The Rug has a lining of the unique Welltex(TM) ceramic infused polypropylene fabric with a polyester outer cover. To avoid chafing, it is strengthened around the neck & has soft, furry fabric around the withers &, to prevent overstretching, the back has a reinforcement band. In addition, the Rug has double buckles & crossover belly surcingles (pop closures), a protective tail flap & fillet string. The Neck Cover*, which can be used in conjunction with the blanket, is available separately (and includes the necessary fitments).
This item can be used both as a Cooler or a Light Transportation Rug. This Rug may, also, be used to advantageous in warming up muscles prior to exercise/competition and/or following exercise/competition sessions to assist muscle recovery
(*Neck Cover for the Fleece Rug, Supreme is also available, please see seperate lisitng)
Back on Track® Equine Blankets are, generally, “true to size” and are categorised in the EU metric sizes (which is determined by measuring the length of your horse’s back from the withers to the base of the tail). Although it is not a direct mathematical conversion, for example, 115cm would be itemised as the approx. equivalent 5’ 9” (UK ‘skirt’ width - chest to rump), 125cm (6’ 0”), 135cm (6’ 3”), 145cm (6’ 6”), 155cm (6’ 9”) & 165cm (7 0”).