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  1. My friend started her mare on them a few months...

    My friend started her mare on them a few months ago and she was not fond of them to begin with. We had to break them up, crush a peppermint, some oil,and then stir together. We also don't feed her...
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    The nice thing about Tropical Rider is that once...

    The nice thing about Tropical Rider is that once you purchase from them they frequently send you sale emails or free shipping. I prefer the endurocool or the Prixtech tights to the Tropix.
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    I just make the horse circle around the block and...

    I just make the horse circle around the block and say whoa! and retry. For those that like to step away, I have positioned the mounting block near the rail in the ring and put the horse between the...
  4. Not in years. I have two TB's, one very green...

    Not in years. I have two TB's, one very green OTTB and the other an older(20yo) bred for sport. Both have very prominent withers and somewhat prominent back bones which do not equal comfort for...
  5. The worst thing I have seen so far was when I...

    The worst thing I have seen so far was when I used to do some barn work for my trainer. One of her fancy young geldings bucked up at a bomber fly and got one of his hind legs wedged between the gate...
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    I had that problem when I got my new mare in...

    I had that problem when I got my new mare in November. My old mare and new mare were attempting to kick the crap out of each other as in butt to butt double barrel kicking as fast as they could. We...
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    My riding buddy wears her Dublins year round and...

    My riding buddy wears her Dublins year round and really likes them. They are over a year old and still in good shape.
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    I have a variety of fly masks and change my...

    I have a variety of fly masks and change my horses mask at least every week or as needed( also fly sheets). I find that I get less rubbing with putting clean on plus they are different shapes, so...
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    I've fallen off plenty of times, but so far I...

    I've fallen off plenty of times, but so far I have only had a couple of injuries that were more than the average bumps and bruises. I fell off after jumping and my horse decided to throw in a huge...
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    FrostyM wish you could have joined us. We had...

    FrostyM wish you could have joined us. We had about 20 ladies and about 17 horses for the weekend. Some of us went up on Thursday and some came on Friday. We did our own lunches and dinners, but had...
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    Tropical Rider 40%

    Tropical Rider 40%
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    OTTB mare update....

    I went to the mountains this past weekend with a group of friends. We stayed at a b&b that has horse accomodations(stalls and pasture), an indoor ring, a dressage ring, a jumping ring, cross country...
  13. The only thing I thought about is do you like to...

    The only thing I thought about is do you like to ride outside of the ring? The farm where I board has grassy areas along the edges of the drive way, across the front and along both sides, and...
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    My two live out 24/7. They have access to a nice...

    My two live out 24/7. They have access to a nice airy run in shed and wear fly sheets. Large water tub cleaned and filled regularly. They are out grazing a good portion of the day with occasional...
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    I use the Schneider's Micro mesh/poly mesh...

    I use the Schneider's Micro mesh/poly mesh surcingle fly sheets. Yes the horses sweat, but the flies and other bugs have been so bad that the horses have been practically covered with flies on their...
  16. My young OTTB has a tendancy to think about...

    My young OTTB has a tendancy to think about kicking. So far I am finding that she is not worried about a horse being behind her, it is when they are next to her. Luckily, she doesn't just kick out,...
  17. I purchased my TB mare from my trainer when she...

    I purchased my TB mare from my trainer when she was a yearling. I knew who her sire was and was familiar with her dam. Due to some personal issues at the time mare was born, my trainer did not have...
  18. Can remember doing most of that, except maybe all...

    Can remember doing most of that, except maybe all the flipping off the horse. we did do emergency dismounts, ride in traffic thru the center of town. Ride several miles on country roads to go to the...
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    I got my mare as a yearling. My older horse had...

    I got my mare as a yearling. My older horse had been having soundness issues. He was still able to be ridden on some trail rides, just wasn't able to hold up for jumping/showing. I did tons of ground...
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    All of the Tropical Rider tights come in petite,...

    All of the Tropical Rider tights come in petite, regular and tall. My riding buddy is quite tall (5 10 and 1/2) and these fit her nicely. They also have the option of regular rise or low rise.
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    evenstar, I think I will have to agree with you...

    evenstar, I think I will have to agree with you about the horses being my "part time job". I have two so they will keep me busy. Even better news was checking the retirement account that I had set...
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    Retirement eeks, am I really that old?!

    I have worked at my current job for 35 years(a nurse). Recently the policies are getting very aggrevating and management is constantly picking at the employees for tardiness, attendance, and a...
  23. For each surgery there is an RN, plus a scrub...

    For each surgery there is an RN, plus a scrub tech. Post surgery the tech and RN collect all the instruments and they are sent to a central processing area to be cleaned and resterilzed. There is a...
  24. I have a mini aussie and she is quite smart. They...

    I have a mini aussie and she is quite smart. They will frequently try you to see what they can get away with. I would do the work for your food game as was posted above by Casey09. I also agree about...
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    I was going to say that it sure looked like that...

    I was going to say that it sure looked like that horse knew how to buck. It looked like a rank untrained horse. I took my young OTTB mare on a trail ride on Saturday and it just happened that the...
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