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    Not.One.Hair. yet. But both are getting that...

    Not.One.Hair. yet.
    But both are getting that not-quite-motheaten look to their coats.
    Part of me dreads the hair blizzard to come, part cannot wait to see the Spring shinyslick again :D
  2. :confused: What? You didn't like the Clydesdale...

    :confused:
    What?
    You didn't like the Clydesdale in the grocery?
    Or the 30-sec Don't Back Down?
    1st one made me smile, 2nd made me snicker w/"Not a Fruit Cup"
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    I <3 my custom Vogels - circa 1989 and still looking good.
    Worn to school & show a LOT for about 5yrs, then retired to Show Only for the next 10 & now I wear them to lesson infrequently (2X/mo) &...
  4. Better to ask - I'm forever being told I don't...

    Better to ask - I'm forever being told I don't sound my age.
    Nor look it apparently, as I was carded at bars until well into my 30s!
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    From your last post it sounds like a pretty nice...

    From your last post it sounds like a pretty nice situation.

    Still, I agree with Zu Zu & IIWM, I'd want to have a Plan B in place "just in case"

    I know of some folks who don't now nor have ever...
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    Already mentioned in others' posts, but how far...

    Already mentioned in others' posts, but how far away will you be?
    Will there be any horse-knowledgable person(s) resident on the property?
    Someone who could contact you in an emergency?

    Even...
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    Le Sigh...... :( Thanks to you I now have a...

    Le Sigh...... :(
    Thanks to you I now have a drool-covered keyboard :disgust:
    I can only wonder what board runs in those D-Luxe facilities, but I suppose it's one of those "If you have to ask"...
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    OMG! I have a pair that is over 15yo! They are...

    OMG!
    I have a pair that is over 15yo!
    They are just now starting to show wear - stitching for knee patches & a teeny hole/snag, otherwise they look new.
    Warmest.Breeches.EVER!
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    Not specifically horsy, but my hand-me-down...

    Not specifically horsy, but my hand-me-down microfiber jacket from my late DH.
    Bought from Spiegel's & at least 17yo as it traveled to Paris with us in 1999.
    It is lined with Thinsulate & is hands...
  10. My calorie-counting App puts "Farm Work -...

    My calorie-counting App puts "Farm Work - General" burning 393cal/hr.

    Riding gives you a whopping 563/hr < seems high to me but I'll take it! :D

    Neither one is Diet Magic, but generally I find...
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    Hijack! Considering the "wealth of knowledge"...

    Hijack!
    Considering the "wealth of knowledge" HeWho{coughcoughNP} brings to his rides, I offer my never-been-ridden Hackney Pony.
    With my own eyes, I have witnessed this pony perform all the...
  12. Now THAT is a true "Skinny" :winkgrin: Wonder...

    Now THAT is a true "Skinny" :winkgrin:

    Wonder if she jumped trainer next?
  13. I was inclined to say "Listen to M. O'Connor &...

    I was inclined to say "Listen to M. O'Connor & findeight" until knic13 did me the favor of multi-quoting you, OP.
    Well, actually still listen to both of these very experienced posters.

    But, at...
  14. Just brainstorming here, but might Ebay be a...

    Just brainstorming here, but might Ebay be a source of replacement cost for tack?
    You can print pics of similar (if not identical) older stuff and show what it sold for recently.
    Better than...
  15. I agree about the door issues, but sounds like...

    I agree about the door issues, but sounds like she will have to get hurt or have a horse get hurt before she realizes this is a Bad Idea.
    You have to tell her - as her nominal Supvr - that horses...
  16. Horrible news, but TG your horses were safe. ...

    Horrible news, but TG your horses were safe.

    Count me in on the Wishlist for tack.
    I have tack I've stubbornly held on to, but if it will help I'd gladly send your way.

    I can still recall the...
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    While I agree with mvp about 99%, IME a trainer...

    While I agree with mvp about 99%, IME a trainer might not be hiring Best.

    When I moved to a different state & accepted the barn vet to treat my horses the first Orange Alert occurred when I asked...
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    OP: Your call on adding bedding. My 2 are kept...

    OP:
    Your call on adding bedding.
    My 2 are kept pretty much like yours - out 24/7/365 with access to pasture & (bedded) stalls if they want.
    Both come in to get hay & grain but are otherwise Out...
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    :lol: "I always wanted a jetski" :lol:* *this...

    :lol:
    "I always wanted a jetski" :lol:*

    *this one begs for a LOLROFWMP emoji :yes:
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    So.Much.FUN!!! Thank you for posting, Manni01...

    So.Much.FUN!!!

    Thank you for posting, Manni01 - brightened my otherwise gray, Winter day :D
  21. Trailrides you sound way off base here - are you...

    Trailrides you sound way off base here - are you the caller? {kidding!}

    Really, if it was any sort of emergency why would they not leave a message?
    Call & Hang up is a stoopid & ineffective way...
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    2nd these! I got a pair for $60 from...

    2nd these!
    I got a pair for $60 from Horseloverz, mistakenly thinking they were regular breeches material.
    Happily they are the Polartec fabric that is incredibly lightweight, stretchy & (best of...
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    Nail On Head :yes: Stalled horses - unless...

    Nail On Head :yes:

    Stalled horses - unless continuously supplied with hay - will get upset if there's nothing to "graze" on, including grain meals delivered regularly.
    Feeding grain on a strict...
  24. A stronger bit won't win a tug o' war unless you...

    A stronger bit won't win a tug o' war unless you weigh 1 ton also.
    (Says the lady who tried a double-twisted wire snaffle to stop her Jig-On-Trail TB Hunter & tack noseband to stop same Hunter in...
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    So glad you weren't hurt worse, LH! I'm in the...

    So glad you weren't hurt worse, LH!

    I'm in the Let GO! crowd too & can add:
    Makes sure your gloves are appropriate for the task.

    I had the "pleasure" of helping a friend who bought 2 ponies at...
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