I've been a Lewis Boot user for 15 years and typically only boot the front feet. I can do the fronts in less than 5 min. so never saw it as a drawback. Think they give the dog the most protection of any of the boots out there. Only thing better is a dog that will run through sand burs without boots.
I had one named Sis that could run through the.. My friend with the red setters has one names Beckett that is really good in them. His last point was in a burr field. This is Beckett.
Quail hunting is like walking into, and out of a beautiful painting all day long. Gene Hill