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    She is a pleasant, professional horsewoman with a...

    She is a pleasant, professional horsewoman with a good eye for horses.

    The horses in her barn are as represented. The last time I was there she had some super nice ones - alas none of them worked...
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    I remember how this BB responded to 9/11. There...

    I remember how this BB responded to 9/11. There was nothing but outpourings of sympathy, kind words, and reassurances from people all over the world.

    I could not find my mother on 9/11. She...
  3. Dog or man drives are pretty common in the south;...

    Dog or man drives are pretty common in the south; you mentioned the swampland and the need to drive deer out. We have it in VA too. In VA dog and man drives are responsible for about 40% of the deer...
  4. Thread: Africa issues

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    Been busier than a one armed paper hanger and...

    Been busier than a one armed paper hanger and haven't had the chance to visit in a while.

    I pop in to say hi, and see...... this.

    Bye.
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    That is a lovely, well maintained and cared for...

    That is a lovely, well maintained and cared for kitchen and pantry. I bet the rest of the house is just as beautiful.

    It's just my opinion; I don't care for big houses and "flash". I have a 50's...
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    Love it! I also love your Newmarket boots. You...

    Love it! I also love your Newmarket boots. You don't see those that often these days and they are just lovely.

    I wear a man's tie for cubbing. If you look closely it's covered in tiny cartoon...
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    They'll send you a catalog if you call them....

    They'll send you a catalog if you call them. (717) 529-6992 Not sure about the prices but the are pretty reasonable.
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    That's a good point, FalseImpression. That...

    That's a good point, FalseImpression. That separatist movement did seem to die. Since I'm an outsider I just chalked it up to people coming to their senses about the economic impact.

    This...
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    Agreed. The pro-union folks didn't win by much...

    Agreed. The pro-union folks didn't win by much in the first place. So it seems just a matter of time before Scotland separates.
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    fburton - The Economist is reporting that large...

    fburton - The Economist is reporting that large turnout among Scottish pensioners may have swung the election. Do you share that assessment or do you have a different perspective? The markets seem...
  11. Thread: New Hunt Horse!

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    That's a nice horse! She always has a nice...

    That's a nice horse! She always has a nice selection of prospects and made horses. Happy hunting.
  12. Thread: Your Signature?

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    Mine is just an old Kipling poem; a poem brought...

    Mine is just an old Kipling poem; a poem brought to mind when someone stole/killed/"rescued" my Basset Hound. I never found him.

    The Power Of The Dog


    There is sorrow enough in the natural...
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    If you are insured with Farm Bureau they will do...

    If you are insured with Farm Bureau they will do a farm check for things like this, and unless things have changed if you install certain measures you get a discount on premiums. I'm not sure they...
  14. Kodiak; some folks use an old stirrup leather. A...

    Kodiak; some folks use an old stirrup leather. A local saddler made a "grab strap" for me, which I ended up not caring for out hunting so used it when I gave my niece pony rides. It was rolled...
  15. Turnout really isn't complicated. You wear a...

    Turnout really isn't complicated. You wear a simple English style riding habit. Ratcatcher for cubbing, formal for the formal season. It's old school.

    To start out in this sport you do not...
  16. Thread: Godspeed Miracle

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    I'm so sorry her life was cut short. But you did...

    I'm so sorry her life was cut short. But you did a great job with her and she looked so happy and healthy. You did the right thing -- but I know that doesn't help with the grief. I'm so sorry.
  17. Copies of all relevant information, including...

    Copies of all relevant information, including hunting license, in one's hat or in one's coat pocket. Standard and customary already.

    I prefer putting a copy of my insurance card and hunting...
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    I always dislike the new Doctor. Then I get used...

    I always dislike the new Doctor. Then I get used to him and when the next Doctor comes along, I hate him and wish the old one I used to hate would come back because he was so good.

    The Clara...
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    walk walk walk walk walk walk trot trot trot trot trot trot walk walk canter canter walk up the hill down the hill up the hill down the hill grid work grid work checking tack and stitching walking...
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    Agree with calling JMSWD if you're interested in...

    Agree with calling JMSWD if you're interested in cost-share, and to get referrals.

    I've used George White fencing for many years. They are FANTASTIC. They'll also build coops in your fencelines,...
  21. If you've got an infestation, you're going to...

    If you've got an infestation, you're going to have to spray to get rid of it.

    You'll also want to do a soil test. Bedstraw thrives in acidic soils; so it can act as an indicator species. A bit...
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    Actually - nothing of what you assert is true. ...

    Actually - nothing of what you assert is true.

    How do I know that? Because I read the actual pleadings; including the judge's opinion.

    HSUS, through its employees and counsel, did in fact...
  23. I'm glad to hear you are moving back! I'd hoped...

    I'm glad to hear you are moving back! I'd hoped you would. :-)
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    As far as quality and durability - County is...

    As far as quality and durability - County is excellent. All of mine are at least 10 years old and one of them has been underwater several times. They take a licking and keep on ticking.

    I do not...
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    Thank you, wildlifer! This is why I HATE...

    Thank you, wildlifer! This is why I HATE bounties on coyote. Bounties don't work.

    Having said that; I truly dislike how some people assume that if predation is a problem, it's because the...
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