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    11-17-2011, 01:46 PM
Green Broke
Bell boots for XC?

My horse (a TB) gets rubs from her bell boots. I am planning on getting some with the fleece at the top...BUT - I am an eventer and I was thinking that the ones with the fleece would be bad for XC because if they got wet, got sand in them, etc. that they would rub even more.

Should I just use regular bell boots for XC? What about no-turns? Do those rub? What do you use on your chaffable horses?

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    11-17-2011, 01:50 PM
My boy has thin skin and gets rubs easily. I use the Professional Choice No Turns, and they work wonderful. They are quite popular boots in my area. They work well for me!
    11-17-2011, 01:52 PM
Green Broke
OK cool. My friend uses them and loves them, but I wasn't too sure....

Thanks! How much do those go for?
    11-17-2011, 01:53 PM
Green Broke
My guy also has very sensitive skin and I can't use rubber or fleece bell boots on him unless I want open sores, Id for sure try the Pro. No Turn bell boots. My old boss used them on her horses and they never moved or caused any rubs! Worth a try! And they come in pretty colors and patterns! Good luck!
    11-17-2011, 09:26 PM
Green Broke
Another vote for the Professional's Choice no turns. They're great. Never had a rub from them.

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