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  1. Years and years ago I boarded at this really...

    Years and years ago I boarded at this really nice, high end show barn and one of the boarders horses got loose. There were a bunch of us there and we figured no big deal - between the lot of us we...
  2. Siegi - I don't think "getting along" will be an...

    Siegi - I don't think "getting along" will be an issue! :lol: I had one of my mares at a friend's barn for a few months and we got along great and she is still a very good friend and I will be using...
  3. Wow. I cant believe this. If I / we were not...

    Wow. I cant believe this. If I / we were not allowed to declare business expenses as write offs / deductions, I think we'd all be in a lot of trouble for sure making a profitable business out of our...
  4. Alexandra - I had no idea that you didn't operate...

    Alexandra - I had no idea that you didn't operate your own stable over there, and with SO many German breeders, I also had no idea that it would be so difficult to get approval to run your business...
  5. So cool! Thank you so much for posting this! ...

    So cool! Thank you so much for posting this!

    So many of us came together for such a great cause. Its so nice to hear the update and see 12 years later how he has grown into a gorgeous coming teen....
  6. Thank you so much ... :) Sheila A - I think...

    Thank you so much ... :)

    Sheila A - I think you and Ssporthorses nailed it on the head. I have to accept that going forward, the revenues from the foal sales will no longer pay the mortgage and...
  7. yeah - thanks for the laugh for sure! I think we...

    yeah - thanks for the laugh for sure! I think we can all relate ... :lol:

    My biggest "Oh $#!T" moment on horseback was in the middle of a good sized oxer. Billet straps chose that moment to let go...
  8. You turn the corner ... your biggest "Oh $#!T!!!" moment ...

    Thought it would be "interesting" to hear the biggest "OH $H!T!!!" moments that happened to others. You know - those heart stopping moments that seem to last for hours when you turn the corner and...
  9. rosebudranch - that was the case before and...

    rosebudranch - that was the case before and "should" be the case going forward again - to a degree.

    I look at the overall picture and not every segment as its own entity, and previously, the stud...
  10. There absolutely are breeders that don't own...

    There absolutely are breeders that don't own their own farm and don't lease either. They board the mares out and then board the foals. I don't want to name names, but will invite them to this thread...
  11. Those who breed and dont have their own farm ...

    We have finally decided that our wonderful farm goes up for sale this year - once we have got some painting and landscaping done, the grass and flowers come in, the hay fields are growing and...
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    Some breeds "mesh" well together Look at Arab...

    Some breeds "mesh" well together

    Look at Arab / TB = Anglo Arabian
    AQHA / TB - Appendix Quarter Horse
    Clyde / TB - Half or 3/4 or 7/8 TB (depending on the Clyde percentage
    Trakehner/TB - Anglo...
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    Wendy - do you have anything in writing,...

    Wendy - do you have anything in writing, promising to look after your mare? Giving her a wonderful home? Maintaining her in excellent health and condition? ANYTHING like that at all before you agreed...
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    There is also the case in PA last year where...

    There is also the case in PA last year where "allegedly" many starving horses were taken from the care of a PA based trainer / HB exhibitor / breeder with the SPCA, sheriff and vet in attendance...
  15. One of my mares that I had for a LONG time did...

    One of my mares that I had for a LONG time did this. A patch on one side of her neck would be hot and steamy and the rest of her was bone dry. She'd be standing in her stall eating or sleeping with a...
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    Huge variation for me Other breeders wanting...

    Huge variation for me

    Other breeders wanting to add my breeding stock to their breeding program

    Ammy riders and juniors with a good coaching system in place that want something easy and user...
  17. The vet is coming back out tomorrow to run...

    The vet is coming back out tomorrow to run bloodwork and check a few other things as well. The young lady that rides him is working so Im heading over to help hold and assist as well

    Interesting...
  18. pharmgirl - from what I saw when the chiro was...

    pharmgirl - from what I saw when the chiro was there, his withers almost seem to be the worst spot. His shoulder - not so much. But he also almost moves from his front end - dragging himself from the...
  19. "SI" and/or back and/or wither injuries???

    We have a horse in the barn with what appears to be predominantly an SI injury - most probably happened before we got him so is in the chronic stage and no longer acute unless he does something to...
  20. My Guaranteed Gold cremello TB stallion ...

    My Guaranteed Gold cremello TB stallion

    www.TrueColoursFarm.com

    has been used on several Trakehner mares specifically to tone down the babies and make them more user friendly, as well as adding...
  21. Exactly. This is how I was alerted to her as well...

    Exactly. This is how I was alerted to her as well so it is doing its job to get the word out for sure on her ...
  22. She just tried to pull the same stunt with an...

    She just tried to pull the same stunt with an acquaintance of mine. I guess until she runs out of people to try it with, it will just go on and on and on ... :(
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    Bred my perlino TB mare - Pearlescent - to my...

    Bred my perlino TB mare - Pearlescent - to my cremello TB stallion - Guaranteed Gold - for the 5th time. She is due late January / early February 2015. So far this combination has produced 1...
  24. She just tried to do it with me as well. Still...

    She just tried to do it with me as well. Still very much actively trying to buy breeding stock. Contract signed and faxed back. Payment terms agreed to. Now comes crunch time and a payment is due and...
  25. Texarkana - thanks so much for the input and...

    Texarkana - thanks so much for the input and clarification, but the other thing I was told was that there were over 200 very different strains of salmonella and that is why a vaccine would be...
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