Scissors & Trimming Tools for Horses

Scissors & Trimming Tools for Horses

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    Our unique selection of trimming and levelling tools will enable you to tidy and trim your horse effectively.

    What are Horse Trimming Tools?

    Horse scissors and trimming tools are used for trimming and tidying stray hairs on horses. Whether you need to neaten or trim the feathers on their legs, cut or shorten tails or want to level and thin out manes, we have a tool for it. If you are interested in learning more about trimming and horse scissors, read our blog about trimming horses for top turn out here.

    What are the best scissors to trim my horse's legs? 

    Our curved Fetlock Scissors have been designed specifically for trimming and tidying the hair around legs and heels. We recommend trimming down the leg towards the floor for a natural finish and also for the safety and comfort of your horse.

    Which scissors and trimming tools are right for my horse? 

    This depends on the breed of your horse and which disciplines you compete in. It is commonplace for most show horses and ponies to be trimmed and tidied for the show ring. Some breed societies (mainly native)do not permit any trimming, so make sure you research which is right for your horse. If you are interested in learning more about how to turn out your horse for a specific discipline, read our blog all about trimming and tidying.

    Why are Smart Grooming scissors and trimming tools best for my horse?

    We have spent many years researching and designing tools for specific uses and needs. Hundreds of hours have been spent refining and optimising our tools so that they are safe and effective for use on horses. Our range of curved safety scissors are a safe option for neatly and effectively trimming around ears, legs and fiddly areas. As horse owners ourselves, it is important that we get this right!

    A photo of the head of a well groomed horse that is plaited and wearing a show bridle