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For some help with decorating
How To Wrap A Gift
(With Help From Your Furry Friend...)
Do not know author, but love it
We didn't use the word Mutt - we told people "A lot went into his breeding" We didn't know what, but it was a lot :D
I agree with all the people saying elderly is a description of frailty rather than an age.
My first job was as a PT aid working for a company that went to various nursing/convelescent homes
Having lost a horse to a barn fire - Think fire safety when you build
Electrical done professionally, minimal to what you need and in conduit. Do you really need electric every few feet?
Sounds like you have lots of advice. I agree the biggest thing is neat, tidy and clean. Especially for non-horse folk.
If you are looking for a focal point for a barn view, how about a barn...
Two products that are NOT oil based - actually water based
but do a fabulous job are
Straight Arrow Detangler
Carr&Day&Martin Canter Mane and Tail Detangler
Spray on - wait about 5...
Some of the cheap stuff from India and the like are not cow hide and are tanned differently and can stink. You can usually tell these by the uneven stitching, thinner buckles, a sour smell, etc.
DONT stick it in the muck bucket all at once
but water is not going to hurt your harness
the way we have been using for many years now and that was relayed to us by an article from David Freedman...
oops - didn't finish
Tedmans are no longer available and they used to was very desirable
I would contact Marjean at Camptown Harness as she has both had a Tedman and sells harness
bridles go for about $200. and reins for about $100
so take that off the price right off
World Cup Indoor driving.
we have it at the Royal Winter Fair in Canada in the fall and in Harrisburg PA at the Expo I think in February. Sounds like it's done as Darbys down south as well.
the previous post about a shirt for a pit bull had a link to Motley Mutt that had an orange reflective safety vest that looked pretty adjustable
and doing a google on dog orange safety vest came...
I read somewhere that this was filmed as an advertisement for the booming city to encourage more folks to move there or bring their businesses.
They said if you look closely you will see the same...
Couple more comments from past version of same discussion elsewhere...
Most horses poop near the trailer or in the first or last 1/4 mile of the ride. Not hard at all to pick up near trailer and...
Chick's Saddlery who has hooked up with Horse.com
you have to look for quality over price but you can get some good stuff
best of luck looking
You can use the paint you got without Primer
rust-bond primer is a different kettle of fish
it literally bonds the metal with the rust and forms a new layer
MUCH more protective for a metal...
get some of that rust-bond "paint"
and do that first
scrap off old flakey paint and steel wool smooth
then paint with the rust bond - it goes on white or blue and turns black as it...
The leather on the shafts is easily re-done
you can purchase a pre-cut "kit" from Witmers Coach Shop in PA
I know they have vinyl and I believe they have leather
If I was doing it I'd go with...
Yes we use the gullet strap
our trainer likes using them - so we do
I bought the official buckle on gullet strap and did not like it
we just had a small strap made with a loop at each end
Check with the Piedmont club
you can find their contact on the ADS webpage
Mary Alice Matheson comes to mind though don't know if she has a lesson horse
Doesn't help any when we tell people coming near our horses in the barn or on the trail - "Careful, he could bite or kick" to keep them away.
Builds a mental picture the may be starting to come...
She can do a basic design - not complex and one color for about $10
so on a $30 jacket we would take home $20
I know we would make more charging more - but would enough people PAY for it to...
Our group got given about 50 black denim - high quality jackets
button front - not lined
they have a large space on the back for embroidery and we have someone who does professional machine...
I know Marjean at Camptown Harness has synthetic buckle nose halters
don't know if she has leather but Im sure she can get it
most Amish will modify a regular leather into a buckle nose but then...
I will throw another couple thoughts into the mix
What is your ultimate goal with this horse - to give him a job and exercise that has control
If you plan on taking this horse out into the...