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    Wow - these are nice - where do you get them?

    Wow - these are nice - where do you get them?
  2. I ride dressage and play polo and I've had custom...

    I ride dressage and play polo and I've had custom boots made for both. The polo boots were great (although hurt like hell for first week, but I always expect that) but the dressage boots were weird -...
  3. Northern Cal may not be far behind

    Believe me, Marin County, Napa and Sonoma are all feeling the pinch. Statistics show that the very people that can afford horses usually need to live close to urban centers as this is where they work...
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    I think, as with most disciplines, it is a matter...

    I think, as with most disciplines, it is a matter of preference. Not all Friesians are the same, and not all Warmbloods are the same. I've seen successful Arabians in dressage, seen small...
  5. Your Voice Does Count in the Fight against Equestrian Land Encroachment

    Not sure if I posted in the right place first time, but there is a petition and website aimed at stopping the Coto de Caza development. If you go to www.savecotolifestyle.com you can click through to...
  6. You Can Save the Horses in Coto - Read Here

    There is something you can do. A group of homeowners and equestrians have launched a web site and petition. If you feel strongly, you can sign the petition and stop this take over. The current piece...
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    Ha Ha, So funny vxf111! I love it! I...

    Ha Ha,

    So funny vxf111! I love it!

    I notice Boyd himself is a good 'brand ambassador' - he won Richland wearing his XC boots front and center without any taping - shows they must be good to...
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    My guy gets a rest on Monday, turnout on Tuesday...

    My guy gets a rest on Monday, turnout on Tuesday then rides with the trainer on Wednesday. I ride the rest of the week. I usually do 45 minutes - sometimes an hour - do you think that might be a...
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    Sorry to be ignorant, but what is Lyme titer? Is...

    Sorry to be ignorant, but what is Lyme titer? Is this a special test I would have to request? Thanks for any help.
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    Yes, I saw the test on the site. They beat out...

    Yes, I saw the test on the site. They beat out Roma and Eskadron.
    Thanks for posting the stuff. Interesting about the PVC pipes - I didn't really think about what might be inside some of the boots....
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    Thank you both for your thoughts. I feel the same...

    Thank you both for your thoughts. I feel the same - he's been such an amazing horse that I don't like the idea that it won't go on forever!

    We are lucky enough to have a lot of nice trails around...
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    Signs its time to retire?

    I have an (almost) twenty year old Oldenburg who has had an active show career. I got him when he was 14 and he's been great to learn with - really nurses me over jumps and has impeccable timing....
  13. Usually its blood work. If your horse gets lame a...

    Usually its blood work. If your horse gets lame a lot it could be laminitis which could indicate diabetes. It would probably mean soaking his feed and watching his diet but might not be that bad if...
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    I liked his clinics - he's an awesome rider and,...

    I liked his clinics - he's an awesome rider and, although he was somewhat laconic, he gave me tips I am still using today. If you are someone who needs a lot of chat, then it may not be for you - If...
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    Actually I was wondering the same about Trinity -...

    Actually I was wondering the same about Trinity - seemed to really be a Nunn Finer fan! The best thing to do is try any boot and see what works best for your horse. I went on Majyk's products page...
  16. Greenwood, TX this weekend - any advice pls?

    Whoops - fat fingered Greenwood for Greenway on the title of my last post!

    What I was saying was, has anyone been to the event in Greenwood, TX that's going on this weekend. I am going to support...
  17. Thread: Greenway,TX

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    Greenway,TX

    Hi everyone:

    I will be going to Greenwood, TX for the first time this weekend.
    My friend is competing and I'm going to check it out to maybe do novice next year. Has anyone been before? How much...
  18. Thread: Navicular

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    Navicular

    Not really sure where - the vet said he is showing lots of little lesions - maybe the coffin bone? The vet also said that its one of the worst cases he's seen in a younger horse so I wondered how...
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    Looks like no contest?

    Wow! Looks like Andrew wins hands down - funny I have always thought he looks like Eric Roberts too......
  20. Thread: Navicular

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    Navicular

    Hi:

    Does anyone know how long it would take for a horse to show Navicular damage on an X ray?

    We bought our horse sight unseen from a dealer in Europe and were shown a clean set of x rays....
  21. Thread: Cushings

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    Cushings

    Has anyone had experience with Cushings?
    I'd love any feedback you could give.

    Thanks,
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    Best Looking Riders at Rolex

    So come on ladies - I'm taking a poll - who do you think are the best looking (male!) riders at Rolex this year? Nominations start here please! ;)
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    Boots unravelled

    Basically there are boots that have strike zones for protection and boots that offer more all round softness. Strike zones are usually hard and protect the horse from jumping and hitting jumps....
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    Poetic Nonsense

    There was a young girl from Kentucky
    Who thought that she was bound to get lucky
    At Rolex she shopped
    All day 'till she dropped
    In a pile of horse poop and got mucky!
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    BTW - if you use memory foam boots they will mold...

    BTW - if you use memory foam boots they will mold to the horse's leg better. Just fit them, finish tacking then recheck (usually you have to tighten one more time) - they work way better than the...
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