Type: Posts; User: Janet
A -The entry fees from the unrated and C rated divisions are where the show makes its profit.
B- Those trainers ONLY go to the A shows, so they want all their clients showing at...
Just a clarification of terminology.
Eventing and Dressage have TDs (Technical Delegates)
Hunter/Jumper shows (and most other USEF disciplines) have Stewards.
Similar but not the same.
Could be ulcers
Could be Lyme, or other tick-borne disease
Could be something systemic
Could be liver, kidney, spleen, etc.
Could be something in the back or neck which does not respond to...
I would have the vet out. it sounds like a physical issue.
I use an old fashioned scrub brush, damp,with a little bit of shampoo on it, to "soap" and clean the face, then use a sponge to rinse off
Jingles for you and Bear.
Weymouth and Pelham are both towns in England
You look fine.
No One will laugh.
What is her breeding?
I have a couple of Connemara crosses.
I do not PULL, but I shorten (with a Solo comb) the manes to about 6 inches.
I only braid for Championships
My condolences to all of you.
Any history of Lyme disease?
When did this start?
Did it start suddenly?
Will she canter on the lunge?
Depends on where you are.
My sister found the VA insurance "not very expensive".
But when she spent 6 months in New York (primarily looking after our ailing father) she looked into teaching a...
I don't think that homeowners policies will cover it, but most FARM policies cover "care, custody, and control" coverage, which cover's boarders and (I think) non-paying visitors.
I have to fill...
Typically because the Barn Owner's insurance has a clause which requires all outside instructors to have insurance.
What is the EXPECTED time for the obstacle course?
I would not use the Time Limit for scheduling purposes if it is much longer than the expected time.
For instance, in Show Jumping, the Time...
The OP explained that this is NOT a dressage show, but an obstacle course.
The OP said that the OBSTACLE COURSE has a maximum time of 8 minutes.
Why would you think that the person leasing her horse would be a "client"?
There are many factors which determine how long a horse will be sound:
One is conformation
Another is other genetic tendencies (such as arthritis) that do not show up as confrmation
In my experience, most schooling shows will not allow a do-over to count for ribbons.
If the show is undersubscribed, or if there is an opening due to a scratch. some schooling shows will gladly...
Did you ask?
Did to offer to pay a second entry fee?
It may not even be a previously identified "rule". It is more likely a judgment call based on the specific circumstances.
Better to ask about their general approach: focus of complying with the...
I agree with BFNE.
It is just different, and often "different" is good.
A lot of us tend not to think ahead enough when jumping. We don't think about jump 2 until we have finished thinking...
I made a big pot of oatmeal for mine for Christmas. (with carrots, turnips and apples on top)
None of them particularly liked it, but they did EVENTUALLY finish it.
They were looking at me so...
I use a Solo-comb.
If I need to thin it, I take each group of a few hairs all the way back to the roots before cutting. If I need to shorten without thinning, I go up a random distnce, so there...
I wondered if she is is using "reverse psychology" to make Lord Merton MORE appealing.