Oiling of Tack
How to Use – Oil
Use small amount – on sponge – not too oily, e.g. should not drip.
– Apply oil to sponge – small rectangle sponge.
Bridles & Breastplates
– Oil on bridle hooks – do not move over to cleaning hooks.
– Undo keepers and leave undone (then they will be done up when next tacking up horse). i.e. keepers never done-up until on horse.
– Do not oil the buckles. Neatly apply oil in and around buckles.
Put on Saddle Horse and oil every where – underneath as well.
Stirrup Leathers – Pull through and oil the bends.
Important Notes for Oiling in General
Take care of numbered labels.
Clean up any oil left on surfaces, floor and tools used. Make sure corner cupboard is kept oil-free.