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  1. Honestly I never really understand third person...

    Honestly I never really understand third person appeals like this.

    I mean, I get it if it is a horsey COTHer asking for barn recommendations for a newbie or something, but someone who is invested...
  2. My brother lives in Pebble Beach, so naturally...

    My brother lives in Pebble Beach, so naturally when I went out to visit him I took a lesson at the PBEC.

    I rode a grey mare whose name I think was Isabel and instantly clicked with her. She was a...
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    Do they just make the puppies run across and...

    Do they just make the puppies run across and declare whoever it is to be the puppy representing a favorite?

    Because the winning puppy was labeled number 4 and the winning horse ran from post...
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    I second everyone who is telling you to go to the...

    I second everyone who is telling you to go to the Frick. All the real NYers go to the Frick. :) The Guggenheim is also nearby, and it is right on Central Park.

    If you do go to the MET, not...
  5. How do you do this?

    How do you do this?
  6. He is endospink on youtube.

    He is endospink on youtube.
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    I would have difficultly apologizing to a person...

    I would have difficultly apologizing to a person who

    a.) makes comments that my house isn't up to their standards

    b.) shows up unannounced with piles of UNWANTED CRAP for me to additionally...
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    I am reading this thread with interest. I have...

    I am reading this thread with interest.

    I have not yet taken the plunge to purchasing a long sleeve (seriously?) shirt to ...cool down... because that just seems bananas, but, is that really the...
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    ^Agree.

    ^Agree.
  10. I completely agree with your trainer. I spent two...

    I completely agree with your trainer. I spent two years teaching in an area where very few people showed or took regular lessons. ie the majority of people struggled to ride their horse on the bit...
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    Imagine how confident (or not) you would feel in...

    Imagine how confident (or not) you would feel in your purchase if you did not have the "yes" or "no." That is what the 10% is for.

    I have seen soooo many amateurs buy horses that they literally...
  12. The police and your lawyer are telling you not to...

    The police and your lawyer are telling you not to meet with the brother.


    Is there something more I can type into this box to convince you to listen to them? Because let me know what it is and...
  13. I would not break it down into hours. Day...

    I would not break it down into hours.

    Day before or pay full freight.

    Why d*ck around?
    Let them figure out how to schedule their lives like adults.
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    But what is required of her is to pay the...

    But what is required of her is to pay the contract as stipulated, which she can't do.

    So now the ball is in the owner's court to, within the framework of the contract, deal with the situation.

    ...
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    Oh, I see that now, but even so it would be a...

    Oh, I see that now, but even so it would be a COURTESY so say here's an extra month of whatever type of payment. I mean, try to minimize exactly how much you are screwing them, but then be like,...
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    Oh, well that's easy then. Write her a check...

    Oh, well that's easy then.

    Write her a check for 30 days notice on the board bill, and tell her you have to give the horse back, she can keep your $2,000.00, so sorry, feed the horse a final...
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    Why are you presenting a number to the BO? ...

    Why are you presenting a number to the BO?

    Tell the BO what you are looking for, ask if they would be willing to provide that service, and then ask them for a ball park number of how much they...
  18. One more thing to try might be to have your...

    One more thing to try might be to have your trainer come up to you and take the reins from the horse's end, and have him show you the range of rein pressure he goes through when riding your horse....
  19. When I was a junior, a very good riding...

    When I was a junior, a very good riding instructor told me:

    "Riding is like a flow chart. Everybody has to check off the same boxes to get the job done, but the good riders have shorter lines...
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    I don't think you did anything wrong, but on the...

    I don't think you did anything wrong, but on the other hand I don't think you have an affirmative right to stand exactly there with your dogs and watch that horse show.


    If someone else is...
  21. WOW. They couldn't be less professional if...

    WOW.

    They couldn't be less professional if they TRIED.

    Yahoos, much???
  22. I owned the best little Appendix QH for a while...

    I owned the best little Appendix QH for a while who showed up to work EVERY. DAY. and was always willing to lay down his best effort. That horse never once said no or tried to come up with an excuse....
  23. Are you using a lay person's gut-feeling belief...

    Are you using a lay person's gut-feeling belief of what you think not-for-profit law is to analyze this situation on the internet?

    Because you're barking up the wrong tree here.
  24. Who cares about the USEF unless the prizelist...

    Who cares about the USEF unless the prizelist specifically states that the show will run according to USEF rules (thus giving everyone who enters and pays entry fees an expectation that THOSE rules...
  25. #1. Does it say somewhere in this schooling shows...

    #1. Does it say somewhere in this schooling shows prizelist that they will run under USEF rules?

    If it does not say that in the prizelist, the show does not have a leg to stand on.

    #2. The kid...
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