Hand made in the USA! 7/8" thick. The best all-around use saddle pad recommended for trail riding, team penning, cutting, reining and barrel racing. Made with more contoured, conformed fit. Helps improve the improperly fitted saddle. 3x more compression protection than synthetic pads. 4x greater wicking ability. Up to 2000 hours of riding protection. Tested by equine professionals. Dry cleaning sponge comes with pad.