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  1. Being an inquisitive sort, I did a little digging...

    Being an inquisitive sort, I did a little digging on the link provided on that blogger. WhoIs shows a company (Perfect Privacy) that was formed to keep your true identity secret.

    The blogger goes...
  2. PETA was caught permitting non veterinarians to...

    PETA was caught permitting non veterinarians to handle and administer euthanasia drugs. It was one of the big issues that came to light when their employees were caught killing pets (after promising...
  3. You're probably right. No one cares about a...

    You're probably right. No one cares about a single dog and a grieving family.

    But the public needs to remember something. PETA does not have law enforcement powers in Virginia. (or anywhere...
  4. Thread: barn

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    Ha! No, I'm far from it but thank you anyway. ...

    Ha! No, I'm far from it but thank you anyway.

    I just really hate this sort of thing. PETA (and by extension HSUS), gets away with this crap because they imply they have the authority to...
  5. Thread: barn

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    No way in hell would I permit PETA to speak with...

    No way in hell would I permit PETA to speak with my vet. Your lawyer is nuts. You just give them permission to take any information and twist it to suit their purposes. And they will.

    The only...
  6. Thread: ORION!

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    We are strong supporters of NASA and hope we live...

    We are strong supporters of NASA and hope we live to see a human being step foot on Mars.

    Hubby worked on Orion; developing and testing some of the systems used in the capsule to gather and...
  7. Thread: Monica Thors

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    Evidently this person is a devotee of a cult...

    Evidently this person is a devotee of a cult practice called "Consegrity"

    http://skepdic.com/consegrity.html

    Treating an equine for founder/laminitis is always going to be visually unpleasant...
  8. There is no one right answer. In the end, these...

    There is no one right answer. In the end, these are private clubs that operate under one system; and their practices will vary somewhat for a variety of reasons.

    Not all foxhunters understand...
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    Poll: We built a beautiful barn with a full concrete...

    We built a beautiful barn with a full concrete foundation. I have mats on top of the concrete in the stalls.

    It's a fantastic barn. There is no rot. No mold. No skunks or groundhogs digging....
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    Wipe down with damp cloth after riding. Murphy's...

    Wipe down with damp cloth after riding.
    Murphy's Oil Soap for cleaning. (it's just liquid glycerin)
    Castile if it's so filthy it's unrecognizable.
    Flexalan for conditioning. Once a year, usually.
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    Had a crown. A day later the nerve died. Had a...

    Had a crown. A day later the nerve died. Had a root canal. Failed. Retreatment, failed. 2nd retreatment, failed. The endodontist just kept filling me with antibiotics and kept drilling. Then I...
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    She is a pleasant, professional horsewoman with a...

    She is a pleasant, professional horsewoman with a good eye for horses.

    The horses in her barn are as represented. The last time I was there she had some super nice ones - alas none of them worked...
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    I remember how this BB responded to 9/11. There...

    I remember how this BB responded to 9/11. There was nothing but outpourings of sympathy, kind words, and reassurances from people all over the world.

    I could not find my mother on 9/11. She...
  14. Dog or man drives are pretty common in the south;...

    Dog or man drives are pretty common in the south; you mentioned the swampland and the need to drive deer out. We have it in VA too. In VA dog and man drives are responsible for about 40% of the deer...
  15. Thread: Africa issues

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    Been busier than a one armed paper hanger and...

    Been busier than a one armed paper hanger and haven't had the chance to visit in a while.

    I pop in to say hi, and see...... this.

    Bye.
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    That is a lovely, well maintained and cared for...

    That is a lovely, well maintained and cared for kitchen and pantry. I bet the rest of the house is just as beautiful.

    It's just my opinion; I don't care for big houses and "flash". I have a 50's...
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    Love it! I also love your Newmarket boots. You...

    Love it! I also love your Newmarket boots. You don't see those that often these days and they are just lovely.

    I wear a man's tie for cubbing. If you look closely it's covered in tiny cartoon...
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    They'll send you a catalog if you call them....

    They'll send you a catalog if you call them. (717) 529-6992 Not sure about the prices but the are pretty reasonable.
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    That's a good point, FalseImpression. That...

    That's a good point, FalseImpression. That separatist movement did seem to die. Since I'm an outsider I just chalked it up to people coming to their senses about the economic impact.

    This...
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    Agreed. The pro-union folks didn't win by much...

    Agreed. The pro-union folks didn't win by much in the first place. So it seems just a matter of time before Scotland separates.
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    fburton - The Economist is reporting that large...

    fburton - The Economist is reporting that large turnout among Scottish pensioners may have swung the election. Do you share that assessment or do you have a different perspective? The markets seem...
  22. Thread: New Hunt Horse!

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    That's a nice horse! She always has a nice...

    That's a nice horse! She always has a nice selection of prospects and made horses. Happy hunting.
  23. Thread: Your Signature?

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    Mine is just an old Kipling poem; a poem brought...

    Mine is just an old Kipling poem; a poem brought to mind when someone stole/killed/"rescued" my Basset Hound. I never found him.

    The Power Of The Dog


    There is sorrow enough in the natural...
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    If you are insured with Farm Bureau they will do...

    If you are insured with Farm Bureau they will do a farm check for things like this, and unless things have changed if you install certain measures you get a discount on premiums. I'm not sure they...
  25. Kodiak; some folks use an old stirrup leather. A...

    Kodiak; some folks use an old stirrup leather. A local saddler made a "grab strap" for me, which I ended up not caring for out hunting so used it when I gave my niece pony rides. It was rolled...
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