Looking at some of these images makes me feel very uneasy for these horses. (Click Images to Enlarge). See Petition at end.
We call for a complete ban of crank nosebands and double reins!
Noseband and double reins are too restrictive for horses and should be banned by equestrian sports. The stricter the control used by the rider, the bigger the possible pain and stress.
See The Effect of Noseband Tightening on Horses’ Behavior, Eye Temperatures, and Cardiac Responses »
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IMAGS SOURCE: CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR