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    I don't know about her as a clinician but she...

    I don't know about her as a clinician but she judged me last year and I really appreciated her remarks. Very fair, consistent and helpful, and gave me some good ideas to work with.
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    Arena contractor recommendations, Loudoun?

    Posted further down about needing repairs on my outdoor arena. I'm looking for recommendations for someone experienced who works in my area. Anybody have suggestions?
  3. Thanks, guys, for the advice. CH, I think I...

    Thanks, guys, for the advice. CH, I think I remember when you were at that farm - that is a scary story, those poor people! I don't think my arena is nearly that problematic...in fact I had no...
  4. How to deal with arena base problems? *UPDATE* now what??

    I'm having some issues with my outdoor arena and am frustrated. I had the thing built almost 4 years ago and it has been usable, but not trouble free. Right now I am worried because with the...
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    How to improve a muddy run-in/paddock

    I'm going to try to describe this well enough to picture as I don't have any photos right now. We have a great old run-in shed on our property that we re-braced and fixed up a few years ago. It is...
  6. CUTE black medium pony mare, free lease to right situation in VA

    I have a top of the line medium (perm card @ 13.2) black pony mare that I do not have time to keep going, and I'm looking to free lease her out to an approved situation. She is sweet, adorable, no...
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    Pony consignment in VA or nearby?

    I have a pony that I need to sell but really don't have time to ride or market myself. This isn't a high dollar pony, but a cute local quality medium that hasn't shown and is 9. Could anyone...
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    bagged vs. bulk shavings, and NoVA suppliers

    Bagged or bulk, what do you use on your small farms? I've used mostly bagged over the years, and experimented with many types. Currently I favor the Guardian Swift Pick "sawdust" (more like mini...
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    quality supplier in Loudoun?

    I've used several different local people but have had trouble getting consistent high quality grass hay. Can anyone recommend a supplier that has really nice 1st cut grass hay (prefer timothy)...
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    Call Mike Bramhall in Lovettsville. He did my...

    Call Mike Bramhall in Lovettsville. He did my whole ring and did a great job. It is 4" compacted stonedust + 2" loose stonedust that compacted itself over time + 1 inch of washed sand done 2 years...
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    The 3k figure is either for a pre-made Amish shed...

    The 3k figure is either for a pre-made Amish shed or materials + labor for a hand built one with us helping someone else do the building (neither hubby nor I are skilled enough to do the construction...
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    Pre-built vs. pole built run in shed?

    Sorry if this has been discussed before, but we are looking into putting in a run in shed and are trying to decide whether we should just buy one of the pre-built, deliver to your site ones, or...
  13. Anybody know a pony jock looking for saddle time in NoVA?

    I just posted in the horseless riders thread in Off Course but thought I'd mention it here in case people don't look in that thread regularly. I have a couple of ponies if anyone knows a kid rider...
  14. Sticky: Medium and small ponies, Northern VA

    I have 2 ponies that would love riders. I am in Lovettsville and have a nice private farm with a large outdoor & some jumps. The medium can carry a petite adult, the small needs a kid. I have a...
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    That's awesome. Congratulations HH!!!!

    That's awesome. Congratulations HH!!!!
  16. Samotis, how much (in lbs) are you supposed to...

    Samotis, how much (in lbs) are you supposed to feed of the ProAdd? Also, can you feed it without wetting it down?

    For those who suggested Platinum Performance, I am going to look into that also....
  17. Best vit/min for air fern performance ponies?

    I was feeding my 13.2h dressage pony Linpro + Quiessence along with free choice 2nd cut timothy, limited pasture and a plain salt block, but she's starting to leave some of the supplements. She...
  18. Best size/type manure spreader for 4-5 horses

    I want to get rid of my little 25 bushel spreader. I don't like the handle mechanisms (they have broken twice with $$ repairs) and it is just too small for my liking. I have just 2 horses right now...
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    gothedistance, yes it is a stinker that we are no...

    gothedistance, yes it is a stinker that we are no longer open space eligible. But glad to know that indeed, boarding is a legit land use activity. Where did you see that info about the BOS...
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    Yes, I looked into Open Space but our property...

    Yes, I looked into Open Space but our property unfortunately is no longer in an eligible district. It was changed in April of '08 so that we can't apply for it. Bummer because that would have been...
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    Can't speak for intercollegiate dressage but I...

    Can't speak for intercollegiate dressage but I was heavily involved with my school's team (they only had H/J) and it was a great experience. I came from riding hunters and equitation as a junior at...
  22. Oxy Clean! You can get tubs of it at Costco. ...

    Oxy Clean! You can get tubs of it at Costco. Put it in with regular detergent and really works to get the lingering odor out.
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    Loudoun County & land use - farm owners?

    For those of you who have your own place in Loudoun, do you have land use on some or all of your property, and if so, how do you keep it (make hay, livestock, etc?) I've been making hay for the last...
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    I tried pellets (both Woody Pet and Equine Fresh)...

    I tried pellets (both Woody Pet and Equine Fresh) for a couple of seasons a while ago and just was not happy with it as bedding. My complaint was DUST - unless I misted daily the dust was really...
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    Susan, I am so sorry to hear about Boleem. What...

    Susan, I am so sorry to hear about Boleem. What a beautiful and stately gentleman he was - I will always remember his huge, soft eyes and how he loved having you scratch his back. Hugs for you and...
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