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    After what seems like a very long season, we have...

    After what seems like a very long season, we have four confirmed out of six attempted -

    Harvard x Injoy (Ideal/Gepard/Argentinus)
    Harvard x Dramatic (Donatelli/xx)
    Furst Impression x Skattered...
  2. I have seen people use mirrors or also cigarette...

    I have seen people use mirrors or also cigarette lighters (just make the noise and spark, no flame) to help with expression but I don't know if these things are "legal" or accepted... we have the...
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    We had one! We took him to NC State at about 16...

    We had one! We took him to NC State at about 16 hours old and he was there for 10 days - came home happy and healthy. Definitely worth the university referral. He is a wonderful, big and healthy,...
  4. Our first foal was born March 2, 2013 - a...

    Our first foal was born March 2, 2013 - a chestnut filly by Sir Gregory out of our wonderful Injoy (Ideal/Argentinus/Gepard). We are beyond thrilled with her and feel she is one of the nicest babies...
  5. Actually, out of all the babies we have had that...

    Actually, out of all the babies we have had that we have seen jump (that are old enough, etc), the Don Alfredo has the most freakish jumping style of them all. We have others that are good (Apiro...
  6. We have observed over the years that the movement...

    We have observed over the years that the movement mechanics STRONGLY resembles the mare's vs the stallion's (watch a lot of videos of babies at mother's side and see it), so we have had an easy time...
  7. Have you tried the synthetic, Cloprostenal? It...

    Have you tried the synthetic, Cloprostenal? It does not cause any sweating or cramping at all. We use it countless times every year with no bad side effects and it works flawlessly! :)
  8. Thread: RIP Art Deco

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    He was such a neat and special stallion! I have...

    He was such a neat and special stallion! I have seen so many of his offspring and many were extremely nice and also talented. We have a grandson and a great grandson on our farm now, as a matter of...
  9. Looking good! Once you see 6.2 you're good - but...

    Looking good! Once you see 6.2 you're good - but sometimes it can change in a matter of hours or sometimes it takes days. :D We have one that drops through the low 6's over a week then stays at 6.2...
  10. So sorry to hear this and praying she pulls...

    So sorry to hear this and praying she pulls through and returns to health! Is there any update this morning? I saw pictures and the baby looks darling!

    This is why they should allow ET in...
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    We are just over the line into NC from VA...

    We are just over the line into NC from VA (Norfolk/Hampton Roads area) and have young homebred prospects as well as 5 foals on the way beginning mid March! :)
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    SMZ! Can't hurt and we always do 5 days' worth...

    SMZ! Can't hurt and we always do 5 days' worth minimum if we suspect anything. That's prime time for placentitis (ours that had cases all had sudden udder development at day 250-275). If you do...
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    Also, I have found that the slightly straighter...

    Also, I have found that the slightly straighter horses seem to stay sounder, at least in the hock, than the ones with a bit too much angle (sickle hocked). It seems the increased pressure at the...
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    I think a little straight is ok, but when it's to...

    I think a little straight is ok, but when it's to an extreme, it causes all sorts of issues like folks have said. My trainer had a Hanoverian mare that was successful through PSG but she was...
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    Looking forward to seeing everyone's foals for...

    Looking forward to seeing everyone's foals for sure! He's very interesting!
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    We have been using the Breeder Alert system for...

    We have been using the Breeder Alert system for 10 years, and just last year got the newer one, which is nice! We have cameras in the stall and attached paddock so we can watch them from the comfort...
  17. I always find it intriguing when people get upset...

    I always find it intriguing when people get upset if/when they find out the person they bought a horse from bought it for less. Clearly they thought the horse was worth the price they paid, or they...
  18. Thanks so much for the mention! We do a lot of...

    Thanks so much for the mention! We do a lot of research, and combined with our own preferences and that which we know the market desires, we try to balance a mix of the new and exciting with the...
  19. Rubignon was my first thought!

    Rubignon was my first thought!
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    While at Chad's, one of our good friends...

    While at Chad's, one of our good friends personally trailered Romantic to ERC to be collected each time. She would send pictures of him hanging on the trailer or grazing in the yard waiting his turn...
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    We have had great luck with older maidens. Just...

    We have had great luck with older maidens. Just first do a breeding workup with biopsy and also take a look at her cervix during heat cycles. If it doesn't open much, usually due to fibrosis and...
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    We are donating a dose of Fielding frozen semen...

    We are donating a dose of Fielding frozen semen to the auction! Shipping/handling and dry shipper arrangements will be responsibility of winner - semen is stored at The Oaks Equine & Farm Services...
  23. We resemble that remark also! My biz partner and...

    We resemble that remark also! My biz partner and I both work full time 9-5 jobs as well as having 5-6 foals a year and also doing investment horses. So we can completely sympathize as well. The...
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    So terribly sorry for your loss, though the...

    So terribly sorry for your loss, though the silver lining is the mare is doing so well. Sending hugs!!
  25. We have a mare who has had 7 foals now, and she...

    We have a mare who has had 7 foals now, and she is 15.3h. Her biggest was by Harvard (and nicest I might add). Also I think Landkoenig is known to produce height. Just because they are tall...
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