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  1. A big "YES!!!" here too! :) Bought back one of...

    A big "YES!!!" here too! :)

    Bought back one of my homebred youngsters last year and then sold him to a client in the States. Am just in the process of buying another of my stallion's offspring - I...
  2. he never stood a chance. He was never given a...

    he never stood a chance. He was never given a fair shake or a break ... :(

    It was a cluster$#@! of the greatest proportions

    Several of us tried to buy him just to get him the Hell out of there....
  3. Gold Apollo was fine. I believe he died of old...

    Gold Apollo was fine. I believe he died of old age and was beautifully taken care of until the end, by all accounts

    Milkie's Desire? Not so much, very unfortunately ... :( ... there are some old...
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    Honestly? Get her Bossys Bib - www.bossysbibs.com...

    Honestly? Get her Bossys Bib - www.bossysbibs.com and you can keep the existing blanket

    It will prevent the blanket from rubbing out the wither area ...
  5. Gold Apollo was an amazing stallion. So was...

    Gold Apollo was an amazing stallion. So was Milkie's Desire. I think if things had been different for Milkie's Desire - he didn't end up in the awful hands he did and wasn't dealt such a crappy blow,...
  6. My cremello Guaranteed Gold stallion is by...

    My cremello Guaranteed Gold stallion is by Milkie's Desire, who is by Milkie. My breeding program has centred around the Milkie bloodlines for many years ... :)

    Here is some history on Milkie
    ...
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    Treasmare - you can edit the title if you go into...

    Treasmare - you can edit the title if you go into "Advanced" mode. There is an option for doing so at the bottom of your post once you click edit
  8. I'll suggest my TB stallion - Guaranteed Gold -...

    I'll suggest my TB stallion - Guaranteed Gold - for your mare

    www.truecoloursfarm.com

    as well as Bliss MF and Balt Amour from Marabet Farm in FL

    http://marabetfarm.us/

    I would also breed...
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    I sure agree with this part! One client a few...

    I sure agree with this part! One client a few years ago in really - the middle of nowhere - called me asking if I could collect that day for her (it was on a Tuesday) and I said sure - no problem -...
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    This lady would be using fresh cooled from my...

    This lady would be using fresh cooled from my stallion, so pretty idiot proof to receive it at her farm or at another facility

    I know she's been looking in on this thread and appreciates the...
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    What about blankets that are made specifically...

    What about blankets that are made specifically for halter horses? They would have that same "bulldog" build? Im trying to remember some of the makes of them - Big D was one of them ...

    And if the...
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    ^^^ Oh geez ... that tells it all! :lol:

    ^^^ Oh geez ... that tells it all! :lol:
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    Thanks so much! Will send her the link to this...

    Thanks so much! Will send her the link to this thread and I got your PM as well tucktaway - thanks very much! :)
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    Easton, CT repro vets???

    Have a client that is looking to breed to my stallion in 2015 and she said she "has to save her pennies and put it away for the vet costs now as one of only 2 vets that does repro in her area, wants...
  15. What a stupid short sighted idiot ... I hope...

    What a stupid short sighted idiot ...

    I hope he remembers his words when the North American economy is stronger than the European one, there is more trade happening on this side of the pond than...
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    Where are you located and were both horses turned...

    Where are you located and were both horses turned out in the same field or different ones?

    Maybe something like scotch thistles, if there wasn't enough hay and they had to forage around for...
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    You could also consider getting a Mane Guard...

    You could also consider getting a Mane Guard which will totally prevent any mane loss and will allow any existing mane that is rubbed out to grow back again ...

    https://www.facebook.com/bossysbibs...
  18. Well - there are trainers that specialize in...

    Well - there are trainers that specialize in horses like this and can get the job done without hurting the horse or themselves. BUT ... is the horse worth it and if you saw the trainer happily walk,...
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    Old marbles and breeding dilemma!

    Saw this posted on my FB feed. What a dilemma. Who is at fault here? I really believe the attending vet should have noticed this! (or not?!)

    Current owner has a mare he wants to breed. This post...
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    Check out the new Bossy "Rugs" ... ...

    Check out the new Bossy "Rugs" ...

    http://www.bossysbibs.com/bossys-rugs-1
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    Anything that is lycra based with straps and/or...

    Anything that is lycra based with straps and/or surcingles to hold them in places will stretch to fit the contours of the horse and then stay put. So - as the horse moves, the lycra based product...
  22. With a "career" broodmare - that's their job....

    With a "career" broodmare - that's their job. Their "career". To be a broodmare.

    No - I don't give them a year off "just because". If they had a horrible foaling and needed some downtime, or had a...
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    I feel so badly for you as well ... At a barn...

    I feel so badly for you as well ...

    At a barn I was at previously, one of the horses came in lame (up front) and they rested him, a few weeks later he was sound - they started to ride him and...
  24. We offer Early Booking discounts on Guaranteed...

    We offer Early Booking discounts on Guaranteed Gold which can be seen at:

    http://www.truecoloursfarm.com/stud-fees.html

    Good luck in your search! :)
  25. Wow - that 2014 Capone / Nabab de Reve is...

    Wow - that 2014 Capone / Nabab de Reve is spectacular! :)
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