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    3 Ring Elevator (Gag) Bit and Reins

    Thinking about trying my big boy in a 3 ring elevator (gag) bit.

    I would be riding in double reins - my normal rubber reins attached to the snaffle ring and as for the "curb" rein of the bit -...
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    Wow, thank you all for the amazing responses! ...

    Wow, thank you all for the amazing responses! It's an excellent start for research in order to decide if I am going to make the big move - I was down and visited Nashville last week and fell in love...
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    Boarding Costs in TN?

    Hi Everyone:

    I'm debating on making a big move from Canada to TN - somewhere on the outskirts of Nashville.

    Can anyone fill me in on what the horse industry is like down there? Boarding costs? ...
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    Birdcatcher Spots?

    I've done some Googling, as my mare has started to get random, small white spots all over her coat. They are appearing out of nowhere, for no reason (no cuts, bug bites etc). She is about 18 years...
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    Have you seen an orthopaedic surgeon? If not I...

    Have you seen an orthopaedic surgeon? If not I would suggest it.

    i had bilateral fractures in my SI joints in my pelvis this past fall (kinda tailbone areaish) I was off a horse for 6 months. They...
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    I use Equipe Soft Clean and Soft Oil on mine and...

    I use Equipe Soft Clean and Soft Oil on mine and it works wonderful. Doesn't get "gunky" and keeps them so soft. Plus when cleaning them it smells like Febreeze.
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    Like someone else mentioned - I don't think it's...

    Like someone else mentioned - I don't think it's a sign of aging but being more increased wisdom. I just had a bad fall 4 months ago that resulted in a fractured pelvis and L3. I can't get back in...
  8. I had a pastel headshot done of my gelding - it's...

    I had a pastel headshot done of my gelding - it's one of my most prized possessions. I had it done by Jennifer Pratt - in fact I wish to get another one done of my other gelding but don't have the...
  9. Beautifully done!! It looks so real. What a...

    Beautifully done!! It looks so real. What a great way to honor him. I had one done too of my horse and it's one of my most prized possessions. You will enjoy it for years to come!
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    Hi Small Change, yes Cindy passed along your well...

    Hi Small Change, yes Cindy passed along your well wishes thank you! I don't know Amy but after reading this thread I'm relieved to hear I should be good as new when healed.

    Meaty you are right as...
  11. I have an a/o model that I bought new in 2005. I...

    I have an a/o model that I bought new in 2005. I do a fair amount of riding and it is still in fantastic shape. I know people tend to say the leather quality isn't good but I've never had a problem...
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    Thank you everyone for the well wishes. By the...

    Thank you everyone for the well wishes.

    By the sounds of it some of your stories the i juries are worse than mine!

    At this point no surgery is required, and they don't foresee any need. Going...
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    fractured pelvis and riding again...

    Hi All,

    Last Thursday I was competing and had a fall - I ended up fracturing my right hip, left SI joint and a lower vertrabre. Being discharged from the hospital today finally!

    While I am...
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    I just had one done a week ago with my gelding...

    I just had one done a week ago with my gelding and I. I haven't seen any shots yet (she said they would take about 2 weeks to sort through) I did the same as you are describing. Some shots of us...
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    Cat licks my face?

    My cat, a 6 year old male whom I nursed back to health and made a house cat after he hurt himself, seems to like to lick my face.

    He is very, very friendly and loves to cuddle. And for some...
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    Keep a close eye on him. That dry, all over...

    Keep a close eye on him. That dry, all over cough is worrisome and that you said he has clear mucus also worries me.

    My gelding had the same symptoms and turns out he has COPD. If your horse is...
  17. Exercises for Getting Ahead of the Leg

    Looking for some flat exercises (or jumping) to work on getting the horse ahead of your leg.

    The summer heat has made my already lazy horse even lazier....currently I'm working on sharp, quick...
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    Hunter Wellies! They go right up to your knee...

    Hunter Wellies! They go right up to your knee cap basically. Love mine, wear them everyday and because they are slightly fitted they tend to not get sucked off in the mud.
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    Thanks for the replies. muleygirl - my horse...

    Thanks for the replies.

    muleygirl - my horse is already on a sprinula supplement. It is not pure sprinula but pretty close to it. I find it does make a difference!

    Skip - thanks for the...
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    MSM and Heaves

    Does anyone feed MSM to their horses who have heaves/COPD?

    I have read some people feed it for the use of an anti-inflammatory, however does it help or make any difference?

    Going to the feed...
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    My gelding rubbed his tail out completely as a 2...

    My gelding rubbed his tail out completely as a 2 year old (I mean it looked like a stick from a tree) due to allergies.

    It took a few years, however, I found with brushing it about 3 times a week...
  22. What's the best way to feed hay to a horse outdoors with COPD/Heaves?

    Like the title says - what is the best way to feed a horse hay with COPD/Heaves outdoors? Without much waste? Also keeping in mind that we get a cold, snowy winter where I live?

    Forgot to mention...
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    Thank you :) It really is an amazing feeling, I...

    Thank you :) It really is an amazing feeling, I do not have children but if I love a horse this much I feel like I know what a mother's love could be like.

    It is worth it in the end! Good luck...
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    All of you have such beautiful horses and I love...

    All of you have such beautiful horses and I love looking at everyone's pictures.

    This is my boy, a horse that I bred, broke and brought along by myself. Here we are at the provincal...
  25. What an amazing dream... It is said in the...

    What an amazing dream...

    It is said in the Bible (if you choose to believe it) that all things living will be youthful, belmish/vice free in heaven. The old will become young again, and the...
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