Manufacturer: McAlister (View all products by McAlister)
Model: 200D Mediumweight Stable Blanket (View all 200D Mediumweight Stable Blanket reviews)
Purchase: I paid $20 for this blanket from Horseloverz.com in late 2009. I bought it for my 16hh Appendix mare to use as a stable blanket and to layer underneath waterproof turnouts when it got very cold.
Likes: The color. That is literally the only thing I liked about it. Very pretty raspberry with baby pink trim.
Dislikes: Everything else. It was poorly constructed, fit poorly, rubbed, etc. It fit just fine around the neck when I first got it (my mare was VERY narrow as she was young, but had a deep barrel, thin neck, and big shoulders), but it stretched out so much around the neck after using it for LESS THAN TWO MONTHS that it gave her a serious pressure sore on her withers and I had to throw it away. I contacted Horseloverz, thinking that it was defective, and they gave me a refund, but since my McAlister turnout stretched out around the neck, too, I'm thinking that McAlister is just an awful brand. It also doesn't breathe very well.
Quality: Very poor. Stretched out, didn't fit.
Summary: DO NOT BUY. Terrible blanket. Stick with Schneider's.
Usefulness Rating: 2.6 out of 5.
5 reader(s) voted.
tough-1 blanket 2100 dennier 400 gr Horsewear
Saratoga Horseworks Endura Pro Stable Sheet Horsewear
Pessoa 1680d Turnout Sheet Horsewear
Centaur Snuggly Turnout 1200 denier, Med Weight Horsewear
Weatherbeeta 1200D Freestyle detachable hood turnout heavyweight Horsewear
Schneiders Storm Shield Contour Collar Euro Extreme 1680 denier Horsewear
Riders Horse clothing supreme turnout sheet Horsewear
Bucas Zebra Buzz Off Horsewear
Mountain horse Stable loafer Horsewear
Weatherbeeta Apex Horsewear
Weatherbeeta Equalizer Freestyle Combo Turnout Horsewear
Turtleneck Premium Horse Clothing Turtleneck Rain Turtle Horsewear
Pessoa Pessoa Midweight Alpine Turnout - Earth Horsewear
Tough-1 Turnout Blanket - LW Horsewear
Big Dee's Country Pride 1200 D stable blanket Horsewear
McAlister 600D Mediumweight Waterproof Turnout Blanket Horsewear
McAlister 200D Mediumweight Stable Blanket Horsewear
SmoothEZ Horsewear Full body Lycra sleazies Horsewear
Weatherbeeta Weatherbeeta Airflow Detach-A-Neck Combo Fly Sheet Horsewear
Shedrow Shedrow 1680d Comfort Neck W/gusset Horsewear