This copper inlaid snaffle mouth with dogbone center Dutton bit pairs up with Dutton's off set D-ring for an awesome bit. The dogbone in the center adds tongue pressure while allowing the bars to break to the outside giving you contact on different nerves for a better response.
The Dutton 7" Gag Chain 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.
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 mouthpiece on this Dutton bit is 5" and the shank is 6". This bit features a swept back short shank which is great for younger horses or finished horses. The copper wrapped dogbone ensures salivation while the shorter shank allows for more pressure from the rider to achieve the same effect as longer shank bits.
This Dutton bit is moderately severe. It features a 1 1/2" high port attached to a chain mouth. The high port applies pressure on the bars and the chain collapses across the bars to encourage flexion. This bit is a good option for those who are looking for a bit with a quicker response time and a little less leverage.
The Dutton Bit has a high spoon port piece with cavalry shank and a 5 inch mouthpiece. Black cavalry cheeks. This bit has a great feel and provides a quick response and release.
High Spoon Port
5 inch Mouthpiece
long cavalry cheeks
This Dutton bit allows for slight center tongue pressure and the chain is back twisted. This will work with equal pressure on both bar pieces of the horses mouth. The bit features 5/8 inch small donuts with lifesaver ring and an 8 inch calvary cheek. Also comes with a bit hobble.
5/8 inch small donut with livesaver ring
8 inch cheek
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
This smooth, short shank, low port bit by Dutton Bits provides pressure only on the bars while also providing tongue/mullen relief. This 1" X 1" port is not tall enough to use palate pressure. The cheek piece is swept back to prevent the shank from entering the horse's mouth. The smooth mouth piece has copper inlay bars for salivation.
1" X 1" port width
No palate pressure
6.5" swept back cheek
Swept back cheek
Provides mullen/tongue relief
Copper inlay Bars
This Dutton 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. Features a chain mouthpiece. The chain mouthpiece doesn't pinch the side of the mouth and collapses 6 times across the mouth and encourages great bend in a kind way.
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.