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  1. My feet go numb all the time when I ride. I also...

    My feet go numb all the time when I ride. I also have a bad right knee that gives me fits and makes posting and jumping difficult. I bought the MDC ultimates and they have made all the difference. ...
  2. He is adorable!

    He is adorable!
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    I hate winter. So with work and not having...

    I hate winter. So with work and not having access to an indoor ring my goal is to ride Sat and Sun focusing on long and low hacks on Sat and working on basic dressage on Sunday. When the winter...
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    What we had to do with the horse with ulcers is...

    What we had to do with the horse with ulcers is the following:
    24/7 turn out
    free choice good quality hay
    eliminated grain

    At meal time he gets the following:
    TC30 (ration balancer)
    2cups of...
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    SPF10 thanks for the ag email. I have seen the...

    SPF10 thanks for the ag email. I have seen the forage report and we have bought hay from some of the farms on that list. We have not always been happy, or have had large differences in quality from...
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    Thanks for the feedback, and please keep it...

    Thanks for the feedback, and please keep it coming. We have thought about the auction but Monday at 10am is not the best time for either of us, and we would like to establish a relationship with a...
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    Source for hay in Maryland

    So we are going to be in need of good quality hay this winter, looking primarily for a timothy or timothy mix in small square bales. We are in Carroll county but are also convenient to eastern...
  8. Poll: not at feeding time....

    But after he is tacked up and being led to the outdoor ring he pees, EVERY SINGLE TIME! I laugh and it gives me time to put my gloves on.
  9. I need margaritas. But my case of wine from...

    I need margaritas. But my case of wine from Naked Wines will tide me over until I get a new blender! The horse is awesome but family is taking up all my time. Dad has been in the hospital 3 times...
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    I would guess body sore. Is he quiet enough to...

    I would guess body sore. Is he quiet enough to get on and just let him walk and encourage stretching? Lounging isn't the easiest exercise for out of shape horses.
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    love it! My boy is named Old Fashioned because...

    love it! My boy is named Old Fashioned because he is a big boned old style TB. And all my horses have alcoholic themed names......now he would probably just be called Big Red!
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    We need an update! Love to live vicariously...

    We need an update! Love to live vicariously through other COTHers since I have my own OTTB and don't have time or the place for a second one.
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    paddock boots-durable and wide!

    I currently have a pair of Ariats that are falling apart and I am in search of a new pair of paddock boots.

    I need something that runs wide, or comes in wide, or is available in smaller mens sizes...
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    So our horses are out 24/7 despite the dew/rain...

    So our horses are out 24/7 despite the dew/rain etc. Last year my horses feet were cracking and peeling despite using keratex. I pulled his shoes last fall and was hoping to maintain him barefoot. ...
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    How creative! I agree that I wouldn't put my...

    How creative! I agree that I wouldn't put my horse in it, even though he would probably load!
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    you could make an inexpensive cover out of a...

    you could make an inexpensive cover out of a pillowcase. This would not be difficult, and if you dont have a sewing machine you could use the fuse tape (you take it together and then iron the seam,...
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    I love the Kensington Naturals, they work great...

    I love the Kensington Naturals, they work great for my TB. The stiffer spine down the back of the boot that helps prevent them from sliding down really works.
  18. I was originally thinking Get out of the way hot...

    I was originally thinking Get out of the way hot pink.....but I could go with your suggestions Thames Pirate. LOL.

    I'm an ammie who is way past caring what people think about me so was wondering...
  19. Thanks highflyer. That is what I needed. We will...

    Thanks highflyer. That is what I needed. We will only be doing unrecognized for the foreseeable future so I should be ok!
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    After having always ridden in traditional stubben...

    After having always ridden in traditional stubben stirrups, my bad joints had finally caught up with me. Last year my trainer suggested I get a jointed stirrup. After finding a steal of a deal on...
  21. so as a neophyte what is considered a...

    so as a neophyte what is considered a conservative color? Light, dark, pastels?
  22. So this may not be what you want to hear but this...

    So this may not be what you want to hear but this is our story. OTTB came off the track with a history of giving his all and then quitting down the backstretch. Underweight and in a growth spirt. ...
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    So this summer I'm going to beat it into my head...

    So this summer I'm going to beat it into my head that I have to ride two days a week before work (I'm a nurse manager and never know when I can leave work). I'm hoping that I can fit a day in...
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    Do you have a friend state side that can purchase...

    Do you have a friend state side that can purchase and ship to you? Just a suggestion.
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    This is the girth I bought last year and it is...

    This is the girth I bought last year and it is fantastic for the price. I wish I would have ordered a size longer for my horse that likes to hold his breath but it is really nice and when he exhales...
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