Best Heavyweight Turnout Rugs for Winter 2021

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Best Heavyweight Turnout Rugs for Winter 2021/2022

Updated for winter 2021/2022

Looking for the best heavyweight turnout rugs for your horse this winter? Here we round up a selection of rugs that have at least a 300g fill, while also considering value, quality, cost and fittings.

Depending on the rug manufacturer, you may find sizes differ. Don’t forget to take this into account when purchasing online. Top Tip: Ask friends for their experiences with the particular brand you are considering.

If you are unsure of how to best fit your horse’s rug, watch this short video from the British Horse Society.

 


WeatherBeeta ComFiTec Essential Combo Neck Heavy Grey/Lime

WeatherBeeta ComFiTec Essential Combo Neck Heavy Grey/Lime

A snug rug that will keep your horse warm and covered from ear to tail, from a manufacturer you can trust.

Features:

  • Fitted neck
  • 1200 denier ripstop
  • 360g polyfill
  • Waterproof and breathable (repel shell coating)
  • Polyester lining
  • Shoulder gussets with high pin
  • Double buckle front fastening
  • Low set surcingles
  • Tail flap
  • Adjustable removable leg straps
  • Rip-stop outer

Sizes: 4′ – 7’3

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Where to buy:

VioVet, £98.99 >> Shop now


Bucas Freedom Turnout 300

Bucas Freedom Turnout 300

The Bucas Freedom Turnout offers any horse excellent protection from the elements.

Features:

  • Unique front closure with magnet and secure clip, velcro to cover
  • 600 denier ripstop
  • 300g Thermobonded polyester insulation
  • Waterproof and breathable
  • Attachment for leg straps
  • Low set surcingles
  • Good sized tail flap

Where to buy:

VioVet, £82.00 >> Shop now


 

Gallop Trojan Monarch Heavyweight 350g Combo Neck Turnout Rug

Gallop Trojan Monarch Heavyweight 350g Combo Neck Turnout Rug

Renowned for quality and an affordable price, Gallop rugs are becoming a popular choice for hor many horse owners each year.

Features: 

  • 350g fill
  • 600 denier ripstop
  • Double buck front closure
  • Pleated shoulder gussets
  • combo neck to help prevent rugging
  • Nylon lining
  • Crown print design
  • Subtle branding

Sizes 5’6 – 7′

Where to buy:

Equus.co.uk, £80 >> Shop now


 

Shires Tempest Original Heavyweight 300g Combo Neck Turnout Rug

Shires Tempest Original Heavyweight 300g Combo Neck Turnout Rug

An innovative rug with a 300g fill and a warmth boosting thermal liner.

Features:

  • 300g fill
  • 600 denier ripstop
  • ShireTex Advanced Fibre Technology
  • Warmth boosting thermal liner
  • Twin double buckle front closure
  • Low set surcingles
  • Fillet strap
  • Tail flap

Sizes 4′ – 7’3

Where to buy:

Equus.co.uk, £79 >> Shop now

Go Outdoors, £81 >> Shop now


Horze Avalanche Winter 300g Turnout Rug

Horze Avalanche Winter 300g Turnout Rug

A high cut neck alternative to no kneck or a full neck turnout.

Features:

  • 1200D polyester square ripstop outer
  • 300g fill
  • Waterproof, breathable and windproof
  • Detachable elastic leg straps
  • Large tail flap
  • High set shoulder gussets
  • Twin buckle front fastening

Sizes 5ft 6 – 7ft3

Where to buy:

Derby House, £139 >> Shop now

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