noseband

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noseband

the detachable part of a horse's bridle that goes around the nose
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Sometimes, though, it can work the other way; I took one off What A Friend for the Lexus, as a noseband had seemed more a hindrance than a help to him in the Hennessy.
The official form book doesn't record when horses have worn a sheepskin noseband, so the casual punter would find it difficult to research.
Surely more important is the fact that trainers must declare sheepskin cheekpieces but are not required to declare sheepskin nosebands. A crazy double standard.
Blinkers, visors, nosebands, eyeshields, cheekpieces; you name it, they are applied in an attempt to maximise performance.