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Black Patches on the noseband??

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  • Patch on nose of the horse
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    07-28-2011, 02:50 AM
  #1
Weanling
Question Black Patches on the noseband??


What is the black patch on the noseband:
A) called
And
B) for?
Thank you!
Sorry the massive size of the picture, i'm no computer geek and don't know how to make it smaller!
     
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    07-28-2011, 02:54 AM
  #2
Banned
http://www.flairstrips.com/pdfs/growing_demands.pdf

It's a nasal strip, like a Breathe Right for humans, to keep the airways open and respiration efficient during hard aerobic exercise.
     
    07-28-2011, 05:44 PM
  #3
Yearling
^ They work remarkably well, by the way. I ride a gelding that has some roaring problems in his older age and with a nasal strip his breathing sounds almost 100% normal even right after a cross country run.
     
    07-28-2011, 07:28 PM
  #4
Green Broke
And just to add to bubba and strange...

The patches are NOT on the nose band, but were applied directly to the horse. The bridle just sits over top of it.
     
    07-31-2011, 01:57 PM
  #5
Weanling
Brill thanks everyone!!
     

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