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In addition to being painful to the horse, it frequently results in bad habits such as bucking and head slinging, and it may cause the horse to resist saddling.
The explanation emerged when the Horseracing Regulatory Authority's security representative found the weight cloth in the corner of the saddling box.
Del Mar's 43-day season began under an increasingly overcast coastal sky with Corey Nakatani riding three winners and Bob Baffert saddling three in front of a bigger-than-expected crowd of 31,494.