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    pumula horse transport, Rowan is amazing....does...

    pumula horse transport, Rowan is amazing....does a lot on the I95 corridor..
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    we are trying to stay warm here.. fortunately, we...

    we are trying to stay warm here.. fortunately, we had the blizzard that never happened but I am tired of the cold. I just want 40 degrees... will try and catch up tomorrow so much going on..... just...
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    Well, gone for a week or so and I feel I have...

    Well, gone for a week or so and I feel I have missed so much! The weather here has been frightful.. At least the wind has quit for a little while.. I did ride on Tuesday. He was to say a bit zippy!...
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    oh well, we will be between Los Angeles and San...

    oh well, we will be between Los Angeles and San Diego... Maybe one of these days you could come east? When it is a little warmer...
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    Faye where in Cal are you? We will most likely be...

    Faye where in Cal are you? We will most likely be out there at the end of March. In the southern area....
    50's? where's my bathing suit?
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    There is still no ridng here in NY... this...

    There is still no ridng here in NY... this morning the temp was2 real feel -18....
    Where is spring? Well, I am okay with it because Nov and Dec were much better then last year... Sunday is supposed...
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    Last summer I bought a used Custom Saddlery...

    Last summer I bought a used Custom Saddlery saddle. It is an older model but I got a great price and use it on my 19 year old Trak! He will be working for a while.. They are worth the money. Used...
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    MPSbarnmanager I think the best advice I ever...

    MPSbarnmanager I think the best advice I ever heard for an approach to a fence was watching a lesson by Denny Emerson... Feet forward, hips back and chin up... Worked like a charm....
    Congrats on...
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    Paradox...Well, you are considerably warmer then...

    Paradox...Well, you are considerably warmer then us... We are presently at 11 without the wind. If it were 28 I would ride...Good luck with the dressage.. Let me know how it goes when the weather...
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    Bergen.. If you want to event you really need to...

    Bergen.. If you want to event you really need to start with dressage. The basics are so important. The connection and the ability to control all the different parts of your horse at various gaits...
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    Paradox- Believe me when I made the choice not to...

    Paradox- Believe me when I made the choice not to jump any more I thought I would do better then I have. Dressage is harder then jumping!.. The issue is not that you canter or trot but how you canter...
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    I feel like it has been ages since I posted! I...

    I feel like it has been ages since I posted! I have not ridden really in almost 10 days.. work has gotten in the way and the weather this week is! UGH... I have so much to catch up on it is...
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    I myself was a H/J rider way back in the early...

    I myself was a H/J rider way back in the early 70's, never really learned the true basics. yes, I could w-t-c and but the connection to the back end of the horse was missing. When I switched to...
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    When my daughter started taking her first lessons...

    When my daughter started taking her first lessons at a local h/j barn she was never even exposed to the basics. They could not wait for her to jump her first Xrail! I stopped that she needs to learn...
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    I would hope that at this level the basics are...

    I would hope that at this level the basics are instilled long ago.. I certainly want them to improve but I would not expect it to be with the basic riding skills.. contact and acceptance are not only...
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    I must add that more and more students are...

    I must add that more and more students are getting away from the basics.. Isn't an old Georgism... a jump is an obstacle in the middle of your flat work? It seems like so many people are so worried...
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    Zippers placed

    My daughter got given a pair of boots. I would like to have zippers with the elastic piece put in. Is there a way to add them without her having to be fit and does anyone have any suggestions on...
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    bornfreenowexpensive..where is your place?

    bornfreenowexpensive..where is your place?
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    I would check out the sporthorse breeding forum...

    I would check out the sporthorse breeding forum they might be able to shed some light...
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    I hate FB groups... stay on COTH they like us...

    I hate FB groups... stay on COTH they like us here so this thread will go on forever :-)

    Fin- I love walk work because it is hard. I have learned how to get my horse to stretch at the walk and be...
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    luckymaverick I would say be comfy at the canter...

    luckymaverick I would say be comfy at the canter all the time before you jump anything. Spend a lot of time regulating the speed of the canter so you know you are in control. It could easily unravel...
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    Luckymaverick. please do not beat yourself up...

    Luckymaverick. please do not beat yourself up about not being the rider the pony deserves. You are fair and you care, that is all the pony wants. She does not know the potential inside. I have lots...
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    Did I ever tell you guys how awesome you are? He...

    Did I ever tell you guys how awesome you are? He is a good boy and he has tons to teach us. I will not have pictures until I lose 30lbs! But I will of my daughter... I know he is not the easiest...
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    Well guys I did it! I cantered today. He was so...

    Well guys I did it! I cantered today. He was so good that my trainer asked if I wanted to albeit it was on the lunge line but we did it and it was not too bad! She agreed that I can stay on the line...
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    BergenCtyrider. there is someone who drives up...

    BergenCtyrider. there is someone who drives up from that area and two come from the city. I would always love for people to come and join us we have so much fun. No one judges you or your horse. They...
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