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    Here's something to further complicate things,...

    Here's something to further complicate things, and I live on the east coast, so it might not work for you, but I'll throw it out there anyway. I had a Pikeur "frock" that I hated, hated. It did not...
  2. This is just plain weird and that horse is a...

    This is just plain weird and that horse is a saint.
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    Walking past the international barn after the...

    Walking past the international barn after the competition was over and seeing all of Michael Jung's family/crew sitting around chatting and admiring ribbons, just like it was a "regular" horse show. ...
  4. I second Libby2563 re the Tuff Rider pants. I...

    I second Libby2563 re the Tuff Rider pants. I had a pair of Romphs and needed a second pair of white breeches. I decided it was crazy to spend a lot of money on the breeches so I went with Tuff...
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    Looks to me like the emphasis of this commercial...

    Looks to me like the emphasis of this commercial is on the Olympics. I know there has been talk of dropping equestrian sports from the Olympic Games, so perhaps they are trying to address that...
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    How does one do a bit check at a show

    Hi All,

    I have volunteered (for the first time) to work at a show. I was expecting to run scores, or something simple and non-threatening like that. Come to find out they have assigned me the...
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    I have one of the Bobby's bridles. It is...

    I have one of the Bobby's bridles. It is beautiful. Bought it from Big Blue Trailer Tack. A word of warning though, the fit is funny. I ordered a full size bridle and it was plenty long for my...
  8. Thread: WEG Water Cooler!

    by oam
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    Hi COTHers, we are in Caen for much of the games....

    Hi COTHers, we are in Caen for much of the games. For anything in the stadium D'Ornano we are in Tribune C blocks 6 & 7. We are the ones waving the big American flag when the US riders show. For...
  9. Totally unsolicited opinion - Bob Wyatt is the...

    Totally unsolicited opinion - Bob Wyatt is the best! We are not travelling with the group but he got tickets for us. I have them in hand. Would totally consider going on his tours in the future. ...
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    Can't wait to see you there!

    Can't wait to see you there!
  11. I'll play this game. I love the following...

    I'll play this game. I love the following freestyle. I love the music (true soundtrack from the movie The Holiday), the horse, and of course, the rider.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7SUZMsFLqY
  12. I actually stopped by and visited the Wabbit and...

    I actually stopped by and visited the Wabbit and Acme yesterday. He proves the old saying that you gain 10 pounds in photos is not always true. I think the camera has taken away about 100 pounds in...
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    This news makes me so sad. Prayers for Elene and...

    This news makes me so sad. Prayers for Elene and her family.
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    I had bad pain in my fingers which felt like...

    I had bad pain in my fingers which felt like being stuck by a million little pins. I was also getting nodules on the joints of my fingers. I started taking liquid glucosamine/chondroitin, evening...
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    I haven't been showing for long, but at my last...

    I haven't been showing for long, but at my last show I got a pretty succinct and funny comment. I ride a little quarter horse that came over from barrel racer land. He carries himself in a natural...
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    Several years ago my vet and his assistant told...

    Several years ago my vet and his assistant told me this story. Neither of them was a spring chicken and both had aches and pains, so they decided that it might be a good idea to try an Adequan...
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    You should try the IRH long oval. I have an oval...

    You should try the IRH long oval. I have an oval head and those are the only helmets that I can wear. I have a model 1062 that I think looks nice and was much more reasonably priced than the...
  18. Thread: USDF Memberships

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    USDF Memberships

    I need a little help understanding what memberships I need to ride in recognized dressage shows. I will not be going for any regional championships, etc. and I understand that I can pay non-member...
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    I was told when I bought my show boots that...

    I was told when I bought my show boots that saddle soap and the like prevent the boots from breathing when your feet sweat. I was told not to use anything that would make them waterproof (which is...
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    I recently saw Allison Springer ride a dressage...

    I recently saw Allison Springer ride a dressage test on her horse Arthur in cream colored breeches and a cream colored saddle pad. They looked stunning and I heard many favorable comments on the...
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    I was in a show recently where it rained almost...

    I was in a show recently where it rained almost the entire time I was on horseback. My white saddle pad had black on it from my saddle, boots and the reins. I looked at it sadly and figured I would...
  22. Thread: GPA vs IRH

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    My children were hunter riders and loved the...

    My children were hunter riders and loved the fancy Charles Owens and GPA helmets. When I was ready to upgrade to a nice helmet for my riding I found that those helmets didn't fit because I have an...
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