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  1. I'm a lover of them as well. I do love the half...

    I'm a lover of them as well. I do love the half pads, but they work very well with my horse and saddle. I can feel a big difference without one. But as for the half pads they are great! They do clean...
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    My boy is on the green side and turning can be a...

    My boy is on the green side and turning can be a challenge. He also has a bit of a rubber neck so he tends to throw the outside shoulder and we make wide turns. This has helped me, as advised by my...
  3. Thanks both, will look into those! There are...

    Thanks both, will look into those!

    There are two forms of Vestibular disease....

    The usual kind that is associated with inner ear issues or idiopathic Vestibular disease which is not related...
  4. Older Dog: Vestibular Disease and Incontinence...

    My older Border Collie Mix (13/14ish), Aspen, had a doggie stroke last week. We know that high blood pressure was probably the cause for it but not 100% on the cause for the blood pressure. Of course...
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    I've gone through various styles of open...

    I've gone through various styles of open fronts....

    I love the Equifits but hated the cleanup depending on the conditions of the ring. I had the black T boots and I still have the LUXE. Just...
  6. I have a Homesteader Trailer that weights 3600#...

    I have a Homesteader Trailer that weights 3600# empty and tow it with a Ford Expedition with an HD package with no problem fully loaded. When I had my own Expedition it was a 2006, now I haul with my...
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    Most definitely yes.... My newly retired boy...

    Most definitely yes....

    My newly retired boy had sore back issues. He had Chiro/Acupuncture visits every 3-4 months to help his back (during show season) and could go longer out of show season. He...
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    We use it on all our horses and noticed a big...

    We use it on all our horses and noticed a big difference. We re-apply every two weeks and notice significant less stomping and no ticks at all. We didn't expect it to completely "remove" the flies...
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    I'm in central VA. I will preface this by...

    I'm in central VA.

    I will preface this by saying I stay at a friends barn with my horses. I have a horse on stall board and pay $500. It includes the following:
    Feed (we feed Carb Care)...
  10. We had a couple mares at the barn that were the...

    We had a couple mares at the barn that were the same. They were on Quiessence for a while but it wasnt enough. The one thing they did try and worked wonderfully (on every horse I've seen on it) was...
  11. I couldn't have said it better. I got similar...

    I couldn't have said it better. I got similar news in April on my heart horse. I had big plans this year, we were finally ready to hit some shows I've been dying to go too....Upperville, Roanoke, and...
  12. I'm said friend!! These were the first pair of...

    I'm said friend!!

    These were the first pair of Volants that I had. They were comfortable out of the box in terms of the footbed, but it did take sometime for the ankle area to break in. Not much...
  13. What are your favorite liniments for tough day workout or sore body?

    Curious to know what everyone's go to liniments are for their horses. What is your favorite for a tough workout day, after show care, or for going back to work soreness?
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    My SO, soon to be Mr. cswoodlandfairy, is not a...

    My SO, soon to be Mr. cswoodlandfairy, is not a horse person. But he supports me with my horses. He's actually very allergic to them. He has his own hobbies, motorcycles, reloading ammo, running,...
  15. I actually start as if I am pulling my boys mane,...

    I actually start as if I am pulling my boys mane, but use scissors and cut at an angle so that I don't thin it much so his stays thick. Also creates a pulls straight line.

    This is my boys mane,...
  16. I think its all relative to who your employer is,...

    I think its all relative to who your employer is, where you live, who you want to train with, and cost of board.

    I work as a Business Analyst for Fortune 500 company. I can comfortably keep one...
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    Thanks all...it was a bit tilt to my world. My...

    Thanks all...it was a bit tilt to my world. My older horse and I had hit the part we were going to get to some shows on my "bucket" list, we were starting to become solid in the 1m jumpers. He...
  18. I wouldn't consider my older horse a one person...

    I wouldn't consider my older horse a one person horse, but he definitely went better for me than anyone else. He of course would test other people, but he wouldn't relax and I guess just kept...
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    Opening heart to new horse....

    Okay this might sound silly, but I think I am having trouble "opening my heart" to my new horse. We click pretty well. I have trouble trusting him a bit over fences (when going to the fence and I...
  20. Thanks all! Anyone have success with this...

    Thanks all!

    Anyone have success with this stuff??

    https://www.smartpakequine.com/pt/keratex-mud-shield-powder-11437
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    I agree with others that a Pessoa is the best...

    I agree with others that a Pessoa is the best route. As for the plain flaps, that's a personal decision. For me it would depend on how "sticky" the saddle is whether to go plain flat, but on a whole...
  22. Never ending leg fungus and hive scabs.....

    So I know there are a ton of different fungus's that horses can get this time of year. Its been pretty wet here in central VA so hat hasn't helped.

    My boy had a decent case of scratches. So I've...
  23. I'd move. I have several barns near me, within 5...

    I'd move. I have several barns near me, within 5 minutes even, but I moved my horse with my trainer that is now 45 miles away from my home and it is well worth the drive. Before moving to my trainer...
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    Not a cat but a dog, but I'm pretty sure that...

    Not a cat but a dog, but I'm pretty sure that Blue Buffalo had a part with my dogs health. I switched her about a year and a half a go to Blue Buffalo. It took a couple months but suddenly my dog...
  25. Not the best of photos, but my BO sent this to me...

    Not the best of photos, but my BO sent this to me this AM since he had somehow flipped his boot....

    https://goo.gl/photos/J5huNL26wyt41zpt7
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