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  1. Nah - the Latin wouldnt have ben written that way...

    Nah - the Latin wouldnt have ben written that way - the verb is always at the end of the sentence. I would suggest "Meus homo pudentus est" which, if i recall my latin correctly, is basically that...
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    Hugs through the ether! I know where you are...

    Hugs through the ether! I know where you are comng from and have watched our herd dynamics change when we had to sadly let one of our herd go (>30 years old). It was so sweet having my young one...
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    I dont like being rushed at by dogs regardless of...

    I dont like being rushed at by dogs regardless of whether I have (up to 4) with me or not. I dont panic or have a hissy-fit about it - it isnt worth the bother to be frank. A dangerous dog, IMO, is...
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    Aussie = Aussie Shepherd nothing else Aussie...

    Aussie = Aussie Shepherd nothing else
    Aussie Cattle Dog = Kelpie (normally black)

    Down here - you either like BCs OR Heelers/Kelpies :) I run BCs, my nephew in Aussie runs a Blue Heeler and a...
  5. D-FA for Dogs!! I highly recommend these -and my...

    D-FA for Dogs!! I highly recommend these -and my older BC (5 years) has 3 of them. What I like about them is the fit and that they buckle up around the chest differently than most.

    I also like...
  6. To be frank, I wouldnt event notice - but then I...

    To be frank, I wouldnt event notice - but then I am "mum" to 2 BCs :) - one who has the "strong eye" that makes most people I train with worried - tho' I dont know why :) . As another poster put it,...
  7. No not now that we live in the country. Yes,...

    No not now that we live in the country. Yes, when I lived in town - despite that my cats have always had a large territory including a walkway to a good hill (300m above sea level) beind me.

    Why...
  8. And, from a Kiwi, you must also remember that the...

    And, from a Kiwi, you must also remember that the Aussies and Kiwis (who also took horses to war) shot their own horses that survived so that they wouldnt fall into the hands of the natives and be...
  9. Horse = red Hanno mare "HI Mum How are you...

    Horse = red Hanno mare

    "HI Mum
    How are you doing? All well? Right, then, I have some points I would like to discuss.

    1) Can we just hang? Sometime? You know, like bring a book, sit in the...
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    IF I had to, I could probably give up future...

    IF I had to, I could probably give up future horses but not m heart horse who is only 12 - even if I didnt ride her again (which would be very difficult for me).

    What would I do? Exactly what I...
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    Well I thought it was good :) - we do need to get...

    Well I thought it was good :) - we do need to get over ourselves a little. Horses will always be used to sell as will "sex". Same as fast sports cars etc. No, it was not really my scene but the...
  12. I really dont see how this is news. Piggott -...

    I really dont see how this is news. Piggott - who did a lot of research on the evolution of the horse - stated that they would be "spotted" etc as in the cave drawings >20 years ago. Nice to see...
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    Have downloaded the apps for Kindle an Nook now...

    Have downloaded the apps for Kindle an Nook now (iBookstore isnt available here due to publisher contracts) and have downloaded HEAPS of books.

    As to mags, I use the ZINIO app and have digital...
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    Oh Dear

    The best laid plans of mice and men as they say.

    I thought that next year I would be (1) trail riding with my older bro with my mares and chewing the fat and (2) calling my flat mate to pick us...
  15. Yes I did and absolutely loved it! If by...

    Yes I did and absolutely loved it! If by "racism" you meant the native American getting one over the "white man" then you are right :) but you had to sit through the whole movie to see the movie in...
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    For a real techno-phobe who has been given a IPAD...

    For a real techno-phobe who has been given a IPAD for work - are these compatible with IPAD (using Ibooks which it came loaded with) or do I need to download a different app?
  17. I would believe it - given that my BC bitch is my...

    I would believe it - given that my BC bitch is my "your blood pressure is dropping" dog (completley self trained - the pack sleeping behaviour is changing so alert the alpha bitch) and my mare "I'm...
  18. My 1st x Hanno mare would be a strong eyed border...

    My 1st x Hanno mare would be a strong eyed border collie bitch .... oh yes, just like my strong eye border collie bitch (BC fanatics will know exactly what I mean :)). And, my strong eye BC bitch...
  19. What tickled me pink with my ride yesterday was...

    What tickled me pink with my ride yesterday was his signature levade for when he thought he had done good - strange thing to like, I know. But it is so safe and he used to be able to hold it for a...
  20. In praise of our older horses AGAIN

    I was encouraged to post this by the thread on Forever Homes. My old guy has been in our family since he was 7 years old when my sister bought him. She died, I inherited him and he is now 27 years...
  21. My mare periodically does this. It is annoying...

    My mare periodically does this. It is annoying but I just walk her down. ALL day if need be- although it has rarely been more than an hour. This is usually when, like now (our winter), we are not...
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    Bridle?? Saddle?? Leg wraps??? PARDON?? Isnt it...

    Bridle?? Saddle?? Leg wraps??? PARDON?? Isnt it amazing how different the 60s were even between countries in the 60s :)

    I rode bareback with a rope halter - jumping, hacking, to school etc. We...
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    From outside of the USA: Toyota all the way! ...

    From outside of the USA: Toyota all the way! Easy to drive, great over-turn angle, handle well, easy on the fuel, (in diesel) great low end towing and not too bad looking either! I wouldnt touch a...
  24. OP - have you? have you really paid too much?...

    OP - have you? have you really paid too much? ONly you can decide that :)

    A good friend once told me - when I faced the same sort of situation - "if you think he is worth it, well, he is worth...
  25. Army guy - YUM!! Almost up there with Willie...

    Army guy - YUM!! Almost up there with Willie Apiata VC (google the press photos and you will see what I mean :))
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