These saddle covers are economical and have a lot to offer for all outdoor riders. They will keep your saddle dry while waiting poor weather and keep off grit and dust. Generally help keep your saddle in better condition. They are designed with the stirrups out the bottom so that you can ride with them in bad weather. They are compact enough to roll up behind your saddle seat, even with a coat, or stuff in a saddle bag. The cover stuffs into the horn section as a handy pouch.