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    Welcome to everyone new and howdy to the old......

    Welcome to everyone new and howdy to the old... It has been a while since my last post. Just been busy with DD's camp schedule and my work schedule and yes I have been riding. I average now about 2...
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    I got a used Custom saddle and needed it fit to...

    I got a used Custom saddle and needed it fit to my horse. Our regular saddle fitter said to use their fitter first and see if the tree needed to be adjusted. She did not have the machine to do it....
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    I have a Prince and the Pea type now. Previously,...

    I have a Prince and the Pea type now. Previously, I had TBs and my beautiful French jump saddle fit them all. No back soreness or hocks and great attitude. Switch to Mr Trakehner and well if the...
  4. Try Carol Seaman Outfoxed Farm in Goshen, NY.......

    Try Carol Seaman Outfoxed Farm in Goshen, NY.... She does a great job with her students..
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    I have a L'Apogee that does not fit my horse but...

    I have a L'Apogee that does not fit my horse but I switched to dressage and bought a used Custom Saddlery saddle. I might also suggest a Black Country. The riding position is not the only thing that...
  6. A friend of mine events with a Fairfax. with...

    A friend of mine events with a Fairfax. with removable knee blocks. The flap is a bit straighter and works well for her...
  7. I am learning contact also. Thank god my horse is...

    I am learning contact also. Thank god my horse is a saint. It is not easy and is not learned in one ay. The basics are so important. I would seek a trainer who is not teaching dressage per se but...
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    I love the older schoolmaster. Meri is our second...

    I love the older schoolmaster. Meri is our second one and I would not trade him for the world. He is still sound to jump 3' at the now age of 19. So press on. They have a lot to teach us.
    Why does...
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    Headley Brittania was not big either.. My horse...

    Headley Brittania was not big either.. My horse is barely 16 hands and he did
    Intermediate with a Pro in his younger years...
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    Dewey- You guys look great! Boy, I wish I had the...

    Dewey- You guys look great! Boy, I wish I had the nerve to do that.. :-) great job
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    PF.. that is my daughter singing. The beat is...

    PF.. that is my daughter singing. The beat is right for the canter and it keeps her breathing. Most beginners get exhausted because they hold their breath.

    I wish I had 2 computers side by side...
  12. Thread: Saddle Shopping

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    I would look at Black Country. They are not as...

    I would look at Black Country. They are not as pricey as some of the others and can make certain adjustments based on you. Love the serge panels too!
  13. Thread: Bit Gurus Needed

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    We are using a Nathe Loose ring ( Bit of...

    We are using a Nathe Loose ring ( Bit of Britain). It has the dog bone shape so it leaves more room for the tongue. Our horse is very sensitive in the mouth and this bit he actually likes.
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    I had to share. I hope it comes through,... ...

    I had to share. I hope it comes through,...

    This is DD cantering Meri

    https://onedrive.live.com/?cid=5e334bfe14e33d92&id=5E334BFE14E33D92%21795&ithint=video,.mp4&authkey=!ALU29E0VGRsZ3kY

    He...
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    I am not a trainer nor a BIGEQ rider but it...

    I am not a trainer nor a BIGEQ rider but it appears to me that ALL equine disciplines have there problems of over use.
    When I got my first true schoolmaster at the tender age of 16 people said he is...
  16. Thread: Saddle Shopping

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    I would check out saddles made for eventers. They...

    I would check out saddles made for eventers. They tend to have a more forward flap then the standard CC... If you like the french saddles I would try L'Apogee,I love mine.
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    Hi everyone, Sorry I have been absent, I will...

    Hi everyone,
    Sorry I have been absent, I will send a note from my Mommy! I have been very busy with work and end of school stuff with my DD....
    Our BIG news, both my DD and I cantered Meri off the...
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    They made the jumper courses look like an...

    They made the jumper courses look like an equitation round. Just simply amazing...
    God speed Sapphire....
  19. My horse is very sensitive, all over! We actually...

    My horse is very sensitive, all over! We actually got an older Custom Saddlery saddle and he actually likes it...I would also look at Black Country.. They were said to have been a good fit for him...
  20. Thread: Cozmic One?

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    Thanks for the picture... just added him to my...

    Thanks for the picture... just added him to my virtual stable...
  21. Lauren Nethery is in Lexington and markets all...

    Lauren Nethery is in Lexington and markets all kinds of horses
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    I am not a breeder but I am interested in this...

    I am not a breeder but I am interested in this subject.. I have a question.... Why are Wbs not breeds? They are registries... You can mix a multitude of different horses and register it with multiple...
  23. Thread: Cozmic One?

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    I am surprised he is in New York! I wish him lots...

    I am surprised he is in New York! I wish him lots of luck....
    Thanks for the update...
  24. Denny Emerson shows pictures of himself all the...

    Denny Emerson shows pictures of himself all the time with legs swining back and looking down etc from years back. He states he still took the time and effort (with the help of Jack Le Goffe(sp) and...
  25. The way I see it, is that the judges pin it and...

    The way I see it, is that the judges pin it and every little kid who sees them ride thinks that is how it is done. No one is teaching the basics any more.
    If people want to see lots of pictures of...
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