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    my .02

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    What she said. OP my heart goes out to you. When my boy was put down I felt no small amount of guilt on the day we put him down, he was not as bad as your horse is now -- he was able to get...
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    Hi, I put my 28 year old tb down on Dec 4 --...

    Hi,

    I put my 28 year old tb down on Dec 4 -- he had neuro issues that were slowly getting worse, and I was to the point where I was concerned he would fall or slip, and hurt himself. Our barn is...
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    I can speak to the Tredstep -- I own the raphael...

    I can speak to the Tredstep -- I own the raphael and tried the donetello -- liked both but liked the look of the raphael better. I also have a pair of 8.5 tuffrider (dress boot, not dressage) slim...
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    INTERESTING! I have a similar experience...

    INTERESTING! I have a similar experience --caveat, it was about FORTY years ago -- but the horse had similar issues. Big-time hunter, shown and won at Madison Square Garden, was in a trailer...
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    Digihorse and Petstore I think you probably have...

    Digihorse and Petstore I think you probably have nailed it. No it is not a big spanish walk, it is more like a that is a) getting on a trailer ramp for the first time or stepping in a puddle. While I...
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    No, it does not seem to be a pain reaction -- it...

    No, it does not seem to be a pain reaction -- it actually feels and looks sort of playful, ears pricked interested like it's a fun game. This horse is a bit of a clown...
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    Unintentional spanish walk

    So my 9 year old gelding, a hanoverian, is "volunteering" the beginnings of a Spanish walk-- exaggerated knee action (up out down) and the slapping-down of the foot, at the walk. It is not a full...
  8. My .02. If you had a horse in full training, or...

    My .02. If you had a horse in full training, or were otherwise a big cash cow for this trainer, more info and some notice might be warranted/courteous. For weekly lessons? Not so much...

    --Do NOT...
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    Hi, Here is a photo, taken shortly after an...

    Hi,

    Here is a photo, taken shortly after an episode of laminitis around labor day -- he's a bit thin here, has since gained that weight back: https://goo.gl/photos/e5cpfCC17ndyEDSHA

    He's...
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    lateral vs. forward

    Thanks all. I think the cocking the foot could help, if I could get him to respond a bit more (he plants that old foot pretty firmly). I wondered if letting him lean on a wall could help too.

    He...
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    neurologic old boy, picking up feet

    My 28 year old gelding, a 16.3 TB, has been in gradual decline with neurological issues, primarily in the hind legs. He is still able to get up and down, although he sits "like a dog" for a bit...
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    Some thoughts? I made these, standard disclaimers...

    Some thoughts? I made these, standard disclaimers apply:

    https://www.etsy.com/listing/202749562/salsalted-caramel-and-coffee-dressage?ref=shop_home_active_17
    ...
  13. I have a 28 year old TB who has difficulty...

    I have a 28 year old TB who has difficulty chewing, worn-down teeth. He is close to 16.3, chunker of a TB, and he gets at least 12 lbs equine senior a day, unable to eat much hay. He is also...
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    training

    If you are not an experienced rider/young horse trainer consider the possibility that you have a horse that shuts down when confused or when the rider cannot "stay out of his/her way." Plenty of...
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    when people show you who they are, believe them

    "But the real question is, what is the difference between Fiona and Loki as far as education? If your only beef with Fiona is that she changed her mind about a show... eh.... that can be rectified...
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    MVP writes: If you ask him to Go, you'd better...

    MVP writes: If you ask him to Go, you'd better have the core strength and balance to go with him.

    This is what I feel. While it is subtle, I feel that when I finally motivate my naturally quiet...
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    ammies and horses behind the leg

    Hi,

    I read an interesting thread on COTH concerning top clinicians and their tendency to work with pros rather than amateurs. Some folks responded that ammies all tend to have the same problem,...
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    They are one of the few companies that carry...

    They are one of the few companies that carry grandeur pads, which I like. Have never had any issues, but have never had to return anything. Have placed a dozen or so orders over the years.
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    I sell them and make them custom at...

    I sell them and make them custom at btbbrowbands.com and https://www.facebook.com/BTBbrowbands

    Many nice browbandmakers out there, I enjoy working with vintage, glass, czech, natural stone beads.
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    I think we should let this go. There is nothing...

    I think we should let this go. There is nothing funny or entertaining about it.
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    background

    Do he is not a dressage trainer or otherwise "in the horse industry"?

    He looks very young. Maybe he will learn from the experience...
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    I also have to wonder this -- I suppose it may be...

    I also have to wonder this -- I suppose it may be one of those things, you don't know until you ask, and maybe he just asked when there was an opportunity.

    What is his reputation outside of...
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    Regular seats I'm pretty sure. I ordered them...

    Regular seats I'm pretty sure. I ordered them earlier than normal...
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    Devon tix -- seating?

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    Just looked at my tix -- seats are in M1 1D 11 -- but when I go to the Devon seating chart, I can't figure out where this is. I usually am in the east grandstands, now I must be in the main?...
  25. I had a month or two experience of this with my...

    I had a month or two experience of this with my otherwise kind and reasonable gelding. The ultimate correction was that I rode differently, and learned to help him position his body better to stay...
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