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  1. Oakwood cleaner and conditioner, hands down....

    Oakwood cleaner and conditioner, hands down. Cleans grimy tack beautifully, and neither product leaves a yucky residue but leaves leather supple and well-conditioned. Never a mold issue.
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    If your horse isn't clipped, you will get a lot...

    If your horse isn't clipped, you will get a lot more use out of a sheet. I would recommend a high or mid-neck (like a Wug) for rain turnout because that helps prevent rain from running inside the...
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    I evented a 14.3hh bright white leopard Appy for...

    I evented a 14.3hh bright white leopard Appy for many years, and was proud to be her person for 27 years. For what she didn't have in stature, she had in heart, and she never met a XC jump she didn't...
  4. I've lessoned with Alex and really think a lot of...

    I've lessoned with Alex and really think a lot of her. I found her to have a very thoughtful, individualized approach, and given the number of horses that she has developed through the levels, she...
  5. I have multiple Toklat Classic III pads in...

    I have multiple Toklat Classic III pads in dressage, AP, and XC configurations. As was mentioned before, the XC is a traditional square pad with a more forward cut to accommodate a forward flap XC...
  6. I have both a Nunn Finer Passage girth and a TSF...

    I have both a Nunn Finer Passage girth and a TSF Shoulder Relief Girth, and much prefer the Nunn Finer. It is well padded, easy to clean, and is just overall better quality....I've had it for several...
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    We have a natural gas Rinnai tankless in our...

    We have a natural gas Rinnai tankless in our house, and it it phenomenal, but our neighbor has an electric (not sure of brand), and he doesn't seem as pleased. We are in TN and it does get pretty...
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    A draft cross can be a wonderful husband horse,...

    A draft cross can be a wonderful husband horse, but like others said, it just depends in the individual horse, and I really think it is like that with any breed or cross.

    My first draft cross was...
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    I've lessoned with her once on my very green...

    I've lessoned with her once on my very green gelding that hasn't competed yet (so pre-BN). Within minutes of watching us go she made some key corrections that (with practice, of course) have made a...
  10. Dear FEI, Quit f***ing with our sport. ...

    Dear FEI,

    Quit f***ing with our sport.

    Thanks,
    Flypony
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    I begged, borrowed, and pleaded for rides for...

    I begged, borrowed, and pleaded for rides for years (non-horsey parents growing up), so once I got my own trailer, there was no looking back. I can't imagine life without a trailer...the ability to...
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    Tami Crawford owns Traveler's Rest, which is a...

    Tami Crawford owns Traveler's Rest, which is a top notch dressage facility. Despite being a 2x Olympic selection trials finalist, Tami is one of the nicest, most down to earth people you'll ever...
  13. Thread: Sidesaddle!

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    Question: In reading this thread, it appears that...

    Question: In reading this thread, it appears that proper position aside includes the right toe pointing downward. Is this important for functionality or balance?

    In the relatively near future...
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    "Ride your horse, not your test"

    "Ride your horse, not your test"
  15. I would suggest a consult with your surgeon. He...

    I would suggest a consult with your surgeon. He may determine that a minor arthroscopic procedure to clean up scar tissue and other debris would be beneficial, if he didn't do that already when he...
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    I'm sitting here looking at a Dover Northwind...

    I'm sitting here looking at a Dover Northwind that is probably at least 10 years old and is still in great condition. I have found them to fit multiple body types very well, and obviously they are...
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    The Toklat Classics III pads are extremely...

    The Toklat Classics III pads are extremely durable, hold their shape beautifully, and look very tailored and smart on the horse. Like another posted, I also have one that is probably 20 years old and...
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    I worked with a Hippotherapy program for several...

    I worked with a Hippotherapy program for several years, and the set up we used for our horses was a vaulting surcingle over a thick western pad with a navajo saddle blanket on top (easy to wash)....
  19. Ford took a leaf-spring out of the newer model...

    Ford took a leaf-spring out of the newer model F250s, so when we got our new truck and hooked up our trailer, it squatted...not terribly, but enough. We had the air bags installed and almost three...
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    Your horse sounds a lot like mine, except he is a...

    Your horse sounds a lot like mine, except he is a draft cross with massive withers. He has two well-fitted saddles (one of them custom), but combine his uphill build, overall shape, and non-existent...
  21. Ecogold Durability Issues? Any Experience with Premier as Alternative?

    Has anyone experienced durability issues with their Ecogold pads? My Secure XC pad has experienced very limited use and meticulous care, but the rubber on the front of the pad began wearing away...
  22. I recently purchased an Antares monoflap dressage...

    I recently purchased an Antares monoflap dressage saddle with the wider DTA panels and LOVE it. This is my second Antares and I have never had a structural issue with one (or any issue). My horse is...
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    Been on COTH almost 13 years and "bully" is a new...

    Been on COTH almost 13 years and "bully" is a new one. Your original comment was very childish and tacky toward JRT owners. Doesn't have anything to do with the dog, only your offensive comment about...
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    I didn't think children under age 13 were allowed...

    I didn't think children under age 13 were allowed to post on COTH
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    I had factory-installed WERM in my 4-Star and it...

    I had factory-installed WERM in my 4-Star and it was the best thing since sliced bread. The gelding I had at the time peed in the trailer every ride (and we were on the road 3-4x/week) and I was not...
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