In the latest of our buyers' guides, we look at what's on offer on the fetlock and tendon boot market today

Amigo Tendon and Fetlock Boots

1. amigo tendon boots

The Amigo tendon and fetlock boots offer leg protection where it counts. The boots are designed to protect your horse’s leg, without compromising their comfort. They feature a tough PVC outer shell that gives optimal tendon protection, while the soft neoprene lining ensures comfort against the legs. The anatomical cut away shape is specially designed to prevent pressure points and the double Velcro closures give a secure fit. The fetlock boots feature a single Velcro closure. Sold as a set of four, available in sleek black or charcoal for a polished show look.
RRP: £50
Visit: www.horseware.com

Back on Track Tendon Boots

2. back on track Tendon Boots Royal in Brown

The Back on Track Tendon Boots effectively absorb impact and distribute pressure for optimum protection. The boots are lined with special Welltex fabric, which incorporates infra-red technology to help promote circulation; this helps to relieve joint tension, avoid injury and maximise performance.
RRP: £75.50
Visit: www.backontrack.com

Premier Equine Kevlar Airtechnology Fetlock Boots

3. premier equine

These Kevlar Airtechnology Fetlock Boots are made to the highest standard, using innovative technology and materials. A double density shell provides outer protection, while layers of Kevlar and shockproof materials work together underneath to minimise the effects of knocks and strikes. Air-Teque ventilated neoprene is used on the inside of the boot to help prevent heat build-up in the leg. This is combined with vents on the exterior of the boot to offer maximum breathability. The boots also feature a comfort dry liner to ensure that they are comfortable, practical and strong. Available in black, white or brown, in sizes small to large.
RRP: £39.99
Visit: www.premierequine.co.uk or call 01469 532279

Veredus X Pro boots

5. veredus x pro

The X Pro line has extended to include Pro Jump and Young Jump boot models, giving greater protection to your horse’s fetlocks and pasterns. X Pro is particularly suitable for horses that tend to strike the pastern bone area of the opposite leg with a shoe. Each of the X Pro boots offers increased defence against bruising and brushing injuries, thanks to the extended shape, which is made of a special antiwear film material and reinforced with polyester. Available in medium to large, in black or brown.
RRP: £96
Visit: www.zebraproducts.co.uk or call 01352 763350

Equilibrium Tri-Zone Tendon and Fetlock Boots

6. equilibrium

6. equilibrium 2

The Tri-Zone boot is a super lightweight and protective boot which complies with the standards set by the FEI and British Showjumping for use in young horse classes and other restrictive classes. The boots are flexible and non restrictive and feature a smooth cushioned inner lining for maximum comfort. Available in black or white.
RRP: £54.95 (Tendon boots), £49.95 (Fetlock boots)
Visit: www.equilibriumproducts.com

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