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    Tough crowd! Hope you'll check out MARE'S NEST. ...

    Tough crowd! Hope you'll check out MARE'S NEST. It's the #1 Hot Equestrian release on Amazon.com. I was tagged for bringing it up before, so hopefully, since it's off-topic day... The book was...
  2. My heart is breaking for you and your family.

    My heart is breaking for you and your family.
  3. Denny, Don't know too much about race horses. ...

    Denny,

    Don't know too much about race horses. But can sure say the quote is applicable to the hunter world.
  4. Mickey, I like your style! But the horse...

    Mickey,

    I like your style! But the horse world doesn't really work that way, does it? Most people's entry into the horse world is based on passion, either theirs or their child's. And most...
  5. And Mickey..the only problem with your logic is...

    And Mickey..the only problem with your logic is that most people can tell a bad haircut from a good one. And most people pay 30 bucks for a haircut.
  6. Amen Liverpool!

    Amen Liverpool!
  7. Yeah, I do, Barnie. I think what we're both...

    Yeah, I do, Barnie. I think what we're both talking about is not only ending a relationship that no longer works for either or both parties, but doing it maturely and professionally.

    You as a...
  8. Rider11: If that was the way it was...

    Rider11:

    If that was the way it was presented, of course, any rider, any human being, would be upset because you attacked them on a personal level. BUT...Once again, trainers are in business. ...
  9. Horrible stuff...but what wonderful support! ...

    Horrible stuff...but what wonderful support!

    Equigirl...thanks for naming names...so very important not to protect the scum. Make her accountable!!
  10. Once again...This is a business. I own a...

    Once again...This is a business. I own a restaurant. When my customers chose to dine somewhere other than my restaurant, I do not:

    Stalk them
    Talk about them amongt the other customers
    Act...
  11. Rugbug, Guilty as charged.And I must admit, I...

    Rugbug,

    Guilty as charged.And I must admit, I know a few honest trainers. But after forty plus years in the horse world, I know a whole heap more greedy, unscrupulous ones.
  12. You guys don't seem to give ANY credibility to...

    You guys don't seem to give ANY credibility to the fact that every good trainer puts their heart and soul into their clients...

    And their hands in our pockets.

    I believe KHobstetter went on to...
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    PONY FAN i'd like to e-mail you...or could you...

    PONY FAN

    i'd like to e-mail you...or could you e-mail me...have questions about your book!!
  14. How about writing a little column for the COTH? ...

    How about writing a little column for the COTH? /infopop/emoticons/icon_razz.gif
  15. Dear All, How do you think an E-Mag would do...

    Dear All,

    How do you think an E-Mag would do that just addressed concerns of horse owners...not care, etc but a place to read and contribute either articles or thoughts about the pitfalls of...
  16. Dear LMH, Thank you for your kind words and...

    Dear LMH,

    Thank you for your kind words and let me repay them. I think your idea for an owner's organization is ABSOLUTELY BRILLIANT!!!
    How about titling it OW!
    (Owners World)
    It would be a...
  17. Thanks! In the immortal words of John Lennon:...

    Thanks!

    In the immortal words of John Lennon:
    "I know I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one."
    Hate to get all 60's and 70's here but ummmm
    "Power to the People"
  18. You are just the type of professional I would...

    You are just the type of professional I would hope to have access to when looking for a horse.I absolutely believe that there are wonderful, honest and knowledegeable trainers out there who wish to...
  19. You are just the type of professional I would...

    You are just the type of professional I would hope to have access to when looking for a horse.I absolutely believe that there are wonderful, honest and knowledegeable trainers out there who wish to...
  20. Most owners refuse to speak up for a myriad of...

    Most owners refuse to speak up for a myriad of reasons.
    1.The owner has convinced this poor person they are actually their friend and have their best interests at heart.
    2.There will be...
  21. It's not just the money issues. It's the...

    It's not just the money issues. It's the treatment across the board.The money issues are just the concrete evidence of what contempt these people feel for their customers. And you know, as long as we...
  22. I think dealing with the Ahsa is not the way to...

    I think dealing with the Ahsa is not the way to go with these issues.These issues must be dealt with on a personal level. Each of us in barns are slapped in the face on a regular basis. Be it...
  23. As I read these posts, steam is actually flowing...

    As I read these posts, steam is actually flowing out of my ears on to my computer screen, excuse me while I run for a squeegee!
    What other industry has absolutely no licensing invoved besides the...
  24. Wondrland, It's been my contention for years...

    Wondrland,

    It's been my contention for years that a good spirited, honest, professional horse trainer would blow away the competition.You'd have people flocking to you.What a fresh of breath air!!!
  25. DearApplesauce, Thanks so much for the kind...

    DearApplesauce,

    Thanks so much for the kind words...I'm thinking about writing a book about it all...what do you think? What do you all think...
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