The Nine Pocket Ice Boot is our most versatile boot, and a best-seller! At 23-inches tall, this boot can be used to ice from above the knee or hock, all the way to the pastern. It features nine individual inner pockets and six hook & loop fasteners, allowing for a custom fit. This is a must-have for every horse owner. The elastic pockets gradually introduce your horse to the temperature hange as the ice melts, slowly penetrating the pockets and cooling the horse's legs. Sold in pairs
TIP*** These ice boots work best and is designed to be use with REAL CRUSHED ICE.
Why You Should Ice your Horse's Leg:
Cold therapy is one of the most trusted remedies for treating horses with muscular injuries resulting in pain, swelling, and heat. It is recommended that equine athletes with joint and lower limb problems benefit from the use of cold therapy after every training and performance session as a method to prevent further injury and promote healing.
* Professional's Choice Ice Boots neoprene ice pockets eliminate the potential for damaging overexposure to the cold. Ice placed directly on the skin can cause freezing of tissue.
*Neoprene pockets allow cold from ice to slowly penetrate the boot, allowing the horse's skin to gradually become acclimated to the temperature. Resulting in less fussing from your horse because they remain comfortable.
*Daily use of Professional's Choice ice boots helps maintain normal blood flow to the muscles and joints, promoting soundness.
*Helps reduce inflammation, muscle spasms and pain.