It’s Equi-est Summer of Horse Safety tips number 11!
When you’re going out hacking in hot weather it can be tempting to wear lightweight shoes, but this is never a good idea! No matter how warm it is, it’s really important you wear appropriate footwear. Boots should be sturdy with an approximately 1/2 inch heel so that they don’t easily slip through the stirrups.
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