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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar. 13, 2013
    The Pacific NW

    Default Veredus v. Prestige v. EquiFit open front boots

    I know there are some older posts on this, but since new models have come out in the last few years I thought I'd ask.

    I am looking for good support and cool (my horse gets crabby with hot legs). She's tall at 17.1 (Clyde x TB).

    Thank you.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan. 28, 2004


    I have the Veredus Olympic, the Equifit T-Boot originals and the Prestige leather (with leather lining). I find the legs stay coolest with the leather. The Veredus seem to be much cooler than the T-Boots.

    As far as size, the T-boot and Veredus are the same height. Here are some not-great pictures to give an idea of size on a 17.2 horse (wearing an XL in the T-boot and an L in the Veredus). Not sure why the T-boots show up grey in the picture, they are all black.


    I haven't compared the Prestige so I can't remember off-hand how the fit compares (I only use them for clinics).

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jun. 30, 2009


    Quote Originally Posted by BITSA View Post
    I am looking for good support and cool (my horse gets crabby with hot legs). She's tall at 17.1 (Clyde x TB).
    Any boot will always add heat compared to an unbooted leg - try each boot for fit; I agree that leather/leather lined boot seems to stay the coolest.
    No boot will actually support the leg, protection against concussive shock is real, hard plate acts differently than a soft plate, do research that & decide which suits you better.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Aug. 1, 2013


    What are some of the differences between a hard plate and soft plate?

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