How do I correctly apply vet wrap on horses stockings?

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How do I correctly apply vet wrap on horses stockings?

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    09-29-2012, 04:08 PM
How do I correctly apply vet wrap on horses stockings?

Whenever I show my mare, I usually like to warm her up in the round pen for 15 minutes just before we load in the trailer so I can get some of the "freshness" out of her. But she has four white stockings.... and they get dirty again. So I have decided to cover them with Vetwrap, that way they will hopefully stay clean. :) My question is.... how do I correctly apply the wrap? Does it go on the same as polo wraps? I have never done this before and do not want to put it on incorrectly or too tight. So if any one knows how and could explain it to me, I would really appreciate it :) thanks!
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    09-29-2012, 04:33 PM
Vet wrap is designed to get tight and cling to itself. You would be much better off using polos.
    09-29-2012, 04:55 PM
Green Broke
Agree with alexS go with polos instead in the long run they will also be cheaper as they are reusable and vet wrap is not.
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    09-29-2012, 05:06 PM
Now that I think about it, I do believe that would be better. Thanks for the opinions!

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