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  1. I would be very, very cautious turning two alpha...

    I would be very, very cautious turning two alpha type geldings out with mares to fight over. Maybe together with no mares they would work out a truce, but add a mare in season to the mix and you are...
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    I have the Hoover steam cleaner and it does work...

    I have the Hoover steam cleaner and it does work quite well.

    My saving grace with this house and it's off white carpets has been pretty iron baby gates from Kidco. The kitchen area (vinyl) is...
  3. Sounds like you are doing the right course of...

    Sounds like you are doing the right course of action. I would think the radiographs would have showed the pus pocket if an abscess? A deep bruise is going to take a long time to heal if that is...
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    What is in the Synovi you are already giving him?...

    What is in the Synovi you are already giving him? It may be your dog needs a daily dose of something rather than every other day.

    At age 14, it would be considered normal for the dog to no longer...
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    My Chessie was from show lines, so was more laid...

    My Chessie was from show lines, so was more laid back than the standard. In general, Chessies are territorial, not known for being especially nice to strange dogs, a bit stubborn but trainable. I...
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    We had an old guy with an intermittent choke...

    We had an old guy with an intermittent choke history....he ate soupy Senior feed his whole life with us. I caused a bad choke and $400 vet bill by offering him a bite of carrot! He choked on too...
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    I haven't seen their hay lately.....but I've...

    I haven't seen their hay lately.....but I've never gotten bad hay at either place. I'd call to be sure they have Timothy/ and/or Orchard Grass and you can look at it before buying.

    If you're...
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    Not sure where you are located.......Booth feeds...

    Not sure where you are located.......Booth feeds carries hay and they have stores around NoVa. They may be your best bet if you are in suburbia.

    You can drive out to Warrenton and go to the...
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    I'm with Simkie and Chocomare on this also. I...

    I'm with Simkie and Chocomare on this also. I think after you've had one that you waited too long to make the decision, you vow never to put yourself or the horse in that situation again.

    If...
  10. What a happy ending! You (she) are (is) so...

    What a happy ending! You (she) are (is) so lucky!

    I had a kitty sneak out of a car on our x.c. trek from VA to CA at a gas stop. We did a quick check of everything before pulling out and...
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    I've had 2 dogs break their canines in 1/2...

    I've had 2 dogs break their canines in 1/2 unfortunately! Both went to the caninine dentist for repairs. The difficulty in my case was that in each instance, they were a young dog....the pulp canal...
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    I agree with Spurgirl... If you have a release...

    I agree with Spurgirl...

    If you have a release signed by the parents, then limit the days the girl is welcome, so you have days to yourself and days where she is welcome to come over and help. I...
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    Cedar Crest Stables off Lake Rd in Hiram also may...

    Cedar Crest Stables off Lake Rd in Hiram also may have an opening.

    They do stall or (I think) pasture board w/shed in pasture. They have really nice people....a few nice dressage riders, some...
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    Did anyone notice how odd it was that the owner...

    Did anyone notice how odd it was that the owner said....when asked what he did when he saw Pencil stuck in the ice.....

    "Well, I went inside and used the bathroom and then I took my money out of...
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    I'd do pasture board at Moonlight or Foxberry...

    I'd do pasture board at Moonlight or Foxberry before putting my horse at Rountree.....that barn has turn over in management 3x year with the entire barn vacating. That's JMHO.
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    Sweet Briar College, in Amherst Virginia. ...

    Sweet Briar College, in Amherst Virginia.

    Small school, beautiful campus, freshman can bring cars, strong academic programs. The riding program offers a variety of competition venues, including...
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    My mare has been on Smartflex and Smartdigest for...

    My mare has been on Smartflex and Smartdigest for about 6-9 months with no attitude changes. I was using brand name products and changed to these since I was already getting Smartpaks in the barn.
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    YEAH! So glad to hear this!!! PLEASE get that...

    YEAH! So glad to hear this!!!

    PLEASE get that girl microchipped so if this ever happens again, a rescuer can get her scanned and returned to you.
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    I still love to go out alone for a hack on my...

    I still love to go out alone for a hack on my horse...just me and the sound of clip clopping hooves, snorting nose. If too cold to ride, I love to groom her and just spend time with her. My mare is...
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    Our mare tore the collateral ligament in her...

    Our mare tore the collateral ligament in her right front leg. 8 months stall rest, immediate alternating weeks of shock wave therapy for 4 treatments I think? She healed with no adhesions, and is...
  21. I just received a brochure from RAMM fencing that...

    I just received a brochure from RAMM fencing that has several different types/grades of stall fronts and dividers....you order from them and do your own construction with local lumber.

    (I don't...
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    Oh, I hope you find her! I'm in Cobb Co so...

    Oh, I hope you find her!

    I'm in Cobb Co so if you get a sighting, I can go to a shelter or something if she somehow ends up down here. We once had an old dog get lost, someone must have picked...
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    Has the horse been ridden since November? If...

    Has the horse been ridden since November?

    If not, maybe have someone do a few rides on him to see if he is still calm or high as a kite now that the cold weather is here. Then longe him the...
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    Well, I obviously don't go out trampling people! ...

    Well, I obviously don't go out trampling people! We leg yield over and pass, or most people will jog in place if the trail is narrow.

    However, I live less than 2 miles from where that woman...
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    Where the heck are you riding? In over 30 yrs of...

    Where the heck are you riding? In over 30 yrs of hacking out I've yet to be accosted by a dog/or human! Here in GA we use public trails and I found that my horse actually WILL trample people coming...
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