Your new Zaldi saddle can be made-to-measure, unique for you and your horse - in just 5-7 working days!
You can also choose from a range of materials, colours and even colour combinations, which can include contrasting trim and piping. When considering a made-to-measure saddle you have options that include ergonomic panels, elasticated front girth straps, long or short girth straps. Your choice of size includes; saddle/tree width, seat length/size, depth of seat (semi-flat, deep, extra deep), gullet width etc. If you have a more specific special requirement then even overall seat length or panel length can be altered to suit on some models. You can even specify a double padded seat for extra comfort. On some saddles you have a choice of wool or synthetic foam panel fillings.
Many Zaldi saddles are available off-the-shelf for immediate delivery, although more of our customers around the world now take advantage of our special and recently introduced made-to-measure service we are able to offer through our close and efficient working relationship with Zaldi.
Together Viva Iberica and Zaldi can usually turn a special, unique and made-to-measure order around and desatch in 5 to 7 working days, probably unique in the saddlery world - yet saddles are stil hand made by craftsmen in Zaldi's Salamanca factory workshop.
For more than 21 years Viva Iberica have sold Zaldi products, initially in 1991 being Zaldi’s first UK stockist, and since the 1990's a worldwide Zaldi distributor through the Viva Iberica webshop, now based in Spain since 2003.
An easy to use gauge. Just place it over your horse's back over the withers and read off the saddle size required. Full instructions for use are printed on the guage. Also instructions for measuring for the optimum gullet width for a saddle tailor made for the best comfort for your horse. Details also show how to measure for the optimum saddle seat size. Instructions are printed in English and Spanish. As a service to our customers we only charge the cost of delivery for this item.
Zaldi have been making saddles for more than 100 years, through 4 generations of master saddle makers. The current range of Zaldi saddles are manufactured under the T + T brand, which stands for Tradition + Technology, as the saddles are hand made by master craftsmen in the Traditional way while incorporating modern research and genuinely market leading Technology.
Most Zaldi saddles are available in a range of 5 different leather colours. These are London (tan/avellana), Dark London (tostado), Havana (habana), Brown (marron) or Black (negro). The picture shows an approximation of these colours as a guide, but please note that website colours may not be a completely accurate rendering of the colour and this is also affected by different computers and set-ups. Zaldi saddles are made from natural leather and colours can vary slightly each season and time of year, especially the London and dark London. However, this guide should assist in giving you a reasonable idea. You can click to enlarge this image.
Most Zaldi saddles can be ordered in Z-Plus material, or natural leather. Z-Plus is a synthetic and ecologicaly friendly material and is very hard wearing and resistant. It is also comfortable to ride on. Zaldi's Z-Plus material does not need any special care and can be cleaned with water and soap (although you do need to dry it after washing). Saddles made in Z-Plus may be ideal for riding schools as well as individual riders. Zaldi saddles can be are available in a wide range of Z-Plus colours and colour combinations, so if you can't find your ideal choice on our website please contact us by e-mail and we will see if we can provide you with the colours and/or combinations of your choice.
This is an ergonomic panel specially designed for wide backed horses as it allows a greater mobility to the horse, a more free movement of the horse's back.
YOU CAN ORDER ANY ZALDI DRESSAGE SADDLE WITH THIS FLAP, but it can only be fitted by Zaldi as they manufacture a new saddle, it is not suitable for retro fitting.
The anatomic panel is supplied with the elastic 1st girth strap, part number 00903A, as a complete set and the extra cost for the complete set (panel and elastic girth) is 50 euros.
Zaldi dressage saddles can be ordered with an elasticated first (front) girth strap, at no extra charge. This can provide an easier movemnt to the horse and can also prevent the saddle moving forwards over the wither. YOU CAN ORDER ANY ZALDI DRESSAGE SADDLE WITH THIS GIRTH AT NO EXTRA COST.The elastic 1st girth strap is also supplied in conjunction with the anatomic panel, part number 00903, as a complete set and the extra cost for the complete set (panel and elastic girth) is 50 euros.
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