I've made many saddlepads, both plain and fancy. I've made them for rodeo people, bull-doggers, cattle penners, horse trainers, ranchers, and trail riders. Some saddlepads get hard wear. Others have never been lifted from the back of a favourite easy chair. I've seen them used as floor mats as well as wall decorations. My three children have all slept on them.
I've still got the first one I made. I didn't wear it out. It endured several hundred horseback miles, trail rides, use on the farm, hunting trips in miserable weather, and many soapless washings in the creek.
You will get the same durable service out of yours.

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