travel protection from PolyPads®
major aspect of safe equine travel is to choose the right protective
gear for your horse and fit it correctly. Good travel boots should
stay firmly in place for maximum protection, yet offer enough flexibility
around the joints to enable your horse to move easily to maintain
Associates/PolyPads® Leg Protectors are the ultimate solution.
Firm enough to stay in place on even the most restless of travellers,
including youngsters, padded enough to ensure safety with comfort
and flexible enough to give unrestricted movement and continual
comfort for your horse, PolyPads® Leg Protectors are also easy
to fit correctly. Just follow our top tips below:
ensure you have the correct size for your horse. Too small and they
will restrict movement and compromise protection. Too large and
they will slip.
Place each Leg Protector carefully ensuring that the coronet band
and heel are covered but that the Leg Protector is not touching
Do up the middle grip to secure the position of the Leg Protector.
Then do up the cleverly angled bottom grip making sure it fits snugly
under the fetlock and firmly around the pastern, covering the coronet
Next fix the top grip making sure that its not too tight to
restrict the movement of the knee or hock.
Adjust the tightness of the middle grip to ensure a firm but comfortable
a final tip when washing your Leg Protectors remember to roll up
the grip fixings to prevent them from sticking to each other. The
rolling also makes it easier to store them and to fit them next
in the UK from premium quality materials, PolyPads® Leg Protectors
are generously cut and come in pony, cob and full sizes. They are
available in a choice of eight outer and 12 binding colours with
suggested retail prices from £40 - £46 for a set of
four. Matching Tail Rappas are also available from £10.
For stockist details telephone: PI Associates/PolyPadsÒ on
01284 850511 or visit the website at www.polypads.co.uk