Cavallo was founded in Bad Oeynhausen, Germany in 1978 as a riding boots manufacturer. Shortly after, Cavallo became one of the market leaders in riding boots and is today one of the most prominent brands in the international equestrian sport. Today, the product range in addition to riding boots includes also chaps, boots and shoes. In national and international equestrian sports, Cavallos products are widely used and have a renowned reputation amongst riders. Cavallo is the outfitter of the "German Olympics Committee for riding" (DOKR) for 30 years and equips the German national teams in this function.