Giving your harness the care that it needs not only prolongs the life of your harness, but it keeps you safe. There’s no better way to find areas of breakdown on a harness than when giving it the full body treatment of inspection and cleaning. On top of that, a clean harness is a comfortable harness. Dander buildup on harness carries grit and causes drag on the horse’s skin.
This 7 page lesson plan will take you through all of the steps to caring for your harness from setup to storage. You’ll also get a list of the products that I’ve used for 20 years to keep both leather and synthetic harnesses in top working order.