Splint & Brushing Boots for Horses
Brushing boots, otherwise known as splint boots, are used to protect your horse from brushing injuries. A brushing injury refers to any injury or damage the horse receives from one hoof or leg striking the opposing limb. The legs of a horse can be damaged very easily and brushing injuries can occur at any time, so it is very import than you protect your horse's legs with our brushing boots. If you horse suffers brushing injuries without wearing a brushing boot or any sort of leg protection they can cause deep cuts and lacerations, if this were to happen multiple times the bone of the horse would be exposed which offers a great risk of injury and the bone can become bruised, causing structural weakening and lameness. Equally as common as brushing injuries, if you are looking for something to prevent overreach injuries, please see our collection of overreach boots.
When are Brushing Boots used?
There is not just one occasion to use a brushing boot, horse splint boots can be used in a variety of situations and occasions, whilst hacking, during turnout and during regular everyday schooling. Any and every time you want to ensure your horse's legs have additional protection, brushing boots are appropriate. Made from a range of protective materials including neoprene and leather, they are a quick and easy step to take for those looking to keep their horse safe from harm. Online for Equine offer a wide selection of horse splint brushing boots from the best horse safety specialist brands. When you buy a brushing boot from us, you know your horse is protected. We also offer many different types of boots to keep your horse safe from harm, including hock boots and fetlock boots.