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Shires StormBreaker 1200D 200G Turnout Blanket

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Shires StormBreaker 1200D 200G Turnout Blanket

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Product Summary:

Shires StormBreaker 1200D 200 gram Turnout Sheet

Constructed of 1200 Denier RipStop ShireTex!  Advanced breathable, waterproof fabric that is tough and durable. With a specifically formulated hydrophillic coating designed to attract excess sweat and moisture. Taped seams provide a leak-proof blanket.

Features:

  • Deep shoulder gussets
  • Adjustable chest clips and buckles
  • Wither relief padding
  • Large pleated tail flap
  • Cross surcingles
  • Taped seams
  • Leg straps
  • Machine washable
Item Specifications:
Color:
Black with Burgundy/White Trim
 
Material:
1200 D ShireTex
 
Fill:
200 grams 
 

Fitting Your Horse’s Blanket

The fit of your blanket is extremely important to the comfort of your horse. An improperly fitted blanket can cause rubbing and slippage. Stand your horse as square as possible, measure from the center of chest around side of the body to the point of the horse's rump just before the tail. If you horse ends up measuring between sizes always round up to the next size to ensure full coverage.

Caring For Your Horse’s Blanket

Washing Instructions – Remove excess dirt from your blanket with a brush and hose. Machine wash with cold water on Gentle cycle with mild detergent. Air Dry or Machine Dry/No Heat.

Horses Turned Outside without Shelter - Turnout Sheet and Blanket materials are waterproof and designed to keep your horse dry, however if your horse is turned out in a field without a run in shed or shelter during prolonged rain or heavy downpours your horse may still get wet especially in the neck and tail areas.

 

When using a blanket or sheet it is critical to monitor the fluctuating climate and temperatures even with a blanket that is waterproof and breathable. The wicking properties of a breathable blanket are designed to wick away normal body heat, when a blanket is too heavy the heat and moisture cannot be wicked away fast enough causing your horse to sweat. The temperature and the length of your horse’s coat will determine what weight of blanket you should use. For this reason, most people who choose to blanket horses have several articles of horse clothing that offer varying levels of warmth.  When selecting a blanket ensure to take into account your horse’s behavior, environment or other horses that may be turned out with your horse. The lower the denier number the less strength the material has. 420 Denier and 600 Denier are not recommended for horses that bite, chew or rub on blankets or for horses turned out with a companion or in a group.  Always ensure your horse’s blanket is properly fitted and all straps are adjusted correctly, if a blanket is too tight or too loose, straps may break and material may tear.  For younger horses or horses turned out with a companion or in groups, it is recommended to purchase 1200 Denier or 1680 Denier material as these are stronger materials and are less likely to tear.  Certain types of fencing such as barbwire or foreign objects such as nails will easily tear any blanket no matter what the denier, always inspect the area in which your horse is kept to remove any nails or jagged fencing that may cause damage.  There are no horse blankets that are guaranteed to not rip or tear.  
Downloadable Resources
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Style Item Number Model Number UPC
57 E015451 57 93993 BLK/BUR 57 5052797045745
60 E015451 60 93993 BLK/BUR 60 5052797045752
63 E015451 63 93993 BLK/BUR 63 5052797045769
66 E015451 66 93993 BLK/BUR 66 5052797045776
69 E015451 69 93993 BLK/BUR 69 5052797045783
72 E015451 72 93993 BLK/BUR 72 5052797045790
75 E015451 75 93993 BLK/BUR 75 5052797045806
78 E015451 78 93993 BLK/BUR 78 5052797045813
81 E015451 81 93993 BLK/BUR 81 5052797045820
84 E015451 84 93993 BLK/BUR 84 5052797045837
87 E015451 87 93993 BLK/BUR 87 5052797045844

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