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  1. Over 18 is a Pro, under 18 they can do anything....

    Over 18 is a Pro, under 18 they can do anything.

    I checked with USEF several years ago and you can ride a horse solely owned by you as an Ammy. Trainer does get paid for training but by you and...
  2. I would be in favor of and satisfied with just...

    I would be in favor of and satisfied with just rider/horse name, date and event to protect privacy. If just those details are given, anybody interested can Google for further information.
  3. Me three and I don't even Event. But I do get...

    Me three and I don't even Event. But I do get asked, repeatedly. Would at least like correct information to help answer...somebody referenced two horse deaths very recently? Huh?

    I was just asked...
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    Very important one here- keep your mouth SHUT....

    Very important one here- keep your mouth SHUT. You will hear many things not intended for client ears. You will see many things and form opinions about them- don't share unless asked by your boss....
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    My sister sells furniture for a national chain....

    My sister sells furniture for a national chain. This is their favorite way to unload the stuff on enthusiastic buyers who need to finance because they don't have the cash. Sis get a % of every one of...
  6. I'm not sure you should be blaming the letter...

    I'm not sure you should be blaming the letter carrier here. It may be USPS policy that they do not deliver half a mile up a driveway past the mailbox. Call the postmaster, see if you can't get it...
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    Most of my barn's help translated "scoop"...

    Most of my barn's help translated "scoop" as....scoop. Most know the barn chore related English names for things that really don't translate directly.

    IME, leaving notes for barn staff, in any...
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    I must have missed it but is there any kind of a...

    I must have missed it but is there any kind of a contract here? Or just what's basically a receipt just stating xxx was paid and xxxx will be paid at pick up with no other details or description????...
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    You know, the fact she's fine in the actual show...

    You know, the fact she's fine in the actual show arena and has learned she can scare you while being led tells me she's found a weak spot to take advantage of where she thinks you can't control her....
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    Don't put much faith in post dated checks. They...

    Don't put much faith in post dated checks. They do not constitute a legal agreement and actually it's not technically legal to write one. That check is not worth the paper it's written on. They need...
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    For sure investigate the physical. BUT, it...

    For sure investigate the physical.

    BUT, it sounds like you are starting to ask her to accept a heavier workload with more pressure and, maybe, she's saying screw you?

    Does she act like this at...
  12. Dont kid yourself on that one. That crap pretty...

    Dont kid yourself on that one. That crap pretty much came over with the first shipment of horses from Europe in the sixteenth century and still goes on over there. Horse trading is horse trading. I...
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    Do you have the checks yet? They live in the NWTs...

    Do you have the checks yet? They live in the NWTs or something they can't just hop in the car and pay you?

    Three weeks as a "test" for the kid but now it's in the Adult's camp. Where's the money?...
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    Oh dear, your checks for money owed you,...

    Oh dear, your checks for money owed you, including past due balances, were sitting in a table for THREE WEEKS as a test to see if DD would bring them to the barn to pay you???????? She blew it off...
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    OP has not come back with the specific language...

    OP has not come back with the specific language in her contract, that she had the opportunity to read and signed when she moved in.

    And some are assuming the vacated stalls would be filled...
  16. Thread: Perfect Eq

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    Ummmm, I mean no disrespect but that's not the...

    Ummmm, I mean no disrespect but that's not the elite level of riding with private coaching and a supply of multiple, quality mounts daily. They get all kinds of rider ability levels, most are not...
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    Yup, just another Hunter Class on its way to...

    Yup, just another Hunter Class on its way to dummy down status so more can pay to play.
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    You must notify the BO you believe she is in...

    You must notify the BO you believe she is in breech for not performing services specifically defined in the contract and give her the opportunity to correct the shortfall before you can default on...
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    Not going back thru the swamp to look but pretty...

    Not going back thru the swamp to look but pretty sure I read OP claim the gofundme plea was posted by her and had raised 30% of the money raised in just two days. Shoulda quoted it I guess.

    I...
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    I leased a horse for 2500 a year I could have...

    I leased a horse for 2500 a year I could have bought for 5k. But it was a currently going 17 year old that previously had done Junior Hunters (3'6") and Eq including Medals, more recently 3' and was...
  21. Thread: Perfect Eq

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    You really cannot draw all these conclusions off...

    You really cannot draw all these conclusions off these still pictures because you don't know how they got to that jump, straight run, roll back, it's element 2 of a triple combination or they are...
  22. I'd leave him unless the care is lacking, you...

    I'd leave him unless the care is lacking, you hate it and the people there or somebody else rides him behind your back.

    Think of him, not you. He's been happy there, feels secure and comfortable...
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    Oh, I shouldn't say it yet again but... Do not...

    Oh, I shouldn't say it yet again but...

    Do not confuse a CORRECT long, medium or short crest release with butt in air body surfing on the neck that very much resembles swimmers diving into a pool...
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    Is this in addition to the gofundme you posted...

    Is this in addition to the gofundme you posted two days ago?
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    Think 10% of net income (means what you take home...

    Think 10% of net income (means what you take home after taxes) is a realistic starting place but one accident for yourself like a broken bone or a bad colic on the horse and you are totally screwed....
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