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As riders and online shoppers, we know it can be tough to buy a new bridle or pair of boots without trying them on. That's why we moved the fitting room to your living room (or barn)! From breeches to blankets, if you or your horse can try it on, you can return it, free! Just use the pre-paid return label included in your order within 60 days from the purchase date. And of course, please make sure the item is in like-new condition with original packaging (we said 'fitting room', not 'war room'!).

Why We Love This

Each halter is handmade by skilled Amish craftsman of the highest quality leather.

Don't forget the matching Padded Leather Lead w/ Chain to complete your horse's look!

Made in the USA.

Please note, this leather halter is not a breakaway halter.

By choosing to add customization to this halter, a nameplate will be attached with your desired text

Favorite Features

  • Double stitched 1” nose and cheek pieces with contrasting soft padding
  • Adjustable chin strap
  • Rolled throat piece, convenient snap at throat for easy on
  • 1” double buckle
  • Havana halters have solid brass hardware. Black halters have stainless steel hardware
Key Specifications
  • Material: Leather
  • Breakaway: No
  • Metal Type: Solid Brass, stainless steel
  • Customizable: Engraving


Cob, Horse, Oversize
What Customers Say:


Material Leather
Breakaway No
Metal Type Solid Brass, stainless steel
Width 1"
Special Features Soft padding with a rolled throat latch
Customizable Engraving
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    SmartPak Soft Padded Leather Halter is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 291.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from I love this halter!!! I received this halter as a Christmas present and I love it so much! It is great quality, soft leather, and I got it in turquoise and black which I love on my horse. Totally recommend to engrave it with your horse's name as well!
    Date published: 2017-01-28
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stunning! My boy looks fabulous and the material is nice and gentle on his face! The black and purple match his weatherbeeta blanket too! :)
    Date published: 2017-01-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely halter I purchased 20 of these halters to present as year end awards for the Indiana Quarter Horse Association. All of the feedback from our members was very positive. They are very nice halters, I wish that I had been lucky enough to to win one!
    Date published: 2017-01-25
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Most important: HE likes it Noseband soft as butter, such a difference from the stalwart 10-year-old Dover Saddlery halter it replaced. (No knock on that product; but 10 years of aging in the elements hardens leather). My only complaint, and it's not really a COMPLAINT, is what seems like a lot of extra leather at the throat latch. Certainly doesn't interfere with the product's use. Bottom line: the horse is delighted
    Date published: 2017-01-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Lovely halter fits my draft cross I received this halter in black/turquoise as a gift for my draft cross, Ted. The "oversize" fits him perfectly. I love the soft, colorful padding. The black leather and stainless steel fittings are high quality. Ted is going to look very handsome at shows this summer!
    Date published: 2017-01-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very soft and attractive halter I bought this in black and red for black horse. I first bought him a cob because I have a smartpak triple stitch halter in cob size (for another horse) that fits him perfectly, but this cob ran much smaller than the triple stitch cob. No worries, since there are free returns! The leather is very soft and supple, I'm very pleased with the quality of this halter. It looks super sharp on my horse! I ordered the nameplate separately in case sizing didn't work out and because I was worried I'd get a brass nameplate when I wanted a nickel one to match the hardware (as some reviewers mentioned).
    Date published: 2017-01-16
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful halter! Great value for the price, can't wait to see my son's pony in her new halter at the next show!
    Date published: 2017-01-12
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it It looks nice e. It fits well. It seems to fit comfortably. The quality feels good, as well as looks good.
    Date published: 2017-01-10
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE this halter! I bought this as a gift for my mom for Christmas and it was everything and more than what I expecting! The leather is soft and supple right out of the box and it fit her horse perfectly! He is on the smaller side and wears 'cob' and it fit as expected. It's nice that the lower part of the halter is adjustable as well so you can get the perfect fit. I ordered the black and Havana color and it's stunning on jax (he's a bay). All and all GREAT buy for the price! I would definitely recommend!
    Date published: 2017-01-09
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice leather! I bought this as a new show halter for my horse and I am really happy I did. While I haven't been able to use it for its intended purpose yet, I do like the quality of the leather and the hardware on this halter. I also added a name plate and that looks very nice on the halter as well.
    Date published: 2017-01-07
