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How to Put Together A Bridle - Attach the Bit to the Bridle
Attach the bit.
Photo: 2010 K. Blocksdorf
Your bit will have a slight curve in the mouthpiece. As you attach it to the cheek pieces, you’ll want the curve up. That way it sits in the horse’s mouth comfortably. Check that you’ve attached it correctly by holding the bridle up as if you were going to put it on your horse, and see how the bit sits. If it looks like a shallow U, change it around.