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  1. Thread: Trail Tack

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    I deal more with heat than wet. My mare over...

    I deal more with heat than wet. My mare over heated last year in an Air Flex or whatever it is by Weaver and an Impact Gel pad. Now I will only use mohair and a plain wool pad.

    We ride some in...
  2. Thread: Trail Tack

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    I beg to differ on being practical or not. I...

    I beg to differ on being practical or not. I trail ride a lot, and this girth is very durable. Fits great on the horse and I have put a lot of miles on the cinch in the last year and a half.

    It...
  3. Thread: Trail Tack

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    I love my mohair cinch or alpaca is lovely too. ...

    I love my mohair cinch or alpaca is lovely too. Classic Equine has one of the best mohair cinches on the market, double layered, soft and good hardware.

    1 1/2 years ago I ordered a custom mohair...
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    I think hitting a drafty type gelding with the...

    I think hitting a drafty type gelding with the stick on the face causing both eyes to swell shut is abuse. I get tapping even hard behind the ear on the neck but on the face directly on their eyes,...
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    I agree. Nice mare. Honestly, this girl will...

    I agree. Nice mare.

    Honestly, this girl will not last at your barn. Take the high road but keep the barn manager apprised if she is too nasty.
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    Is there a thumbs down? After seeing him in...

    Is there a thumbs down? After seeing him in person abusing people's horses, I wouldn't even use his methods.
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    Mine get 1/4 of a cup ground once a day. Seems...

    Mine get 1/4 of a cup ground once a day. Seems to be plenty looking at their coats and feet.
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    I think it great you love the saddle and it fits...

    I think it great you love the saddle and it fits the horse. If you like riding in jeans, look at Smooth Stride jeans. Search on Facebook or Google. They are really comfortable for a riding jeans and...
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    This is great info. Long story and I have posted...

    This is great info. Long story and I have posted on it before, but I had a lovely wade type saddle made for my mare. Fit her perfectly, did not fit me at all. I fought with it for over 6 months and...
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    Do you have any chinks? I wear chinks a lot,...

    Do you have any chinks? I wear chinks a lot, especially in a slippery saddle. Could you have a suede seat Put on? That is also something a saddler can do.

    Bucking rolls are easy to put on. Buy...
  11. I just dealt with a nasty abscess in December. No...

    I just dealt with a nasty abscess in December. No lameness until the leg blew up, then went down and then really blew up again a few days later. Mare is really stoic so didn't show anything early. My...
  12. I would look at barrel saddles for the wither...

    I would look at barrel saddles for the wither clearance. If you see any Courts, try them. They fit big shouldered horses well and some fit extremely wide like my horses. There are used ones very...
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    He is nicely bred on top. Probably a versatile...

    He is nicely bred on top. Probably a versatile guy. Can't remember much on the bottom side.

    My mare is appendix from her dam too. Tb mare was bred to Freckles Chek, that resulting mare bred to...
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    Ok I went and lookedup Fireball Illusion on the...

    Ok I went and lookedup Fireball Illusion on the AQHA website and pulled the pedigree. Your horse IS registered AQHA appendix and so was his dam registered AQHA appendix.

    So yes, your horse is an...
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    What is his registration number, does it have an...

    What is his registration number, does it have an X in front of it? Does his dam? If he does not then he isn't appendix.
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    My mare is registered AQHA appendix but the tb is...

    My mare is registered AQHA appendix but the tb is a couple generations back. She is actually 75% foundation qh. If I had bred her, her foals would also be appendix unless they accumulated AQHA points...
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    Today I went on a trail ride. My sis in law's...

    Today I went on a trail ride. My sis in law's Nike App said exactly 6 miles. My Fitbit said 6.5. I figured it was pretty darn close. My sis in laws horse was super lazy and slow and this was my...
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    I have been using a Fitbit for years. Some are...

    I have been using a Fitbit for years. Some are more accurate than others. I replaced my first FB original with a Zip but it was brand new technology and not very accurate. I ended up with the One...
  19. My mare's mane is so thick and long I can't stand...

    My mare's mane is so thick and long I can't stand trying to get a bridle on with all that hair. I let it go for several months this winter, but I got my little clippers out and trimmed a bridle path....
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    This is what a qh was bred to do. Run a race,...

    This is what a qh was bred to do. Run a race, chase a cow, carry us whatever discipline we want to pursue and then put a child on.

    Somehow qh breeding changed to accommodate an "ideal" but not an...
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    This is what I like. Behind the verticals a...

    This is what I like. Behind the verticals a couple of times, but he rider pushed him forward. The horse is looking where he is going, will stretch down...

    Very cool.
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    Good point. And by the way, the palomino Reiner...

    Good point. And by the way, the palomino Reiner was a really nice horse. It is one that could go lots of directions. Not as downhill either.

    I am just not a WP person, it looks painful to me. I...
  23. It is a 6 cyl diesel in this new model. My big...

    It is a 6 cyl diesel in this new model. My big Dodge is still a diesel 6 cyclinder, but with really big pistons. LOL.
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    I had the brake controller fail this summer....

    I had the brake controller fail this summer. Stopped by a Les Schwab and had it looked. At. The box would then work intermittently. I just had it replaced. I am not risking my horses and my rig for...
  25. I do love my 2009 Dodge 3/4 ton with the manual...

    I do love my 2009 Dodge 3/4 ton with the manual transmission. It's the bigger diesel 6.7. Can't say it's economical but it's a towing machine. I tow a gooseneck 3h and we tow a 30ft 5th wheel travel...
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