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    I just do not want the expense of having two...

    I just do not want the expense of having two horses for a number of years. It's hard enough putting miles on a green horse that is old enough to work hard, so you are looking at 2-3 years of...
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    I agree that the seller should show the horse...

    I agree that the seller should show the horse until a deposit is made. Telling the buyer that other people are coming out first can backfire if the other people don't buy the horse - makes it look...
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    OK, read the whole thing, Tobin sure does cite...

    OK, read the whole thing, Tobin sure does cite himself a lot!!
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    So Shammy, without reading the entire...

    So Shammy, without reading the entire presentation, what it shows is that there is really very few drug offenses occurring in the racing industry. From the summary:

    "Overall, the rate at which...
  5. That was cute! Good thing they are not in...

    That was cute! Good thing they are not in Baltimore, animal control may have refused to let them go home until the cobwebs were removed from the barn.
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    I'm 47 years old, learned to ski a couple years...

    I'm 47 years old, learned to ski a couple years ago, and did my first black diamond on Thursday. Not very stylishly, but I stayed on my feet the whole way!
  7. Are you working two part time jobs? I always...

    Are you working two part time jobs? I always tried to maximize my hourly rate, and although did not love my career, I got paid well to do it. I did this via education - I took courses and earned...
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    RhtymNCruise gave thoughtful and excellent...

    RhtymNCruise gave thoughtful and excellent advice, I agree.

    OP, in post #70 you mentioned leading the horse out with the lead tossed over his neck. IMHO, this is not the way you handle a horse...
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    I know...wish that the racing commissions would...

    I know...wish that the racing commissions would make a rule stating that if a suspended trainer's owners switch to a new trainer during that suspension, they can't switch back to the suspended...
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    Can you explain your set up? I've always moved...

    Can you explain your set up? I've always moved into finished places, and have to deal with what is there. I've always wished for large storage areas that were easy for trucks to unload into (hay,...
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    It's their version of "drop what you are doing...

    It's their version of "drop what you are doing and come work overtime right now."
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    I think you are on the right track but...

    I think you are on the right track but complicating things by giving your horse too many things. If you are feeding a premium line senior feed, I would just feed the senior feed at a minimum of 6...
  13. Senior feeds are more digestible than forage, so...

    Senior feeds are more digestible than forage, so he will get more calories and nutrition out of swallowing senior feed than by swallowing the same volume of forage or most other feeds. I've had...
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    OP, when you hear hoofbeats, think horses, not...

    OP, when you hear hoofbeats, think horses, not zebras. You've ruled out many many physical causes of the behavior problems, and you absolutely refuse to consider that this horse may simply have...
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    This type of behavior does not have an overnight...

    This type of behavior does not have an overnight fix. And horses must make mistakes in order to learn, and you were not paying your vet to train him.
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    Nothing is going to change until women stop...

    Nothing is going to change until women stop basing their self worth on what men, and to a large extend other women, think of them physically.
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    If it's not being monitored by an outside agency,...

    If it's not being monitored by an outside agency, you don't know that the contents are consistent with the labeling.
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    Well said. I use TC Senior at the recommended...

    Well said. I use TC Senior at the recommended feeding levels. Those that don't need 6 lbs a day usually do fine with just TC 30%.
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    This aggressive type of behavior doesn't usually...

    This aggressive type of behavior doesn't usually evolve suddenly, it's usually due to the habits of the people handling the horse. I suspect that because you've handled this horse gently since...
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    How much and what type of hay/forage is she...

    How much and what type of hay/forage is she getting? How is her weight? Can't really make recommendations without this info. I like Triple Crown products, but many feed companies are doing a great...
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    KER has great information.

    KER has great information.
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    Horsesaddleshop.com has western saddle tree...

    Horsesaddleshop.com has western saddle tree templates you can download and cut out, and find the one that best fits your horse. Then you can call them and discuss what saddle options you have. You...
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    If you are doing the instructing, can you choose...

    If you are doing the instructing, can you choose which horses to use and what tack to use? Not sure why you would want to retrain all the horses unless you are going to get paid for it. Just make...
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    Ditto the whip, and at least a dressage length...

    Ditto the whip, and at least a dressage length one so the naughty horse can't wheel and kick you.

    The only time I will ever give a treat is when I have a horse that doesn't want to come to me. ...
  25. So sad! If it has feet, it kicks, and if it has...

    So sad! If it has feet, it kicks, and if it has teeth, it bites. I am usually alone in the barn and am very cognizant of safety, although I usually lead my two horses into and out of the field...
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