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    Sammicat sounds just like Meri except he is...

    Sammicat sounds just like Meri except he is older. He does everything and loves to trail ride too! I will say it again.. Look for a more advanced eventer or an older training level packer and it...
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    I have a L'Apogee that I adore. I have had it for...

    I have a L'Apogee that I adore. I have had it for about 9 years and it holds up great. Comfy and great service. Fit 3 out of 4 horses. Some with shark fin withers too. The only one it did not fit is...
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    I love our barn but they only do FEI sports.....

    I love our barn but they only do FEI sports.. Jumpers, dressage and now some eventing. If jumpers are your goal they are awesome. They are a little different as they are both from Europe so the...
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    The idea having to please someone else or...

    The idea having to please someone else or worrying about what someone else will think about what discipline you ride is crazy. It is an expensive sport and you have to have FUN! For me, it is my...
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    Sammi and Bergen . may I make a suggestion......

    Sammi and Bergen . may I make a suggestion... Both of my last two horses, Meri and Tyler, were eventers who were stepping down. As we all know I have serious confidence issues. Both had competed...
  6. If you really like to jump and are liking the...

    If you really like to jump and are liking the dressage why not try your hand at eventing.. It is the biggest challenge of all. I would agree to spend more time on the flat, dressage type lessons then...
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    Bergen, sorry it did not work out but there is...

    Bergen, sorry it did not work out but there is another on the horizon somewhere. I wish I could lease every horse I bought before I bought them! Sometimes having to sell a horse after is not easy.
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    I have not found a Passier that has the white...

    I have not found a Passier that has the white padding without a crank noseband.. Will checkout Kieffer and Jerry's harness too.
    I am going to the Rolex three day event and Passier generally has...
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    Zippers installed

    I know I asked before but I cannot find the thread.. I got My DD a pair of field boots but want to have zippers with an elastic gusset put in. Does anyone know someone in the down state NY area...Not...
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    Seeking a dressage bridle

    My DD would like a nice dressage bridle. We are presently using a black hunt bridle. We would like one with white padding but no crank noseband, really we do not even need a flash. Our horse has a...
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    Faye- great about the lesson! Love different...

    Faye- great about the lesson! Love different approaches until I found the one that works for me... Maybe if you think about what Denny Emerson says to his riders about jumping.. chin up, hips back,...
  12. I have both major medical and mortality...the big...

    I have both major medical and mortality...the big thing that drives the cost is the mortality pay out...
  13. I am not a H/J rider but I bought a 16 year old...

    I am not a H/J rider but I bought a 16 year old eventer that was stepping down.. He had spent many years at prelim and was a second level schoolmaster.. He was a no more jumping horse which was fine...
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    Sammi- we own a very sensitive reactive horse but...

    Sammi- we own a very sensitive reactive horse but he is the sweetest thing in the world and he puts up with us! He is a forward thinking Trakehner. It has taken me a long time to get where I am for I...
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    Sammicat- Both Hurdle and Meri it took about two...

    Sammicat- Both Hurdle and Meri it took about two years before our personalities melded together. Each horse is very different and shaped by their own past. Even though one was a racehorse and the...
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    SuzieQnutter. I may just have to come and visit!...

    SuzieQnutter. I may just have to come and visit! Grass? what is that? It is buried under a think blanket of white stuff...
    The temps here are still awful and we are expecting more snow...UGH.
    Love...
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    There is so much to catch up on! Oy vey... Well...

    There is so much to catch up on! Oy vey... Well Bergen we have you beat.. the storm of the century left us with 6 inches and the other 12! It is supposed to be 1 degree tonight without the wind and...
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    pumula horse transport, Rowan is amazing....does...

    pumula horse transport, Rowan is amazing....does a lot on the I95 corridor..
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    we are trying to stay warm here.. fortunately, we...

    we are trying to stay warm here.. fortunately, we had the blizzard that never happened but I am tired of the cold. I just want 40 degrees... will try and catch up tomorrow so much going on..... just...
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    Well, gone for a week or so and I feel I have...

    Well, gone for a week or so and I feel I have missed so much! The weather here has been frightful.. At least the wind has quit for a little while.. I did ride on Tuesday. He was to say a bit zippy!...
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    oh well, we will be between Los Angeles and San...

    oh well, we will be between Los Angeles and San Diego... Maybe one of these days you could come east? When it is a little warmer...
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    Faye where in Cal are you? We will most likely be...

    Faye where in Cal are you? We will most likely be out there at the end of March. In the southern area....
    50's? where's my bathing suit?
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    There is still no ridng here in NY... this...

    There is still no ridng here in NY... this morning the temp was2 real feel -18....
    Where is spring? Well, I am okay with it because Nov and Dec were much better then last year... Sunday is supposed...
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    Last summer I bought a used Custom Saddlery...

    Last summer I bought a used Custom Saddlery saddle. It is an older model but I got a great price and use it on my 19 year old Trak! He will be working for a while.. They are worth the money. Used...
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    MPSbarnmanager I think the best advice I ever...

    MPSbarnmanager I think the best advice I ever heard for an approach to a fence was watching a lesson by Denny Emerson... Feet forward, hips back and chin up... Worked like a charm....
    Congrats on...
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