Saddlesdane is run by professional riders and life-long horse enthusiasts with a passion for all things equestrian.
Our customer service, website, physical store and distribution team is based in rural Kent with our horses on the doorstep, you are welcome to visit we are open 7 days a week if you'd like to try anything on or collect in person.
So what's different about Saddlesdane?
We know first hand how daunting it can be to sort through the vast range of products in the marketplace in order to find the best one for you. Reviews and information are hard to come by and it's a gamble whether you end up buying what you really wanted and whether it's any good.
Saddlesdane is dedicated to selling great quality products that we personally vouch for. We invest our time and resources in discovering the latest and best equestrian gear and equipment to curate a unique range of products for yourself and your horse that are often new to the UK, sometimes exclusive to us, and perfect for those looking to stand out from the crowd.
We help our customers to make informed purchasing decisions by providing all the details you can't find elsewhere. Check out our video reviews and buying guides which help to demonstrate the differences between products, what you should look for or consider as well as some practical 'how to' guides.
Saddlesdane is more than just an online tack shop we are a bricks and mortar store with indoor school and livery yard, it's an equestrian resource for horse owners and riders.
Buying from us.
We would prefer our customer's to make no purchase than to make the wrong purchase. Our friendly and welcoming team of experts are available to help or advise you, so be sure to call us +44 (0)1233 740178 If you are unhappy with what you've bought, worry not. We have a quibble-free 30-day returns policy, so just send it back to us for a full refund. More information about returns can be found here.
You're safe and secure shopping with us. Our website employs an encrypted connection between your browser, computer or device and our server. We never share any data that you share with us and all payments are handled by Stripe or Paypal, both of which are rigorously tested to ensure the highest level of encryption and security.
Meet The Team
Janice - Janice is the founder and owner of Saddlesdane. Janice lives, breaths and loves all aspects of equestrian. She started riding when she bought an ex race horse in her teenage years, it was then she found her passion for horses. She opened Saddlesdane as a small shop in 2003 with her late husband, Andy. Since then Saddlesdane has developed into one of the best equestrian centers in the South East of England. Janice’s passion is dressage previously qualifying for the nationals and may regional competitions over the years. She was a member of the Faversham and District riding club quadrille team that competed at Olympia on many occasions on her homebred Trakhener gelding – Purdy.
Annette - Annette is one of Saddlesdanes full time members of staff and daughter of Janice. Annette is a dedicated part of the team and her skills will not be unnoticed, Annette will always go above and beyond to help you. Any of your equestrian needs, Annette will have a solution for you. She came to work back at Saddlesdane after working in the prison service for a short time. Annette qualified for HOYS in 2003, riding for East Kent Pony Club with her little Pony Dinky and now competes her home produced mare.
Delilah - Delilah is another member of Saddlesdane full time members of staff. She has been with Saddlesdane since January 2018. Delilah has been a valued part of the team since then, she takes great pride in using the configurator to design new sparkly custom made hats for our customers and following the current Equestrian trends we can have the stylish new seasonal stock for you. She has ridden since a young age and comes from an equestrian background. Did you used to watch pony racing? You might have seen Delilah on the Hairy Quaker. When Delilah left school she started Show Jumping and still continues to do BSJA.
Megan - Megan is Saddlesdanes long term part time team member. Megan has been with Saddlesdane since 2009. Megan again comes from an Equestrian background, and can answer all the weird and wonderful questions that come with owning a horse. Megan owns a lovely pony named Filly and fills her time running M.E.G Freelance Services.
Josie - Josie hasn’t been with Saddlesdane long, when Josie left school she went on to complete her Cordwainer’s in Saddlery at Capel Manor Collage. Josie now works on the Saddlesdane website putting seasonal and core products on the system, so when it comes into store it is ready for you to buy first! Josie also done a hunt season in New Zealand, seeing a lot of the wonderful landscape New Zealand has to offer. Josie is a cat lover, it won’t be long before Saddlesdane stock all you need for a cat too if she has her way.
Victoria - Victoria is a long member of the Saddlesdane team, working in the old shop premises. Victoria has since started a family and has 2 young boys, she now concentrates her time organizing the popular and expertly run affiliated and unaffiliated events. Catering for all abilities of rider alongside a small wedding events business at home. Victoria has recently imported her young Andalusian horse, Opal from Spain.
Andy - Andy was co-founder of Saddlesdane alongside Janice, sadly Andy passed away in 2015. Andy still is a big part of Saddlesdane as he would always have his hands dirty helping the girls in any way he could. Whether it was collecting and fitting shop fixings or driving to France to collect a horse cart for the front entrance when Saddlesdane was first established.