Monthly Archives: February 2010

A Rutter’s Twitch

Old stable and veterinary equipment can be quite fascinating. This is a Rutter’s twitch – it is made of two wooden bars, there are ridges carved around the circumference of each bar. The two pieces of wood are held together … Continue reading

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Horse Bits

Horse bits have been occupying my thoughts for a few reasons this week. I was in Oxford so took the opportunity to visit the Ashmolean Museum.   Pretty well the first exhibits I saw were horse bit related. There was … Continue reading

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