Anonymous asked: What is it called when someone is taking the saddle, blankets, etc. off a horse for the night?
Are you looking for “unsaddle” or it’s lesser known synonym “offsaddle”?
Unsaddle (v): To remove a saddle from a horse.
swifthorse lays some knowledge on us: Untack is commonly used in the horse world.
Untack (v): Remove the saddle and bridle from (a horse).
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If you happen to know more about this than we do (that wouldn’t be difficult) feel free to chime in. Is there specific terminology for this?