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    If the mane is thin and wispy, I would be...

    If the mane is thin and wispy, I would be inclined to do yarn and also lay an extra piece in the middle so each of the three braiding threads has a piece of yarn to help keep the braid even down the...
  2. We don't need any Santa Claus judges. Judges who...

    We don't need any Santa Claus judges. Judges who give good remarks, yes. But inflated scores, never. In my lifetime, I've already seen the creep upwards of "good" scores. I remember when above a...
  3. Thread: Lame?

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    lame

    I would absolutely agree with this. She's lame in both front and I would suspect that she will be much more active when she doesn't hurt so much. Pass.
  4. Try also a consult with a neurologist. they seem...

    Try also a consult with a neurologist. they seem to have some of the best knowledge of how to trick the brain to deal with the nerve. Also the B vitamins are critical to helping Nerve heal. ...
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    fitter in mass

    Eric Siegel, Siegel Saddlery
    Amazing work on repairs, tree replacement etc.
    978-249-2526
  6. Too many variables to make a prediction. IF she...

    Too many variables to make a prediction. IF she is shod really well and on time and if you have the right footing and if you do the right things with her, could be nothing or could be something. ...
  7. dandruff

    50% listerine original kind and 50 % water. scrub in with a dandy brush, leave for an hour, rinse. repeat as needed.

    If it's super severe, wash with a dandruff shampoo first then do the...
  8. van

    No fun over ruts is an understatement. I loved my big cargo van for packing and camping in overnight for a show but it was horrible for traction. It was a constant worry; would I be able to pull in...
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    falls

    Try riding as a guest of a prestigious hunt, your lovely OTTB in the first flight, jumping everything through 4'6". At the hunt breakfast after listen to the huntmaster telling everyone how glad he...
  10. manners

    +another 1.

    you can use any method you want but you MUST be consistent in every aspect with a horse that has been done later in life. I agree that you should check ulcers and reproductive. ...
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    Next time you are in the vets, may I suggest you...

    Next time you are in the vets, may I suggest you have a chip placed in him? In CT there are many rescue groups that might think he is feral or lost and re-home him accidentally unless he is chipped....
  12. For starter fitness, 13 minutes is too long. We...

    For starter fitness, 13 minutes is too long. We are no longer the three day mode of eventing so fitness rules have changed.

    I would keep equipment non colorful (and more functional for other ...
  13. I am a cat lover but I am also allergic to cats. ...

    I am a cat lover but I am also allergic to cats. While I may wash my own cats weekly so I can live with them, I doubt that the library washes their cat. I for one would say it needs to go. Cat...
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    I also have not read the whole thread. I had...

    I also have not read the whole thread. I had border collies, sister has aussies. Border collies are much much more work. They need a job 6-8 hours a day. If you can't provide that, they are not...
  15. hay rack solutions

    Try a trash barrel filled with sand bags and then a muck tub placed inside on the top of it for a "hay rack" you can customize it to the exact height and it makes it easy for horse to eat when they...
  16. one hour travel each way. I may have a barn at...

    one hour travel each way. I may have a barn at home but i don't have the other facilities. Daughter has to do the 2 hour commute from the city and then drive the additional hour, ride and then the...
  17. Close your eyes when you go through a grid. You...

    Close your eyes when you go through a grid. You need to learn to FEEL the jump not see the jump. So, look with your eyes through the turn then close your eyes and feel. Place your hands pressed...
  18. The advantage of living in CT is you have all the...

    The advantage of living in CT is you have all the neighboring states. One place to talk to is Cotner. Technically they are PA but they are just over the NJ line off 78. I recommend having a...
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    My floor guy said polyurethane, polyurethane and...

    My floor guy said polyurethane, polyurethane and more polyurethane. One trick he suggested was doing high gloss, that way you are more aware when it is getting to be thin and possibly the wood be...
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    Love UPS, Fedex is worthless and USPS depends. ...

    Love UPS, Fedex is worthless and USPS depends.

    Fedex driver got stuck driving off my driveway to the point that Fedex had to repair the driveway and next to the driveway. Since then, the Fedex...
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    Waterford is a series of bubbles that are linked...

    Waterford is a series of bubbles that are linked together. It makes for a semi rigid/soft bit inside the mouth and makes it hard for a horse to "grab." LIke all bits, it's finding the right one for...
  22. bracelet

    totally understand the convenience of a bracelet. I know that the few EMR's that I've spoken with prefer the armband but I understand sometimes it is more comfortable to wear the bracelet. I hope...
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    Obviously, more training will always change the...

    Obviously, more training will always change the current picture, but what you describe is the kind of situation that a hackamore/bit combination bit works well while you are working on the issues....
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    This has been around for a long time (70's a&...

    This has been around for a long time (70's a& 80's), along with black shoe polish on the points of greys, fake dapple markings, and vaseline on all the muzzles and eyes. It's just more noticeable...
  25. Angela Erickson

    Angela Erickson
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