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    I put boots and helmet in my checked baggage. I...

    I put boots and helmet in my checked baggage. I stuff my boots with socks, underpants, rolled tanks / tees to keep the boots in shape (cedar trees I thought would be a bit heavy and bulky in the...
  2. Thread: Name my business!

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    Painted Black Realty (instead of Red Door?) -...

    Painted Black Realty (instead of Red Door?) - might suggest subliminally to people that thought they see a Red Door (realty sign) they really want Painted Black? Although not sure that the song...
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    8 - OTTB 20 - TB 15 - Arab 5 - OTTB 26 -...

    8 - OTTB
    20 - TB
    15 - Arab
    5 - OTTB
    26 - Canadian Sporthorse

    Some days I really think the 26 year old has more go than the rest of them combined - she could trot for days! =)
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    I agree - take some lessons and get back into the...

    I agree - take some lessons and get back into the swing of it. But you also might put your feelers out there and see if anyone in the area has horses and would like someone to ride with. I own 4 at...
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    Wow, I feel like that's pretty unprofessional of...

    Wow, I feel like that's pretty unprofessional of him. Are there any reviews of this trainer and farm? Have others experienced this with them? If it were me, I'd say no thank you, but I can certainly...
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    I use the Pro and love it! I can't say enough...

    I use the Pro and love it! I can't say enough great things about the results I've seen with my horses on the Pro. One mare I had that was a tough keeper was finally starting to really develop and...
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    I'm not an expert, but I think it also makes a...

    I'm not an expert, but I think it also makes a difference in which state you live. Most states have Equine Liability Acts, which help protect the barn. In NY, CA, and a couple others, there are no...
  8. Thread: colic?

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    Thank you all for the kind words of...

    Thank you all for the kind words of encouragement.

    The nearest place to get her in for surgery is 3 hours away, the vet felt that she would have died on the trailer trying to get her there....
  9. Thread: colic?

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    colic?

    It's taken me over a week to get through the tears enough to write this. I don't know what I'm looking for exactly - ideas? Support? Words of wisdom?

    On January 1 my mare had to be put down. I'm...
  10. Out of curiosity, what type of dressage saddle...

    Out of curiosity, what type of dressage saddle are you riding in? Really deep seat? Big blocks?

    When I started riding more dressage and less over fences, I felt like my leg was a lot less secure...
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    I make a starfish when I'm sleeping - diagonal...

    I make a starfish when I'm sleeping - diagonal across the bed, arms and legs all sprawled out. And I watch chick-flicks, and eat lots of sushi. =)
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    She's absolutely adorable! Very scary with the...

    She's absolutely adorable!
    Very scary with the choking - we have a gelding that is prone to choking. Dislike!
    Good luck with your sweet mare and hopefully it doesn't happen again!
  13. I had a mare that had chronic issues with...

    I had a mare that had chronic issues with cellulitis / lymphangitis. It seemed every other season she was having a leg blow up. We always treated very aggressively with intramuscular antibiotics for...
  14. I wear one when moving our bulk shavings, can get...

    I wear one when moving our bulk shavings, can get pretty dusty. I wear the disposable type with two elastic straps, and also end up with the red strap marks. But I figure that's no more unattractive...
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    When you have the saddle reflocked, does a...

    When you have the saddle reflocked, does a professional saddle fitter assess the saddle and reflock based on the horse's needs? If not, it might be a good idea to get a professional out to take a...
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    If you want to stay some place really unique, we...

    If you want to stay some place really unique, we love The Drake (http://www.thedrakehotel.ca/). It's way more trendy than we are, but neat to step out of our comfort zone when we can. The restaurant...
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    I actually liked last night's episode, and I feel...

    I actually liked last night's episode, and I feel like it's setting the stage for something major for next week. Carol and Beth are in the same facility, and we know Daryl's on the mission to get...
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    Does she have an social media accounts? Maybe do...

    Does she have an social media accounts? Maybe do a little digging to see places she frequents or things she's into? It might give you some more ideas! ;)
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    Sorry I'm joining this party kind of late. Only...

    Sorry I'm joining this party kind of late. Only made it through page 4 of the replies.

    I think that showing identification should be required - it's looked at for many the others rights protected...
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    I love these designs for halter and bridle tags!...

    I love these designs for halter and bridle tags! Her products are super cute and hand made. Highly recommend Nice Filly - Kristen does a great job!

    http://www.nicefilly.com/#!equine-gifts/c1qwe
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    I agree that I'd verbally offer before stepping...

    I agree that I'd verbally offer before stepping in.
    Where we live, there are lots of community support programs where a person with disabilities spends time going about traditional daily activities...
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    Who would I want this person to be? Ryan Gosling....

    Who would I want this person to be? Ryan Gosling. Because Ryan Gosling.
    ;)
  23. I have a gelding that was very standoffish for...

    I have a gelding that was very standoffish for nearly a year after coming off the track. Then one day he started adoring me - sees me coming even if he was just turned out with his buddies, but comes...
  24. I used to be a big fan, but when they went to the...

    I used to be a big fan, but when they went to the unibody years ago I lost some interest. Used to go to races, worked for one of the sponsors for a while way back when and would get pit passes and...
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    I look at it as a training aid. Less is more, in...

    I look at it as a training aid. Less is more, in my opinion.

    Rope halters do have more bite, and I feel they should only be used if and when absolutely needed. If you can get the job done and be...
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