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    dressage arena footing-outdoor

    I have a small covered arena (60ish X 150ish) that I just bought sand/GGT footing to be installed. I am planning on adding MagChlor for dust control as that has worked very well for the current...
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    What a great idea! Simple, yet smart. Gonna do...

    What a great idea! Simple, yet smart. Gonna do the same thing as that is always a pet peeve of mine!!
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    I haven't read all the posts but a few years ago...

    I haven't read all the posts but a few years ago I attended a Steffan Peters clinic. His favorite exercises for improving the canter were transitions WITHIN the canter, canter-walk transitions and...
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    My current truck is a dodge megacab with a short...

    My current truck is a dodge megacab with a short bed. I was worried about my new trailer hitting the cab when turning. Even with the regular gooseneck ball it worked but was close so I bought a...
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    I just have the standard B&W turn over ball in my...

    I just have the standard B&W turn over ball in my bed. I have had three gooseneck trailers and two different trucks. Never had the electric plug in in the bed of the truck and it has never been a...
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    Thanks. I was thinking if I was to ship the...

    Thanks. I was thinking if I was to ship the embryo to either MO or Fl it would be easiest for me to board the recip mare near the facility through weaning versus shipping her back and forth to my...
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    I would contact Lendon Gray at dressage 4 kids...

    I would contact Lendon Gray at dressage 4 kids program. I would think she would be a good place to start.
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    Thanks! Next question...anyone have suggestions...

    Thanks! Next question...anyone have suggestions of places that would do mare care in either Florida or MO?
  9. You may want to look into what I might do next...

    You may want to look into what I might do next year...ship the embryo to a facility that keeps a very large recipient mare herd (not freezing, just shipping). With drugs mares can be synched. ...
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    ET, shipping embryo

    I am considering an ET next spring. The problem is I want to do it with my riding mare so cannot ship her off someplace for management...hence has to be local. I have two options: the vet school...
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    Not sure if there is any still around but Rhoades...

    Not sure if there is any still around but Rhoades Scholar had good frozen semen. I used it when I was in vet school for my first attempt at frozen. I sort of screwed up the thawing and mare still...
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    I agree with others that taking the...

    I agree with others that taking the high-non-confrontational road is the best next step. I would put up some sort of screen barrier between my arena and their backyard. I might play music when I...
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    land clearing tips

    I am having 2.5 acres of woods on my property cleared for future pasture. I am in central NC and the wooded area has a mix of pine and hardwoods. The company I am having clear the land will push...
  14. I have the grid system via default. It was used...

    I have the grid system via default. It was used in my work place to display sale items but was remodeled. I took the grids home to put in my trailer tack room. I installed the grids along the wall...
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    Sadly the likelihood of that level of care...

    Sadly the likelihood of that level of care persisting is not high. When folks are forced by the courts to take what most would consider basic care of animals they tend not to sustain things and fall...
  16. While I too would be upset about a mistake of...

    While I too would be upset about a mistake of this manner, I think it is important to understand that all protocols implemented by humans will always have a factor of human error. I think the...
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    I am in NC so am still debating when I should...

    I am in NC so am still debating when I should winterize. We can have very mild weather clear through January. I have read a bunch of material about the process of winterizing and it doesn't look...
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    When i was a kid I had a hamster die doing a...

    When i was a kid I had a hamster die doing a headstand on the side of the glass tank it lived in. Figured it tried climbing out, fell and hit it's head. I took all day making a shoe box coffin, a...
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    Poll: I don't shave...but for no reason other than I am...

    I don't shave...but for no reason other than I am lazy:)

    I even stopped clipping a bridle path, don't braid the forelock and "pull" the mane by using clippers and feathering the edges.

    Can't...
  20. What are you breeding for? Dressage? Hunters?

    What are you breeding for? Dressage? Hunters?
  21. Not sure if this has been mentioned but you need...

    Not sure if this has been mentioned but you need to be careful putting a "beware of dog" sign. If you have the sign and your dog bites someone you can be MORE liable than if you didn't have the...
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    I really rely on my instructor at shows. She...

    I really rely on my instructor at shows. She helps keep me less stressed in the warm up and gives "coaching" help like you need more energy, need to be a bit more up in the shoulders, steady your...
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    That is unfortunate. I can only give you the...

    That is unfortunate. I can only give you the advice of how my coach and her students work at the shows (and it works very well). We used to use the comtek system where we each had our own headsets....
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    The trailer is a 2007 4-Star two horse straight...

    The trailer is a 2007 4-Star two horse straight load with mid-tack and LQ. The LQ is the bathroom, kitchen area, couch and bed in gooseneck. Even though the trailer is long the weight is not any...
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    KWPN Breeders Course?

    The Hannoveraner and Oldenburg Verbands offer these great breeder courses. Do the KWPN folks offer the same? If so does anyone have a link to some information and dates?
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