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    My cat's kidney values are starting to creep up. ...

    My cat's kidney values are starting to creep up. She eats Hill's Prescription Diet k/d very well. She likes the dry food and in the morning I give her the canned version. There are two canned...
  2. ... LMAO... I guess I have a dirty mind.

    ... LMAO... I guess I have a dirty mind.
  3. I believ it's mostly Barbs, the ancestors of some...

    I believ it's mostly Barbs, the ancestors of some of our Mustang who can have 5 lumbar vertabrae instead of 6. And one less pair of ribs
  4. I've had horses who's dark hair would stand up in...

    I've had horses who's dark hair would stand up in the heat while their white hair would lay down slick giving the impression that their spots were raised. I'm not saying this is the case with your...
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    Here's a variation of Barnyard grass that looks...

    Here's a variation of Barnyard grass that looks similar
    http://www.illinoiswildflowers.info/grasses/plants/awnless_barnyard.htm
  6. My cat is not allowed in the bedroom at night. ...

    My cat is not allowed in the bedroom at night. Sometimes though, if no one can sleep and we're sort of up and about I'll let her in early. Or if DH is on the couch recovering from some ailment I'll...
  7. I just give mine roasted peanuts in the shell

    I just give mine roasted peanuts in the shell
  8. It is stressful to have to keep negotiating what...

    It is stressful to have to keep negotiating what you want/need with several different people.

    At my pet vet, there are two office people who I will ask for and if I have to call back another day...
  9. Poll: The LAST time I fell off and broke my ankle I...

    The LAST time I fell off and broke my ankle I think qualifies as a halt but it sure as heck wasn't a halt when we finally parted ways.

    The funniest was when I had somehow put my stirrup leather on...
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    Whenever you can control the time and place of...

    Whenever you can control the time and place of disposing of a dead horse - take the opportunity.
  11. I thought it was interesting how they had to...

    I thought it was interesting how they had to split a couple of pairs near the wheels to get the right angle of pull to get the wagon around the corner.
  12. Well - with 29 :) Someone did have a melt down....

    Well - with 29 :) Someone did have a melt down. But, impressive as it looks, a hitch that size is really about getting 30 sensible horses to cooperate for a few hours, not fancy reinsmanship. That...
  13. It's code for: There is no way we'd let this...

    It's code for: There is no way we'd let this good horse go if we didn't really have to.
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    Even harder to see from the front or side. No...

    Even harder to see from the front or side. No slow moving vehicle sign in front. You can get into a lot of trouble from any angle. Legally passing a vehicle in the dark on a road traveled by Amish...
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    Are you the one who posted the great pics a year...

    Are you the one who posted the great pics a year or two ago?
  16. You said you don't have a riding buddy. But can...

    You said you don't have a riding buddy. But can you find a hiking buddy? That's what I did with my horse. I remember the first time he saw a ravine. He thought it was as deep as the Grand Canyon...
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    I always love to hear that it was a nice day and...

    I always love to hear that it was a nice day and nothing bad happened. We should be grateful for those days.

    On this day in History - in this spot - Nothing Happened. :winkgrin:
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    Tricky backing video: ...

    Tricky backing video: https://www.facebook.com/ron.browning.165/videos/1727991327417662/
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    Probably was towing the canoe. I've seen a video...

    Probably was towing the canoe. I've seen a video of an Amish backing a pair to a 4 wheel buggy with a 2 wheeled boat trailer behind into a boat launch. Impressive backing.

    My husband once...
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    Bumblebees nest in the ground. Look for a corner...

    Bumblebees nest in the ground. Look for a corner or a gap in some permanent structure such as step.
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    Many people compost in the States It isn't...

    Many people compost in the States It isn't always as formal as having three sided enclosures. More often it is a manure pile which gets turned over now and then and then the old side used to spread...
  22. I doubt much thinking went into that escapade

    I doubt much thinking went into that escapade
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    I think it would work with holes drilled in it. ...

    I think it would work with holes drilled in it. It isn't going to go fast. You will fill those babies up in a hurry. I wouldn't worry about locking the lid. I think, if you are going to put worms...
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    Whoever saw problems coming when this all started...

    Whoever saw problems coming when this all started - raise your hand....
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    Dang! She's good.

    Dang! She's good.
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