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    I've had 2 horses on polar ends of the "personal...

    I've had 2 horses on polar ends of the "personal bubble spectrum" and one right in the middle. The first horse is very respectful of my space naturally. Never really had to train it into him. Another...
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    OP, I think you really need a mentor. It sounds...

    OP, I think you really need a mentor. It sounds like there are some things that you are your parents are clearly missing.

    -At a bare minimum barefoot, pasture sound horses should be trimmed...
  3. A pintaloosa could look somewhat similar, but...

    A pintaloosa could look somewhat similar, but most of the time they just look fugly IMHO :lol:.
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    Every time I see a mounting post I have to throw...

    Every time I see a mounting post I have to throw in my two cents because I got in a bad accident 10 years ago with a horse that was bad about mounting.

    I clearly did some things wrong. First I...
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    I leased my gelding off site and he's super hard...

    I leased my gelding off site and he's super hard to fit so I pretty much had to lease his saddle out along with him. I think I ended up charging about $50 a month and wrote into the contract the...
  6. To piggy back of woodhillsmanhattan, I like to...

    To piggy back of woodhillsmanhattan, I like to push myself not by fence height so much, but by course complexity. In my last lesson I think the biggest jump was 2'9 and the smallest was a crossrail...
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    XW, but they had to really adjust the flocking to...

    XW, but they had to really adjust the flocking to get it just right. My gelding is a freaking tank.
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    OP, I am ashamed to say this, but after nearly 20...

    OP, I am ashamed to say this, but after nearly 20 years of somewhat regular lessons I still have to look down every time I trot to make sure I'm on the correct diagonal. I have never mastered feeling...
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    OP, I think it's definitely time to try out some...

    OP, I think it's definitely time to try out some new instructors. Just like Fry said, you don't have to tell your current instructor... Just go have a few lessons with other people.

    There are...
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    Like others have said, the Innovation tree runs...

    Like others have said, the Innovation tree runs really wide, so a M tree on the Innovation will fit a lot like the MW Quantum.

    $1850 is a really good deal I think. My gelding measured a XW in the...
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    It all depends on the class rules. A local...

    It all depends on the class rules. A local schooling show has a green horse / green rider class that is open to green riders on schoolies or experienced riders on greenies. I have entered that class...
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    I've known some people with BSS and maybe...

    I've known some people with BSS and maybe slightly suffer from it with one of my own horses :lol: Luckily the only people who I have known with it just stopped riding their horses and fed them treats...
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    The ranch had a horse like that a few years ago....

    The ranch had a horse like that a few years ago. I was horrified and pointed it out to DH. He looked back at me all nonchalant like and said "If it works, it's line breeding, if it doesn't, it's...
  14. I'm your age (well, 27) and started out in a...

    I'm your age (well, 27) and started out in a horse field when I got out of college. The hours were long, the vacation/sick time was nonexistent, pay was insanely low, but I did have health insurance....
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    My horse went through a phase where he hung out...

    My horse went through a phase where he hung out with "a bad crowd" of half feral broodmares and they didn't like people so he ran off with them. I ended up having to work with the broodmares so they...
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    I have the same problem, but I can't get the...

    I have the same problem, but I can't get the leather piece to stay snapped closed. it always comes unsnapped and next thing i know my tall boots are half way unzipped. Following this thread!
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    So just a regular day at a breed show! My first...

    So just a regular day at a breed show! My first APHA show was certainly an experience. Definitely different than any HJ show I'm used to...
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    Dogs at the barn seem like a thing of the past....

    Dogs at the barn seem like a thing of the past. When I was a kid it seemed like everyone could bring their dogs, but I haven't been at a barn that allowed outside dogs in at least 10 years...

    I...
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    When people leave rope halters on their horses in...

    When people leave rope halters on their horses in the stall or when they're turned out. Bonus points if the halter is super loose around the nose/chin area.
  20. I went Black Country for my extra wide guy, but...

    I went Black Country for my extra wide guy, but he didn't have the high withers your guy has. My gelding is a mutton withered keg on legs.
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    OP, I'm about 10 years older than you (graduated...

    OP, I'm about 10 years older than you (graduated in '05) and I started dating a guy that was 3 years older than me senior year and it lasted through my first two years of college. He was helping...
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    Now there's a name for it! Yes! I work from home...

    Now there's a name for it! Yes! I work from home and have a 3/4 nest. I keep the right side open for easy access to the nest.

    In front is my desk with all the work essentials. Below the desk on...
  23. This thread has been sweet, hilarious, and...

    This thread has been sweet, hilarious, and hopeful!

    I calmed down and did the toothpaste thing last night. DH thought it was soooo sexyyyyy. Woke up this morning with the same angry nasty cyst,...
  24. About to perform in home surgery - talk me off the ledge with cystic acne!

    Oh.My.God. I switched to Mirena 8 months ago and a month or so later I developed the skin of a 15 year old all over my damn body. I am so fed up. I haven't had acne issues since I was 17 or so and...
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    Let me know if you do any clinics or cow working...

    Let me know if you do any clinics or cow working outings! RH is pretty good around cows... Like they don't freak him out or anything... But we don't know what we're doing :lol: We just chase them...
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