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Oonagh is a Society of Master Saddler’s (SMS) Qualified & Registered Saddle Fitter. She works in the Huntingdonshire/ Bedford/ St Neots /St Ives areas. Working area also includes other parts of Cambridgeshire plus Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Northamptonshire. Please get in touch to see if your area is covered.

Appointments available for

  • existing saddle checks,
  • fitting new or second hand saddles,
  • on site flocking adjustments,
  • gullet bar changes
  • plus off site repairs and full reflocks available with a SMS Qualified Saddler.

New saddle stock brands include Fairfax, Kent & Masters, Thorowgood, Bates, Arena, Wintec, GFS, Monarch, Ideal T&T and Cavaletti Collection. A selection of good quality second hand and ex demo saddles always available.

Oonagh came to saddle fitting through her background as an equine and human body work therapist. She also has a keen interest in rider biomechanics and the effect that saddles have on the horse’s performance and rider balance and position. The horse and rider need to find the best balance for harmony and to be able to achieve the optimum for their potential ability.

She has attended the following courses:

  • 2017-2018 Remedial Saddle Fitting Horse1st Saddle Fitting
  • 2018 Saddle Repair and Re-flocking Saddlers Den
  • 2019 Basic Leatherwork Saddlers Den 
  • 2019 SMS Introductory Course in Saddle Fitting
  • 2021 SMS Introductory Bridle Fitting Course
  • 2021 City & Guilds Flocking exam PASSED
  • 2022 SMS Qualified Saddle Fitter Course
  • 2022 Bates Arena Wintec Intermediate training
  • 2023 SMS QSF exams PASSED
  • 2023 Amerigo Equipe product training
  • 2023 Mattes sheepskin and Finesse bridle training

Please contact Oonagh to book your saddle check/ saddle fitting appointment or for more information about the services provided. All appointments need to be booked in advance. 

Based near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Society of Master Saddlers Member

Crewe Saddlery Ltd

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