Make sure your horse remains snug and warm during the coldest months of the year with this selection of heavyweight stable rugs. Featuring a wide variety of attractive designs with warm insulation, there is sure to be one perfect for your equine companion.
1. Horseware amigo insulator plus super heavy 550G
£110.00 – www.horseware.com
Made from 420 denier ripstop polyester outer, this rug has a 550g fill to keep your horse warm. The Amigo Insulator Plus is breathable and has a smooth polyester lining to keep coats soft and shiny. The rug comes in Amigo’s classic original cut with a detachable neck cover and is compatible with Amigo’s liner system if you wish to add an extra layer of warmth. The rug is available in sizes 5’6″ to 7’ in chocolate with chocolate and cream trim.
2. Mark Todd ultimate stable rug
£113.99 – www.wefi.co.uk
This stable rug has a 200 denier Teflon coated outer shell, nylon anti-rub lining and a 400g fill to keep out the winter chills. It features quick release front fastenings, cross surcingles and a fillet string. A matching neck cover is available, sold separately. The rug comes in sizes 5’6″ to 7′ in navy or black plaid.
3. Mark Todd Deluxe combo stable rug
£124.99 – www.wefi.co.uk
This heavyweight rug is generously cut with extra fabric inset at the withers for maximum warmth, even when the horse’s head is lowered. It features a 1200 denier outer fabric, 420g insulation and a nylon anti-rub lining that leaves the coat shiny. The rug is available in sizes 5’6″ to 7’3″ in navy.
4. JHL heavyweight stable rug
£69.99 – www.wefi.co.uk
This rug features a 600 denier polyester outer shell and 350g insulation layer, with nylon antirub lining at the shoulders, quick release breast fastenings, quarter darts and shoulder pleats for freedom of movement. A matching neck cover is sold separately. It is available in sizes 5’6″ to 7′ in navy/burgundy.
5. Masta quiltmasta 350 fixed neck
£66.49 – www.masta.co.uk
The Quiltmasta 350 features a fixed neck cover, check pattern and channel quilted design. The rug has 350g of filling and a 210 denier polyester lining, with a twin buckle front fastening, cross surcingles and an anti-rub chest lining. The Quiltmasta is available in sizes 4’6″ to 7’3″.
6. WeatherBeeta channel quilt 420D combo neck heavy
£74.99 – www.weatherbeeta.co.uk
This rug features a 420 denier outer shell with 360g of fill. It is nylon lined to help keep your horse’s coat clean and shiny. It features a side gusset, tail flap, adjustable twin chest straps, low cross surcingles and fillet string. Additional loops are fitted to the rug for optional leg strap attachment. It is available in new burgundy/grey plaid and new navy/grey/white in sizes 5′ to 7’3″.
7. John Whitaker JW1925 450g stable rug
£120 – www.johnwhitaker.com
This rug features horizontal quilting, adjustable chest straps, double D-ring surcingles and a tail guard. The inner fibre is made from 100% polyester, while the navy outer shell is 100% nylon. The rug is available in sizes 5’3″ to 6’9″.
8. Regal full neck 425g jacquard stable rug
£94.50 – www.masta.co.uk
The Jacquard Stable Rug is made of twin channel quilted 420 denier polyester fabric, with 425g of thermal filling. It is lined with soft polyester and features anti-rub satin lining at the chest. The rug features shoulder gussets, twin buckle front fastening, low cross surcingles and a tail flap for extra movement. It is available in navy in sizes 4’6″ to 7’3″.
9. Horseware Rambo stable plus with vari-layer 450G
£165 – www.horseware.com
This layered rug has increased fibre-fill across the key areas that wrap closely around the horse to keep them warm. It is breathable, has a durable 1,000 denier ripstop polyester outer with thermobonded fibre-fill and microfiber lining. It comes with V-front closures, a wipe clean tail cord, detachable neck cover, tail flap and cross surcingles. The rug has a 450g fill and is compatible with Horseware’s liner system. It is available in sizes 5’6″ to 7’3″ in navy with navy and white trim.
10. Premier Equine stable buster 450 with neck cover
£139.99 – www.premierequine.co.uk
This rug features a 1,000 denier nylon outer with a 450g filling. It come in sizes 5’6” to 7’3” in black with red/beige trim and navy with tan/navy trim.
(Article source: Horse and Hound)