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Colorful Cotton Leads w/ Chain

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Amish made cotton leads. Made in the USA. Chrome plated snap and clamp. Comes with 24" chain.
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Measures 1/2" x 6'. Comes with 24" chain.
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Special Features Amish made in USA; comes with 24" chain
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    Colorful Cotton Leads w/ Chain is rated 3.3 out of 5 by 30.
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor quality Poor quality lead rope. I ordered this to only use once in awhile, however the material frayed very quickly and easily. The entire leadrope detached from the chain portion shortly after purchasing. Not worth buying.
    Date published: 2019-07-10
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this lead! I have the black/pink version of this lead and it has lasted quite a few years so I decided to buy another for my gelding. I love the chain, it's durable and doesn't get rusty. I also love the soft lead itself. Highly recommend
    Date published: 2018-05-30
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Looks cheap I just received this lead and am very disappointed. Much smaller than pictured and very short. Diameter of rope is half the size of a normal cotton lead, will be sending it back. Waste of money.
    Date published: 2018-05-19
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great quality Slips through the halter easily. Great quality and value
    Date published: 2017-12-12
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Too short to be useful This lead was too short and small to be useful. It looked like it was intended for a small child and pony. I also prefer the rope to have more thickness ron have more to hold onto.
    Date published: 2017-11-22
    Rated 1 out of 5 by from Too much downsizing can be bad I know tiny houses, compact cars and fun size candy bars are popular but tiny, weak chain lead ropes do not mix well with horses. I should have read the reviews before purchasing. Anyway, you can use this on your chihuahuas, American Girl model horse or toddlers and it will not be overkill or injure them. This product is suitable for a horse that melts at the sight of chain lead rope. If you need a good one move on to a different product.
    Date published: 2017-09-19
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not for horses If you need a chain shank for a frisky horse who spooks or rears up, this product won't do. The rope is too short. Maybe okay for a pony but not a horse. Also, the rope itself should be more substantial. It probably won't break but it feels like holding string. Okay for smaller animals but not a horse. I thought about keeping the chain and putting a better rope on it. the chain is fine.
    Date published: 2017-07-07
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Makes it easy. Just grab and go. Bought to handle my young horse shenanigans at shows. No more losing chain.
    Date published: 2017-05-04
    Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great lead rope. Just wish it was longer! Great everyday lead rope. I like how it has color options. I wish it was longer and also thicker and heavier.
    Date published: 2017-04-24
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Happy, happy, happy Well put together and the chain is just the right length to fit around my draft cross horses' nose.
    Date published: 2016-09-30
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