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  1. Thread: Need thought

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    Personally, unless the situation was ideal I'd...

    Personally, unless the situation was ideal I'd euthanize them. I woke up this morning thinking of a horse I placed. I think of the horses I've euthanized over the years but I agonize over him. The...
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    Glad to know that Dever is now renting mats. ...

    Glad to know that Dever is now renting mats. When I was there for Nationals last year there was a gal who would rent them for $100. They put them down for me and I called when I left so they could...
  3. I am selling a nice low level dressage horse for...

    I am selling a nice low level dressage horse for a client. Get a call from a lady after her current trainer saw ad. Daughter is disabled and will be riding. Come and try said horse. He is a...
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    I only keep up to 3 years of back issues now. ...

    I only keep up to 3 years of back issues now. Those are something really hard for me to get rid of.
  5. I will still try and help people out; it is just...

    I will still try and help people out; it is just my nature. I too feel that in the end they got something and I generally got a headache. The last time I was told "we paid you for everything you...
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    I had a horse for sale. I mentioned said horse...

    I had a horse for sale. I mentioned said horse to all my horse related service providers: vet, farrier etc. One of the people I mentioned the horse to. Sent a picture of said horse to someone...
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    I have liability insurance. I am the only...

    I have liability insurance. I am the only trainer at the barn to do so. My insurance is through Equisure. The quote I just got for my renewal starts at around $700 for 0-12 students and gross...
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    I told BoA to quit shutting my card down. They...

    I told BoA to quit shutting my card down. They are out of control. I purchased something at midnight a few weeks ago and they refused the charge. I was shopping online as I often do. I was told...
  9. Lunging Cavesons Which do you like or add one of your own.

    I would like to purchase a lunging caveson for my 17 hand mare. I've searched the forum and come up with a thread from 2012. From that thread I found these cavesons available:

    From Dressage...
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    [QUOTE=Aven;7624131]She did say number one,...

    [QUOTE=Aven;7624131]She did say number one, repeatedly. Coach threatened to leave if she didn't just do it.
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    In life we are often left with these kinds of situations. If you don't do X I...
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    I like him but, fitting a saddle is going to be...

    I like him but, fitting a saddle is going to be 'interesting'. Very high withers and the girth groove is very forward and he has a short back.
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    Was at a show this weekend. At the indoor warm...

    Was at a show this weekend. At the indoor warm up the ring steward was smoking. Why should I have to ride through second hand smoke?
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    I hope all turns out in the end in this case. I...

    I hope all turns out in the end in this case. I have a horse for sale and let all the service providers; i.e. farrier, vet etc. I know about said horse. One provider sent me a text saying she had...
  14. This, I'm trying to find a home for a student's...

    This, I'm trying to find a home for a student's first horse. Great horse and he is sound. I'm still afraid that he will end up somewhere down the road that won't be a safe place.
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    I haven't read the previous 4 pages but please...

    I haven't read the previous 4 pages but please don't attend. My daughter got married and we had people show up at the church with a young infant and the grandmother. We had no idea they intended to...
  16. I had to add an addendum to my cancellation...

    I had to add an addendum to my cancellation policies that said once scheduled a make-up is considered taken. There will be no re-scheduling of make-ups.

    There are only 24 hours in the day and...
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    I saw a few at Nationals and those stalls were...

    I saw a few at Nationals and those stalls were not cheap. Only the bigger barns seem to use them in my region.
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    I agree with all the above. You more than likely...

    I agree with all the above. You more than likely received a discount and your 'saved' lessons were guaranteed income for the barn. I'd not refund either.

    To put a different spin on this. I have...
  19. Well I just bought a new F250 Super Duty with a 6...

    Well I just bought a new F250 Super Duty with a 6 3/4 foot bed. It came with the set up for a 5th wheel. So I do not think that is very different than a GN.
  20. I purchased one a few years ago and flew back on...

    I purchased one a few years ago and flew back on Continental no problem. I carried it on board. It was in my carryon but stuck out the top.

    I'm the same about stopping in at local tack shops.
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    I'd have yanked her off the pony at the first...

    I'd have yanked her off the pony at the first sign of anger being directed to it. Doesn't happen around me. I had a kid act out right before a show. She was pulled off and told the show was not...
  22. I also have started people on the lunge line. ...

    I also have started people on the lunge line. I've also told them they can't canter and that they do not have enough experience to purchase the horse.
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    Sorry I haven't read all 5 pages but here is my...

    Sorry I haven't read all 5 pages but here is my take on this. I was the Mother of the Bride. Small wedding, small reception venue. The only +ones invited were long term couples. We did not have...
  24. I teach 2 young children that are from Europe. ...

    I teach 2 young children that are from Europe. The parents asked me if they should wear vests. I said if you have them wear them. They have no problem riding in them at all. I actually would like...
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    No, I would not take him in. Horse's are enough...

    No, I would not take him in. Horse's are enough of a drain both financially and emotionally without taking one on that could potentially harm someone. Too many nice horses out there to take one...
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