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    I know it is difficult to keep your wits about...

    I know it is difficult to keep your wits about you in a situation like this. But the reason the steering was compromised was due to the massive drag effect of the blown tire. To counter that effect...
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    See my reply above about what to do if you EVER...

    See my reply above about what to do if you EVER have a front blow out. It WILL save your life, and in a case like this, perhaps the life of your horse.

    And I will repeat. DO NOT HIT THE BRAKE....
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    Which tire blew out on the truck? If it was a...

    Which tire blew out on the truck? If it was a front, one thing I learned when learning to drive BIG trucks that has served me well is that if you ever have front tire blow the last thing you want to...
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    We had a FULL Clyde that evented. He was small...

    We had a FULL Clyde that evented. He was small and light boned as the breed goes ("only" 17 hands). But he was a lovely mover (8 and 9 on gaits!) and a great jumper. And loved cross country. And was...
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    Was planning on being there but stuff happened...

    Was planning on being there but stuff happened :-( But have a horse there and a very good friend is doing her first ever 1*!!
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    Get either WASHED sand or splurg for Concrete...

    Get either WASHED sand or splurg for Concrete sand (C-33). Do NOT use fill sand, river sand, etc. And not MORTER sand. Too many fines in the others.
    Ask me how I know!
    Also, if you mix in some...
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    Ditto. I have seen with vaccines and even...

    Ditto. I have seen with vaccines and even antibiotic injections (esp pencillin)!! I was taught that it is best therefore to give IM injections in someplace that is easy to drain, IE the "ham...
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    I see it as a double edged sword: If the sport...

    I see it as a double edged sword: If the sport was more spectator friendly, there would be inclination for businesses/products to throw money into purses. But there are all the problems outlined...
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    I adore Jim. I rode with him for almost 10 yrs....

    I adore Jim. I rode with him for almost 10 yrs. Our rig could just about drive itself from OK to Florence!! Did many a long weekend and some weeks there. He is great and I always came away having...
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    Ok, I'll bite. How does one see "Madame...

    Ok, I'll bite. How does one see "Madame Topline's" stuff!!?? I click the link and get a front page that says she is closed while at Red Hills. I don't "do" Etsy so somebody educate me?
  11. KHP--all the touristy parts of it too. Worth it....

    KHP--all the touristy parts of it too. Worth it.
    Keeneland! If they still do Sunday brunch at the track kitchen, it used to be to die for (we would all go and "founder"!) Even if they don't, or you...
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    Greenwood is a nice event. Though if you need...

    Greenwood is a nice event. Though if you need hookups, you need to get your entry in on opening day. Just FYI for the future.
    If you are not sure about the divisions, email or call Kathy Roof, the...
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    Power floating by vet with sedation here in OK: ~...

    Power floating by vet with sedation here in OK: ~ $125 or so
    Same procedure by vet, with sedation in Ocala FL: $200.
    So it will depend on your local area.
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    From the USDA/APHIS website. Go to:...

    From the USDA/APHIS website.
    Go to: www.inspection.gc.ca/english/imp/airse.shtml for Canada's automated import reference system.
    You can also go to...
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    It happens all over--the part time vs independant...

    It happens all over--the part time vs independant contractor. Employers would rather say you are an independant contractor, and if you work for a lot of people as part time, it works to your...
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    My 23 yr old had better watch out!! I am "only"...

    My 23 yr old had better watch out!! I am "only" 54! If this pair can do it, we had better be able to?
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    Even though I am getting used to it, I still hate...

    Even though I am getting used to it, I still hate it. I cannot find where to change the sensitivity settings for the touch pad and the stupid thing will jump all over the place, erase things, send...
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    While not that warm for winter use, I LOVE my LL...

    While not that warm for winter use, I LOVE my LL Bean shoes. I live in them. I am on pair #2 in 15 yrs and they are still going strong. When I used to live where it got really cold I lived in the...
  19. Having lived in Va, Ky and OK and having built...

    Having lived in Va, Ky and OK and having built from bare land several times, all I can say is....
    DITTO, DITTO, DITTO!
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    Where I first showed all our schooling shows were...

    Where I first showed all our schooling shows were judged by "r" judges; they wouldn't even think of having even an "L" judge!! Where I am now they use either "L" judges or riders who have their...
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    How about these, albeit they are white:...

    How about these, albeit they are white:
    http://www.nationalbridle.com/product-p/1-0313.htm
    http://www.nationalbridle.com/product-p/1-0345.htm
    http://www.nationalbridle.com/product-p/1-0345.htm
    Or...
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    Look in the saddle bred world for quarter boots....

    Look in the saddle bred world for quarter boots. The 5 gaited horses wear them to prevent over reaching injuries.
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    DQ: Thank you for putting it into "english". ...

    DQ: Thank you for putting it into "english".

    Another stupid qustion: What is U25?
  24. Probably not. Though some breeds seem to be more...

    Probably not. Though some breeds seem to be more predisposed to it. Much of it is that horses are living longer and we are paying better attention them so we diagnose, and treat, it more.
  25. I have a one eyed mare--lost it at 6 months of...

    I have a one eyed mare--lost it at 6 months of age and she is 17 yr now. People who know her swear she can see on that side!! She is an event horse and yes, she will duck out either direction.
    You...
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