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  1. Thread: Hot Seat

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    It doesn't sound like you have a hot seat as your...

    It doesn't sound like you have a hot seat as your speed "is not unintentional". Rotational falls can happen well below 1.10M and an overly gappy distance, flat jump & maxing out your horse's stride...
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    You could try the anti-chafing cream that runners...

    You could try the anti-chafing cream that runners use. A local sporting goods store should have it. You could also try wrapping the area with a piece of latex bandage, which your local tack store...
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    You could look at cutting grain and adding...

    You could look at cutting grain and adding calories back in the form of soaked alfalfa cubes. The calcium in alfalfa helps manage stomach acid & the increased volume/time spent eating will reduce...
  4. Thread: Theraplate

    by GaMare
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    Looked into this before starting my horse on...

    Looked into this before starting my horse on theraplate.

    Found the equine research a bit limited but was impressed by results of similar therapy in people. One study I saw showed an...
  5. I've been at Falcon Ridge in Woodstock, GA for...

    I've been at Falcon Ridge in Woodstock, GA for abt 10 yrs now and have been really pleased with Sharon Enteen's program. Have watched our barn girls go from short stirrup into Big Eq and Jr Jumpers...
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    Seconding findeight, I expect there are a lot of...

    Seconding findeight, I expect there are a lot of qualified ponies at the two AA's for lease and/or sale. Get your trainer working on it.
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    I've had great luck using these girth socks to...

    I've had great luck using these girth socks to protect girth rubs while they heal. They're light weight enough to wash & dry quickly and fit over all the girths I have.
    ...
  8. All the schools on your list are solid...

    All the schools on your list are solid academically but are very different campus environments. You really need to start by visiting and maybe staying overnight in the dorms to see where you'll be...
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    Devon uses points from 15 horse shows for the...

    Devon uses points from 15 horse shows for the "qualifying: hunter & jumper divisions. That's still more than I show but its nice to see some sort of cap in place!
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    It's July 12

    It's July 12
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    A 6 year old clone of my guy please!

    A 6 year old clone of my guy please!
  12. My AWB mare was pretty snarky when I got her. ...

    My AWB mare was pretty snarky when I got her. For her it wasn't just getting rid of the causes of pain, but also have to eliminate the fear & anticipation of it. She was very girthy, from previous...
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    If you have Geoff Teall be aware that he frowns...

    If you have Geoff Teall be aware that he frowns on petting your horse & feeding treats, among other things.

    I'd suggest Ron Zohar. I always finish his clinics a more confident rider than I...
  14. I was taught that you always pin your number on...

    I was taught that you always pin your number on the side of the gate manager as a courtesy.
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    Also, make sure you take your daughter's...

    Also, make sure you take your daughter's age/competition status into account as you handle the finances. If she's over 18 and is paid as part of the sale of a horse she doesn't own, you might be...
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    Pilates! Core strength is the key for...

    Pilates! Core strength is the key for protecting your back. Stretching & chiro are also important. Riding muscles are very specific and can be too much of a good thing if you get out of balance.
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    Wy Not

    Wy Not
  18. Thread: Atlanta Barns

    by GaMare
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    You can try http://www.falconridgestables.com/ ...

    You can try http://www.falconridgestables.com/ I've been there forever & have been thrilled with the training & care. They've got a good assistant trainer teaching on the weekend & 6:30 & 7pm...
  19. OP- I feel your pain! Right now I'm working...

    OP-

    I feel your pain! Right now I'm working on matching up my first horse with a free leaser because I think she's happier with a person that she doesn't have to share.

    I found a rock star of...
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    I'm guessing the Tryon ad you saw is for the 2015...

    I'm guessing the Tryon ad you saw is for the 2015 CH/AA Jumper Regionals that they are hosting this July 4 weekend.
  21. Thread: Barn Names

    by GaMare
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    Clifford or Ford Redford Erik (the Red)

    Clifford or Ford
    Redford
    Erik (the Red)
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    OP- What do you do when she starts to get stiff...

    OP- What do you do when she starts to get stiff through the neck & suck back? Are you trying to push her forward? Avoiding the temptation to use your hands to change the stiff neck?

    Since...
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    Pilates!!!

    Pilates!!!
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    Simone- for Nina Simone You could use her song...

    Simone- for Nina Simone

    You could use her song or album names for a show name:
    Silk & Soul (my favorite)
    Feelin Good
  25. OP- Since you're in Texas it's time to channel a...

    OP- Since you're in Texas it's time to channel a bit of Southern "Bless Your Heart" sweetness. Go ahead and post the ads. If possible, avoid using the words free lease. If your friend sees the...
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