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  1. Wow, this ia all very generous, and two more...

    Wow, this ia all very generous, and two more stalls to boot. I guess if the OP doesn't care about the costs to herself, why should we. Except she wondered what the discount cost should be.

    OP,...
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    and Quoted for posterity So you own...

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    Quoted for posterity

    So you own the horse ("given to me for free years ago") but want to put a lien on it so the former owner is forced to hand over papers?? Color me cornfused.
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    No, summer of 8th grade, going into 9th. In my...

    No, summer of 8th grade, going into 9th. In my school system 9th grade was high school, and I think it was a case of over zeleaous mothers wanting to remain in control of their teenager's activities....
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    OK. First date ever. 8th grade, I was a music...

    OK. First date ever.

    8th grade, I was a music student at a very competative, serious music school and in 8th grade you got to be in a club, forget what kind, where you did greek tragedies, and...
  5. So right with every one on this Dover thing. ...

    So right with every one on this Dover thing.

    But then

    http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/articles/marketwire/1169944.htm

    A new Dover store? Right on my way home?? Say what? WHAT?? Wow!!
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    But I have to say, most horses come with their...

    But I have to say, most horses come with their own name, which they reveal to you upon meeting them, or in the first day or two. It really is jumping the gun to make a name up for a horse you haven't...
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    I really, really like Range Rover

    I really, really like Range Rover
  8. You don't have to knock on her door to take...

    You don't have to knock on her door to take things into your own hands, you know. Call your humane people and call your local dog pound and find out if there is a program to trap and fix feral cats....
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    First you have to dig out the slop, get down to...

    First you have to dig out the slop, get down to hard.

    You always have to pick up manure, every day. Do not allow any to stay on the ground, it composts into slop.

    Do not add any organic matter,...
  10. Could also be a compensation injury to a lameness...

    Could also be a compensation injury to a lameness elsewhere. The horse needs a thorough lameness workup. I would not assume "pulled back in crossties" just because his neck was stiff on one side....
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    I repeat what someone else said: I would never...

    I repeat what someone else said: I would never make any medical decision about my horse based on what pleased the barn manager.

    I would consider what was best for the horse and his needs...
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    I would clip the area. Perhaps you didn't...

    I would clip the area.

    Perhaps you didn't read it, vaseline the area .
  13. This is what I was thinking. When I read that I...

    This is what I was thinking. When I read that I was like, whaa?? You can't mix your leach fields with horse pasture. You can't even walk your horses onto leach fields.
  14. Because violence is about control, and religion...

    Because violence is about control, and religion is about control. That's why they connect so well.
  15. I would want to withdraw all meds, as well, but...

    I would want to withdraw all meds, as well, but not pain meds, such as morphine. Realize that being in pain prolongs your ability to actually die. When paitients are given morphine or other, they...
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    downen, I know, that was a laugher, for sure.

    downen, I know, that was a laugher, for sure.
  17. I'd be leaning towards warts/virus. Fungus and...

    I'd be leaning towards warts/virus. Fungus and Bacteria respond to anti-stuff. Very wierd. I wonder why so many vets "have no idea".
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    I wouldn't buy at the top end of your budget. If...

    I wouldn't buy at the top end of your budget. If you think you are stretching now, before you even have bought it or moved in, wait until you are in and all kinds of hidden expenses pop up. Extra...
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    My guess is that the mare is very out of...

    My guess is that the mare is very out of condition. It takes a good year of conidtining for horses to balance well at the canter and to go more than a few steps it can take several months of...
  20. I know what you are doing - you are frozen in...

    I know what you are doing - you are frozen in your over the jump position - so that when you land, you are landing on yourself. You need to take a step back and focus on the change when you come down...
  21. I would not consider that property unless the...

    I would not consider that property unless the rental was excluded from the purchase. There is no way I would take someone else's contract and rental of my property in a purchase. Is she crazy? Its...
  22. I would walk from that. Its your property. If you...

    I would walk from that. Its your property. If you want to rent it, you need to choose the renter, including that horse. Note I postulated the possiblity of just one horse. For example.
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    Jackie, she's not being crucified for not being...

    Jackie, she's not being crucified for not being perfect. None of us are perfect. She's being criticized for not taking the advice she's asked for and looking for reasons not to follow through. People...
  24. zoning, taxes, building set backs, drainage,...

    zoning, taxes, building set backs, drainage, access to different areas of the property, unusable land includes sewar, leaching field, wells and wetlands.
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    Secretariat. Period.

    Secretariat. Period.
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