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  1. I'm sure the request for money comes later when...

    I'm sure the request for money comes later when they ask you for your info. Once they get you on the hook they try to reel you in. They probably also hope people will send money on their own.

    Any...
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    Ditto on what others said about it being...

    Ditto on what others said about it being expensive. I lived in Conn. and it was cheaper there.

    Taxes here are crazy high due to the shared Education pool tax, which ends up getting raided for...
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    I was at a concert and we were in the restroom...

    I was at a concert and we were in the restroom "hovering" over those dirty toilets and I said to my friend, "So this is why our trainer makes us ride around in our half-seat all the time!"

    It...
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    Correct, except that soil in the Northeast is...

    Correct, except that soil in the Northeast is deficient in selen. so I doubt he is getting much, if any.

    Here is a link to a convenient calculator for ppm conversion:
    ...
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    I use Blue Seal Life Stages. It's $23 for a large...

    I use Blue Seal Life Stages. It's $23 for a large bag (20 lb. bag)
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    I have always heard that an avg horse should not...

    I have always heard that an avg horse should not get more than 2 mg of selen. per day to be safe due to the possibility of toxicity.

    I have been using Horsetech's Selen AT, which has 1250 natural...
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    My horse's melanomas (on his butt and dock) do...

    My horse's melanomas (on his butt and dock) do peel and fall off every so often, and I don't use Cimetidine. So perhaps it is coincidental for those of you seeing "improvements." But you never know...
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    I have tried Cimetidine (Tagamet) and did not...

    I have tried Cimetidine (Tagamet) and did not notice any really significant results. I used it for only 2 months.

    The biggest problem with it is that they recommend giving it every 8 hours...
  9. I have used Rescue Remedy to help my young Tb get...

    I have used Rescue Remedy to help my young Tb get over trailer-loading anxiety (rearing). He had a trailer accident when he was young. I have to say, it really seemed to help. I don't know if it was...
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    I saw that movie on TV a few years ago, late...

    I saw that movie on TV a few years ago, late night at like 2 a.m. I loved it!
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    The '70s and '80s was my era in Conn. I also rode...

    The '70s and '80s was my era in Conn. I also rode many Tbs.

    And how about the saddles? I still have my old potato-chip saddle -- talk about "close contact"! It's an antique!

    I remember how I...
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    Ringworm? I saw it once on a pony. It looks like...

    Ringworm? I saw it once on a pony. It looks like round dime-sized scabs, all over!
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    Navy blue, grey, with a little burgundy trim at...

    Navy blue, grey, with a little burgundy trim at the last barn I was showing with.
  14. Poll: Yes, I take care of my horse myself. I just...

    Yes, I take care of my horse myself.

    I just believe in keeping them as natural as possible. Horses naturally eat forage and are grazers. They are routine animals, like most, and don't like...
  15. Poll: I have never had a horse colic in my 35+ years of...

    I have never had a horse colic in my 35+ years of riding. I believe in the basics of adequate (if not constant) turnout, good quality hay (and lots of it to keep the gut moving), routine care...
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    Oh, Please! Why does everyone jump to the Lyme...

    Oh, Please! Why does everyone jump to the Lyme diagnosis, the most over-diagnosed disease ever.

    The OP already said the horse was Xrayed and has arthitis and DJD, etc. You can't cure either.
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    If the horse has degenerative joint disease in...

    If the horse has degenerative joint disease in his hocks, arthritis, and all the things you mentioned, he's not going to get better. These things just don't go away.

    How old is he anyway? Seems a...
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    I think these people are accustomed to having...

    I think these people are accustomed to having their mommy following them around cleaning up after them. I think it's a sign of weakness.

    I was always told I was the best boarder. That's because I...
  19. Original post from Old Jr. Hunter: The...

    Original post from Old Jr. Hunter:

    The Puissance at Madison Sq. Garden.

    All the kids at the barn every year and watch the Puissance. I will never forget watching Barney Ward doing the great...
  20. The Puissance at Madison Sq. Garden. All the...

    The Puissance at Madison Sq. Garden.

    All the kids at the barn every year and watch the Puissance. I will never forget watching Barney Ward doing the great wall, and his horse stopped and he went...
  21. To answer the original question: I thought I just...

    To answer the original question: I thought I just recently read that Brianne was running a stable (her stable?) in California and was a student of George Morris.

    Now, where did I read that? I...
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    Reminds me of when I was about 13 yrs old and...

    Reminds me of when I was about 13 yrs old and took lessons, and me and my friend got in trouble all the time for giggling at the instructor saying things like this:

    "Take a feel."

    "Sit deeper,...
  23. I always heard 2 cowlicks (double whorl) meant...

    I always heard 2 cowlicks (double whorl) meant trouble.
  24. You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make...

    You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink.


    And to make sure you turn off the hose: Right tighty, lefty loosey.
  25. Let me guess: It's a QH trainer. I have heard...

    Let me guess: It's a QH trainer.

    I have heard of this only from a QH person. Yeah, let's train with isolation, depravation, degradation. That'll teach 'em!

    OK, I know they're not all like that...
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