This Dutton Low Square Port and Chain Mouthpiece works mainly on bar pressure as the twisted back chain links apply equal pressure on the outside of the tongue and the bars to increase flexion and collection. This cheek allows for great balance to the bit as well as the length increases the amount of leverage to your horse's chin and poll. This Cavalry Shank Bit design has a 2.5" purchase, 5" shank and an 8" cheek. 1 1/4" height x 2" width low square port. Medium Severity and comes with a bit hobble.
Square Chain Port
The gag bit is designed to allow the mouthpiece to slide on a shank, rope or cable. The gag bit is excellent for lateral leverage and popular amongst the barrel racing community. This piece doesn’t apply pressure to the bars of the horse’s mouth.
This Dutton Bit features a 7 1/2" cheek with a 1/8" twisted wire mouth. This is a good tune up piece. The twist applies pressure in a serrated fashion allowing more feel with less pressure. This bit is more intense than the regular one because of the small wire size.
The Dutton Twisted Dogbone Gag Bit with 7" Cheek is designed to allow the mouthpiece to slide on a shank, rope or cable. The gag bit is excellent for lateral leverage and popular amongst the barrel racing community. This piece doesn’t apply pressure to the bars of the horse’s mouth.
The Dutton twisted wire snaffle with a dogbone center is a great all around bit. Twisted wire over the bars gives you more control, and the dogbone in the center adds tongue pressure to encourage a horse to drop his head and engage all the way through his back and rear end.
Mouthpiece: 5" copper
Ring Diameter: 3 1/2"
Twisted Wire Snaffle
This Dutton Twisted Steel with Copper Snaffle Bit features a twisted steel and copper mouthpiece that promotes salivation, while teaching the horse to respond to a lighter hand.
Mouth: 5" Coppr & Steel
Ring Diameter: 3 1/2"
Twisted copper & steel
This Dutton Cavalry Chain Mouthpiece has an 8" Cheek with Copper Rollers. The copper encourages salivation and reduces stress while the chain mouth places even pressure over the tongue. The cavalry shape keeps the horse from grabbing the shank.
The shorter shank allows more pressure from the rider to achieve the same effect as longer shank bits. This bit is set on 6 swivel cheeks and is a 3-piece mouthpiece with a 1 1/4” high wire hood over a center bar with 3 copper rings.
Mouthpiece: 5" coppr inlay
This Dutton bit features a swept back short shank which is great for younger horses or finished horses. The shorter shank allows more pressure from the rider to achieve the same effect as long shank bits.
Mouthpiece: 5" copper inlay
Short shank smooth snaffle bit
Dutton Bits where introduced in 1976 and has earned the reputation of being one of the best bit makers in the western industry. All Dutton bits are hand forged and designed to help achieve the ultimate communication and success between the horse and rider.