Breastplates are employed by hunter and show jumping riders only. Several different kind of breastplates are available. They connect the saddle, girth and reins. Some breastplates are made from all leather, while others may include sections made of elastic fabric to allow better fitting. One of the most popular show jumping breastplates is the Silver Crown Liberty Pro Breastplate. It is made from English Leather with a simple and classic design.

Several different kinds of martingale attachments (also called forks) are available.