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Soft Fresh out of the box, this halter represents good quality leather and soft squishable padding - comparable in quality to my old high quality branded halter. I have not used it long enough to comment on durability, but very happy about this purchase.
    Date published: 2017-01-04
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Looks so good I have one of these already and bought one for my trainer as a Christmas gift because she liked mine so much
    Date published: 2017-01-03
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great quality I bought this as a gift for a friend and it turned out great! Got the name plate as well. For the money it's a great buy.
    Date published: 2017-01-02
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Soft Padded Leather Halter I bought this halter for my granddaughter's horse. It is really sharp looking and I love the engraved plate on it! I am very pleased and will definitely use SmartPak for future purchases!
    Date published: 2016-12-28
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exactly what I wanted Great halter with a great price. I love leather halters. It adjusts easy and maintains its shape so you don't need to struggle with it to put it on. I loved it so much that I purchased another one for my other horse.
    Date published: 2016-12-27
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful leather halter with style Love, love, love this halter. I purchased this because I wanted a pretty halter with style, and this one has it. The leather is super soft, and the color accents are a really nice touch. I chose the black and teal one for my boy, and he looks so handsome in it.the quality is really good, and love the silver hardware rather than the brass. Great choice Smartpak!!!!
    Date published: 2016-12-23
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful I bought this as a gift and it was perfect. It looks amazing!
    Date published: 2016-12-23
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous halter! High quality beautiful halter made in the USA. Very good fit for my small headed horse
    Date published: 2016-12-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous halter! I bought this halter to show in and it is high quality, just beautiful!
    Date published: 2016-12-16
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from beautiful! Ordered the black and turquoise, and it is sharp looking! I got my horses name engraved on it as well, and it looks beautiful. I wish I had selected a different font as it isn't as dark as I would have hoped (it can be hard to see depending on the lighting), but the quality is certainly great. My guy normally wears horse-sized products, and the horse size fits him very well. Very happy with this purchase!
    Date published: 2016-12-14
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful Halter This is a very well made halter, consisting of nice, supple leather. I liked it so much, I bought one for my older horse.
    Date published: 2016-12-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love! Love this halter. Looks great on my horse, doesn't rub on long trailering trips. And the plate is lovely and makes sure we don't lose it at shows.
    Date published: 2016-12-05
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great halter! I love this halter. Softly padded, well made, and very attractive.
    Date published: 2016-11-28
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from So cute lovely soft leather, I've got the black and lavender and the colors look lovely together. Very happy!
    Date published: 2016-11-28
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Nice halter that stands apart from others with colored padding.
    Date published: 2016-11-16
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from My favorite halter I've had this halter for more than 2 years, use it everyday and it still looks new. I just bought 2 more for a friend's horses even with custom name plates I got them quickly.
    Date published: 2016-11-08
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Halter The halter fit my horse with no adjustment needed!
    Date published: 2016-11-02
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Quality Halter This halter seems really well made, fits well and is nice quality leather
    Date published: 2016-10-31
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fits Him Great Thunder has two halters in case one breaks. Well his old one of 3 yrs broke and I ordered this one. It fits him well. The blue color is more like a periwinkle, but he looks great in it. The name plate is great and uses Chicago screws so I can remove it if I need to (for cleaning the brass plate). His students love picking between his Hunter Green Padded Halter and this Blue one. Thanks Smart Pak! https://scontent-atl3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/14600866_554382308092975_7211690887071348792_n.jpg?oh=98e99c0f4ef0249a9ec68531b9095d55&oe=58A9ADD3
    Date published: 2016-10-25
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful Halter(s) - I purchased two! This is an absolutely beautiful halter! Workmanship is superb, leather is soft, contrast padding is lovely, and STAINLESS HARDWARE! I bought two - one in black/purple for my jet black Friesian/Morgan with a delicate head, and one in black/turquoise for my Percheron/Paint with a large but lovely head. The horse size fit both of them perfectly because of the double buckles on the crown piece and adjustable noseband. I took advantage of one of SmartPak's 20% off sales, so that makes them even better! I am very pleased.
    Date published: 2016-10-20
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