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  1. Charles Owens are on sale right now.

    Charles Owens are on sale right now.
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    Always check a temp before giving Banamine. ...

    Always check a temp before giving Banamine.

    How is your barn owner giving Banamine? I hope she is not giving it IM. Also, I don't think I would want a bo giving Banamine IV. If she doesn't know...
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    I have the blue Kobalt one from Lowes and am...

    I have the blue Kobalt one from Lowes and am happy with it. It is small enough to keep it in my truck when I trailer somewhere.
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    As a 60 year old, recently retired, not very...

    As a 60 year old, recently retired, not very capable, rider, I know what I like to buy. My Irish Draught came from a good breeder. He is calm, sweet, and reliable, but not a big time show horse. We...
  5. Thread: Ireland 2015

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    We went to the Royal Dublin Horse Show this past...

    We went to the Royal Dublin Horse Show this past summer. It was so much fun.
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    I would take the shoes off if they can keep him...

    I would take the shoes off if they can keep him on good footing and keep him from being beaten up by other horses if he is a little slow while getting used to being barefoot. If he is sore for a few...
  7. Be prepared to ride your horse in some of the...

    Be prepared to ride your horse in some of the saddles. Have your helmet, boots, saddle pad, girth, etc. available.

    Enjoy yourself. It is nice to ride in a saddle that fits you and your horse. I...
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    People sometimes get an autoimmune chronic...

    People sometimes get an autoimmune chronic urticaria that seems unrelated to allergies, and usually resolves after months. Often oral antihistamine and Zantac/ranitidine relieve the hives in people....
  9. Thread: Ireland 2015

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    Turn your data off on your phone and iPad when...

    Turn your data off on your phone and iPad when you don't have wifi. International data plans are expensive, and if you don't get a plan, it is really expensive to surf the web.
  10. Thread: Ireland 2015

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    When we were in Ireland in August, we had an...

    When we were in Ireland in August, we had an international plan for our iPhones. It worked for calling and texting.
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    Fit to be Tied, the are lots of well qualified...

    Fit to be Tied, the are lots of well qualified PhDs who would love to teach at community colleges. Unemployment among PhDs is not rare, in part because research dollars were cut during the recession....
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    In our neighborhood, all of the barn cats were...

    In our neighborhood, all of the barn cats were fine despite a healthy fox population. When coyotes moved in, not only did they kill a lot of foxes, but they decimated the outdoor cat population. I...
  13. The internet is awesome for learning to cook. I...

    The internet is awesome for learning to cook. I am a decent cook but I learn a lot from allrecipes.com and other cooking/recipe websites.

    My younger daughter refused to learn to cook until she got...
  14. Frog Pond, I am glad you clarified that. My Ryobi...

    Frog Pond, I am glad you clarified that. My Ryobi is a 40 volt. I forgot that they also make the 18 volt. I can't imagine that an 18 volt would do what I need.
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    Has the vet seen the foal? If the foal has any...

    Has the vet seen the foal? If the foal has any kind of infection, the foal needs immediate care. Do you have frozen colostrum that you can give and milk powder that you can mix up and bottle feed? If...
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    I believe fraud is rampant in the disability...

    I believe fraud is rampant in the disability system. My pediatrician coworker was remarking one day last spring that she was seeing a toddler who had a feeding tube inserted because she was not...
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    I did the desensitizing every day for weeks, then...

    I did the desensitizing every day for weeks, then less frequently.
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    I am amazed at people who expect the vet to just...

    I am amazed at people who expect the vet to just deal with it when a 1200 lb horse is out of control for an injection. Vets are not magicians. They have techniques to get the job done, but it is the...
  19. We had a big abscess 1 1/2 years ago. With the...

    We had a big abscess 1 1/2 years ago. With the hospital plate, he was sound, so we did that for weeks.

    If your horse isn't getting better, you might ask for more X-rays. My friend's horse had an...
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    My boys are not always good drinkers when it is...

    My boys are not always good drinkers when it is cold. I have been putting a flake of Standlee compressed alfalfa in a heated bucket of water while I am cleaning the barn. In the time it takes me to...
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    What was the original injury? Certainly a DDFT...

    What was the original injury? Certainly a DDFT can heal in an older horse. How bad was the injury originally? How old is he?
  22. Blundstones.

    Blundstones.
  23. Ocala, Florida.

    Ocala, Florida.
  24. I have a Ryobi lithium battery chain saw and love...

    I have a Ryobi lithium battery chain saw and love it. It works well on fence boards. I used it to cut a dead dogwood tree and some rhododendrons. It weighs about 9lbs, which is about what I can...
  25. Civil or mechanical engineer?

    Civil or mechanical engineer?
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