Choose Cool Travel Gear
Consider the temperature before applying shipping boots to your horse’s legs. If the boots are tall and fleece-lined, you’re adding a winter coat to his legs. While protecting your horse’s legs can be added insurance — especially on long, tiring trips — choose boots that will provide protection without overheating him, especially in warm weather. Opt for materials that are designed to breathe while still offering protection.
When you apply shipping boots to your horse’s legs in warm weather, opt for materials that breathe while still offering protection.