The Chronicle of the Horse
MagazineNewsHorse SportsHorse CareCOTH StoreVoicesThe Chronicle UntackedDirectoriesMarketplaceDates & Results
 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Schatzi09

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. This is why I weigh all the hay for each horse....

    This is why I weigh all the hay for each horse. Most boarding barns around me feed a couple flakes 2-3 times per day. Those boarders have complained about their horses losing weight over the winter...
  2. Replies
    34
    Views
    1,256

    In my contract I include up to 2% of the horse's...

    In my contract I include up to 2% of the horse's "ideal" body weight per day while inside. I use Cinch Chix nets which helps with keeping the hay from being wasted. I offer a basic sweet feed mix for...
  3. Monthly board charges are greatly dependent on...

    Monthly board charges are greatly dependent on the area you live in. I don't have an indoor but have a fenced outdoor, round pen, and tons of trails. Horses go out for 8 hrs minimum and stalls...
  4. Replies
    12
    Views
    750

    I have the sifter shovel from WF Valentine. I...

    I have the sifter shovel from WF Valentine. I works ok in sawdust but it does make you use your whole body to sift a stall. I much prefer my Fine Tines fork or my Brockwood Stall Shifter for the...
  5. Replies
    18
    Views
    679

    What about a topical product like Arena Rx? I've...

    What about a topical product like Arena Rx? I've never used it but know someone that applies it himself to his indoor arena footing. It keeps the dust down but puts a coating of footing/product on...
  6. Replies
    48
    Views
    2,273

    I found reliable help by contacting another...

    I found reliable help by contacting another boarding barn in my area and asking their current person if they'd like to do some extra work at my barn. I pay better than their current job so they're...
  7. Replies
    10
    Views
    382

    I have not used an independent nutritionist since...

    I have not used an independent nutritionist since I use Triple Crown products. I use their nutritionist and haven't had any issues. If you're not completely in love with any one feed company, then...
  8. I had a pregnant mare that went through bouts of...

    I had a pregnant mare that went through bouts of not eating hay or grain but would usually graze. I was very concerned with her since she was only about 7 months along and just acted picky. Vet...
  9. I have had calls come from my listing on PA Horse...

    I have had calls come from my listing on PA Horse Mall, Pittsburgh Area Equestrians on FB, and from advertising on the WPDA website, but most of my current boarders have come to me from word of...
  10. Replies
    14
    Views
    860

    I have a small (12 stall) barn located just south...

    I have a small (12 stall) barn located just south of Pittsburgh so I know the area well! My board is $320 and I also don't have an indoor. My competitors in the area have a very nice indoor and only...
  11. Replies
    18
    Views
    481

    Sucker for Horses - GMO = Group Member...

    Sucker for Horses - GMO = Group Member Organization.

    My 150 member GMO has D&O insurance and we're a not for profit. We got the insurance about 5 years ago at the request of the then-current...
  12. I used a load lock used in the trucking industry...

    I used a load lock used in the trucking industry to brace freight to secure buckets and the like in my GN nose. I secured to load lock about 6" above the floor of the GN to prevent things sliding...
  13. My mare cribs - always has! I've owned her from...

    My mare cribs - always has! I've owned her from the time she was a yearling and she's now 17! I have an embryo transfer foal from her that is now 4 and is stabled across the aisle from her cribbing...
  14. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,042

    I also received the book free in the mail. And...

    I also received the book free in the mail. And like LaurieB I also caught the genetic color blunder and kept wondering how that would figure in at the end of the mystery - but it didn't! I passed my...
  15. Replies
    58
    Views
    2,624

    When someone asks me this I tell them that even...

    When someone asks me this I tell them that even Tiger Woods takes golf lessons!
  16. One of my boarder's horses has a big tear in her...

    One of my boarder's horses has a big tear in her left hind DDFT. Mare is 23 yrs old and primarily a trail horse. Vet has her on 1 month of stall rest, recheck, shoe with a wedged eggbar shoe, and...
  17. Replies
    11
    Views
    310

    My machine is a large front load. I use a blanket...

    My machine is a large front load. I use a blanket wash called Caretex (I think) and they also make a reproofer. The nice man that sells it explained to me that proofers don't work if the blanket has...
  18. Sorry, I don't buy that "Race car drivers take...

    Sorry, I don't buy that "Race car drivers take high risks by violating the speed limit." Race car drivers are driving a vehicle built for that speed and has safety gear installed to lessen the...
  19. Replies
    5
    Views
    627

    Our dressage association had her in to do our...

    Our dressage association had her in to do our adult camps. She was wonderful! Very insightful and positive and always mindful of the horse's and rider's fitness issues! She's also a good lecturer.
  20. Elizabeth, PA

    I'm about 20 miles south of Pittsburgh. I'd love to meet with someone that wants to trail ride! I can do a relaxing walk or we can move on a bit! I have a trailer and could meet up with anyone in the...
  21. Replies
    5
    Views
    433

    I know he comes to a barn near me in PA each...

    I know he comes to a barn near me in PA each month during the summer. If you still need his contact info, I can ask that barn owner.
  22. Replies
    5
    Views
    433

    I know he comes to a barn near me in PA each...

    I know he comes to a barn near me in PA each month during the summer. If you still need his contact info, I can ask that barn owner.
  23. Replies
    5
    Views
    433

    I know he comes to a barn near me in PA each...

    I know he comes to a barn near me in PA each month during the summer. If you still need his contact info, I can ask that barn owner.
  24. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,650

    Our GMO offers a year end award in WD but we...

    Our GMO offers a year end award in WD but we require them to ride the USEF/USDF tests. The judges are traditional dressage judges and we also require a snaffle bit up to Third level. The WD horses...
  25. WPDA holds 2 recognized shows at Grand Haven...

    WPDA holds 2 recognized shows at Grand Haven Stables in Jefferson, OH. This year our June show is going to be AQHA sanctioned. Our show piggy backs with Grand Haven's show. The dates are June 7-9 I...
Results 1 to 25 of 93
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4
randomness