Mainatvet now from Kruuse
As of June 1st Kruuse are pleased to announce a new an exclusive global partnership with Mainatvet. This small and unique company offer a range of post-operative garments that can be used for post abdominal surgery, post ocular surgery and also post injury/surgery on the forelimb. There is also a unique system to use with our Televet.
Mainatvet is a family business with more than 3 decades of experience in human pressotherapy.
The first part of the range is the post abdominal bands the Kruuse Recovery bandage is a 3 dimensional elastic wrap which ends in a wide foam part covered in Velcro adhesive to TRIHOOK providing an extra strong grip. An interior pocket is lined with a monofilm pad 1cm thick which acts as an air cushion covering the lower abdomen. The system makes is easier for the horse to stand up and gives full protection in case of a violent recovery
This bandage gives maximum and immediate post-operative protection for the first hours after surgery.
Available in 3 foal sizes and 3 standard horse sizes.
As an addition to this part of the range there is also the Kruuse Post Colic Surgery Kit which can be fitted in less than 3 minutes and is the perfect post-operative bandaging system.
The external foam is covered in Velcro adhesive Trihook giving extra strong grip. The internal part is 100% cotton which is breathable and kind to the skin. Due to the nature of the material and elastic ribbon finish this reduces the risk of sores or friction points.
Our colic kit includes an abdominal wrap with a removable pocket which is washable. The mesh pocket allows for the placement of an optional drainage pad to be placed. You are provided with 2 further pockets. There are 3-4 dorsal straps dependent on the size of the kit you purchase and finally a breast strap to secure the system in place.
To complement the above system there is also a Kruuse Equine Scrotum Strap for the male horses. The strap has three adjustment points with the purpose of adjusting the small hollow just in front of the penis to avoid the horse urinating inside the abdominal wrap. Fit the adjustment in the middle just in front of the penis and fasten on the dorsal strap. Available in 3 sizes.
A unique addition which has always proven to be a difficult area to bandage is the Kruuse Frontal Bandage, this is a combination of 3 dimensional elastic Velcro material with large adjustable areas of foam. This bandage is indispensable when covering wounds and cuts in placed that are difficult to bandage. The standard length of the front limb sleeve is 22cm. Available in 3 foal sizes and 3 horse sizes.
Not only can the range provide you with abdominal systems we also have a range of ocular hoods which can be used post operatively or to cover injury’s and damage to the head. There are 4 styles of hood in the range in various sizes. Firstly we have the Kruuse Eye Mask with 1 patch, this mask is held in place with adhesive elastic straps, adjustable to height and contours to avoid window edemas. It is easy to use and the flat patch can be adjusted independently right or left on the mask. Available in two foal sizes and 3 horse sizes.
Secondly we have the Kruuse Full Eye Protector Mask this mask is held in place with adhesive elastic straps, adjustable to height and contours to avoid window edemas. The semi-flexible full eye protector made of 4mm low-density polyethylene can be adjusted without effort right or left on the mask without the need to remove the complete mask. Available in two foal sizes and three horse sizes.
Thirdly we have the Kruuse Full Perforated Eye Protector Mask this mask is held in place with adhesive elastic straps, adjustable to height and contours to avoid window edemas. The semi flexible full eye protector made of 4mm low density polyethylene has 8 perforations to optimize the air circulation. The eye protector is adjusted on the mask left or right side without the need to remove the whole mask. Available in two foal sizes and three horse sizes.
Finally we have the Kruuse Half Eye Protector mask this mask is held in place with adhesive elastic straps, adjustable to height and contours to avoid window edemas. The semi flexible half eye protector made of 4mm low density polyethylene can be adjusted independently right or left on the mask. Available in two foal sizes and three horse sizes.