Need hoof boot recommendations - Page 3
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > Horse Health > Hoof Care

Need hoof boot recommendations

This is a discussion on Need hoof boot recommendations within the Hoof Care forums, part of the Horse Health category
  • My boots gallops

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-11-2011, 08:08 PM
  #21
Trained
Quote:
Originally Posted by Clava    
Personally I would not use Renegades on a gravelly dressage surface as their design allows stones to go in the boot in the opening at the back -
Nothing a plastic bag can't fix! Seriously as much as he likes these boots, I really cannot consider anything else. With other boots, he gives me hard time about putting them on and then he picks his hind feet up like a cat trying to shake off water. We had our second ride ever in them yesterday. He saw me pick them up and offered a hind leg for me to put them on. He then proceeded to trot around the ring in the floatiest (is that a word?) trot he's ever done. He's got 6 months before this gravel thing even becomes an issue. It's just good to know I have another option than putting shoes back on.
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    12-13-2011, 12:30 AM
  #22
QOS
Green Broke
I use Easy Boot Gloves and have had good luck with them. My riding buddies and I were going on a ride to a very rocky place and we all ordered EBG's. We were riding a Quarter Horse size 1.5, a Quarab size 1.5, an Arabian size 1 and a Tennessee Walker size 1.

We rode them for two days with only one incident. The Arabian came out of one hoof boot once but it was quickly put back on.

I used my boots all summer long after my horse chipped a hoof and I was trying to get his feet in good shape as I hadn't had him long. They saved a ride for my husband one day on his QH...and recently another ride for my cousin's husband. They were 100 miles away and his horse was tender after having been trimmed. My hubby had mine in the trailer and they plopped them on Reagan and off they went.

We all went to central Texas again recently and the horses were in Easy Boot Gloves and some in Epics. My horse lost his boot once going down a hill/up a hill at a gallop (hit a gallop in 2 strides woo hoo...) I stopped him and put the boot back on and off we went.

The EBG work wonderfully for me on Biscuit. I do his feet myself and he has a mustang roll. The EBG made a kinda plopping sound on hubby's gelding but I don't do Sarge's feet - a farrier does most of the time. I need to put the little tags on the front - can't remember what they are called but I think it would make Sarge's fit better.
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
hoof supplement recommendations RebeccaMI Hoof Care 16 11-08-2011 03:21 PM
Hoof Boot Reviews? PLEASE!! SamboStar Horse Tack and Equipment 15 08-27-2010 10:40 AM
Field Boot Recommendations Newjumper Horse Tack and Equipment 3 08-19-2010 10:40 PM
Hoof Boot Question Ne0n Zero Horse Tack and Equipment 17 03-23-2009 03:36 PM
Hoof Boot Sizing hotreddun Hoof Care 7 10-28-2008 10:22 PM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:54 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0