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Saddle Fit & Your Crates Saddle
Crates-Fabtron makes saddles provided by the nation’s leading saddle tree makers. Each tree is a “Made in the
United States” product. When designing and building their saddle trees for today’s various breeds, the tree maker
builds a “standard” tree, designed to fit as wide a range of horses within a particular breed as possible. It is very important for the saddle purchaser to realize that within a breed, a wide variety of shapes and sizes are present in many
horses within the particular breed.
Many factors come into play when fitting the saddle to the horse. A horse may vary in a number of ways: age,
degree of training, weight gain or loss from season to season, change in configuration as the horse ag