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    I think a security deposit or last months board...

    I think a security deposit or last months board up front is a good business plan for boarding barns. With the amount of threads on just this forum about how to get out of giving 30 days notice I...
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    It has been said but it is worth repeating, he is...

    It has been said but it is worth repeating, he is not a mind reader. If you want something tell him.

    To some people birthdays are not to be forgotten and if you do not make a big deal you must...
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    I doubt you will ever collect the judgement but...

    I doubt you will ever collect the judgement but add me to the group that thinks it is worth going to small claims court for this.

    You most certainly do not have to stay there for the entire period...
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    I think the OP's husband is under stress too and...

    I think the OP's husband is under stress too and his sister is part of the stress. It is not always doable to make family do what you want family to do. It is not a matter of growing a set of...
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    :confused: Is this supposed to mean something?...

    :confused:
    Is this supposed to mean something?
    I assume she comes from an area where all gas is full service so has never actually pumped her own gas.
  6. Something does not have to be illegal to be...

    Something does not have to be illegal to be wrong. And really, how is forgetting to pick up a CD make it OK for someone else to use the same music?
  7. This was my thought exactly.

    This was my thought exactly.
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    I think it is pretty easy for a scammer to scam. ...

    I think it is pretty easy for a scammer to scam. Rita Crundwell had a system and it worked. I do not blame the victim (the city) for not noticing it sooner.
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    I guess in the end it does not matter because...

    I guess in the end it does not matter because people who run a boarding barn but do not provide good care rarely are in business very long.
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    Tractor Trailers have accidents too.

    Tractor Trailers have accidents too.
  11. They will just have to pay you with the magical...

    They will just have to pay you with the magical ferry dust funds that states have to use when the federal government mandates them to do things.

    Oh wait, those are the tax dollars of the citizens....
  12. I do not know the area or the people but my first...

    I do not know the area or the people but my first thought was not 'how horrible are the people who did not call' but that most likely people saw her swinging a kid, like everyone else swings a kid,...
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    I am glad the seller had enough of a sense of...

    I am glad the seller had enough of a sense of humor to not think you had done something to their horse.
  14. Are you using the same builders for your barn as...

    Are you using the same builders for your barn as you did for developing your house? If so I might toss back at them why they did not plan ahead enough and had the driveway paved (I assume it is...
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    Wait, there are breeches that do not show sweat?

    Wait, there are breeches that do not show sweat?
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    I believe the vet has been scheduled. This quote...

    I believe the vet has been scheduled. This quote is from the original post.
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    Most people probably just thought it was sweat,...

    Most people probably just thought it was sweat, no worries there.

    I think one of the big things you have to take away from your schooling show is that when you got back in there and did it,...
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    Remember when using social media it can hurt as...

    Remember when using social media it can hurt as much as it helps. Lots of photos showing what others might see as dangerous activities or sloppy looking turn out with poorly repaired fences is worse...
  19. It is like boarding barns, the answer depends on...

    It is like boarding barns, the answer depends on what you agreed to when you signed on for the job.
    If you took the job knowing your salary was $X and you would likely be required to work 60 hours...
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    I agree that it was probably someone who makes...

    I agree that it was probably someone who makes their living by stealing copper.

    But, you missed my point, which was made clear by your answer.
    A pipe cutting tool is a small simple device that...
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    Glad your horse is doing better now. I think...

    Glad your horse is doing better now.

    I think you have been given good advice on how to deal with him. If all else fails simply say "I have to put Dobbin's needs ahead of my desire to use a friend...
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    She is a nice looking lady so if she is bred I am...

    She is a nice looking lady so if she is bred I am betting no matter who she is bred to it is going to be a nice looking foal.
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    This made me chuckle. The easiest way to cut a...

    This made me chuckle. The easiest way to cut a copper pipe is with a pipe cutter. Not really an overly special tool and easily gotten at any hardware store.


    It is sad that someone who is...
  24. Have you calculated the cost of the extra...

    Have you calculated the cost of the extra insurance you will need to have to see if it is worth keeping them?
  25. This is such a good post it needed to be...

    This is such a good post it needed to be repeated!

    OMFG people get over yourself.

    If you do not want to board at a barn with a certain rule do not board there. Those rules might be the thing...
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