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    Amateurs and Pros, each come in all walks,...

    Amateurs and Pros, each come in all walks, shapes, sizes, tolerance level, experience and ability. There are actually more than a few amateurs who can and willingly take on personalities that present...
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    I ride in a 16 inch Thornhill, 16.5 inch Albion...

    I ride in a 16 inch Thornhill, 16.5 inch Albion SL, a 16.5 inch passier GG and 16.5 inch old albion style on my 13 hand ponies.
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    I think this colt is absolutely lovely and in all...

    I think this colt is absolutely lovely and in all honesty the last thing I even noticed is color. Wish he were going to be larger ;)

    I've raised one Isabella colored welsh cob cross........and...
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    I have felt your pain for a long, long time. I...

    I have felt your pain for a long, long time. I have a 14 year old section C welsh cob who is only 13 hands. For a long time we simply did not have a medium. However, we've competed successfully at...
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    I have had multiple horses who were gelded late...

    I have had multiple horses who were gelded late and all were eventually able to be turned out with others but that doesn't mean they could be turned out with just anybody. Being aggressive towards...
  6. Well I still have the stinker pony who will only...

    Well I still have the stinker pony who will only let me ride him for the most part. He was given to me after no one else could train him to drive, handle him safely if tacking up or mount him safely....
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    LOL, after being harassed (and not in a nice way)...

    LOL, after being harassed (and not in a nice way) by a couple of large animal veterinarians/faculty members in vet school about my petite size and interest in doing large animals, it was, I, who...
  8. LOL!!! My daughter has purchased Resi a ton of...

    LOL!!! My daughter has purchased Resi a ton of stall and pasture toys to keep him occupied. The latest one and the one that seemed to have my neighbors stymied is one that looks like a large punching...
  9. Congratulations to you both. Her (PFP's) sire and...

    Congratulations to you both. Her (PFP's) sire and his owner (my daughter) moved in with me last weekend. It is so nice to have them both back.......I was gone most of the day Saturday and came home...
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    OP I have shared similar experiences; so, you are...

    OP I have shared similar experiences; so, you are not alone nor is your description unique or rare. I will concede that donetko makes a very valid point. It is difficult to be sure from the vantage...
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    Happy Belated Birthday............she's looking...

    Happy Belated Birthday............she's looking good. That photo of the play date is the first one I've seen where I can really see her dam in her though she still is a chip off the old block (sire)...
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    I haven't read all the threads but those I've...

    I haven't read all the threads but those I've read I have found 'interesting'. I've ridden and had horses all of my life. I've ridden and competed in multiple disciplines during my 52, almost 53...
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    Now, don't get me wrong--assuming OPTIMAL...

    Now, don't get me wrong--assuming OPTIMAL circumstances--mare gets in foal immediately, no foaling complications, healthy foal, no injuries or illnesses, no OCDS, no conformation defects, and nice...
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    I think it may vary by region; but, I can say...

    I think it may vary by region; but, I can say that in my locale the PBA dilute/colour hands down and that's been my observation for 18 years. BTW I love the polish and crabbet lines as well and have...
  15. I've bred the same 13 hand mare to the same 15...

    I've bred the same 13 hand mare to the same 15 hand stallion twice. The first one is finishing around 14 hands (now 3) and the second one will likely end up closer to 14.2 hands. This is the size...
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    I'm amazed that your friend can hear railbirds...

    I'm amazed that your friend can hear railbirds commenting during her ride. I can often here the judge when I'm at that end; but, have rarely heard or even noticed railbirds due to my focus. It's...
  17. I think you cannot address this or look at this...

    I think you cannot address this or look at this without taking the horse into consideration as well. There are just some horses (or ponies as in my case) that simply will not ever get scores much...
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    WOW! she looks like the spittin' image of...

    WOW! she looks like the spittin' image of Hastening Giselle the foundation mare to my breeding program. I'll be looking forward to seeing more posts about this one.
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    I first fell in love with a breed of which there...

    I first fell in love with a breed of which there are not many in the states. When I was looking into the breed there were far fewer than there are even today that were broke to ride. I purchased a...
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    I've pretty much been pony jock my entire life....

    I've pretty much been pony jock my entire life. At 5'2" that's not too hard to do even when you're 52 years old. Here is a picture of my 13 hand section C welsh pony of cob type gelding. We're...
  21. As Pocket Pony has suggested for what you...

    As Pocket Pony has suggested for what you describe I find that Welsh Cobs and Morgans are my 'go to' though I also am very partial to specific lines of arabians in finding the same traits. As for the...
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    And some are wrongly accused and are forced to...

    And some are wrongly accused and are forced to put everything on hold to prove otherwise because of some petty, jealous people.
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    LOL....I have been blessed by some rather...

    LOL....I have been blessed by some rather challenged non-warmblood types that possess such huge hearts, we were able to learn a lot and accomplish far more than I had hoped in regards to dressage....
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    I'm so glad. Both of her parents like to work and...

    I'm so glad. Both of her parents like to work and be 'engaged'. Her dam was my absolute favorite to ride and compete of all the mares.

    I loaded her brother onto the trailer a few times today and...
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    She looks awesome! She is the one that my...

    She looks awesome! She is the one that my daughter wanted to keep. Now....are you still worried about whether or not she inherited mom's canter or dad's.........lol.......

    You are doing a great...
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