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HAPPY FEET CLEAN CUT Your customers can welcome their guests in true equestrian style with this elegant huntthemed rug by Capitol Earth Rugs — a detailed oval, braided rug with a bold border, hand-stenciled by famed equestrian artist, Harry W. Smith. All Earth Rugs are made from 100-percent natural Jute fber, harvested from the bamboo-like Jute plant. The rich colors and authentic designs crafted by Earth Rugs' artists are rooted in American tradition. Plus, they're eco-friendly and biodegradable. MSRP: $19.99. (800) 562-1885; earthrugs.com Help your customers make light of hairy work with Wahl's new Motion Lithium Ion Clipper. This clipper has an innovative, slim design and is extremely lightweight, quiet and without vibration — yet defnitely packs a punch with up to 5,500 strokes per minute. With a removable scissor-grip handle that ofers ultimate control and stability, as well as a variety of grips, this clipper is super-safe and easy to handle. And with this clipper, Wahl is introducing its new "trafc light system" — an LED multi-level battery capacity display that indicates the clipper's charge status. MSRP: $279.95. (815) 625-6525; wahl.com HIGH-TECH HOOFCARE After its exciting acquisition of RidersRasp, Weaver Leather is ofering three hot new products to keep horses' hooves happy and healthy. With the Original RidersRasp, users can safely and efectively round their horses' hooves to retain and prolong balance between trims. This tool has an ergonomic design that fts all hand sizes, and the rasps are replaceable. The RaspNGo ofers horse owners, vets and farriers a conventional fat rasp with an ergonomic handle that can be held with one hand. And Honey Hooves, a hoof conditioner made of organic beeswax, Australian tea tree oil and pine tar, treats and protects problem areas. MSRP: Original RidesRasp: $39.95; RaspNGo: $44.95; Honey Hooves: $11.95. (800) 932-8371; weaverleather.com FALL 2013 Western & English Today 13