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My T'bred gelding vastly prefers the Michlem bridle. He has a head like a moose..wears 5 3/4" bit the other horse is a more typical pin-head t'bred and he does not like the Michlem--prefers a...
Recently discussed "tildren" with Vet school doc. It not what my horse needs...that said I expressed my concerns about "Long Bone Fractures" (scary) She said those rare fractures happen in younger...
Apple Cider vinegar apply LIGHTLY Then use chosen conditioner.
Might want to try a Michlem? Good for my guy who hides behind the bit and goes down hill.
I used Flex rail 4" Looks great if the horses run into it they just bounce off. No worries about power going out. No more wire cuts.
Medium Canter to wire Sweet!
I have both CO and 1K helmets. Because of teh shape of my head the 1K fits better. It is also cooler in hot weather. The removable liner is great because it can be washed!
Sharing a helmet ICK My...
We have a pellet stove for heating. Some of teh buring pellets feed and burn well--some not so much. I bed my stalls in stall pellets but NEVER use those in stove --gum up burner the but in a jam...
Black Country Saddles are quite well made. If you like this saddle buy it BCS are quite nice to ride and last well. If you are buying the saddle to sell in H/J world probably not a wise move ...
I am able to store about 210 "Two-tie" bales (Oregon Valley hay 60 pound bales) in my loft. Loft is 10 feet wide and 30 feet long and 7 feet high at peak of roof. I have the bales stacked 4 or 5...
However you caluclate it:
What ever the number double it.
Subtract driving fuel and time to somewhere else
Subtract "Barn Drama" costs
Seeing your horses every morning and night
Well no horse stays 5 forever.
Then there is six to look forward to. (if you are lucky)
I have bought a few saddles from UK or Ireland. No problem. DO get tracking numbers and have insurance on saddle. Even with shipping excellent value.
I use a Michlam on one of my horses--he has a head reminsent of a moose (sans Antlers). The bit remains in a steady quiet position on his head. He much prefers this bridle. It made no difference on...
Pease have a clip board so I can sign up as volunteer.
Other than that there is a special place in heaven (or hell?)
Check Oregon Dressge Society web presence. There are several dressage trainers in the Portland area. Some very good others not...
Jessica Wisdom very good but she is across the river... Kathy...
Apple Cider Vinegar in rinse water.
Dailer horse keeping 1)Lots of brushing to keep coat oils active 2) Feed Rice bran or Flax seed to keep coat glossy 3) shets and neck covers 4) of course...
Old Macs Pee Wee Bit for All Disciplines Training - Standard (Small) - New
Imagine a thin mullem mouth with "springsteen" like cheeks
I have had good results with Excaliber Sheath Cleaner
My 17 hh gelding was a grade 3+ roarer. I had the surgery done at our State University. He recovered very well. No issues with choke or asperating food. I do feed him on the floor and have buckets...
Likely so. what compromises can you make? Age, curb appeal, gender, size. An honest Ammy friendly packer is on most peoples santa list.
BayEquest very active
My two cents
$ .01 Eventing rules want a "free going horse
$ .02 In a polo match I was 200 feet from a man killed when standing martingale broke and the horse threw its head into the rider's...
Much easier and safer to wear! Embrace the technology.