Stanley Field Eventing | 3 Questions | 0 Answers

Do you usually clip your horse's entire legs in summer? Why or why not?

Do you usually clip your horse's entire legs in summer? Why or why not?
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I don't. My horses are outside 24/7 currently. They need all the fly protection they can get. Plus, I don't show enough or at a high enough level for it to matter. I usually show without clipping anything at all.
Horses usually lose their coats in the summer! Clipping usually done in the winter. Unless you are competing then no need to clip
I just clip up to the knee on the front and hock on the back excluding clipping the hock and
I don't because the color difference is really noticeable for my horse and I also feel like it leaves him a bit more susceptible to flies.
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