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    We stay at the Hyacinth House in South Woodstock....

    We stay at the Hyacinth House in South Woodstock. It's five minutes from GMHA. NOT fancy with a hall bathroom, but clean. The beds are a bit lumpy and you can hear people going to the bathroom at...
  2. I got my trailer serviced recently and they did a...

    I got my trailer serviced recently and they did a four wheel alignment. It drives much better now. They guy said that trailers are always out of alignment when he gets them.

    I think that would...
  3. My BM stabilized a muddy patch by mixing it with...

    My BM stabilized a muddy patch by mixing it with some dry concrete and raking it in with a metal rake. Made a huge difference.
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    I got the fulls. I probably could have gotten...

    I got the fulls. I probably could have gotten away with the regulars if the boot was the same fit to wear with regular breeches.

    I wear them over fleece breeches and heavy socks. They are VERY...
  5. I've had several "psychic cat" dreams. I had a...

    I've had several "psychic cat" dreams. I had a dream my parents returned from their weekend/vacation house and my mother stormed in and said "Jim lost the cat." they had this little tuxedo cat that...
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    I had a few false starts after my 12 years off. I...

    I had a few false starts after my 12 years off. I was in so much pain I didn't want to start again. Then I started doing a weekly yoga class for a while before I re-started and it made all the...
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    You'd think if they'd had that kind of $$ they'd...

    You'd think if they'd had that kind of $$ they'd have bought Vallegro!
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    Unless you're in a part of the country where...

    Unless you're in a part of the country where EVERYBODY has had lyme disease. It's a huge problem in certain parts of the country.
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    Ariat Bromonts. I was out in the mud and slush...

    Ariat Bromonts. I was out in the mud and slush messing around with my trailer and my feet stayed warm and dry.

    Great riding boots too. Super warm.
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    I'll add a bit of nonfiction: If Wishes were...

    I'll add a bit of nonfiction: If Wishes were Horses by Susanna Forrest. She sometimes writes articles for the NY Times. Great writing and completely horsey from cover to cover. It's like spending the...
  11. It might be a saddle issue. I had a terrible time...

    It might be a saddle issue. I had a terrible time getting my lower leg where I needed it for jumping in my old saddle. I was always fighting with it. That might be why you always feel so out of...
  12. Thread: WWYD??

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    I have a six year old horse. I do EVERYTHING with...

    I have a six year old horse. I do EVERYTHING with him. I jump, I take dressage lessons, I ride him all over hill and dale on trails and he has never gotten confused. He is happy and easy going and I...
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    If Wishes Were Horses/Good Read!

    Just finished the book by Susanna Forrest Part horsey memoir, part lesson on the history of girls and women and their relationship with all things equine.

    It's not the most coherent book, but it's...
  14. Thread: Clinicians...

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    How did the clinic go??? I remember you posting...

    How did the clinic go??? I remember you posting about it earlier that you were having trouble getting people interested.
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    you'd be better off going out the Mass Pike from...

    you'd be better off going out the Mass Pike from Brookline than Route 2/Concord. Check out barns in Berlin MA which is close to 90/495. There are several boarding barns in Berlin MA. Orchard Hill,...
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    I have a son and a daughter. Neither of them have...

    I have a son and a daughter. Neither of them have the "horse gene."

    Either they got it or they don't. My son could program a computer in three different languages by the fourth grade, but he's not...
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    Are there any breeds you are interested in? I...

    Are there any breeds you are interested in? I knew I wanted a Connemara. I put a "Horse Wanted" add on the ACPS.org website with basic details, and budget. Within a month a breeder in Kansas sent me...
  18. Thread: Arena Fee's

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    There was only one barn in suburban Boston with...

    There was only one barn in suburban Boston with an Indoor that didn't charge a fee and that place felt a bit sketchy. All the nice places either didn't allow outside instructors at all or charged...
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    My horse has two black parents. He has a few...

    My horse has two black parents. He has a few white hairs on him. Some are in his tail and some are randomly sprinkled through his coat. They have stayed pretty much the same in the last four years. I...
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    Congratulations!

    My used Boeckmann Duo came with a head divider. The previous owners had used it because they hauled a stallion. I ended up taking it out to make the head of the trailer more roomy.

    SO glad you had...
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    I got this one. It's really nice and comfy. I...

    I got this one. It's really nice and comfy. I think it would work for what you're looking for. The detailing is really nice for the price.

    https://www.smartpakequine.com/elt-dressage-coat-8347p
  22. What's his breeding? (Connemara owner here!!)

    What's his breeding? (Connemara owner here!!)
  23. I rode IHSA in the late '80's and early '90's...

    I rode IHSA in the late '80's and early '90's before the NCAA got involved. The amazing thing about it was that anybody could do it.

    The NCAA version seems like it hands out a handful of...
  24. You couldn't probably tow with a smaller vehicle...

    You couldn't probably tow with a smaller vehicle without the surge breaks because the trailer could push on your tow vehicle. Electric breaks won't engage unless the brake pedal is pressed. Surge...
  25. So am I just totally misremembering that they...

    So am I just totally misremembering that they called seat savers numnahs? Do they not do that? Did they ever?
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