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mlkarel2010 02-20-2008 06:41 PM

Curry Combs
 
I know there are tons of types of curry combs...... plastic, rubber, metal and tons of different styles.....hose attachments, handles, thumb dents

Just wondering what kinds of curries you guys prefer. Feel free to post pictures!

tim 02-20-2008 06:45 PM

I just use this.
http://www.donthomas.com.au/images/curry-comb_sml.jpg

But I think these are the nicest.
http://charitonvet.com/store/images/GRM9210.jpg

blossom856 02-20-2008 08:49 PM

I prefer these

http://www.tail-tamer.com/horseProdu...lyScrubber.jpg

But I'll still use a rubber one

I also have one of these

http://www.statelinetack.com/product...ge/L055480.jpg

hunterequlover781 02-20-2008 08:51 PM

I just like the plain rubber curries. They are simple and very effective.

jazzyrider 02-20-2008 11:20 PM

just a plain old rubber curry for me :)

Cheval 02-21-2008 12:19 AM

I'll use whatever I can get my hands on. I have a "gelly" one and the plastic regular type.

Small_Town_Girl 02-21-2008 09:36 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by tim

I have this exact curry comb, lol! :D

I would really like a metal though, I get the feeling
it would be more effective...

Sara 02-21-2008 10:29 AM

Just a plain rubber curry. I prefer the ones with the hand strap on the back as opposed to a handle. I have a big one of firmer rubber and a smaller one of softer rubber.

brittx6x6 02-21-2008 06:20 PM

I use a rubber or gel one :D

windspeed 02-25-2008 06:01 PM

which curry comb to use
 
Rubber curry combs are great, they don't have to be expensive.

However, make a point to stay away from metal curries and plastic curries.
Metal is too harsh and can damage your horses skin. Scraped skin invites skin infection, fungus and rain rot etc. :wink:
A plastic curry comb can develop little cracks on the pins and have the same painful effect on your horses skin.

Here some tips on grooming: http://www.reinholdshorsewellness.co...ooming101.html


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