There are various types but the best used and renowned are the standing and the running. Both of these are used tor emulate the extent to which the here can raise its head. The height is controlled to avoid a scenarios where the horse raises its head or throws it so far that its hits the rider with its upper neck and by horse’s poll. This could cause serious damage or even lead to the throw done of the rider from the horse. Once the height exceeds a certain extent the martingale places pressure on the neck and the head and makes it hard for it to raise it any further.
The martingale horse tack is certainly quite important in the controlling of a horse and in maintaining the security of the rider. Its use is regulated under certain conditions but for starters and the naive it is an important tool when riding or driving a horse. The standing maticngle tend sot be more obstructive and constricting than the running martingale. Much of the times during use, it can never be separate or slackened off in case of an emergency. A horse that slips and stumbles with such a martingale would more easily fall due to the restraining nature of the tack. The animal will also have quite some trouble trying to get up since it is unable to extend its muck and lift up its head.
The great hazard caused by the use of the tack discourages much form using it while attached to a noseband. It can cause great injuries to the cartilage the jaw and the nose and it is therefore never used with any type of grackle noseband. Any particular martingale horse tack will lead to extensive damage if used together with certain tools on the horse. Various combinations are used in driving, riding and in sports racing. The combinations vary from horse tracks, to polo and to rodeo events and in different levels of jumping.
The running-martingale horse tack is mostly used for jumping and is very much allowed in certain Britain rules and principles. There has been extensive proof of martingales and the rein tension that causes injury in strong horses or those ridden by novices and starters. At times, the horse try to grab the Y-straps of their martingale by their mouths. This is especially when they have running martingales. Thus using a bib martingale would be best. This is made by filling the area where the two straps meet with leather. These straps are easily caught up when one is opening and closing the doors and gates, thus it is important to be on the lookout for such.