Woof Medical Hoof Boot
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Please note the quantities displayed on the website may not reflect the actual quantities available in our warehouse as there's a small delay when adjusting stock levels. Thank you for understanding.A unique close fitting hoof boot designed to keep wounds poultices and dressings clean. This boot is suitable for use in the stable and can be used on sensible horses in the paddock. The boot is designed using flexible and light materials to enable easy fitting and as a cost effective alternative to adhesive bandage and tape. Bearing this in mind exuberant horses and those having undertaken a period of box rest may damage the boot by standing on it or doing racing stops. In these situations you may wish to consider placing an overreach boot on top of the medical hoof boot or using a more traditional poultice for the first day turned out. We expect the boot to last 2-3 weeks under normal circumstances with many customers finding they last much longer. The boot is not indestructible and so is not guaranteed against breakage due to the horsestanding on the boot. Featuring a grooved sole for extra grip and a Kevlar interior for durability it also has an asymmetric zip to give the boot a really close fit (and prevent it opening) stopping bedding and other debris from getting inside. Available in 10 different sizes (please click on the fitting and sizing tabs above for more details) the boot is designed for use with or without a shoe. It can assist in a number of ailments to the foot such as abscesses punctured sole or bruised sole. To get the best out of your Medical Hoof Boot: Overreaching Do not use the Medical Hoof Boot (MHB) in place of an overreach boot to prevent shoe loss. The MHB is not designed for this application and will not protect against overreaching.We recommend always using a generous sized overreach boot over the top of MHB to protect It ishould your horsestand on himself or overreach. We recommend this on both front and hind hooves. The MHB is designed to be a snug fIt iso it does not fall off.