Horse & Hound's buying guides feature the best kit on the market. This week we bring you 6 of the best no-fill turnout rugs
Masta Avante Light standard neck turnout
A lightweight standard turnout rug from Masta. The rug features a waterproof/breathable PU coated 600 denier Oxford weave outer fabric with a soft polyester lining. The rug also has a twin surcingle front fastening, low cross surcingle, tail flap, fillet string and wither pad. Available in navy/red, royal/navy or purple, in sizes 4’6 to 7’6.
Visit: www.masta.co.uk or call 01274 711011
Premier Equine Buster Zero with detachable neck cover
This no-fill rug is made from 1000D Nylon and features the Premier Equine technical waterproof system, which has the optimum breathable formula; this helps regulate temperature so that your horse will be warm, dry and comfortable. The breathable nylon lining is anti-bacterial for increased freshness and comfort. The rug also features a fleece lined wither pad, an elasticated shoulder gusset, quick release clips on the front, cross surcingles and an elasticated tail strap. The rug is fitted with attachments so that Premier Equine Rug Liners can be used with it. Available in navy or red, in sizes 5’6 to 7’3.
Visit: www.premierequine.co.uk or call 01469 532279
Bucas Freedom Turnout Light
The Bucas Freedom Turnout Light offers value for money. This rug is perfect for rainy or cooler summer days. It is waterproof and breathable, giving the horse freedom of movement and total protection against the elements. The Bucas Freedom Turnout Light comes with a Rip-stop 600 Denier outer shell and is available in navy, plus a choice of exciting seasonal colour combinations, in sizes 5’6 to 7’.
Pessoa Light Turnout
A lightweight turnout rug with no fill. This rug is great for those wet or chilly days through the summer. It is styled to fit your horse and it’s breathable and waterproof with a 600 Denier outer shell and quick drying nylon lining. Available in chocolate or navy, in sizes 5’6 to 7’.
WeatherBeeta Original 1200D Combo Lite
This traditional, durable WeatherBeeta Original Combo Lite rug features a traditional side gusset to aid natural movement and an extra large tail flap for great weather protection. The rug is waterproof and breathable and its 1200 Denier outer shell features Ripstop, which helps control and limit tears. Its 210 Denier Oxford Polyester lining helps keep your horse’s coat clean and shiny. The rug has adjustable twin chest straps, low cross surcingles and adjustable removable web/elastic leg straps. Available in magenta/green or navy/red/white, in sizes 5’ to 7’.
Horseware Rambo Original with leg arches
This rug is made from the strongest and most durable material on the market. It features a waterproof and breathable 1000D ballistic nylon for the outer, and an anti-static and anti-bacterial polyester lining. It also has a ‘Surefit’ neck design with a V-front neck closure to give freedom of movement, leg arches, reflective strips, a wipe clean tail cord, hood loops, three secure cross surcingles and a shine enhancing polyester lining. The rug is also compatible with our liner system. Hood sold separately. Available in green with silver, sizes 5’6 to 7’.
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