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American natives

The Native Americans and Horses

Amongst our vast range of Native American blankets from Pendleton, we carry some stunning saddle blankets.

Saddle blankets have been used for hundreds of years – to absorb sweat, to cushion saddles, and to protect the backs of horses when they were ridden or carried loads. Over the last few hundred years, horses have become intrinsic to Native American culture, and Pendleton has designed a beautiful range of saddle blankets in authentic American Indian designs. Continue reading