The EA Mattes Correction Quilted Half Pad is designed for the utmost in comfort for the horse. With pockets for four removable shims in front and two in the rear, it allows for customization with the ability to fit and compensate for changes in the horse. The streamlined design of the Quilt Correction Pad puts the rider closer to the horse, offering stability, and while still able to take advantage of the correction system. Also, for riders who prefer less pad between themselves and the horse,The Mattes Correction Quilted Half Pad allows the closer feel they are looking for. Designed with a quilted heavy cotton top and backed with a light flannel. Mattes pads are machine washable in cold water. Do not use chlorine bleach. Reshape and air dry, or fluff in the dryer on air cycle only, no heat. Do not dry completely. Remove and lay flat to finish drying.