Get your horse show-ring ready with these items.
Tote It All
You can’t be without a grooming bag when you’re at a horse show or, even worse, carrying around multiple groom totes because you can’t find one big enough. This large tote ($54.99; classicequine.com) has plenty of room for all your must-have grooming supplies, and has multiple mesh pockets on the front and side that give you even more room to carry necessities like water or your cell phone. The padded shoulder strap is adjustable and easy to carry back and forth as you make the trek from arena to the stalls.
1. Sheen and Sleek
This is a must for every groom bag. ShowSheen is known for detangling manes and tails while giving hair a radiant shine. $22.89; absorbine.com.
2. No-Rinse Bath
This shampoo rids your horse’s coat, mane, and tail of stains and dirt without having to get him wet. Simply spray and wipe with a towel or cloth. $15.95; shapleys.net.
3. Diamond Shine
Have your horse’s coat shining bright like a diamond. With bristles made of a mixture of horsehair, this is a great finishing brush that promotes extra shine. $24.95; smartpak.com.