HUSK are delighted to see that their campaigning for the recognition of the dangers to horse and pony legs from the use of non breathable bandages and boots! HUSK have been compared to two leading “air flow” boots on market and so far have proven to be the most effective at providing ventilation to legs. Take a read of this succinct article written by Water Lane Equine Vets: http://www.waterlaneequinevets.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Thermoregulation-Polo-Times-article.pdf
HUSK Comparative Test VS well known Air Teque Horse BootObjective:Primary: To compare the temperature change after 1hr of exercise from initial temperature readings of bare leg prior to exercise between HUSK and well known Air Teque horse boot. Secondary: To compare the temperatures of the boots 10 min after exercise to demonstrate the insulating effects of each bootMethod:Two readings of air temperature was taken initially using two temperature probes. Horse’s skin temperature was taken adjacent to the upper part of the Deep Digital Flexor Tendon on the front right leg and back right leg prior to exercise with two temperature...
After a chat with one of our polo ambassadors, Harry Muddle, Michael Husted of Performance Polo began to question the effectiveness of bandages. Here is what Michael has to say: https://www.performance-polo.com/single-post/2018/02/02/Do-polo-bandages-do-more-harm-than-good Performance Polo are now stocking #HUSK Ultimate boots for polo, ready for the 2018 season!