- Preferred by NCHA Champion Faron Hightower and AQHA Champion Benny Guitron. An ideal light weight, close profile protective boot for the show ring and for training. Double hook-and-loop straps provide a secure method to keep boots on your horse. Tough leather splint pad with a shock absorbing nitrate inner lining provides splint protection. New and improved sizing for an optimal fit and increased performance. Sold as pair for front.