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    I just added Friday I'm in Love (the Cure) to my...

    I just added Friday I'm in Love (the Cure) to my mp3 workout list. One of my favorite happy songs. Also Live is Life (Opus). Night (Bruce) could go on and on.....!
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    If you haven't already explored this, look at...

    If you haven't already explored this, look at Marijke de Jong's Straightness Training site. She has a course that guides you through a progression of lessons that correct asymmetry. Lots of...
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    Here is an article comparing heat tolerance in...

    Here is an article comparing heat tolerance in riders and horses and advice on prepping for competitions.

    http://atguelph.uoguelph.ca/2010/06/when-the-rider-is-hot-the-horse-is-hotter/
  4. Here is a good article about probiotics: ...

    Here is a good article about probiotics:

    http://www.thehorse.com/articles/31697/study-evaluates-effects-of-probiotics-for-horses?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_medium=nutrition&utm_campaign=04-22-2013...
  5. I think I fixed my then 3 yo's idea about the...

    I think I fixed my then 3 yo's idea about the rear option by accident (literally). She went up and I believe I pulled her off balance. We both went down. No injury- however, she's not gone up...
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    I have had good luck with adding chopped forage...

    I have had good luck with adding chopped forage for my mare who has become very choose-y with her hay. She likes the Triple Crown Safe Starch.
  7. I'm in NH and horses have in/out from their...

    I'm in NH and horses have in/out from their stalls year round. 10' overhangs- like SharonA described- have been about the best addition I made to the barn. I also had big sliders hung from...
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    as far as the safety- are the goggles worn by...

    as far as the safety- are the goggles worn by jockeys all safety rated? I know they use them for flying mud etc, but maybe also for sun protection.
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    First subscribed a good 40 years ago but I too...

    First subscribed a good 40 years ago but I too will be thinking about the renewal. I find it too busy- almost tabloid-ish, the size of highlighted quotes is monstrous- I can practically measure...
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    it is a boar-ding barn after all? :lol:

    it is a boar-ding barn after all? :lol:
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    Angelo Telatin has videos that can be accessed...

    Angelo Telatin has videos that can be accessed through his facebook page. He is a professor of Equine Behavior at Delaware Valley College. This one is especially fun- I want to try to duplicate it...
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    I am wearing my helmet even now as I beat my head...

    I am wearing my helmet even now as I beat my head on the desk reading some of these posts.
  13. I have bartered. Friends call on each other...

    I have bartered. Friends call on each other regularly. The amount of help I'll need does not lend itself to relying solely on friends to volunteer their time. some, yes- but not all that I will...
  14. Hiring a pet sitter is not as easy as it sounds. ...

    Hiring a pet sitter is not as easy as it sounds. Need to be careful about hiring an independent contractor vs employee. If an employee, you have to have workmans comp. and maybe have to withhold...
  15. my sister has found this definition from the IRS...

    my sister has found this definition from the IRS regulations that shows a "groom" can be a domestic employee:

    "(2) Domestic service in a private home of the employer. Services of a household...
  16. doing my part to stimulate the economy..... 1...

    doing my part to stimulate the economy..... 1 more job created!
  17. thanks- I worded that wrong. Meant that the...

    thanks- I worded that wrong. Meant that the rule doesn't apply unless more than 1700 is paid.

    I did not get through to IRS, but my insurance agent pretty much confirmed that I'll need to...
  18. Thanks for all the replies. I suspected as much...

    Thanks for all the replies. I suspected as much as far as having to withhold for taxes, and I'm learning more than I would care to in normal circumstances.

    Janet- I believe in NH, where I am,...
  19. UPDATE see #16: barn help on "hobby" farms- ? withholding taxes on wages

    I am hiring help this winter because I'll be out of commission for health reasons. Does anyone know- if you have horses at home, and do not operate a business, and hire people for part time barn...
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    oh my- thank you riderboy for starting this...

    oh my- thank you riderboy for starting this discussion and to everyone who has written in. I am getting ready to arrange some per diem help with my 2 horses and will be sure to have an indemnity...
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    Winters are tough, but barns are so cozy. One of...

    Winters are tough, but barns are so cozy. One of my favorite scenes is when, after I feed in the dark a.m., I'm walking back down the drive with the paper and look down on the barn with its lights...
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    Earlier this summer my mare developed hives and...

    Earlier this summer my mare developed hives and then the skin scurfed for at least a week. I am certain this was caused by the Pyranha. Had never used it before and I won't again. I gave her...
  23. Thread: FLIES!!!!!

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    I'm just wondering if there is an area where the...

    I'm just wondering if there is an area where the bugs are not bad right now. PNW supposedly is relatively bug free- are they worse there also this year?
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    I keep thinking about SW Virginia- around...

    I keep thinking about SW Virginia- around Blacksburg where the elevation helps moderate the summer heat. I wouldn't want to forego winter entirely but having less than what settles in here in NH...
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    Maybe a "carrier" that would make it more...

    Maybe a "carrier" that would make it more appealing. just at thought.

    www.horse20.com
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