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    Ah yes... will do this..... and it depends on the...

    Ah yes... will do this..... and it depends on the horse. More sensitive horses I get a long with much better. The tougher ones that belong to me; I will baby them. I think mentally for me it's I...
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    I have had five children. Each pregnancy is so...

    I have had five children.

    Each pregnancy is so different. I have ridden up to 7 months with one, not at all with another because of medical issues, and up to two months with another.

    IMHO - I...
  3. Depends where you live. I would think the BO...

    Depends where you live. I would think the BO would be responsible but the only way to find out is court.

    In my area we have small claims (maximum claim of $5,000) for a filing fee of $25.00. You...
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    Depends on the horse. When I was younger...

    Depends on the horse.

    When I was younger when I competed in Competitive Trail Trials the horses were tied to the trailer all night while we slept in the truck/camper in front of them. We could...
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    In 30 years I have never had issue with it. ...

    In 30 years I have never had issue with it.

    Some horses are easier than others so always take training tips with a grain of salt. Assess what works for your horse and continue.

    A lot also...
  6. Not me! I guess it's because I have had too much...

    Not me! I guess it's because I have had too much heartbreak from the dreaded navicular area issues.

    At that age I want my horse to have "perfect" xrays to start and then it goes from there.
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  7. Can you send radiographs to another vet for...

    Can you send radiographs to another vet for second opinion? That's if you want to spend more money....

    I would also decline - too much heartbreak involved. Horse may go well for a very long time...
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    What about asking for the change across the long...

    What about asking for the change across the long diagonal in the arena? If she knows leg yields this works.

    Track left - left lead, canter across the long diagonal of the arena - leg yield left...
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    Sounds like you need to shop for breeches to find...

    Sounds like you need to shop for breeches to find something that fits better. Maybe Tuff Riders are not the brand for you. I had this experience and finally found two types of breeches that fit my...
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    Spur marks can come from rounded spurs... it's...

    Spur marks can come from rounded spurs... it's more of a rub than bashing them in the ribs anyway.

    I would say I am very very sorry this happened to ----- horse!!! Further say - I did not notice...
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    I found that same to be true too. When panels out...

    I found that same to be true too. When panels out of the slant horses were ALWAYS facing with heads backwards.
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    Good points. I didn't think about that. Horses...

    Good points. I didn't think about that. Horses load really nice in the slant and can do it by myself.

    So I guess for the OP depends on what you will be hauling. I too prefer trailers with...
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    I have a three horse slant and it has no escape...

    I have a three horse slant and it has no escape doors. I had a friend trailer my horses a few times and she had a two horse straight (NO MANGERS) and it is sooo nice. When and if I ever sell my...
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    I noticed how old the thread was too... but since...

    I noticed how old the thread was too... but since the poster only had 9 posts under her/his belt maybe they should just get reserve ;)
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    No problem :) I post a lot of facebook videos...

    No problem :) I post a lot of facebook videos and pictures so my name is out there too. I have friends on my facebook that I met here on COTH and it's been so nice.

    I think my little horse...
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    OH thank you amandaw!!!!! If that is him he's...

    OH thank you amandaw!!!!! If that is him he's adorable. I wonder how tall Dress Balou is????
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    Thanks for the replies. And sorry...

    Thanks for the replies.




    And sorry don't understand this comment?
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    Aaron Vale and Dress Balou ??

    Curious to know if anyone has seen this horse or has him on video? I am fascinated with Hunters. And when I read a story like this on COTH; I want to know more.
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    Hmmm strange... I had an EPM horse and he was...

    Hmmm strange...

    I had an EPM horse and he was not spooky but I would guess it depends on the individual. They should show some neurological/ataxia sings.

    Ruling out health issues first,...
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    You don't mention time frames. How long have you...

    You don't mention time frames. How long have you been working him until he started this?

    Has someone in the barn changed his feed/feeding program?

    Did he come from someplace you don't know...
  21. I have a horse that jumped like that sometimes....

    I have a horse that jumped like that sometimes. He looked like Superman.

    I rode him Hunters (not A circuit) and he did fine. I found keeping distances shorter than long appeared better and never...
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    Maybe better to build a shelter? Even just a...

    Maybe better to build a shelter? Even just a cover. I prefer to keep my hay in an enclosed storage to keep out opossums that are in our area.

    But interestingly when I buy hay; all suppliers...
  23. Thanks :) it was fun and in Cali palms grow well...

    Thanks :) it was fun and in Cali palms grow well - but not a good plant near horses. They LOVE them and will strip the fronds. Not toxic (however) since I own such special beasts, once the tree...
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    I used to do something similar because I would...

    I used to do something similar because I would clean stalls at night and the guy that would dump for me didn't come to the barn until morning.

    I used an old umbrella canvas from one that the metal...
  25. I planted grass so my horses could mow it. :) I...

    I planted grass so my horses could mow it. :) I am with those that go for the low maintenance plan......
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