Competition
Equi-Ads Scotland - Society of Master Saddlers Support Rider Weight Study
Equi-Ads Scotland – Q&A
Equestrian Business – New Spin on President’s Choice
Equine – Support for Rider Weight Study
Equine – Creating History
Southern Horse South East - Q&A
Northern Horse – Q&A
Absolute Horse – A Reader Asks…
Equi-Ads – Saddle Fitting – The Essentials
Equi-Ads – Q&A
Equestrian Trade News – SMS and World Horse Welfare
Equestrian Business – SMS Supports New Study
Southern Horse South West – Q&A
Absolute Horse – What to look for in your saddle
Absolute Horse – Q&A
Equestrian Trade News – Saddlery Show Their Skills
Equestrian Trade News – The Young Horse’s Introduction to a Saddle
Equine – Catherine Morris – A Passion For Saddlery


Noseband Q&A – Horse & Countryside
Parts of the Saddle – Equestrian Index
Do you know your pommel from your cantle? - Everything Horse UK
SMS Cribb’s Visit – Local Rider
Neil Retires – ETN
Saddlery Trainees at BETA International – ETN
SMS Cribb’s Visit – Local Rider.co.uk
Do you know your way around a saddle? – Horse & Countryside
The Mysterie of Saddlery – Northern Horse
Different Parts of the Bridle – Northern Horse
Noseband Know How! – Absolute Horse
Martingale Advice – Horseytalk
Anatomy for Saddle Fitters – ETN
Finding a Saddle Fitter – HORSE
My Saddle Needs a New Home Q&A – HORSE
The Saddle and How it Fits Together – Absolute Horse
Bridle Parts – Equine
BETA Preview – ETN
A Perfect Fit – British Dressage
On the Nose – Central Horse News
BETA International Success – Horse & Countryside
Top Awards at BETA International – Equestrian Life
BETA International Round Up – Equestrian Index
Apprentice Saddlers at BETA International – In the Stirrups
Types of Martingales – Absolute Horse
Careers – British Horse
Polo Saddles – Northern Horse
BETA International – Northern Horse 
Saddlery Skills at BETA International – ETN Newsletter
National Competition – Horse & Hound 
Endurance Saddles – Equestrian Index 


Time to Look at Your Tack – Southern Horse
The Right Tack – British Showjumping
Driving: The Road to Success – Horse & Countryside website
The Harness Journey – Horseytalk.net
BETA International – Showing Journal
The Driving Harness and Various Parts – Everything Horse UK
Buckles or Hook Stud Fastenings – Equi-Ads
Ladies Ride Side-Saddle – Equi-Ads
Choosing the Right Saddle – Equi-Ads
Society of Master Saddlers Film Premier Success – Equestrian Index
Saddlery Skills on Display – ETN
Film Premier Success – Horseytalk.net
Cleaning and Caring for Leather Saddles and Bridles – Equi-Ads website
Safety in the Saddle: Q&A – Equestrian Index
Saddlery Competition Showcases New Talent – Horse & Countryside website
Society Fellowships for Steve and Frank – Equestrian Index
Prestigious Fellowship Awarded to Two Leading Figures in the Industry – Horseytalk.net
Society of Master Saddlers National Saddlery Comp – Equestrian Index
BETA International Here we come – Pet Trade World
When Fit and Quality Really Matter – Equi-Ads
On Your Marks – EBM
Saddle Fitting For Your Pony – Absolute Horse
The Harness Journey – Local Rider
Society of Master Saddlers – ETN
National Saddlery Competition – Horseytalk.net
Winter Tack Care – Rider
Top Awards at BETA International – Equestrian TV
Saddler to win lifetime achievement award – Horse & Hound website 
Q & A (padded out) – Horse and Rider
Saddlers appoint new president-ETN
Complete with tack - Absolute Horse
Busy Year For Society Of Master Saddlers-Equestrian Business
New President for Society of Master Saddlers – Showing World
Master Saddler’s Enjoy Tour – Local Rider 
From Pommel to Cantle – HorseyTalk
Saddler’s Show Their Skills – ETN
Neil McCarraher – ETN
Society of Master Saddlers Visit – EBM
Parts of a Bridle – Absolute Horse
Parts of a Saddle – Everything Horse.co.uk
The Saddle and How it Fits Together – Equestrian Index
How to Choose and Use Nosebands – Horse & Countryside
Laura Dempsey New President – Equine Magazine


Six Saddle Fitters Qualify – ETN Newsletter
Top Tips for Looking After Your Tack – Horse & Countryside Website
Jumping into the Saddle – Equi-Ads
Master Saddlers Appoint New President – Equi-Ads
Master Saddlers go from Strength to Strength – Equi-Ads
Time to Look at Your Tack – Absolute Horse
Top Tips for Tack Cleaning this Winter – Horseytalk.net
Buckles or Hook Stud Fastenings – Equestrian Index
Knowledge Zone – West Country Equestrian
Time to Look at Your Tack – Northern Horse
Peter Wilkes – ETN
Buckles or Hook Stud Fastenings – Horseytalk.net
Top Tips for Tack Cleaning this winter – Equitrader Website
Buckles or Hook Stud Fastenings – Horse & Countryside website
Trainee Saddlers in the Spotlight – ETN Newsletter
Safety in the Saddle – HorseScene
Master Saddlers Triumphs – Equi-Ads
Cleaning and Caring for Leather Saddles and Bridles – Equi-Ads
Item not as Described – EBM
Saddle Fitters Qualify – ETN
Working Together for the Good of the Horse – ETN
A Society for All – ETN
Top Tips for Tack Cleaning this Winter – Absolute Horse
A Saddle Fit for a Lady – Absolute Horse