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    You might have a saddle expert assess the leather...

    You might have a saddle expert assess the leather & condition (it's a good idea to check the tree for breakage, hairline cracks, any twisting/warping) - also consider if the mold is coming from...
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    Hook worms - awful smelling feces, difficult to...

    Hook worms - awful smelling feces, difficult to detect unless there is an infestation, needs targeted tx.

    Digestive issues - allergy or IBD or other (physiological) or parasite can all result in...
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    This does seem an apt description: CS made a...

    This does seem an apt description:
    CS made a saddle that was incorrect
    CS accepted the saddle back
    CS received no money/charged no fees
    CS supplied a saddle for client's use at no charge for...
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    Go Air Ride & a box stall & pony will have a...

    Go Air Ride & a box stall & pony will have a great trip :yes:
    Don't forget that some of these are temperature controlled as well.
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    ^ this is why our local pittie/bullie rescues...

    ^ this is why our local pittie/bullie rescues have this in their adoption contracts






    He would be classed as a pittie mix in the local shelter/rescue system :)
    - often breed guesses...
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    It seems to be a somewhat arbitrary fee - I paid...

    It seems to be a somewhat arbitrary fee - I paid County $50 to send me a saddle, if I'd paid the shipping (same company etc) the quote ranged from $160 - $400 (somewhere, USA to nowhere, Canada ;) )...
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    The OP in the vanished thread was inquiring about...

    The OP in the vanished thread was inquiring about whether it would be an interesting audit, which led to the controversial discussion & ...
    Depending why that thread was vanished I suspect the...
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    I must apologize, the title was meant to be...

    I must apologize, the title was meant to be tongue in cheek reference to The Vanished Thread which was about audititing ... if there is no discussion allowed, then how can there can be auditing...
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    I missed the derailment - last I saw of it, there...

    I missed the derailment - last I saw of it, there was some controversy but insufficient grounds for The Vanishing ...

    makes one wonder ... :uhoh:
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    This article is likely worth printing & discussing with your vet (it's an easy read summary & your vet can pull the reference papers)

    1) sucrose permeability test to diagnose gastric ulcers -...
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    No Auditors for the JP Giacomini Clinic

    I guess :lol:
  12. Maybe talk to the company about the fleece &...

    Maybe talk to the company about the fleece & combi bandages
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    Heh, if Custom Saddlery loaned me a demo saddle...

    Heh, if Custom Saddlery loaned me a demo saddle for several months, then adjusted the saddle for my horse, then wanted $50 in shipping, I'd be glad to be so far ahead :yes:
    Have you looked at saddle...
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    Due to the ease of developing ulcers & incidence...

    Due to the ease of developing ulcers & incidence of ulcers in equines, I'd give omeprazole a try (I believe you can still get the $21/tube price mentioned in another recent thread, or try a generic,...
  15. I assume that you only have the 8 stalls & 3 are...

    I assume that you only have the 8 stalls & 3 are reserved for your horses, so you will be doing barn duty regardless: fill the 5 stalls.
    You might offer 1 stall at a possible reduced rate in...
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    Owner needs to pay a professional to put some...

    Owner needs to pay a professional to put some miles on this horse - at the least, you should be paying no lease fee & owner should be responsible for a good portion of the costs associated with this...
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    Write & give a deadline by which you expect to...

    Write & give a deadline by which you expect to have the saddle assessed/serviced, cc the rep & head office & customer service.

    CWD guarantees fit for both horse & rider, I'd not wait more than a...
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    Regardless if this mare has ulcers or other...

    Regardless if this mare has ulcers or other underlying condition, find someone to work with to teach you how to handle this horse when she gets pushy/nasty/bossy (choose your adjective) like this.
    ...
  19. NO! read some of the threads on COTH - if you...

    NO!

    read some of the threads on COTH - if you already own a horse that is diagnosed, that is one thing, but to buy into this :no:

    If you keep the horse at home, & horse was extraordinary, I...
  20. Well the advantage of these saddles is that each...

    Well the advantage of these saddles is that each one is unique ;)
    I have seen one that did fit the owner's personal horse quite nicely & was OK on another school horse (owned by same person) ... but...
  21. Is this the person's first horse purchase? I can...

    Is this the person's first horse purchase?
    I can see where she might feel a lack of confidence upon seeing this in the contract ... maybe just accept a non-refundable deposit & the remainder upon...
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    So glad you checked in!

    So glad you checked in!
  23. Thread: Drunken eventing

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    Heh! I want to read that thread :lol: ...

    Heh! I want to read that thread :lol:



    Please do include festive colored mini-pompoms in her braided mane :yes:

    PS Don't forget to video so we can all watch Monday morning :winkgrin:
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    Exciting update! :D Very glad you have that...

    Exciting update! :D

    Very glad you have that friend - I was going to suggest (insist :o ) you bring your prospective trainer :lol:
    I don't care about the lunging in side reins but would want to...
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    For shoulder room, County is great, Stubbens not...

    For shoulder room, County is great, Stubbens not so much re the longer tree points - not that Stubben can't do a wide shoulder but not so well on a more compact horse.

    IME Wintec M is on the...
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