The dark evenings are upon us… that’s stating the obvious. Gone are the days where you would finish work and still have daylight left over to ride your horse. It’s at this time of year where visibility is key, the roads are perilous and everyone seems to think  they are a boy racer. Here at Old Mill Saddlery we believe that visibility is key, after all prevention is better than a cure. Here are some products which will ensure that you will be seen whilst out hacking during the winter months; they are so good they may even be life saving.


For You


Equisafety Polite Winter Aspey Jacket 

Be both safe and stylish in the EquiSafety Polite Winter Aspey Jacket. Innovative and thoughtful design means that the Aspey Jacket boasts a number of vital safety features. A pull down safety triangle has been inbuilt into the back of the jacket, it reads ‘Polite. Slow Down’; when finished simply roll back into the collar of the jacket. Handy large hidden pockets and a concealed zip money pocket. The Aspey jacket is 100% waterproof and breathable and has Taped seams.


Harry Hall HI VIZ Women’s Breeches 

The Harry Hall Hi Viz Women’s Breeches have full leg reflective panels and reflective prints on both the front and the back. The reflective capabilities of these breeches mean they are perfect for wearing when out hacking. They are easy to pull on and so they are perfect for everyday use.



For your Horse


Horseware Rambo Reflective Night Rider

The Horseware Rambo Reflective Night Rider rug is ideal for use out hacking or when you need to be seen. The innovative fabric design offers 360 visibility even in low visibility and harsh weather conditions as well as being both waterproof and breathable.  Features a detachable neck cover for your convince.



Horze Reflective Brushing Boots

The Horze Neoprene Tendon Boots offer a high visibility feature and have wide reflective stripes. They offer the horse good, secure protection. Ideal for use when hacking or when riding in low light. We think these boots should be in every tack room!



Horseware Amigo Reflective Competition Sheet

The Horseware Amigo Reflective Competition Sheet provides both horse and rider with safety when you need it whilst out hacking or during general exercise. It features a contoured shape with elasticated front and top closure for freedom of movement. Reflective strips and piping on front, rear and tail flap to give 360 degree visibility. Essential for all weather hacking.


For your Dog


Rambo Reflective Dog Rug

The Horseware Rambo Reflective Dog Rug boasts  fluorescent capabilities  for extra safety with 100g fill.Waterproof and breathable.Features an updated new adjustable neck closure, leg arch for freedom of movement and elasticated surcingle for a snug fit.


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