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  1. I was taught (H/J) bight to the right in order to...

    I was taught (H/J) bight to the right in order to keep from getting tangled when one mounts. My previous trainer had seen kids get their legs (I seriously don't know how they managed it) tangled in...
  2. The lesson pony I used to ride would always...

    The lesson pony I used to ride would always whinny or nicker when I called him. I felt so special from that but I think its because I truly spoiled him :P I even set up a "tack box" (rubbermaid...
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    my friend is bringing me up on sunday to watch my...

    my friend is bringing me up on sunday to watch my very first XC course in person :D Just recently got into the sport from H/J land and I am finding dressage an awesome challenge (plus having a...
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    Thanks all. I sort of feel guilty that I am...

    Thanks all. I sort of feel guilty that I am feeling somewhat relieved at my choice, to the point where I'm somewhat enjoying him again...

    I have worries about selling him (he's a bit odd with...
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    I made one out of the PVC piping (similar to...

    I made one out of the PVC piping (similar to stands for vehicles). The odd corners can be difficult to find, but I loff mine!! I use it for when I can't be near a pull out saddle rack or even in the...
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    Hard realizations...

    Sometimes I really wish I was just a kid again...:(

    Some of you had been following my posts about my first horse I had bought. I thank you all for the advice first of all.

    I have come to the...
  7. First off. THAT. IS. AWESOME! I'm going to get...

    First off. THAT. IS. AWESOME! I'm going to get into trouble at work for playing with it. (That said I found my boy's coloration through trial and error, so much fun!)

    Secondly hope everything goes...
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    Thanks for the support. cnvh: yes I had posted...

    Thanks for the support.

    cnvh: yes I had posted about cheap board, mostly because I wanted to keep the budget as low as possible to allow for saving for a personal car however I can afford this and...
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    first horse frustrations

    This is mostly just a rant.

    I'm coping and I have a plan, but sitting here stewing in all of this has just left me a mess and I need to vent.

    Recently (two months ago) bought my first horse...
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    WOAH!:winkgrin: Okay before this thread gets...

    WOAH!:winkgrin:

    Okay before this thread gets completely out of control and a bash-fest I am going to stop it here. If we can continue on the methods of learning rasping/trimming without getting...
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    I didn't get very much done (though it was quite...

    I didn't get very much done (though it was quite easy to go all the way up in and mess around)... between the pink freaking me out and the smell.... I have a good stomach but still! Hopefully my vet...
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    Laurie it's too bad you aren't near me! I'd so...

    Laurie it's too bad you aren't near me! I'd so pay to have you come wash his weenie ... oh the things you can say as a horse person! :lol:
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    Sheath infections?

    Note: I am calling my vet! But I'm freaking out a little so ...

    Okay so I ventured into no-no land for the first time with my new gelding. I don't know when he was done last, or even if the...
  14. Sent you a private message steph. Still...

    Sent you a private message steph.

    Still searching!
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    Thanks for all the recommendations and...

    Thanks for all the recommendations and suggestions :D

    I will look into those books to at least to start understanding theory and anatomy/biomechanics.

    I'll definitely take a look into those...
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    I honestly don't know how to repy to this...

    I honestly don't know how to repy to this sarcasm... I learned this from after asking around about another farrier once mine moves so it's not a personal vindictive opinion. If you can't play nice to...
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    Nightshade or Solana (short for Solanaceae, the...

    Nightshade or Solana (short for Solanaceae, the latin for nightshade)
    Chocolate Diamond
    Twilight
    Midnight

    Did you want it to be related to the parents? or something on her own?
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    Best way to learn rasping/trimming?

    I really had a difficult time with the title.... brain is on the loose :lol:

    Anyways, my boy tends to crack on the gravel at the place I board at and I have read about people learning to rasp/trim...
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    Three things come to mind: 1. See if she'll...

    Three things come to mind:

    1. See if she'll get along with another horse in the field/get her a BIG horse exercise ball to play with. I hear those are fantastic (looking at getting one for my boy...
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    Do you have any idea why she's getting loose? ...

    Do you have any idea why she's getting loose?

    My boy figured out he can test and slip underneath electric braid fence at this one place we were at.
    His reasons were a: they had big bale of hay,...
  21. Steph: There are tons of H/J barns in the area,...

    Steph: There are tons of H/J barns in the area, so you have a bit of choice to find a trainer that fits you depending on the location :) Let me see what all I can remember, and I'll PM you. If you...
  22. Steph what discipline? I know about lots of the...

    Steph what discipline? I know about lots of the lesson stables around me :) most are H/J but I know of two that are eventing and have a couple contacts in the western community.

    Unfortunately for...
  23. now I'm terrified....

    :eek: I took a peek at my guy while he was schlurped up inside due to the scary hose... his foyer is terrifying looking..... Next time I go out I'm going to be armed with gloves, KY and a whole lot...
  24. I can't do self care until I get my own car (that...

    I can't do self care until I get my own car (that situation has been hell and is a LONG story). I'm sure he'd be fine with good pasture, he just tends to like to have 24/7 hay, even if its just a...
  25. Thanks. Been a bit brain dead from...

    Thanks. Been a bit brain dead from work.:encouragement:
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