When it comes to your horses comfort, and more specifically to his back, you want nothing but the very best. Whatever discipline or form of horse riding you practice half pads are an essential part of equipment that provide comfort for you as well as for your horse. To help you chose for this very important purchase we have selected only brands with a worldwide reputation that provide products for the greatest international riders in all equestrian disciplines. Thanks to the 5-layer system the Kentucky half pad absorbs shocks and diminishes the pressure caused by the saddle and the rider on the horses back. The Anatomic Half Pad is composed in successive layers of an absorb fabric, a memory foam, a shock absorbing gel, then again a memory foam and another absorb fabric. The outside lining is made of micro-fibre with ventilation holes enabling the pads to be fast drying anti-slip .