Caribu - Euro 270gsm Hooded Mesh Horse Rug

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Caribu's Euro-Breeze 270gsm Fly Air Mesh Attached Hood Combo Horse Rug is a revolutionary lightweight summer alternative.

This custom made air mesh offers superior UV and insect protection, but still allows plenty of breeze to pass through the fabric and across your horse, keeping the horse cooler.

The hood is permanently attached directly to the horse rug. The convenience of a Combo, but with the extra protection of a hood*, enclosed ears and a hood poll strap - all in one. Our hood poll strap is an added feature to reduce the risk of the hood moving. We do allow extra length in the necks so that the horse can graze freely when their head is down.

Also featuring Removable ears - the ears are attached & bound in such a way, that if you prefer to use the hood permanently without ears - they can be cut off down low and the ear hole will still remain bound and prevent fraying.

With a generous drop, tent tail flap and belly surcingles this horse rug has been made with the Australian climate and horses in mind.

Many find that the Euro-Breeze is a very good alternative to Flag rugs, offering many of the same benefits - but with a much more durable fabric that performs like a traditional mesh or ripstop horse rug from a strength perspective. Euro-mesh is our mid-weight air mesh if you have a horse that is hard on rugs you may want to consider our heavy 410gsm Enduro mesh rugs.

Our Euro-Breeze 270gsm Attached Hood Combo Standard Horse Rug Features:

• Made from 270GSM soft polyester mesh fabric

• Not recommended for itchy horses - see our 410gsm range.

• UV stabilized rating of 85%+ percent protection

• Generous drop

• Tent tail flap - mare friendly

• Belly surcingles

• Gussets at shoulders for freedom of movement

• Reinforced dual chest straps with stainless buckles for extra security

• Rump darts, for a snug fit

• Adjustable/removable leg straps

• Fleece padding to protect the wither

• Internal lining in the chest to help alleviate rubbing

• Night reflectors (we are introducing reflectors on all incoming stock. We may still have some sizes and colours that do not have them)


Caribu EuroMesh 270gsm Hood Features:

• Internal lining in the mane strip to help alleviate rubbing

• 3 x Strong neck straps for extra strength and easy removal

• Enclosed Ears- the ears are attached & bound in such a way, that if you prefer to use the hood without ears - they can be removed

• Hood Poll strap to help reduce hood movement

• Extra length in the neck to allow full range of movement


Binding Colours: We rotate our binding colours often. Binding colours can vary from those shown in the images as new stock comes and goes. Please let us know if you have a preference at checkout and we can try to accommodate but this is not always possible. Contact us if you have any concerns before ordering.


Hood Size

4'6-4'9 Pony Size Hood

5'0-5'3 Pony Size Hood

5'6-6'3 Cob Size Hood

6'0-6'9 Full Size hood

7'0 XL Full Size hood

6'0 is available with either a Cob or Full-size hood attached. Generally, we only recommend a COB size hood with a 6'0 rug which fits 90% of horses. Only order a Full Size hood if you are 100% sure. A Full size hood is a large hood and generally only used on larger TB's & Warmbloods.