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    Some posters also will reply to OP, because...

    Some posters also will reply to OP, because others with similar issues will read the thread in the future. I think it helpful to everyone to hear a variety of responses. Especially if OP comes back...
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    I think you are in the wrong here. I will address...

    I think you are in the wrong here. I will address some of the issues.

    Feed time - that is feed time for the barn. You do not get special privileges. If you do not want your horse to be fed at the...
  3. I am 5'6" and I am quite comfortable on my 15.3h...

    I am 5'6" and I am quite comfortable on my 15.3h mare. I also ride a 17.2h Oldenburg, but am much more "in sync" feeling on my little mare. She's a big bodied TB, looks like a little warmblood, and I...
  4. Measure around your head and follow the size...

    Measure around your head and follow the size chart. For example: my head is 21" around and I wear a 6 5/8. Yep - my head is really small.
  5. That is doable!

    That is doable!
  6. Hi everyone - chiming in again. With the right...

    Hi everyone - chiming in again. With the right leaser, that is actually a pretty good idea. My horse is fairly green. She is 5 years old, but is a pretty good citizen. Hacks out. Solid training level...
  7. Today is a gorgeous, bright, clear 40 degree day...

    Today is a gorgeous, bright, clear 40 degree day here in North Florida. Not a single cloud in the sky. *sigh*

    I board at my barn because it is a small, non-dramatic group of boarders, we feed...
  8. Do you ever wonder why you do this? (Winter Blues)

    I guess I am just looking for a little support and insight here. I live in Florida, so this should be prime riding season for me.

    However, I am a 20-something with a 40+ hr a week job and I work...
  9. I would recommend Pat Deasy.

    I would recommend Pat Deasy.
  10. http://www.finecooking.com/recipes/portabello-mush...

    http://www.finecooking.com/recipes/portabello-mushrooms-creamy-spinach-artichoke-filling.aspx

    I don't usually work from recipes, but here is one similar to what I described. I would also just...
  11. Stuff with spinach/artichokes/cheese and top with...

    Stuff with spinach/artichokes/cheese and top with sundried tomatos. Serve with risotto. Yum...
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    Omega HorseShine is wonderful. I can't recommend...

    Omega HorseShine is wonderful. I can't recommend it enough!
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    I have many vegetarian, and some VEGAN friends....

    I have many vegetarian, and some VEGAN friends. None have questioned my riding. One has a horse, and rides in synthetic tack.

    My question to anyone that thinks riding is cruel and abusive...
    ...
  14. Sounds like low blood pressure. You could be...

    Sounds like low blood pressure. You could be dehydrated, or it could be more serious. I would personally go get checked out by the doc, just to be safe.
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    I had it after a very bad fall for about 2...

    I had it after a very bad fall for about 2 months. It was miserable, and eventually went away on its own. I went back to the doctor for chest x-rays twice to make sure that my sternum was not broken.
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    Charles Owen JR8 looks just like the GR8 and will...

    Charles Owen JR8 looks just like the GR8 and will set you back ~ $150.

    I would recommend.
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    I like: Effax Ledercombi for deep cleaning ...

    I like:

    Effax Ledercombi for deep cleaning

    Higher Standards for everyday wipedown and regular cleaning

    Lexol Non-darkening Leather Dressing conditioner

    Jay El beeswax dressing or Passier...
  18. I have never been given a discount for providing...

    I have never been given a discount for providing my own hay.
  19. I buy a lot of technical fabric tops from outdoor...

    I buy a lot of technical fabric tops from outdoor brands (Columbia, Mountain Hardwear, Patagonia, Nike Dri-Fit) to wear to the barn, and decent breeches (usually Smartpak Piper). I also wear button...
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    Let them know it's "OK" to put their pet down. I...

    Let them know it's "OK" to put their pet down. I had never had to put an animal to sleep, and I was afraid I would be judged for "killing my pet," even though it was the right thing to do and the...
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    Spray Diluted Healthy Hair Care on horse (in...

    Spray Diluted Healthy Hair Care on horse (in Summer I add HHC to fly spray)
    Curry horse (really gets the moisturizer into the skin)
    Flick Brush
    (sometimes soft brush)
    (sometimes rub horse with...
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    I would just feed ground flax seed, such as Omega...

    I would just feed ground flax seed, such as Omega Horseshine.

    The Omega 3 fatty acids are great for joint health, along with skin/coat.

    MSM is also a natural anti-inflammatory and is super...
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    I make up my own "Smartpaks" in little Ziploc...

    I make up my own "Smartpaks" in little Ziploc containers with a locking lid.

    I currently feed:

    1/2 c. Omega Horseshine (Great for skin and hooves)

    3 scoops Quiessence (Magnesium Supplement -...
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    I'm new to bluegrass (and I'm a youngin'!), but I...

    I'm new to bluegrass (and I'm a youngin'!), but I will give it a shot.

    Norman Blake (please listen to Whiskey Before Breakfast/Fiddler's Dram)
    Travelin' McCourys
    Keller Williams
    Yonder...
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    Move to Florida full time, so you can drive down...

    Move to Florida full time, so you can drive down for Thurs - Sun. :D

    It's warm here!

    Just not today.
    (I live much closer to Ocala than Wellington)
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