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Saddlery Trading Company - the Brand behind the Brands!

Saddlery Trading Company - the Brand behind the Brands!

Saddlery Trading Company has been distributing products for over 30 years to more than 800 saddlery and produce stores in Australia, as well as overseas.   Our products are from the very best Brands available from Australia, USA, South America, England, Germany, Italy, China, Taiwan, India and Japan.

We are the proud Distributor of more than 100 Top Brands such as: Absorbine, Acavallo, Active Soft Gel, Alto Lab, Ambassador, Bambino, Bio-Groom, Blue Ribbon, Cavallo, Club by Tekna,  Coolana, Cowboy Magic, CRW, Effax, Effol, Equerry, Equi-Guard, Equi-Prene, Equiheal, Equi-steel, eZall, Flinders Collection, Fort Worth, GG Australia, GG Rider, Gold Medal, GPA, Hammer, Happy Hound, Happy Mouth, Hawthorne, Heritage, Horsemaster, Horse Sense, Horseman's Pride, Huds & Toke, Huntington Equestrian Equipment, Hydrophane, Ikonic, Jeremy & Lord, Kool Master, Kozy, Landsborough, Leder Tanning, Leovet, LeTek,  Mane'n Tail, Piccolo,  PortaHot, Professional's Choice, Rancher, Showmaster, Sidney Hamilton, Snowbee, Steeds, Sterling, Stock Master, Stock-Safe, Tekna, Texas-Tack, Thelwell, Thermo Master, USG, Uvex, Veredus, Wahl, Weaver, Westlake Whips USA, 

Read about our many Brands and the stories and people behind them in our series of Articles.

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Professional's Choice

Professional's Choice
Professional's Choice operate based on the philosophy that "the more comfortable the horse, the better the performance".

In 1976 Professional's Choice Founder and President, Dal Scott, broke his leg in an accident while riding his horse. To assist with his recovery, Dal developed a neoprene orthopaedic product and Dricast Orthopedics Inc commenced.

In 2004 Professional's Choice introduced a major breakthrough in Saddle Pad technology with benefits for both horse and rider.

Today's range of Professional's Choice products covers both Western and English Disciplines, including Sports Medicine Boots, Girths and Cinches, Saddle Pads, Halters and Lead Ropes, Bits, Spurs, Fly Protection, Tail Wraps, Gear and Tack Bags, Therapy Products, and Leather Collections.

Saddlery Trading Company is the proud Distributor of Professional's Choice products in Australia and was awarded the Professional's Choice Distributor of the Year in 2014.

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Cavallo Horse & Rider

Cavallo Horse & Rider
Cavallo Horse & Rider was started in 1993 by President, Carole Herder.  Carole started the company with one thing in mind "how can I make this a better industry for our horses and the people who ride them?"

Carole didn't come from a horsey background and started riding as an adult.  She found her first horse Rocky was lame half the time and also seemed agitated and unhappy.  She was told this is just part of horse ownership and she should just get on and ride.  This didn't seem right to Carole so she set about finding answers...

She realised the horse's signs shouldn't be ignored, and that if we do bigger problems can arise.  The real answer for diagnosis is to discover the cause and change the prognosis.  With the help of top Veterinarian, Dr Robert Cook, Carole discovered that "all horses hooves are healthier without shoes, and barefoot horses are healthier than shod horses.  They live longer, happier and less painful lives"

And so Cavallo Hoof Boots were born.
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Tekna

Tekna
There is a Tekna™ saddle for every style of rider, from jumping to dressage, from pupil to professional. Tekna™ saddles are the ultimate hybrid of style, value and performance and are supported by a five year structural warranty. The Tekna™ range is complemented by an extensive catalogue of bridles, reins, girths, stirrup straps, horse boots and accessories, all manufactured to the same exacting Tekna™ standard. So, if you're in the market for quality synthetic saddlery, choose Tekna™ ... It's Tekna logical!
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Weaver Leather

Weaver Leather
In a wide variety of fashion-forward designs with all the bells and whistles, Weaver Leather tack collections offer something for everyone.   Recreational, trail and professionals riders will all find something to meet their needs and express their unique style with these collections that offer a coordinated look and exceptional performance.  Weaver also offer an extensive range of Cattle Products.

Many of the Weaver Products are handcrafted in Mt Hope, Ohio and feature the finest materials, skilled American workmanship and finishing touches for years of dependable service.

Saddlery Trading Company is the proud Australian Distributor of Weaver Leather Products.
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Uvex Equestrian - Helmets & Gloves

Uvex Equestrian - Helmets & Gloves
Ever since Uvex was founded in 1926, the Brand has been synonymous with top quality and innovative products, not just for the Equestrian Industry but athletes requiring head-to-toe protection such as Cyclists and Skiiers.

Their manufacturing expertise is built upon decades of experience and the consistent application of new technologies.

Uvex is a global partner on the International Elite Sports Scene and provides equipment to more than 1000 top athletes who test and provide feedback on the equipment.

Saddlery Trading Company is the proud Australian Distributor of Uvex Equestrian Helmets and Gloves.
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Absorbine - Celebrating 125 Years!

Absorbine - Celebrating 125 Years!
Saddlery Trading Company have been distributing Absorbine Products in Australia for over 30 years now, and congratulate Absorbine on achieving their 125 Year Milestone!

In this Article, we outline the history of Absorbine and discover how it started 125 years ago and what they have done to become The Horse Word's Most Trusted Name.
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GPA - Safety Legend!

GPA - Safety Legend!
Drawing on its know-how and expertise acquired in the car racing world, GPA was the first European manufacturer to put approved riding helmets on the market, even before the standard was made mandatory Europe-wide.

GPA - Safety Legend is your guarantee of satisfaction and reliability.
Initially concentrating on showjumping, GPA then widened its range to cover all the riding disciplines including eventing, endurance, polo, driving, harness racing and thoroughbred racing.

GPA relies on a network of professional riders, each of whom tests the new products and advises the GPA technical teams on how to optimise them.
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