Horse Protective BootsProtective boots for horses
It tends to take about a year, I could probably make it last longer, but if I don't take out its trace for long time, it loosens and comes out in the file, then I can't find it.
Protecting leg equipment and boots for your horse
If you see a horse on TV that wears a pair of trousers and wonder what it's for, you might wonder if your own horse needs this as well. Though they are known as " boots ", they do not have the same function as "hoof shoes ". Boots prevent the sensitive structure of the legs from being hit by obstructions or the hoofs of the horse.
It also supports the sinews and tendon bands in the limbs, as competitive horse can be susceptible to...MORE strain on these fabrics. The horse is not padded with muscular fabric in the lower thigh, so boots can help to avoid potentially paralyzing injury. If there is a pre-existing disease that needs to be protected, most back yard amusement ponies do not need to be protected.
But, no mater how low their work load is, some of them tend to overtax themselves, to forge or to disturb and hurt themselves. Youngsters who are launched can meet themselves because they are not even. And, of course, top performers - hunter, show jumper, perseverance horse, barrels racer, reiner and many others - can profit from the assistance and protective qualities of a boots.
It is important that the boot protectors fit well, are kept neat and are often inspected when the boots rub. The boots can be unpleasant due to perspiration, chippings and dirt, so regular washing is indispensable. These are the most common types of protectors or boots.