Understanding Hocks…

Understanding hocks… Your bogs v your bone spavins. “Spavin” comes from a root word meaning swelling. In simple terms, a bog spavin is a soft puffiness or swelling at the front of the hock, while a bone spavin is a solid bony enlargement on either side of the hock, often caused by arthritis. Lameness and…

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Introducing the Absolute Wrap

It’s a busy time at Cryochaps with yet another product launch! This time it’s the Absolute Wrap. All the same awesome cooling, compression and malleability but now covering three key areas: Pasterns Hocks Knees Customer feedback is key to product development and we have so many requests for Cryochaps to cover different areas of the legs.…

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Introducing the K2f

All the same awesome cooling, compression and malleability of The Original however…They will stay frozen for longer! At Cryochaps we are lucky to have such loyal customers, and you have been asking us for a solution to help keep your Cryochaps frozen when out competing. So we have developed the K2F. Wider gel compartments house…

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Interesting fact!

We can see from our sales that half of our customers only ice the front legs. However when we ride we are constantly asking our horses to engage the hindquarters which can put extra strain on the back legs. Circle work in particular has been associated with increasing the load onto the hindquarters, so if…

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Hind leg flexion in jumping

Our horses are amazing. Have you ever looked closely at your horse’s hind legs when jumping? Check out our video here and see how those hind legs flex and take the strain on take-off, it’s incredible. It’s important to look after those legs with the cooling and compression of Cryochaps. With a quad set you…

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