Splint Boots v.s. Performance Boots Jumping??

       The Horse Forum > Horse Tack > Horse Tack and Equipment

Splint Boots v.s. Performance Boots Jumping??

This is a discussion on Splint Boots v.s. Performance Boots Jumping?? within the Horse Tack and Equipment forums, part of the Horse Tack category

LinkBack Thread Tools
    03-26-2013, 10:47 AM
Splint Boots v.s. Performance Boots Jumping??

Hey everyone, I usually ride western but sometimes I like to do a little jumping in my english saddle, and I want to give my horse protection for his legs, and usually jumpers use splint boots, and I currently have front and back legacy perforemance boots and I was wondering which one would be better and if it would be worth it to get splint boots if I don't jump all of the time? And what do splint boots do? Do they support their joints? Or prevent injury if they hit the jump? And would performance boots be able to protect in the same way?
Sponsored Links
    03-26-2013, 10:52 AM
From what I remember what my trainer said to me on the same exact things, the performance boots don't really do much good with protecting the legs. And look at the splint boots, I don't really see how they do much good either. I have jump boots, and they are solid plastic open front boots, which I only use when jumping solid objects.

Hitting jumps bare legged teaches the horse a lot of things. Lift your legs up, jumps aren't meant to be knocked over

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

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


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
Splint boots, galloping boots, sport boots, medicine boots.... Horsecents1997 Horse Tack and Equipment 6 03-04-2013 03:36 PM
For Sale: SMB's - Neoprene Splint Boots -Rear Gallop Boots -Justin Cowboy Boots rodeogirl309 Tack and Equipment Classifieds 1 08-01-2011 05:26 PM
give me your best offer for splint boots, bell boots, and two rope halters kaydeebug Tack and Equipment Classifieds 0 01-12-2011 01:24 AM
Help with Splint boots, sport boots, bell boots, etc. southerncowgirl93 Horse Tack and Equipment 8 11-25-2009 11:38 AM
splint boots, open front boots, or no boots? CiscoKidd Horse Tack and Equipment 12 12-29-2008 10:23 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:35 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0