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    Don't. ;) Your words sound like meaningless...

    Don't. ;)

    Your words sound like meaningless generalities and whether rehearsed, read or remembered from elsewhere, and it really isn't quite so simple as that.

    I think most of us have read...
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    You sound as if you are quoting from a book.....

    You sound as if you are quoting from a book.. :cool:
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    It's very common in the UK. Small fry are often...

    It's very common in the UK. Small fry are often ponied out hunting or hacking as well. I'm sure plenty of folks here (with kids) do the same.

    If the lead person bites the dust and the child is...
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    Silly.. How I did the finger spreading thingy,...

    Silly.. How I did the finger spreading thingy, sitting here alone, having heard of his passing only now.. Goodbye "Spock". :cry:
  5. And if you believe the BS your instructor is...

    And if you believe the BS your instructor is handing you, then you'll be "working on it" forever and will learn nothing.

    Is your instructor familiar with the people (thankfully a minority) here...
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    Those pre-auction vet checks, the depository of...

    Those pre-auction vet checks, the depository of x-rays and vet reports, as well as walking the beast out for observation (as weanlings and yearlings are not ridden ) are taken for granted at the high...
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    No "snark" intended, just genuine surprise that...

    No "snark" intended, just genuine surprise that you, as a breeder of horses advertised and marketed for their color, are asking these questions on a BB.

    What ever an Insurance company paid you in...
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    Honestly, I enjoy watching (and I am more...

    Honestly, I enjoy watching (and I am more familiar with) the Keeneland and Fasig Tipton thoroughbred auctions.
    This auction seems comparatively like an infomercial. Very unprofessional and...
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    Oh boy.... I would have thought that as a...

    Oh boy....

    I would have thought that as a breeder of "painted" horses, for at least 10 years, the color research would have been done before this late date..
    Better late than never of course..
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    Little Kids and Ponies

    From H+H. http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/features/young-riders-tackle-their-first-shows-pictures-475536

    I remember what fun it was to have a pony!
    Such happy little faces make me smile. :yes: :)
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    :lol::lol::lol: Sorry, I know this is a...

    :lol::lol::lol:

    Sorry, I know this is a serious subject however I can't help but laugh at the thought of a horse becoming ground beef !
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    Did you not notice the photo of the very lovely...

    Did you not notice the photo of the very lovely foal that the mare has produced?

    The OP is not new to the breeding business and surely is aware of the financial aspect of breeding vs buying.
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    I've always thought that the use of the "Dr."...

    I've always thought that the use of the "Dr." prefix by people with a non-medical PHD, is somewhat odd and rather a plea for recognition born from insecurity., but , whatever makes them feel...
  14. Such talent, especially to ride so well on a...

    Such talent, especially to ride so well on a horse with what you describe as an uneven/irregular trot..;)
  15. Perhaps this should be on the off topic forum,...

    Perhaps this should be on the off topic forum, rather than Sport Horse breeding??
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    You "might be getting" a new custom saddle? You...

    You "might be getting" a new custom saddle? You have "already been fitted"?
    All of your questions should be answered by the saddler you are ordering from. If not, find a new dealer. :yes:
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    For most stud books, the fact that the sire (or...

    For most stud books, the fact that the sire (or dam) of a foal might be the "donor" or one of many clones (with no way to differentiate between them) is a problem.
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    I think that most of us do understand that the...

    I think that most of us do understand that the clone (s) and it's source have identical DNA. Honestly, we get it ;) and we realize that therein lies the difficulty in keeping the stud book accurate....
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    The link does not work..
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    That is a strange approach to keeping a stud book...

    That is a strange approach to keeping a stud book (the ISH method).

    The AQHA finally won a decision on the lawsuit against them that was trying to force them to register clones.

    If the AQHA...
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    I don't think that anyone can be sure that there...

    I don't think that anyone can be sure that there will be no need to prove which "clone" sires which horse, since the cloning of sport horses is in its infancy and the performance (both breeding and...
  22. Thread: Tom Voss dead

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    He died last year. :(

    He died last year. :(
  23. Poll: Oh boy.. you are young but you are very naive for...

    Oh boy.. you are young but you are very naive for your age .

    You don't like the idea of being a vet and "getting up at 3 am for someone else's horses" :confused:, yet you think that being an ER...
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    Sending hugs and kind thoughts to you, Lord...

    Sending hugs and kind thoughts to you, Lord Helpus.

    You can be assured that you did your best. Sometimes that is the only solace we are given.

    Hang in there.
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    Cruising's Clones Revealed

    Cross post from breeder's thread...

    http://www.independent.ie/business/farming/showjumping-great-cruisings-clones-unveiled-30997064.html
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