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    Gosh - its so dang hot here, horses in work start...

    Gosh - its so dang hot here, horses in work start getting clipped late August early October - and yes, that means you have to clip several times - as the coat is still in full "growing" swing. (I...
  2. Why is this allowed? 13 dismal finishes in 21 weeks.

    For sale on Finger Lake's Finest -

    "Mom Proof, 2007 16.2 h chestnut gelding"



    But - that new home (at a $500 price) has not been found - so "Mom Proof" is back running.....October 20th - ...
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    Why would a 2 or 3 year old cost more than...

    Why would a 2 or 3 year old cost more than breeding? Breeding you have a stud fee, vet bills, vet bills and more vet bills. Mare care for 11 months, followed by young horse care for 2-3 years.
    ...
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    I have to say - I have a granddaughter of...

    I have to say - I have a granddaughter of Mellanie's Chocklate Confetti and I get ENDLESS compliments on her. Every single day someone stops me to say how "pretty" she is, or what a good looking...
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    I do think there is something to "colic weather"....

    I do think there is something to "colic weather". Now that I am at a BIG barn - I really noticed the number of incidents go up when the weather starts to fluctuate.

    What do *I* to try to lessen...
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    FYI - I have ordered things from different...

    FYI - I have ordered things from different vendors and had things appear that they had not been shipped - stuck at the "initiation" phase - but then they magically appeared at my house shortly there...
  7. No pharmaceutical company would EVER say that...

    No pharmaceutical company would EVER say that they approve of using a product past the expiration date. None.

    Now - my mother is a pharmacist. She will often say "go ahead, use ____ even though...
  8. I really dislike this blow hard, and the fact...

    I really dislike this blow hard, and the fact that I have to share this country with people who "follow" him. :(
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    I am glad I don't have any friends that are...

    I am glad I don't have any friends that are conspiracy theory wackos. Really, not a single one... I just can't tolerate idiots.

    So - this is the first I have heard of any Ebola conspiracies! But...
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    I agree, a fascinating and quick read. Read this...

    I agree, a fascinating and quick read. Read this book when I was a teenager.

    And I have to say, at the time I read the book I was an avid eventer going prelim (so a bit of a risk taker), and an...
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    I agree 100% and no way I would use a Dr. Cooks...

    I agree 100% and no way I would use a Dr. Cooks or something like that on a young green horse. With so many pressure points being activated at once - I personally think it would be confusing.

    A...
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    Johnny Cash He is almost like a "religion"...

    Johnny Cash

    He is almost like a "religion" for me. Grew up listening to him. He takes me home. My dad used to sign "a long black veil" as a bed time lullaby! Honestly, Johnny Cash gives me a...
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    Latest Update From Hawley Bennett Eventing on FB....

    Well - here is the latest update from FaceBook. Doesn't exactly sound like this is the "exciting news" Hawley was hoping to share:

    "I was incredibly saddened and shocked by the Paine's recent...
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    Gah - my last hair cut made me want to CRY - and...

    Gah - my last hair cut made me want to CRY - and then when he styled it? Wholly Molly 10X worse :(

    I had grown my hair out for locks of love - grew it an EXRTA long time, because I did NOT want a...
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    I need to do one of those soon. A REAL day OFF ...

    I need to do one of those soon. A REAL day OFF

    I work a "normal" job, 8-5, M-F, add my commute, its 6:25 to 7:00 pm - add riding and taking care of my horse... now my days are 6:25 am to 9:30 pm...
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    I agree rain suits are handy. Although I was...

    I agree rain suits are handy.

    Although I was body clipping in 90 DEGREE weather last weekend :dead: and there is no way I could handle that kind of heat in a rain suit!!

    I just wear something...
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    I do think our personalities affect our riding...

    I do think our personalities affect our riding and horsemanship.

    I am pretty darn laid back - it takes a lot to make me "nervous" or worked up. And this I find translates to my horses - or the...
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    WOW! What a shock! They were always such an...

    WOW! What a shock! They were always such an adorable pair to root for, and fun to watch.

    Count me as another that had no idea that Ginny was owned by someone else.
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    Everyone has their own methods - and each horse...

    Everyone has their own methods - and each horse will require adjustments to that. But this is how *I* usually handling starting:

    First - a set of reins attached to the side rings of a regular ol'...
  20. :yes::yes::yes::yes: Hahahah the thriller...

    :yes::yes::yes::yes:

    Hahahah the thriller flash mobs are one of my favorite things about Halloween in Santa Cruz!

    One year it was a troop of theater worthy Wizard of Oz costumes - complete with...
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    I have "Normal" business hours - 8 am to 5 pm. ...

    I have "Normal" business hours - 8 am to 5 pm.

    Add my commute? I leave the house at 6:25 am and get home at 7:00 pm (or to the barn at 7:10).
  22. I would recommend NOT getting this horse and...

    I would recommend NOT getting this horse and trying to house it with your current set up.

    Winter will be here soon - I am not sure what part of the country you are in, but that will mean snow or...
  23. Hum..... interesting... "juvenilization" ...

    Hum..... interesting... "juvenilization"

    Personally, I like to HAVE FUN, and besides Thanksgiving dinner with the family, Halloween is the ONLY "holiday" I celebrate!

    I love dressing up - and...
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    Well that explains why they haven't had...

    Well that explains why they haven't had additional deaths or injuries at Del Mar...
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    Here are the questions I would ask to help make...

    Here are the questions I would ask to help make the decision.



    Is this a permanent situation? Will you not be asked to move with the Military etc? Can you count on the facility, and these low...
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