"The award winning Ovation(R) AP Airform Chafeless Girth is horse and user friendly. Cushioned and textured for air flow, it stays incredibly soft no matter how much use it gets. Can be sponged clean in seconds. Hypo-allergenic. Made with stainless steel roller buckles to extend the use of the girth straps and your hands. Double elastic on one side allow easy full adjustment and reduce pressure as your horse moves."