The Chronicle of the Horse
MagazineNewsHorse SportsHorse CareCOTH StoreVoicesThe Chronicle UntackedDirectoriesMarketplaceDates & Results
 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: McVillesMom

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.13 seconds.

  1. Replies
    95
    Views
    6,289

    While I agree that it's not the best picture (and...

    While I agree that it's not the best picture (and the first thing I noticed, like lep, was the horse's form) the fact remains that we all make mistakes. Should people (and horses) have to pay for...
  2. Replies
    5
    Views
    226

    I had a lot of trouble when I was riding in a...

    I had a lot of trouble when I was riding in a saddle with a wider twist. Not sure what type of saddle you are looking for or what might fit your horse, so hard to make specific suggestions.
  3. Replies
    21
    Views
    881

    Another vote for Trophy Hunters, also Horze Grand...

    Another vote for Trophy Hunters, also Horze Grand Prix.
  4. I have an Armpocket that I put mine in when I...

    I have an Armpocket that I put mine in when I don't have pockets. The strap is long enough I can put it around the top of my calf in addition to my upper arm. www.armpocket.com
  5. My opinion is that joint supplements are intended...

    My opinion is that joint supplements are intended to be chondroprotective and therefore most effective when given as prevention. If you wait until the horse is showing signs of joint problems, you...
  6. Replies
    46
    Views
    802

    I start elderberry as soon as I start to feel...

    I start elderberry as soon as I start to feel like something might be coming on - as long as I remember to do that, it usually keeps me from really getting sick.
  7. Replies
    15
    Views
    523

    I don't think anyone has mentioned this, but you...

    I don't think anyone has mentioned this, but you might think about trying a French link. Many TBs have a pretty low palate and object to the single joint.
  8. Replies
    138
    Views
    2,910

    Baby powder, baby oil, anything with that...

    Baby powder, baby oil, anything with that horrible scent. Oh, and babies. LOL
  9. The barn I boarded at in college was mainly a...

    The barn I boarded at in college was mainly a lesson barn, small kids to teenagers. One of the girls that rode there (she was probably 10-12 years old at the time) had tacked up her pony but either...
  10. Replies
    18
    Views
    979

    Depends on what fits you, but I'm a big fan of...

    Depends on what fits you, but I'm a big fan of the Horze Grand Prix and they're around $100. I'm curvy, so if you have a different body type you may not like them as much. I also fit well in TS...
  11. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,017

    I have one who was orphaned at hours old -...

    I have one who was orphaned at hours old - suspected uterine artery rupture in his dam. He was bottle fed for the first few days/weeks but pretty quickly switched to a bucket and as soon as he was...
  12. Replies
    2
    Views
    168

    Anniversary vacation suggestions?

    Celebrating our 20th anniversary in June of this year. We're trying to find someplace nice to go...of course this consisted of me Googling "romantic vacations" on my laptop while my husband googled...
  13. ^ What coloredhorse said. I rode in mine a fair...

    ^ What coloredhorse said. I rode in mine a fair bit last winter for this very reason. This year I purchased Muck boot tall riding boots so I could put them on when I left the house and keep them on...
  14. Replies
    127
    Views
    4,602

    When I was a small animal practitioner, my #1...

    When I was a small animal practitioner, my #1 rule for clients was "No colors, no shapes"!
  15. Peanut butter and Miracle Whip sandwiches!

    Peanut butter and Miracle Whip sandwiches!
  16. Replies
    25
    Views
    639

    My mare used to have episodes of gas colic when...

    My mare used to have episodes of gas colic when the weather changed. It was never anything terribly dramatic - we'd find her lying down while everyone else was eating their grain - and Banamine and...
  17. Replies
    5
    Views
    130

    Yep, highly recommend Ohio State. Other options...

    Yep, highly recommend Ohio State. Other options in the area are Dr. Stradley and the folks at Woodland Run. I'm sure you can get a farrier recommendation from OSU as well.
  18. Coveralls. Seriously, they are THE WAY. I'm an...

    Coveralls. Seriously, they are THE WAY. I'm an equine vet and mine have been getting plenty of use this winter, both at appointments and my own barn. I even bought some for my husband for Valentine's...
  19. Replies
    23
    Views
    822

    As long as the pressure is even and you are not...

    As long as the pressure is even and you are not applying too much tension across the flexor tendon in any one location, it doesn't matter which way you wrap.
  20. Replies
    127
    Views
    5,508

    Not really an accomplishment per se, but I got a...

    Not really an accomplishment per se, but I got a new washer today and I am SO EXCITED. My old one was only a couple of years old, but I hated it with the burning passion of a thousand fiery suns. It...
  21. Replies
    14
    Views
    596

    The baby rhino is SO CUTE!!!

    The baby rhino is SO CUTE!!!
  22. I've seen it in multiple places... Toklat doesn't...

    I've seen it in multiple places... Toklat doesn't even have their standard Classics III custom pads on their site, so I don't think it has all their products listed.
  23. Toklat classics III euro dressage pad?

    Wondering if anyone has one, or has seen one. My Google-fu is failing to find any pictures. I have a short-backed youngster that a euro-style pad would suit and am looking at new show pads. I mainly...
  24. Replies
    10
    Views
    506

    I actually put mine on upside down. I don't care...

    I actually put mine on upside down. I don't care for the band either, seems to cut into my head too much so I put that end at the top and the unfinished end around my head. It stays on just as well...
  25. Replies
    28
    Views
    1,446

    ^^ This. Classic Jimmy Wofford fix for this...

    ^^ This. Classic Jimmy Wofford fix for this problem.
Results 1 to 25 of 250
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4