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    One of the best posts yet.

    One of the best posts yet.
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    Really? This conversation revolves around a...

    Really?

    This conversation revolves around a recently dead mother and much loved dead horse, and you're concerned about having "fun"?
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    Yes! This is really important. It's not just...

    Yes! This is really important.

    It's not just doing it, but getting the information out there so that people are reassured that this process is happening and can also provide feedback. Again, the...
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    One more point... Listing how many people or...

    One more point...

    Listing how many people or animals die doing other activities or sports isn't helpful to the conversation unless those numbers are cited within context. For example, how many...
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    KKJ... I hear you. I wish others here, instead...

    KKJ...

    I hear you. I wish others here, instead of piling on the attacks regarding what you wrote, would realize that the attitude of "if you're not an eventer, you're not qualified to add your...
  6. Thread: Jersey Fresh XC

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    I think it is incredibly short sighted to only...

    I think it is incredibly short sighted to only look at this as fellow riders, horse people, and eventers...

    To the outside world, this sport and those who are involved in it look cold and...
  7. I use Dr. Cindy Buchanan for chiropractic, and...

    I use Dr. Cindy Buchanan for chiropractic, and she is located in the Unionville area. She's worked on my pony twice now and he feels fabulous. I've always been skeptical of chiro but everything she...
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    The bitting/bridling issues are at the forefront,...

    The bitting/bridling issues are at the forefront, but when you look at the whole picture (no pun intended), there are many things that contribute to the feeling that something is not quite right in...
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    Granted, the pony in the photo I shared is bay,...

    Granted, the pony in the photo I shared is bay, but he had just been clipped 2 weeks prior to this competition. He's normally a bright red bay, but is that mousy bay color in the photos due to...
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    I think this is an interesting discussion, since...

    I think this is an interesting discussion, since photos can be so deceiving at times.

    We have a hackney horse (pony size) gelding that we competed at the Intermediate Level in combined driving....
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    And again, as yellowbritches said so well, it is...

    And again, as yellowbritches said so well, it is not just one horse that is in "poor" condition (with regard to weight and coat health, albeit much better looking recently), but a whole barn of...
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    I'll have to check since he is in Philadelphia,...

    I'll have to check since he is in Philadelphia, so same state/area we are in, but probably just a regular permit to carry a gun.

    I don't want to offend anyone that may do a job like this because...
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    I have seen this name and the threads on COTH...

    I have seen this name and the threads on COTH before, but finally looked him up on Facebook. Oh my God, he is REALLY creepy...it's not the horse stuff that bothers me the most, but the images related...
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    Yes, I realize that. It was an example of why...

    Yes, I realize that. It was an example of why she's been on the FEI radar for some time, and just one example. The bitting/bridling issues are the tip of the iceberg.

    Why are you so aurgumentative...
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    ML has been making these types of bitting choices...

    ML has been making these types of bitting choices since she began eventing. While the recent incidents at Boekelo and Fair Hill brought it to more public attention, the FEI has been taking note for...
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    Note that this is one of the mildest bit/noseband...

    Note that this is one of the mildest bit/noseband combinations used by ML for cross country. I am disgusted with the use of flash and lever nosebands that have chains in place of leather straps,...
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    I found this video about Tad Coffin...

    I found this video about Tad Coffin saddles...very well worth watching! This is exactly the experience I had last spring when Tad evaluated my pony.

    https://vimeo.com/144774083

    You may think,...
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    This is a discussion forum...people are allowed...

    This is a discussion forum...people are allowed to express a variety of opinions.

    If these two people had been killed by a drunk driver, can you imagine the outrage we would see on here?
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    Thankfully no other vehicles or people were...

    Thankfully no other vehicles or people were involved in the crash, with others killed due to driving under the influence.

    I feel terrible for the grieving family and friends. They wouldn't be in...
  20. Thanks! And yes, he is a cutie! Here he is on...

    Thanks! And yes, he is a cutie! Here he is on Saturday...I've been out of the saddle for a month due to pneumonia and just started hacking at the walk last week. Saturday was our first day of trot...
  21. Thanks everyone! He doesn't grind his...

    Thanks everyone!

    He doesn't grind his teeth...it's like he relaxes his jaw and lets his teeth click together. It's the strangest thing! He only does it at the trot, and literally clicks to the...
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    I have a small torso but heavy "girls"! I wore...

    I have a small torso but heavy "girls"! I wore the Enell for years as it was the best bra I'd found for riding, but then I bought the Panache bra in the link above and LOVE it! Would not go back to...
  23. Gumbits? Do they work? And if so, how much and when?

    I rode in a clinic with an upper level trainer in November and this person recommended that I use Gumbits for my pony who "clicks" his teeth at times.

    The clicking has never really bothered...
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    To answer one of your original questions, if the...

    To answer one of your original questions, if the helmet feels "perched" on your head and it's putting a lot of pressure on your forehead, then it is definitely too small. I purchased a helmet that...
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    Doing my first classic format three-day ~ the...

    Doing my first classic format three-day ~ the Training Level Three-Day offered by GMHA in 2005!

    I was so nervous about doing all 4 phases and remembering all my markers, times, etc, but once we...
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