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    Actually the new Foothills Equine Directory is...

    Actually the new Foothills Equine Directory is now available online at that FRC website - home page, bottom right there's a link.
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    On your behalf, my patootie! If your health...

    On your behalf, my patootie! If your health insurance company ends up paying some medical costs for you because of a riding accident, they are going to look wherever they can to find someone else...
  3. Rhododendron and Mountain Laurel are different...

    Rhododendron and Mountain Laurel are different but do look alike. The Rhodies have larger leaves than Laurels do and you can remember that by thinking "Laurel has Little Leaves." Get it, the "L"...
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    I totally get that. We differentiate within our...

    I totally get that. We differentiate within our own state - we're "Western NC" not just NC. We're the lucky ones. :)
  5. Thread: Trail Tack

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    There is no real reason you have to switch to...

    There is no real reason you have to switch to Western tack unless you want to. In my area, which has hundreds of miles of trails that include good-sized hills, lots of water crossings, and narrow...
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    Poll: FWIW I had bone chip surgery on my gelding...

    FWIW I had bone chip surgery on my gelding (front), followed by IRAP treatment, and the insurance exclusion was for that leg only and lasted 1 year. Bone chip is considered a one-time issue so is...
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    If you are interested in gardening for trees,...

    If you are interested in gardening for trees, shrubs and flowers, here's an idea I first read about in a gardening magazine (Fine Gardening, I think) and have now watched one of my neighbors actually...
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    [QUOTE=walkers;8089243] I can't find a english...

    [QUOTE=walkers;8089243] I can't find a english billet NT trail saddle thats not just a regular english saddle. Do not want treeless./QUOTE]

    OK my mind is blanking on what "NT" means but if you...
  9. Since one of the causes of tying up is...

    Since one of the causes of tying up is dehydration, I would try the pellets and soak them before feeding. Some types take longer to soften up than others so you'll have to experiment in terms of...
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    If all of this is happening in your friend's own...

    If all of this is happening in your friend's own trailer she should have the wiring checked and make sure there isn't some minor shock thing going on, possibly when mare touches sides. Sounds crazy...
  11. Congratulations, and thanks for the "rest of the...

    Congratulations, and thanks for the "rest of the story." Sounds like the perfect match - best wishes for bright futures for you, the pony and his lucky new owner. May they have many wonderful years...
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    I saw Craig Cameron describe an exercise once...

    I saw Craig Cameron describe an exercise once that involved only orange traffic cones - pretty cheap. I think there were about 6 that he set up in a large circle with a good bit of space between the...
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    Please let us know how it turns out! Good luck...

    Please let us know how it turns out! Good luck...
  14. Agree with this. I've worked from home(s) for...

    Agree with this. I've worked from home(s) for more than 20 years. I don't have a work/life balance problem but I absolutely have to have a separate space - in part because I'm clutter-y (and work...
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    To find out more about trainers and other...

    To find out more about trainers and other resources in the Tryon area (and the whole NC/SC foothills area) go to www.foothillsridingclub.org and scroll down the page to find the 2014-15 Foothills...
  16. PBP's approach is a great one. Re the fencing...

    PBP's approach is a great one.

    Re the fencing on a lease situation, we just put up some Horse Guard electric fence as a divider and really like it - effective and attractive. Something like that...
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    JMO but I personally don't think a person new to...

    JMO but I personally don't think a person new to endurance plus a horse new to endurance (new to everything but racing sounds like) is a great thing. So if all else were equal I'd opt for the 10 yo...
  18. Spartanburg is a short 20-minute drive from one...

    Spartanburg is a short 20-minute drive from one of the country's horse Meccas: the Tryon/Landrum area at the NC/SC border. Tryon/Landrum have about 50 active resident trainers in all disciplines and...
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    Welcome to WNC! You'll love it here. I'm in Tryon...

    Welcome to WNC! You'll love it here. I'm in Tryon and there are several dressage trainers that live here and numerous clinicians that come throughout the year. Three trainers I know are Hokan Thorn...
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    When we were preparing to move from Texas to NC,...

    When we were preparing to move from Texas to NC, we knew we wouldn't build our house for a year or two but made many trips over to build fence, etc. My husband wanted a shop so we built that first -...
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    My favorite for "ugh" factor is the one for...

    My favorite for "ugh" factor is the one for bladder pads (don't remember brand) that tell you to go ahead and – this is the jingle – "Let yourself go!" Don't women of a certain age have enough...
  22. Well obviously this is way too far from the...

    Well obviously this is way too far from the original poster to be of specific help to you, but I'm in Tryon, NC, and our surgical hospital, Tryon Equine, now has what is referred to as a Lameness...
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    With raffles that go on for a long time - foals...

    With raffles that go on for a long time - foals and motorcycles come to mind - I always wonder if they ever do give the "prize" away. You buy your ticket in May, let's say, and the raffle isn't until...
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    I'm not currently active in endurance but I keep...

    I'm not currently active in endurance but I keep up by reading Endurance News and I know AERC has a big push for new members - main reason for doing the shorter introductory rides - plus an active...
  25. For those of us who would love to have a horse...

    For those of us who would love to have a horse just like that, please just satisfy our curiosity and let us know how big he is! We're following this like a story and we want a fuller description....
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