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    Never had a mare like that, but from dog breeding...

    Never had a mare like that, but from dog breeding it sounds like uterine inertia. For dogs they try oxytocin to see if they can kick start it before a c-section. No idea if that would work in horses....
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    I had 2 Steeped in Luck foals this yr - 1 ID, 1...

    I had 2 Steeped in Luck foals this yr - 1 ID, 1 IDSH. I saw his owners in Nov. and he will only be offered frozen this year. He is in Wellington about to debut at GP and they don't want collections...
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    I've had mine about 7 years. Love it. Would by...

    I've had mine about 7 years. Love it. Would by another if I needed something different. My friend liked mine so much, she purchased one about 2 years ago.
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    FB is a good source. If you look for an ISH to...

    FB is a good source. If you look for an ISH to event, there are several Irish pages and an Irish for sale page. There are also ones that are regional or for event horses. As already suggested,...
  5. You can also look to in-utero's that will give...

    You can also look to in-utero's that will give you a foal and most like myself give a LFG. So for <10K you can probably have a good choice of young horses that were purpose bred - ISH, WB, TB
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    I do a string test ad compare it to the add 2...

    I do a string test ad compare it to the add 2 hands at 12 months. If they agree, I feel fairly confident on final height. Do you have other offspring to compare final heights. If 17.2 is a hard rule,...
  7. Congrats and welcome to Irish horses. You do know...

    Congrats and welcome to Irish horses. You do know they are like chips and can't have just one :winkgrin: Hope you have a lot of fun with him
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    We did do mats. Hasn't deterred them from using...

    We did do mats. Hasn't deterred them from using it as the toilet, but it is so much easier to clean. I just use a plastic winter shovel. Ours have been in the one shed 8 years and still working well
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    Some lines are known to be slow growers, but I...

    Some lines are known to be slow growers, but I wouldn't count him done yet. Some only add 0.5" and bulk while others will add 2-3" and width
  10. Steeped in Luck is a wonderful sire as well. We...

    Steeped in Luck is a wonderful sire as well. We had 2 colts by him 1 pure ID one out of a TB. Chestnut is out of the TB ...
  11. PHR or American WB are probably the most common...

    PHR or American WB are probably the most common if you want registration for Flagmount Freedom, Pallas Diagon etc

    Another one if you want more go and some WB is Hi-Fi - this is the ad they have on...
  12. I would also check out Bridon Beale Street and...

    I would also check out Bridon Beale Street and KEC Double Diamond (The same farm that is standing Belfrey for the owner owns KEC DD and I can't say enough good things about them and I've used both...
  13. Most of the 1/2 have had a good go along with a...

    Most of the 1/2 have had a good go along with a good whoa. Especially if your mare has a good engine. If you definitely want to keep a hotter engine, can look to the ISH like Flagmount Freedom
  14. Love Dandelion Diamond Rebel. He is a Master's...

    Love Dandelion Diamond Rebel. He is a Master's horse and produces wonderful temperaments with substance. Also like KEC Double Diamond. There are number of nice RID stallions that could be a nice...
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    Another with a mare that ended up being Lyme. I...

    Another with a mare that ended up being Lyme. I would definitely push them to have him tested. The longer a tick is attached the higher the probability of transmission if it carries the disease....
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    From 1 euro to top show jumper

    Amazing what a lot of love can do with a horse 99% would never look at. "An unwanted horse that cost its new owner just one euro (80p) has been selected to represent Ireland at an international...
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    Prancersize II

    She's got a new one out and if you can find someone just as fruity, you can do it with your partner :eek: My horses would think I lost it not to mention all of the passer byes and neighbors lol...
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    Your Lincoln is gorgeous and not even close to...

    Your Lincoln is gorgeous and not even close to being a plow horse. Having Irish Draughts, I am all too familiar with the nay sayers. Just keep smiling and having fun.
  19. I like that thinking, so I will go out and get...

    I like that thinking, so I will go out and get the orange breeches and will then ride like her ;)

    Very enjoyable to watch
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    We've probably crossed paths on FB. You can see...

    We've probably crossed paths on FB. You can see our place in the links. We had 2 colts this year by Steeped in Luck - ID and IDSH. I have a Mt Pearl mare (in foal to Moorpark Image) and her daughter...
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    No idea, but would be curious to hear from ones...

    No idea, but would be curious to hear from ones with exp. Seeing how leather molds in moisture, wondering how it would hold up. Outdoor ventilation is not much of an issue, but for ones sensitive...
  22. Connemara like WH Top Gun...

    Connemara like WH Top Gun http://www.elderglenfarm.com/our_stallions
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    Our farm was cropland. We worked a deal with the...

    Our farm was cropland. We worked a deal with the farmer. He got his crop and then hit it with Round-up/glyphosate. We purchased a pasture seed mix (clover, timothy, orchard) and he seeded for us. He...
  24. I would be in the no camp Blown cellulose is...

    I would be in the no camp

    Blown cellulose is paper based and contains chemicals like fire retardants. Fiberglass fibers are not good when inhaled.

    Fiberglass insulation has been ignited, it...
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    Irish draught x Tennessee Walker for a foxhunter...

    Irish draught x Tennessee Walker for a foxhunter

    The arab x Shetland dam found in Theodore O'Connor pedigree http://www.allbreedpedigree.com/theodore+oconnor

    half the crosses on CL ;) Who knows...
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