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  1. There are plenty of boarding barns that don't...

    There are plenty of boarding barns that don't have their own trainers or instructors, or any sort of a lesson program.

    I used to board at one - mostly made up of trail riders. They did have a...
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    Even though the "fake" stuff was pretty obviously...

    Even though the "fake" stuff was pretty obviously fake. . .it was still a fun video.

    Thanks for posting!
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    It's not about the guy not "understanding...

    It's not about the guy not "understanding horses," it's about him wanting control. If it wasn't horses, it would be something else. . .anything that "distracts" you from being available to him...
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    Great colors - we're enjoying some beautiful...

    Great colors - we're enjoying some beautiful colors in southwestern Ohio as well! I was out on Sunday and saw two juvenile bald eagles out over the lake - we could hear them calling and screeching...
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    I had the old-style shiny plastic Troxel for a...

    I had the old-style shiny plastic Troxel for a while. . .never cared for the mushroom-head look but it did what it was supposed to do.

    Since then, I bought a Troxel Sierra (in tan) and love it. ...
  6. The PBR, along with many other lower-level...

    The PBR, along with many other lower-level professional "cowboy" events, have a short prayer before the start of each event.

    I'm pretty much neutral when it comes to God these days. . .but it...
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    It sounds nice - so their trails actually link...

    It sounds nice - so their trails actually link into the larger trail system? Six miles of trail is barely even a day's worth of riding.
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    Great clips - I love the blackie in the third...

    Great clips - I love the blackie in the third clip.:yes:

    When the horse has the natural talent and is gaiting the way it's supposed to, it can keep that swift movement over distance with very...
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    I think a lot of people on this board have been...

    I think a lot of people on this board have been in a similar situation - wanted a horse, but the right one never came up at the right time because there were a lot of other personal life changes...
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    I've known people who use the "Wonder Bit"...

    I've known people who use the "Wonder Bit" exclusively on their horses, as some kind of cure-all.

    In one case, a guy bought the horse as a two year old and continued to ride it in the Wonder Bit...
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    Is it kind of like a "wonder bit?" ...

    Is it kind of like a "wonder bit?"

    http://iceryder.net/wonderbit.html
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    My SO and I camp in his Hart two-horse with...

    My SO and I camp in his Hart two-horse with "weekender" LQ. Nothing fancy, no built-in stereo systems or slide-outs. It has a shower, it has a toilet, and (thanks to removing the cabinets in the...
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    I enjoy the "Best of America by Horseback"...

    I enjoy the "Best of America by Horseback" series, just to see what's out there, though it seems like most of the episodes talk very little about the "horseback" part.

    They just focus on the...
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    I've only ever kept my own horse at a "boarding"...

    I've only ever kept my own horse at a "boarding" barn. They didn't offer much in the way of lessons, didn't really have the facilities to offer a lesson program, and although some of the individual...
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    I was just thinking the same thing. ....

    I was just thinking the same thing. . .:yes::winkgrin:
  16. Why would you wear a Snuggie at the barn? I...

    Why would you wear a Snuggie at the barn?

    I can't even go into the barn without coming back with something slimed on me, hay stuck to me, dirt or dust on me.

    The only thing my horse would...
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    Trail riding is supposed to be fun - if your...

    Trail riding is supposed to be fun - if your "company" is taking that much fun out of it, ride alone or find other people to ride with.

    My SO and I occasionally ride with a woman who has a knack...
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    Just a mash-up of some of the trail riding and...

    Just a mash-up of some of the trail riding and other shenanigans from 2009. The music got a little messed up during loading so it "skips" - it was one of my first attempts at video-mixing using...
  19. Thread: Helmets

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    When it comes to the issue of minors riding...

    When it comes to the issue of minors riding without helmets - if the barn owner, facility manager, ride organizer, camp director, parent, guardian, or other Person in Charge wants their kid to wear a...
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    :lol::lol::lol: Now I'm going to be quoting...

    :lol::lol::lol:

    Now I'm going to be quoting Bill Paxton's lines from Aliens all day. . .

    "That's it, man. . .game over, man. . .game over!"
  21. Fun fun fun fun! I wanna go!:yes:

    Fun fun fun fun!

    I wanna go!:yes:
  22. Thread: Helmets

    by JollyBadger
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    Most of the people I trail ride with do not wear...

    Most of the people I trail ride with do not wear helmets, including the minors. Their parents don't wear them and they don't try to make their kids wear them, either. A few do. . .most do not.
    ...
  23. They had cats in there one year.:winkgrin: ...

    They had cats in there one year.:winkgrin:

    Some lady was selling these "rare Russian" cats for $$$. Can't recall the actual price, but somewhere in the area of $1000 or more.:eek:

    For a...
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    Money is tight for a lot of people right now. ....

    Money is tight for a lot of people right now. . .but if it's a choice between trying a riser pad for $15. . .or paying a saddle fitter to try and fix it. . .or ending up with a vet bill to take care...
  25. There comes a point when the political...

    There comes a point when the political correctness and "forgive and forget" mentality about criminals has to give way to the reality that some people DO have something seriously wrong with them that...
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