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  1. Feed that contains phytoestrogens can play havoc...

    Feed that contains phytoestrogens can play havoc with their hormones and make them produce milk. Feeds that can cause this include alfalfa and soy. If your mare is eating a feed that contains soy...
  2. Thanks for the suggestions!

    Thanks for the suggestions!
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    Spruce Meadows could handle most of the events...

    Spruce Meadows could handle most of the events other than eventing....I have been out of the sport for many years but I don't think there is a cross country course in Alta that could be upgraded to...
  4. Tips for transitioning a dog to apartment life?

    My 85 yr old mom and her middle aged poodle are moving into an assisted living situation. She will have a fourth floor suite with a balcony.

    Although she is accustomed to taking the dog for one...
  5. I freely admit I have not scrolled through all 7...

    I freely admit I have not scrolled through all 7 pages of this so forgive me if this was already mentioned but I hear a lot of people swear by unpasteurized honey. I have seen people post pictures...
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    I Congratulations, that is amazing!!

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    Congratulations, that is amazing!!
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    Too bad way way far away from me, I have a barn...

    Too bad way way far away from me, I have a barn cat I need to rehome!
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    Same here. Right now I have 6 turned out...

    Same here. Right now I have 6 turned out together, 50/50 gender balance. No issues. Although I will say that when my one mare is away for some reason, things are little more ...shall we...
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    The only case of rain rot I have ever dealt with...

    The only case of rain rot I have ever dealt with was resolved by removing the fly sheet. I also read someone's testimonial (don't recall where) that they found rinsing the horse with clean water...
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    You may say that kkj contributes nothing to this...

    You may say that kkj contributes nothing to this thread but I disagree. kkj says out loud what a lot of other riders think but won't tell you. And if you don't maintain the support of other...
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    I just sold a young horse to lovely young woman...

    I just sold a young horse to lovely young woman as an eventing prospect. I had marketed him a jumper/equitation prospect but he is also a lovely mover, brave jumper and has a huge gallop stride. ...
  12. In my microbreeding operation I have shipped...

    In my microbreeding operation I have shipped mares out for foaling 4-6 weeks ahead. My vet has said 6 weeks to build up antibodies.

    I work full time, 50 minutes away and do not have the kind of...
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    Probably husband is thinking horse would be worth...

    Probably husband is thinking horse would be worth X amount of dollars if was gelding so we should be able to get X minus cost of surgery so why not sell him as is and at least make some money and...
  14. Thread: MSM

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    I would contact Equine Canada directly for...

    I would contact Equine Canada directly for clarification. I can't find any reference to it on any of the schedules listed on their website either..but I have heard the same thing as you.
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    I live in Canada as well and my vet has obtained...

    I live in Canada as well and my vet has obtained Platinum Performance GI for me, I used it on an elderly pony with chronic diarrhea. Sort of worked short term. I now use Biotic 8 probiotic and have...
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    I wonder what ever happened to Starlight? I bred...

    I wonder what ever happened to Starlight? I bred a mare to him years ago via frozen and was unsuccessful (I don't blame the semen OP) then basically gave up. I know he was sold at the Oldenburg...
  17. Interesting article. Some I agree with, some I...

    Interesting article. Some I agree with, some I don't. I think his comments regarding horses like Totilas and Valegro are fair game; he is saying we should guard against making idols of horses. ...
  18. The issue is balance

    Having had a late started, strong horse who actually received the comments "explosive canter departs" on his first dressage tests....I can say just be patient and hang in there.

    I will also say...
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    You should see if there is a dealer in your neck...

    You should see if there is a dealer in your neck of the woods. The company is about 45 minutes from my barn. I came home one day to find they had left me a free sample and a business card in my...
  20. I do two things here on the cold dry prairie: ...

    I do two things here on the cold dry prairie:


    1) with a blanket that seems to generate of lot of static, I will lay it open on the ground and thoroughly spray the underside (the side that...
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    You really have no say in the matter. Having a...

    You really have no say in the matter. Having a kid who rides and who is in love with the barn where he rides...I do get the issue of not wanting to move barns. If you have a place where your kid...
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    Mine have not. I have seen one mare try a...

    Mine have not. I have seen one mare try a mouthful one, that is it. If she is eating it more often I have not seen evidence of it.
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    Is it the chopped, bagged flax? I tried it. Not...

    Is it the chopped, bagged flax? I tried it. Not a fan. While it absorbed well and was in fact dust free I actually found it very slippery. I almost slipped and fell several times (perhaps I am...
  24. Thread: Winter Hauling

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    I haul a lot in the winter too; I actually feel...

    I haul a lot in the winter too; I actually feel better on the snow covered back roads than the highway, traction on snow packed roads is not horrible, on the highway there is always the potential for...
  25. We used to lease a 14 hh Connemara that could...

    We used to lease a 14 hh Connemara that could wear pony boots in the summer when his legs were clipped but when he was hairy in the winter he wore the cob sized Tekna boots referred to by Ceylon...
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