Special Needs and Therapeutic Saddles. Handicap, Disabled, Adaptive, Therapeutic and Special handicapped Saddles for the physically challenged and handicapped., We build saddles for a variety of "special needs" children and adults. Built for the individual requirements. Therapeutic horseback riding is a tremendous help to the physically challenged of all ages. Plus English, Western, Show, Work Custom Saddles, English & Western Show Work Buckaroo Pleasure Pack Equipment Peruvian Paso, Paso Fino, Chaps and Chinks and a variety of other products.

Handicapped, Disabled, Adaptive
Proprietors and Owners
John H. Gray
Master Craftsman and Saddle Maker
Fran Gray
Retail Store - 406 Market Street
Manufacturing - 403 Church Street
Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas 72512
Tel: 870-670-4800 or Cell: 870-291-0449

Retail Store left - Manufacturing Bldg center- 403 Church St
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Ready for immediate sale

14-1/2 seat Border Tool Handle

Never been ridden, padded seat and back, seat belt with quick release feature. 
Custom made by John Gray can be used by riders 10 to 15 years of age and 60 to 100 lbs. 
 $3200 plus shipping.  Credit Cards accepted.


Saddles for sale-Ready to ship
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New from the Shop

Devin with his horse and saddle 2008
Check this saddle out by clicking above, a new page will open, and then on any photo for larger view.

Meet Michelle barrel racing on a handicapped saddle

A little girl's dream come true.

Saddle used for the September Special Olympics
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Bobby Landry riding in Special Olympics 2008

See our Ads in Western Horseman, Strides and E Parent .

 Western Horseman May 2008 Edition AD showing a
Brand New Design, named Gi Gi.

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Hamilton County, Ohio Riding Club Special Riders Program
Saddle created by Gray's Custom Saddlery in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas.

Gray's Custom Saddlery was selected to build 
 fourteen Trophy (14) Saddles for ABRA and supplied fourteen (14) Trophy Buckles
for the  annual "Round Up" Awards Banquet in November 2007. Saddles and Trophy Buckles were delivered to the Awards Banquet in November. Click on either one for viewing.
Contact us for your needs

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The latest from John Gray

GI GI  Special Needs Saddle
Fancy Show Filigree Silver,  Fully Floral Carved, Fancy Stirrups,  Padded Seat,  High Quality Seat Belt and Padded Back Included.  Dark Horn, Dark Cantel. Dark Strings Attached.  Toe Guards.  Built to Show


Alex Special Needs Saddle

Bucket Saddle
Used for handicapped veterans at Vail, CO.

Cowboy Church Saddle

One of the new saddles from John Gray  is named "New Hope" . 
The name signifies exactly that for the user.

"Wooden Horse" and "New Hope" Saddles

Trophy Buckles  
are Available for your Events

John Gray's   "LANDSDOWN" Special Needs Saddle

This saddle is going to Canada.

Don't miss the article in Western Horseman, Page 45 June 2007 Issue
"Providing the Best Therapy"

NEW From Gray's
Accessories and Gifts for PEOPLE
Featuring a Custom Briefcase

In Action 


Noah is in his new custom made  John Gray  Special Needs saddle presented to him via the Make A Wish Foundation in North Fort Myers. The foundation granted Noah, who has a chronic seizure disorder, a custom saddle for family horseback rides and a year of riding lessons at Special Equestrians.

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See our ads in Western Horseman, Strides and E Parent

Specializing in
Special Needs Saddles


Show  Halters for Miniature Horses

 Please call or Email for additional information if needed

"Bill's Special" Roper
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Another John Gray Original

"One Ear" Bridle and Halters
Custom Designed for Year End Awards 2006 for the
Arkansas Barrel Racing Association, Novice Class


This ( JG3)  Special Needs Saddle  by John H Gray
was ridden in the Mardi Gras Parade in 2006 and 2007


Rifle Holster and Gun Holsters
Two new items

Please check the latest John H. Gray  creations below

** JG111 **

** Jordan**
Special needs Saddle

Special needs Saddle

*** "MINI" ***
Special Needs Saddle with 12 inch seat
for young children

** Elizabeth**
Special needs Saddle

**North West Wade Saddle**
intricate detailing on this Buckaroo Saddle by John Gray

** McMillian Custom Buckaroo Saddle **

Home Special Needs Saddles Canteens Custom Saddles Custom Chinks and Chaps Authentic Indian Dress
Accessories Saddle Bags Gun Holsters Motorcycle Accessories King's Tack Trunk

Our ads are also in
Western Horseman Magazine and STRIDES Magazine


Authentic Indian Dress and Acoutrements- created just for you
Original Regalia Dresses hand made and designed by Grays Custom Saddlery
Please contact us for your needs

Custom Chaps
English,Western, Show, Work & Chinks
Quality Repairs
Custom Saddles
English & Western Show Work Buckaroo Pleasure Pack Equipment
Peruvian Paso Paso Fino Side Saddles Endurance
Custom Chaps
English,Western, Show, Work & Chinks
Quality Repairs
Gray's Custom Saddlery - John Gray, Saddle Maker

Home Special Needs Saddles Canteens Custom Saddles Custom Chinks and Chaps Authentic Indian Dress
Accessories Saddle Bags Gun Holsters Motorcycle Accessories Trophy Buckles


"GINA" is our  Special Consultant for
Handicap, Special needs and Adaptive Saddles
Email Fran for contact phone number.

Disclaimer: Please understand that I cannot be held responsible for accidents that may occur while using my products and equipment.

To God be the Glory

We accept Master Card and Visa
Shipping is UPS.
Please contact us for more information

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member of
North American Riding for the Handicapped Association, Inc

Member of
American Quarter Horse Association


Adaptive, handicapped and special needs saddles by John H. Gray  are in use at various locations around the country including

Links to various sites
Freedom Rider * The Sports Arena *
Horsemens' Roundup
pick up a copy at our store

Monica Moshenko
, narrator
Disability News radio talk show focusing on disabilities, disabled, child autism, providing listeners information, autism awareness, unique education
Look for Wednesday, May 17, 2005 for  interview with John Gray

We advertise in  "EP"  Exceptional Parent Magazine

The Family and Professional  Journal for the Special Needs Community
Please support our Special Needs Communities.

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