Keep your feet and boots protected with these Adult "Monkey Nose" Leather Chino Tack Tapaderos. Monkey Nose Leather Tapaderos are widely used by real cowboys on ranches. Tapadero (or tap) is widely used in the southwest. Designed to protect the rider's boots from mesquite and heavy brush. Keep feet warmer in northern climates. Prevents foot from getting caught in stirrup, particularly on childrens' saddles. Built on 1-1/2 iron flat bottom oxbow stirrups.