The Henri de Rivel Vegan-X Junior Close Contact Saddle is crafted to resemble exceptional leather, but make no mistake, this saddle is animal product- free. The advantages are endless with low maintenance, light weight, superior comfort and ideal for all weather riding. The Vegan-X Junior Close Contact Saddle is perfect for ring work, hitting the trails or pony camps. Have peace of mind that your horse or pony will have all day comfort with synthetic wool flocking that conforms to their anatomical structures. Adjustable blocks keep the leg in the correct position while soft, leather-like pebble seat and knee rolls provide grip and and comfort for the rider. Get that same quality saddle and ease of maintenance without the huge price tag!