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    Don't agree. It's a gelding, so there can be no...

    Don't agree. It's a gelding, so there can be no residual value as a broodmare if his performance career comes to an end. Residual breeding value is the only reason I can think of that might...
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    Here's to completely believing in your stallion,...

    Here's to completely believing in your stallion, and how utterly sweet it must be to have that faith rewarded and acknowledged. Gives me chills. So very happy for Maryanna and Wendell!
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    So I get home from the wedding to find, to my...

    So I get home from the wedding to find, to my surprise, that I'm a member of a Mafia! Who knew??? I feel I need a nickname, but I'm so bad at this, and Swedish last names just don't lend themselves...
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    Why would they NOT care? Who associated with it...

    Why would they NOT care? Who associated with it is getting rich? No one. Is Hugh going to retire a wealthy man? No. Our inspectors? They do this FOR FREE. We just pay their travel expenses,...
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    That is utter and complete bull$---. The...

    That is utter and complete bull$---.

    The amount of time that my registry spends on thinking up ways to try to help breeders, listening to breeders, educating breeders, juggling budgets to give as...
  6. Thread: Removing Burrs

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    That is too funny. I just did this an hour ago,...

    That is too funny. I just did this an hour ago, except my preferred product is Vetrolin shine and the front edge of a wide-tooth comb.

    And I've also noticed that you can have 5 horses in a field,...
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    Elite Mare status is only conferred to Hanoverian...

    Elite Mare status is only conferred to Hanoverian mares. Outside mares are welcome to take the Mare Performance test, but unless your mare has Hanoverian registration papers she can't get the title....
  8. Okay, so I only read through page 8, and I see...

    Okay, so I only read through page 8, and I see it's devolved into recipes now. But I do want to comment.

    I was a small breeder. There were foals I never really connected with, foals I thought...
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    So, in other words, they wised up, and won't be...

    So, in other words, they wised up, and won't be basically giving the horses away if hardly anyone shows up, or there is a freak weather event.

    Good for them.
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    I think inventory is at an all-time low. You are...

    I think inventory is at an all-time low. You are seeing the effects of the recession in that many breeders either got out of the business, or left their mares open for a few years. I know I spent a...
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    Holy crap! That was NOT my point!

    Holy crap! That was NOT my point!
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    Thanks for posting that. I wondered why the last...

    Thanks for posting that. I wondered why the last two sores for the 5yo final had not been posted. That would explain it.
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    I think your donation to the Harlan Humane...

    I think your donation to the Harlan Humane Society is a thoughtful and wonderful gesture. Please consider not putting any stipulation on how the money is used. This area of the country doesn't have...
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    No. The AHS has no lower marebooks for...

    No. The AHS has no lower marebooks for undocumented pedigrees. They either meet the criteria for approval (which includes 4 generations of approved parents) or they don't.
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    Harlan, KY is located in the coal fields of...

    Harlan, KY is located in the coal fields of Kentucky. According to wiki, it's lost nearly half of it's population since 1990. A QUARTER of it's families, and 32% (!!!!!) of the population live...
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    I think the point is that the mare will be at the...

    I think the point is that the mare will be at the GOV inspection, with her foal. She'll be there, you'll be there, the inspectors will be there. The inspectors see thousands of combinations very...
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    I know nothing about Count Up, so I watched the...

    I know nothing about Count Up, so I watched the video of his offspring available on youtube (I couldn't find any of the stallion himself, not even on his stallion station page). If that is...
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    Meh, I was 25 once. And some profoundly stupid...

    Meh, I was 25 once. And some profoundly stupid (and probably overly dramatic) stuff came out of my mouth. Fortunately no journalist was around to record it for posterity.

    She's probably learned...
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    I've bought at least three household rug cleaners over the years. None of them gets the job done like a Rug Doctor rented from the grocery store. Never buying one again. If I had urp issues with...
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    Completely agree. Couldn't have said it better...

    Completely agree. Couldn't have said it better myself.
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    Great ideas! Thanks folks! (Hopefully...

    Great ideas! Thanks folks! (Hopefully Middlebrook Ruritan hasn't hit up Shenandoah stone yet for their horse show)
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    Footing for a once-a-year horse show ring

    Our local Ruritan group (a community service organization) hosts a local show on grounds they lease every July. This show has been going on since the 1957. They have everything from leadline, egg...
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    You gotcher self a brand new CoTH alter, just to...

    You gotcher self a brand new CoTH alter, just to come on here and complain about a facebook group? Seriously?
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    I really encourage you to get her at least...

    I really encourage you to get her at least inspected this year. The inspectors can only judge what they see, and if she has an injury, even with a vet report, they can only be but so generous. I...
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    Because i have no idea what constitutes a hunter...

    Because i have no idea what constitutes a hunter in Australia, I just spent a few minutes on youtube. Very educational (google Australia hunter hack). I have no idea what to suggest to you.
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