Type: Posts; User: Mardi
Any horses in the US that you like ? There must be one closer to home. The money you save on shipping from Europe could give you a bit more to spend here.
Just a thought ! :)
btw, What a nice...
USEF doesn't pay him, the show organizers do.
If someone witholds his pay,
Then a lawsuit is on the way.
He was hired to judge horses. And he did that.
Too many horses lost.... and a PR nightmare for Del Mar.
and then this...not on the turf, but still another loss. ...
When I asked Who's in charge ? it was not meant as a legal question.
As an owner, I would never want my horse injected with a drug provided by a groom from another barn (as in the case of the FEI...
As for blue tongues (dressage), they're caused by the tongue getting caught between the snaffle and the curb on a double bridle, or poor fitting bits. Once discovered, it's quickly remedied....
And if it were my horse that needed Banamine in order to keep going for 6 weeks on the road, she'd be sent home. My vet would probably fire me as a client if I did anything else.
Ok, let's say they all spoke English.
Why is it ok for a groom to give an IV injection ?
Will he pay the vet bill if something goes wrong ?
A few years ago a well known west coast jumper...
Glad Totilas has made a comeback. So many said we'd never see him again...
No worries, it's over my head. I don't know a business by that name.
There is another part to this that we're overlooking, and IMHO, gives the OP every right to be alarmed.
The OP said the horse felt the effect of the injection within 5 mins, which is fairly...
Despite the stabling ?
Apologies if this has already been answered....
How did USEF learn about the post ? Did someone file a protest ?
Always enjoyed watching the progress Jan made with Rafalca through the years...he really brought her along beautifully.
Now looking forward to watching his career on Rassolini.
Old (former) Del Mar National
You asked if a visit was worth it. In what way ? What are you looking for ? You haven't said why you want to go, besides being in a neighboring town. I guess you want to visit because it's Jan's...
Personally I think we should do PPE's on the BUYERS. :)
Are the breeders who are now coming to Lucky Pulpit also going to use a similar broodmare ?
What were the overall complaints about the class ?
It gets around to the people who matter: barn owner, vet and farrier
Olson's Tack in Seattle
Any update on Rafalca ?
Just curious: what's the average age of a sound equitation horse ? Generally, how old are they when they're at their peak ?
Racehorse are considered older when they're about 5 , reiners last...
Interesting you say this.
A mare I know who leans on fences when in heat DOES have sacrum issues. She leans on her side against the fence and will occasionally kick.