27 patterned rugs you’ll want to kit your horse out in

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  • Patterned horse rugs have become a real trend over the past few years – we’re not surprised as they’re really cute and rather fun. There have been designs that have sold out in record time, while others have returned due to such popular demand. While zebra print fly rugs might spring to mind at first, you can also find patterned rain sheets and lightweight turnouts, medium weight turnouts, stable rugs and cooler rugs, too.

    New designs are being released all the time so we can enjoy browsing online and kit our horses out with something new every year. Not only are they fun and super-cute, it’s also so much easier to find a pink-and-yellow-dinosaur-print rug among a sea of navy turnouts, so really they’re a no-brainer. Even better, you can often find matching items, such as travel boots and boot bags.

    Here’s a selection we think you’ll love – or maybe love to hate – either way they’re a feast for the eyes and there are plenty of Thelwell rugs, too!

    Derby House Christmas jumper patterned rug

    Derby House Christmas Jumper turnout

    Get in the festive feeling with this Christmas jumper turnout complete with neck cover and storm flap.

    View now at rideawaystore.com

    Ponyo Horsewear Skull Candy turnout

    Available in a wide range of sizes, this Ponyo turnout is inspired by Mexico’s Day Of The Dead.

    Mark Todd star patterned rug

    Mark Todd star print turnout

    This star-print pony rug is ideal for the pony who knows he’s a superstar. It has a 220g filling and a 600D outer.

    View now at equus.co.uk, rideawaystore.com or viovet.co.uk

    Ponyo watermelon turnout

    Ponyo Horsewear Juicy Watermelon turnout

    Possibly one of the cutest patterned horse rugs we’ve seen. These Ponyo rugs are available in a wide range of sizes (3ft – 6ft 9in) and in a variety of weights, so you can kit your horse out in a fun print whatever the weather. You can get matching travel boots, too.

    Gallop Trojan Bees and Butterflies turnout

    This pretty turnout is perfect for a spring shower.

    View now at equus.co.uk

    Horseware Amigo Pony geometric print

    Designed specifically for pony shapes and sizes, this Horseware rain sheet features a geometric horse print.

    View now at equus.co.uk

    Rhinegold star patterned rug

    Rhinegold star print turnout

    Here’s another starry option if the first didn’t quite match your colour scheme. 

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    Ponyo monkey turnout

    Ponyo Horsewear Monkey Bananas turnout

    This Ponyo print is perfect for the yard’s cheekiest monkeys! You’ll find it hard not to forgive them their antics when they pop round the corner in their new cute monkey rug though. 

    Hy StormX Chico The Cheetah turnout

    This fun print will suit a horse who acts like he could outrun a cheetah.

    View now at equus.co.uk or viovet.co.uk

    Hy StormX Merry Go Round turnout

    This cute medium weight combo turnout is also available as a 0g standard neck.

    View now at equus.co.uk or viovet.co.uk

    Maxima Equestrian Multi Diamond turnout

    Maxima Equestrian Multi Diamond rug

    This diamond pattern from Maxima Equestrian is available as a light, medium and heavyweight turnout rug.

    JHL horse rug

    JHL horse print turnout

    This horse print is cute and fun, and the rug itself is 200g with a 600D outer.

    View now at viovet.co.uk

    Whitaker strawberry patterned rug

    Whitaker strawberry print turnout

    This summery print will remind you of the better weather that’s to come.

    View now at gooutdoors.co.uk

    Derby House lollipop turnout

    This run print will remind you of better times coming in the summer. It is also available as a fly rug.

    View now at rideawaystore.com

    Swish Equestrian pink turnout

    OK, this one’s not patterned, but it’s by far the brightest turnout we’ve come across – it’s perfect for anyone who has a passion for pink!

    View now at amazon.co.uk

    Weatherbeeta Otter patterned rug

    Weatherbeeta otter print turnout

    How can you resist otters with raincoats, umbrellas and welly boots? This print is available as standard-neck or combo turnout, or a fleece cooler – and you can even get matching travel boots or a parka for your dog!

    View now at viovet.co.uk

    Shires Tempest Original purple lightning turnout

    This no-fill rainsheet will be easier to identify in your pile of navy turnouts.

    View now at naylors.com or rideawaystore.com

    Shires Tikaboo 100 turnout

    This 100g standard neck turnout is designed especially for ponies.

    View now at viovet.co.uk

    Shires Highlander Original 200 combo turnout

    This elegant peacock print medium weight turnout will have your horse looking really smart this winter. It is also available with 100g fill.

    View now at viovet.co.uk or rideawaystore.com

    WeatherBeeta ComFiTec Essential camo print turnout

    If you want to expand on your collection of blue and navy turnouts, this could be a fun way to do it.

    View now at naylors.com or rideawaystore.com

    WeatherBeeta ComFiTec Essential 220g Racoon turnout

    Your horse will look the cutest in his field wearing this pesky racoon print turnout. Also available as a fleece cooler.

    View now at naylors.com or rideawaystore.com

    WeatherBeeta Giraffe fleece cooler

    This fun cooler keep your horse looking cool while he’s cooling down after exercise.

    View now at viovet.co.uk or rideawaystore.com

    Ponyo Horsewear Tiger Tiger turnout

    This pattern from Ponyo combines fierce tiger sass with pretty jungle florals to ensure your horse stands out from the crowd.

    Thelwell horse rugs

    Hy StormX Thelwell turnout

    This Thelwell pattern is available on a no-fill rainsheet, medium weight (200g) turnout or 200g stable rug. These rugs are limited edition – some places require pre-orders, but we’d say it’s definitely worth it. Available in 3ft – 7ft 3in, and they have other products in the collection, too!

    View now at equus.co.uk, viovet.co.uk or rideawaystore.com

    Hy StormX Thelwell Country turnout

    This stylish 100g rug is covered in fun Thelwell sketches.

    View now at viovet.co.uk

    Hy StormX Thelwell Trophy turnout

    This brighter Thelwell design is available in 3ft – 5ft3in, so it’s perfect for dinky ponies.

    View now at equus.co.uk

    Watt To Wear Thelwell fleece

    Watt To Wear Thelwell fleece

    There’s a brilliant selection of Thelwell prints available on these fantastically fun Watt To Wear fleeces.

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