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  1. I am going on 10 years with a dual tire...

    I am going on 10 years with a dual tire extra-large "smart cart" style. It has the bicycle tires which are awful in deep snow, as they sink. I love this cart except for those thin tires, and it...
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    PM Sparky on COTH for the Hunter-Eq. answers and...

    PM Sparky on COTH for the Hunter-Eq. answers and call Colts Unlimited (in Wyoming) for the Jumper answers.
  3. Denver Summer Slide Futurity Finals about to...

    Denver Summer Slide Futurity Finals about to start.
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    ChocoMare, re the Hay Huts - I have wondered...

    ChocoMare, re the Hay Huts - I have wondered about horses in a group not seeing a bully coming when their head is totally inside the Hay Hut eating.
  5. Denver Summer Slide webcasting free all week

    The Rocky Mountain Reining Horse Assn Summer Slide starts today and will be webcasting all week free from the Denver Events Center.

    http://new.livestream.com/equinepromo/events/3205776
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  6. Per your description of the horse, maybe it runs...

    Per your description of the horse, maybe it runs out so bad that the curb chain is there to keep the bit from being pulled through the mouth sideways.
  7. Anytime 'fluffy stuff' is used as a footing...

    Anytime 'fluffy stuff' is used as a footing additive (GGT, Air Foot, carpet fiber, etc.) it has to be kept damp-to-wet to remain down in the sand footing and not rise to the surface and float there...
  8. I can completely see a family with children...

    I can completely see a family with children attached to their rental chickens willing to pension an old hen. Whether a chicken is a pet or a farm commodity probably differs with each owner or...
  9. I would guess part of the 'rent' deal is that the...

    I would guess part of the 'rent' deal is that the older non-laying hens get replaced.

    I found the story: http://kdvr.com/2014/07/17/rent-a-chicken-service-helps-build-couples-nest-egg/
  10. Chicken Gurus - here is a neat income idea

    On the news last night in Denver was a story about a couple living out on the Eastern plains(farm country) that hit upon the idea of renting out chickens to city folks (limited number of backyard...
  11. I believe AQHA only has reciprocal agreements...

    I believe AQHA only has reciprocal agreements with APHA (the Paints) and the National Snaffle Bit Association, maybe PHBA (Palominos) . Not that many people in AQHA cross over to USEF rated shows.
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    Torrential rains for the Grand Prix today. ...

    Torrential rains for the Grand Prix today. Don't know who won it, or if they even finished the jump off. Decided to run for my car while my umbrella could withstand the onslaught. Guts or...
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    In watching the National Handy, a couple went...

    In watching the National Handy, a couple went cross-ways on the ramped bank - up, across the top, and down the ~2' retaininng wall bank, basically as a one stride "combination" . One brave rider...
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    Shoot, I got there as they were dragging for the...

    Shoot, I got there as they were dragging for the National Handy. Hope you had nice trips. I was able to watch most of the Intl first round, which was filled with nice horses and riders. This is...
  15. It will help a lot, but once in, owner will not...

    It will help a lot, but once in, owner will not then want to discard, install a proper base, and get better sand footing. The small crumb rubber will keep washed sand from breaking down into dust,...
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    Hunter Derby day tomorrow. I am going.

    Hunter Derby day tomorrow. I am going.
  17. Two cheap ways to help arena footing in Colo: ...

    Two cheap ways to help arena footing in Colo:
    1) Free - If you pick the manure into the corner of the stall regularly, and separately pick up the urine soaked shavings (assuming you are using...
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    My gelding had sheath bug bites during two...

    My gelding had sheath bug bites during two Springs, not so much swelling as itchy - tail almost rubbed out. This spring I started with Farnam Wipe early, in front and behind the sheath, and no...
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    The low humidity and hot sun in Colo make GGT...

    The low humidity and hot sun in Colo make GGT difficult to keep wet enough. It wants to work upwards when sand goes from wet to damp, and that is why they continually roll it, and I believe, why...
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    Not read all comments, but just throwing this...

    Not read all comments, but just throwing this out: Throughout 100 mile endurance races, vets take temp, pulse, respiration recovery times and can pull an over tired horse. Wear and tear on joints...
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    Hope to get by the horse park this afternoon. We...

    Hope to get by the horse park this afternoon.
    We had a great time at the 50 to 1. I would recommend it to anyone wanting a fun diversion movie. Pretty accurate except that my vet was a bit grossed...
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    I have to work tomorrow. Wanted to see the...

    I have to work tomorrow. Wanted to see the Derbies but will have to wait until July 8th. I will PM you my cell phone in case you plan to make the movie.
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    50 to 1 movie group is shaping up for Friday...

    50 to 1 movie group is shaping up for Friday night at 7 pm (tomorrow night).
    My friend, my equine vet, and I will probably find somewhere nearby for a fast dinner first, and anyone else is welcome...
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    FYI - "50 to 1", the movie about Kentucky Derby...

    FYI - "50 to 1", the movie about Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird is playing in Denver this week. One of the two theatres is close (relatively) to the Horse Park. It is on Arapahoe Rd just...
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    Here again is the video of the winner of the...

    Here again is the video of the winner of the first Huntfield AQHA Derby finals. This event was an all-volunteer effort from the wonderful AQHA hunter crowd....
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