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Clementine 05-15-2010 03:34 PM

Brushing/Galloping/Splint Boots - Any Real Difference?
I was wondering, is there actually any real difference between galloping, brushing, and splint boots? Typically, galloping & brushing boots seem to be around half the price of splint boots, so I'm hoping the answer to my question is "no". LOL.


aforred 05-16-2010 02:47 AM

No. There are different styles, though. You can get the ones that have a hard patch from the knee to the fetlcok, or ones that extend back around the fetlock, as well. When I googled galloping boots, I saw some that looked more like SMBs that had double thickness on the insides.

I've used several kinds of splint boots, and I like the ones that have the leather patch on the inside. Just my opinion.

Clementine 05-20-2010 07:27 PM


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