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    Healthy Hair Care? Something like that anyway. ...

    Healthy Hair Care? Something like that anyway. Comes in a concentrated form and you you add water. And it's pink.
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    I was so sad to hear this. I had the biggest...

    I was so sad to hear this. I had the biggest crush on him over the years. And like others, "Murphy's Romance" is a favorite. Tall, dark, handsome, funny, self-deprecating. He seemed to be the...
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    I've found three horses through dreamhorse.com by...

    I've found three horses through dreamhorse.com by doing a search for ranch horses. I bought them sight unseen, based on videos and emails. In my experience a horse that's done actual ranch work has...
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    I have a black tri Aussie female, and we named...

    I have a black tri Aussie female, and we named her Pippa. She's feisty, funny, and a real "pip", as my dad would say.
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    I'd put it all in. Just be sure to add the part...

    I'd put it all in. Just be sure to add the part about her tendency to take advantage, and say she's not for a beginner or a child because she'd do just that. The other things you listed speak...
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    You assumed all the risk in this situation. It...

    You assumed all the risk in this situation. It could have (and still might) ended really badly for the horse and for you. You got lucky. They were impatient and dumped the horse. Their loss. ...
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    I'm 62 and just bought a 6 year old gelding to...

    I'm 62 and just bought a 6 year old gelding to add to my little herd of three. If he goes as long as some of my others have, I'll be in my 80's. As others have said, if I can't ride I'll learn to...
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    I used a TENS unit on my tennis elbow, and it...

    I used a TENS unit on my tennis elbow, and it made a huge difference. However, the only thing that made it go away completely was hiring someone to do my stalls. And selling a couple of horses. ...
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    I live in the west, and when I hear someone call...

    I live in the west, and when I hear someone call them CHaps (which rarely happens here, btw) it's like fingernails on chalkboard to my ears.
  10. Made me laugh out loud. Where can I buy one?

    Made me laugh out loud. Where can I buy one?
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    Too cute! Love the hot pink.

    Too cute! Love the hot pink.
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    They're called an off billet, and you can get...

    They're called an off billet, and you can get them at Schneider's tack online, or Rod's Western online, pretty much any supplier of western tack. I personally don't like the nylon straps, at all,...
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    I have a Ram 3/4 ton diesel truck, 2007 version,...

    I have a Ram 3/4 ton diesel truck, 2007 version, and have put 80,000 miles on it so far. I cannot tell you how much I have loved this truck. LOVE it. I haven't had a single problem with it. I...
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    I did in college. No tandem jumping for me, did...

    I did in college. No tandem jumping for me, did it the old fashioned way. I jumped three times with a static line, then two where I pulled the cord myself. And I never went again. It was a hoot,...
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    My emergency contact for my horses is my trainer....

    My emergency contact for my horses is my trainer. My horses are at home, and she lives 30 minutes from me, but knows my horses, my wishes, and my vets.
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    When I bought this house I switched the range...

    When I bought this house I switched the range from electric to to a dual fuel range with gas burners and an electric oven. I LOVE cooking with gas. And I don't really cook that much anymore, but...
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    I just paid $40/day for three horses, fed hay...

    I just paid $40/day for three horses, fed hay twice daily, they're out 24/7. It was a 17 year old high school rodeo fellow who lives on the next street. I valued his experienced eye to notice if...
  18. My dad died a year ago at 90. He was a B-17...

    My dad died a year ago at 90. He was a B-17 pilot, did 26 bombing missions from England to Germany. He was shot down over occupied France, and made it out alive thanks to the French Resistance. He...
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    I always give cash. But when my daughter...

    I always give cash. But when my daughter graduated from high school a good friend of mine gave her a tool box with all sorts of screw drivers, pliers, nails and fasteners, duct tape, measuring tape,...
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    Ask yourself this: if you pass on horse #1 will...

    Ask yourself this: if you pass on horse #1 will you regret it? Miss her? Kick yourself?

    If you answer yes, then buy the horse. A horse is ultimately worth what you're willing to pay. And they...
  21. Thread: Colonoscopy?

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    Just has my second one and again, it was no big...

    Just has my second one and again, it was no big deal. Prep was miserable, but it was worth it to get a clean bill of health. Propofol was great. My dr. came by with Oreo cookies when I was done,...
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    I love milk. I gave it up in December, however,...

    I love milk. I gave it up in December, however, at my allergist's recommendation because of congestion issues. My sinuses cleared and I lost 15 pounds since then without changing one other thing. ...
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    My last one was a trip to Hawaii in 2006. I've...

    My last one was a trip to Hawaii in 2006. I've gone out of town for horse shows, but I don't count them as vacations...too stressful. I'm happy at home, to be honest. I trail ride in gorgeous...
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    Ditto on the hydraulic jack. Worth every penny!

    Ditto on the hydraulic jack. Worth every penny!
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    On the advice of someone on this board I bought a...

    On the advice of someone on this board I bought a "hook up helper" when I got my new gn trailer, and it makes hitching up much easier than when I was hitching my bp trailer. I always do it alone,...
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