{"piano":{"sandbox":"false","aid":"u28R38WdMo","rid":"R7EKS5F","offerId":"OF3HQTHR122A","offerTemplateId":"OTQ347EHGCHM"}}

LeMieux tail guard with bag review *H&H Approved*


  • Horse & Hound is supported by its audience. When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn commission on some of the items you choose to buy. Learn more
  • LeMieux ProSport tail guard with bag

    Score

    9/10
    • Performance:
      10/10
    • Fit:
      9/10
    • Durability:
      10/10
    • Value:
      7/10

    Manufacturer:

    LeMieux

    Price as reviewed:

    £24.50

    Official description: LeMieux ProSport tail guard with bag

    The LeMieux tail guard with bag is made of protective airprene with elasticated fastenings to get the most secure grip. It can be used with or without the detachable waterproof bag. It is ideal for keeping tails smart and clean while travelling. Available in one size, in black, brown or navy.

    View now at amazon.co.uk, elandlodge.com, equus.co.uk or ebay.co.uk

    First impressions

    It looked nice and breathable, had a slimline, close-contact fit. It also had a tail bag, which was great.

    Overview of performance

    It fitted well and was a very good shape — it fitted very neatly and was a smooth, streamlined fit. In general it offered good protection and the tail guard kept their tails very neat and tidy — my only criticism was that it didn’t go as far down the tail bone as others I tested had. It was very good quality and had plenty of adjustment available in the straps. It washed very well and stayed looking new.

    Harriet’s likes and dislikes

    I really liked how neat it kept their tails, alongside offering very good protection. The slightly shorter tail bag kept their tails up and out of the way of their legs, which was great if they were particularly messy while travelling. If I was being fussy I would make the tail guard marginally longer at the top. I would definitely buy this again and would recommend it — it’s an excellent product that offers great protection and kept tails very clean.

    Verdict

    *H&H APPROVED* An excellent product that offers great protection and keeps tails clean.

    View now at amazon.co.uk, elandlodge.com, equus.co.uk or ebay.co.uk

    Who tested this tail guard?

    Harriet Rimmer is a busy yard owner and hunting enthusiast. She produces and sell hunters, alongside riding and training horses for owners. During the season, Harriet is out at least three times a week — at least once with her local pack and visiting others as much as she can, whatever the weather.  Over the summer, Harriet spends her time getting the horses out and about wherever she can to gain some life experience.

    Find out more about how Horse & Hound tests products


    You might also be interested in:


    Horse & Hound magazine, out every Thursday, is packed with all the latest news and reports, as well as interviews, specials, nostalgia, vet and training advice. Find how you can enjoy the magazine delivered to your door every week, plus options to upgrade your subscription to access our online service that brings you breaking news and reports as well as other benefits. 

    You may like...