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  1. Thread: Farewell Lily

    by Cat Tap
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    I am so sorry Louise. I had a similar cat. She...

    I am so sorry Louise. I had a similar cat. She was at a no kill rescue, They put a picture in the news paper as they were unable to place her as she was not friendly. She looked exactly like one...
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    One of my old boys was doing very well on...

    One of my old boys was doing very well on Previcox then came in quite sore on one foot. I no longer call the vet for him so I just poulticed and bandaged that foot and he was better in a couple of...
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    They did give lessons and yes the horses were in...

    They did give lessons and yes the horses were in side reins which seemed foreign to us "hunter" riders. They were ahead of their time for this area.
  4. She must have had some problem for them to cut...

    She must have had some problem for them to cut her clothes off. If I was conscious and not hurting there would be no way for anyone to cut my clothes off. They did cut my Tshirt off when I broke my...
  5. That is exactly what happened to my carrot man. ...

    That is exactly what happened to my carrot man. He didn't show at his usual time. No big deal. Found out he died of a heart attack and he was only in his 40s.
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    Marina and her then husband settled in my area...

    Marina and her then husband settled in my area when they first arrived from Germany in the 80s. Unfortunately this area was not ready for dressage and they had been ill advised by the developer. ...
  7. Thread: Dog runs away

    by Cat Tap
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    Foxtrot's I replied to your pm but your in-box is...

    Foxtrot's I replied to your pm but your in-box is full.
  8. Thread: Dog runs away

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    horsenut all that works very well when I work...

    horsenut all that works very well when I work with my dog in the house. Outside if there are any distractions it all goes out the window. My trainer does reassure me that it will get better as he...
  9. Thread: Dog runs away

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    horsenut how do you teach impulse control?

    horsenut how do you teach impulse control?
  10. Thread: Dog runs away

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    Forxtrot's I don't have an answer for you except...

    Forxtrot's I don't have an answer for you except that hopefully she will settle as she gets older. My problem is that my dog is a puller on the leash. No matter how many times I stop when he pulls...
  11. Thread: Dead Hands???

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    Maybe her hands are too busy giving and taking? ...

    Maybe her hands are too busy giving and taking? I used to give too much and too often with my inside rein. I was also advised that the horse needs steady hands in order to take hold.
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    Not that I ride anywhere near Charlotte but when...

    Not that I ride anywhere near Charlotte but when I watched her rein back her shoulders did "minutely" move forward when she asked for the rein back, which is what I mentioned in my earlier post.
  13. Thread: thanks all

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    In the past whenever someone was interested in...

    In the past whenever someone was interested in boarding at my place I was very clear about my routine and what services I provided. I gave a tour of the facility and gave some guidelines as to my...
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    The only thing I can think of is that he is not...

    The only thing I can think of is that he is not comfortable with the shoes and moving around less causing him to stock up. How was he after turnout?
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    I am not totally sure this is correct but this is...

    I am not totally sure this is correct but this is what I do. I lighten the weight in my seat. I tilt my upper body minutely forward, apply alternate leg along with a squeeze of the reins on the...
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    I never owned cows though my neighbor's cows were...

    I never owned cows though my neighbor's cows were in my pasture. I made the mistake of giving the calves names and was sad to see them go.

    I can understand how you feel especially since the bull...
  17. Thread: Orphan Puppies

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    I don't have any experience with orphan puppies...

    I don't have any experience with orphan puppies but someone dumped a puppy at my mailbox that the vet thought to be about three weeks old. I bottle fed him milk and eventually pablum. For the first...
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    MustangSavvy some of the literature states do...

    MustangSavvy some of the literature states do them before 9 months others advise to wait until 2 years, especially for the large breed dogs.

    S1969 for me it is definitely when, not if.
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    Experienced dog breeders / cryptorchid

    I have been finding conflicting information from both vets and dog owners as to what age a cryptorchid should be neutered.

    Looking for experienced advice.

    Also would you let your local vet do...
  20. Thread: Body harness?

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    I will look into the front clip no pull harness. ...

    I will look into the front clip no pull harness.

    I have tried very hard to get him out of this habit. We are good at doggie school, but out on our trails there are so many exiting scents that...
  21. OP you should realize by now that on Coth we...

    OP you should realize by now that on Coth we wander off the original topic a bit. Makes it more interesting. When I post I try to be very careful that I can manage any negative comments I may elicit...
  22. Thread: Body harness?

    by Cat Tap
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    Body harness?

    My dog is a puller when we go for a walk. We have tried the "he pulls you stop, resume when he stops pulling". I have some control with his gentle leader but unfortunately he managed to eat the...
  23. This is not referring to the OP but what bothers...

    This is not referring to the OP but what bothers me more than weight is a totally unfit person wondering why their riding is not improving.

    I once had a rather offensive trainer. His response was...
  24. That is a lesson I learned that day. It is...

    That is a lesson I learned that day. It is amazing the things you still learn after so many years of riding.
  25. Many years ago (50 to be exact) my poodle had an...

    Many years ago (50 to be exact) my poodle had an injury jumping out of the car. He had the surgery. If I remember correctly a wire was inserted. He lived to be 16 and never had a problem with it.
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