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    You can waste a lot of money and time buying...

    You can waste a lot of money and time buying saddles that don't fit and have a sore horse to boot. Consult with a good saddle fitter to decide what saddle to get and then have them come after you...
  2. Get his teeth checked out by an equine dentist.

    Get his teeth checked out by an equine dentist.
  3. Make sure everyone understands the "rules of the...

    Make sure everyone understands the "rules of the road" re the indoor arena when the trainer has her lessons. Ring open or closed during lessons? Student has priority during lessons?
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    I have a Friesian in Central Florida for the...

    I have a Friesian in Central Florida for the winter season. He's clipped but on his legs just down to the knee. We did not clip the feathers.
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    For the past two years I have used BrookLedge to...

    For the past two years I have used BrookLedge to ship my two geldings to Central Florida from Western NY in the fall and then back to NY in the spring. Good experiences and I would recommend them. ...
  6. Agree with hosspuller and why I ship my horses...

    Agree with hosspuller and why I ship my horses with BrookLedge between NY and FL. Just the thought of having problems on I95 with two nervous horses in the trailer is enough to make the cost of...
  7. I've had good experiences with BrookLedge...

    I've had good experiences with BrookLedge shipping my two geldings between Central Florida and Western NY.
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    Order from Smartpak. Good website, easy online...

    Order from Smartpak. Good website, easy online ordering, great shipping and customer service.
  9. One of my geldings is very picky and I've never...

    One of my geldings is very picky and I've never found a way to "hide" meds. He always figures it out and refuses the concoction ... Will even refuse plain treats for a while afterwards, convinced...
  10. I have a 5.7L Tundra with 4 wheel drive and a...

    I have a 5.7L Tundra with 4 wheel drive and a towing package and pull a Featherlite 2H GN. The truck handles the trailer well, including up and down hills in Western NY and Pa. That said, I...
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    Love my Featherlite aluminum 2 horse GN with...

    Love my Featherlite aluminum 2 horse GN with rumber floors. I keep it outside all year (its about 4 years old) and it has held up very well. As others have said, have it serviced annually, brakes...
  12. Have you tried BrookLedge?

    Have you tried BrookLedge?
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    The Bryan's are great! I train with Todd when...

    The Bryan's are great! I train with Todd when I'm in Florida in the winter.
  14. Another Arizona recommendation (even though you...

    Another Arizona recommendation (even though you said no to AZ) is White Stallion Ranch right outside Tucson. Great place, nice horses, borders the national park, and great people.
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    I'm a snowbird ...in Central Florida in the...

    I'm a snowbird ...in Central Florida in the winter but now back in Western NY. Orlando Dressage does a great job with their shows ...encourage you to check out their web page and participate in...
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    Good luck

    Good luck...it's not an easy situation and probably impossible to avoid some bad feelings. But, IMO best to try and find a publicly stated rationale that is face saving for all involved and try not...
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    I've also had good experiences with BrookLedge...

    I've also had good experiences with BrookLedge shipping between Central Florida and Western NY. Last fall it was $1,250 per horse in a stall and a half.
  18. Good idea Plainandtall ...makes sense that they...

    Good idea Plainandtall ...makes sense that they will want to be together in a new place especially since they will have shipped there together.
  19. Thanks to all for your responses. I may be over...

    Thanks to all for your responses. I may be over cautious -- but they're both athletic with shoes on all four and I am a bit nervous about putting them together. But on the other hand, I want to...
  20. Advice for moving from individual to shared pasture turnout

    My two geldings have been stabled and turned out next to each other for about a year and a half -- but always turned out in individual pastures. I'll be boarding at a new stable this summer and they...
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    I just ordered the new FITS jacket and will try...

    I just ordered the new FITS jacket and will try it out at a show in Central Florida the first weekend in May so that should be a good test to see if it really is cooler.
  22. Thanks! That's what I thought and I really like...

    Thanks! That's what I thought and I really like my jacket. :-)
  23. Jacket with a zipper instead of buttons??

    Question -- I have a very cute Pikeur jacket that has a zipper instead of 4 buttons. Someone told me that it wouldn't be "legal" at a recognized dressage show. ?? (I have worn it to a couple...
  24. Another endorsement of Dr. Hildebrand.

    Another endorsement of Dr. Hildebrand.
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    Do you have a tack room? If so -- maybe buy a...

    Do you have a tack room? If so -- maybe buy a couple basic "horse care" books and put them out as a general resource. That way perhaps you would spark the woman's curiosity and her (hopefully)...
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