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  1. I would spend all my time slowing down the tempo...

    I would spend all my time slowing down the tempo until she can trot at about half the quickness she is now, twice as relaxed. She is cute! But way too wound up. Relaxation and (slower) rhythm are...
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    I swear to you that your horse will not have an...

    I swear to you that your horse will not have an easier time because you weigh less than 116 pounds, my dear. I weigh well north of that and my horses have no problem carrying me around, even the...
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    Try this -- Put your horse on a big track. ...

    Try this --

    Put your horse on a big track. Put your inside leg on and keep it on. Add contact with your outside hand. Keep contact riding inside leg into outside hand until the horse gives. ...
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    OP, your view of your body is not healthy. Your...

    OP, your view of your body is not healthy. Your mom is correct to be worried. You sound like you have or are well on the way to having an eating disorder. Please do not seek affirmation for your...
  5. No, I have one of these: ...

    No, I have one of these: http://tweetys.com/sb1-extended9inchoffsetgooseneckcouplerfor4inchidroundtube.aspx?gclid=COn2xqfd7b8CFShp7Aod8QIAoQ

    with the extra 9 inches it is not possible to crunch...
  6. http://www.gravedigger.com/ You drive by the...

    http://www.gravedigger.com/ You drive by the shop on the way to OBX, and you can stop and get monster truck rides sometimes.
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    We don't have any dogs, but I won't leave dosed...

    We don't have any dogs, but I won't leave dosed anything out because I don't want the healthy foxes to double up. If I can't train the foxes to come for the undosed ones I won't put out dosed ones,...
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    Thanks, AKB. at the very least it is easy to...

    Thanks, AKB. at the very least it is easy to tell them apart, one of them looks beautiful and the sick one I could hardly tell was a fox, he looks like a cross between a coyote and a rat. Nasty.
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    No, I am in Indiana. Land of "wildlife just...

    No, I am in Indiana. Land of "wildlife just dies, lady." Grr. Thanks.
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    Does anyone have any additional advice on...

    Does anyone have any additional advice on treating foxes? My barn fox looks OK but there is another fox that comes around every now and then that looks awful. I would love to get some medicine in...
  11. If you want smaller, what about the Triple Twist...

    If you want smaller, what about the Triple Twist son twistoffate has? Love those bloodlines and his big drawback is his size, under 16 hands. His dad sure could jump and I really like the mare's...
  12. so is your vodka accountant's dad Roberto Unger...

    so is your vodka accountant's dad Roberto Unger the legal theorist, by any chance? I saw him on your blog, and he looks just like a professor I had in law school by that name....but younger. while...
  13. Where are you going? I will be in Hatteras the...

    Where are you going? I will be in Hatteras the first half of August. Love OBX!

    How about a large sunscreen/bugspray to share? Never enough of either of those around on a beach trip....
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    It's poor horsemanship to jump your horse around...

    It's poor horsemanship to jump your horse around four courses when you can pay the fees, jump a couple of fences and prep your horse to win the big class and not jump his legs off. Bravo to the girl...
  15. Well, we would all like to meet you, SMF11,...

    Well, we would all like to meet you, SMF11, particularly because you have the artisanal vodka. I mean, how cool is that!?!?! So many interesting people here.
  16. ditto vxf111. You likely can't do much of...

    ditto vxf111. You likely can't do much of anything anyway until the baby is born and you find out the extent of the issues. I am very sorry you are in this situation, I know it must be incredibly...
  17. I have an F150 and a 2H GN. I have no problems...

    I have an F150 and a 2H GN. I have no problems stopping with it with 2 horses. 3 would be too much. I do, however, disagree that there is any issue with hauling a GN -- I would MUCH rather haul a...
  18. She should contact local funeral homes who offer...

    She should contact local funeral homes who offer pet cremation services. I am sure many would love to be affiliated with someone to refer people to needing this. It makes them more professional and...
  19. But they are ESSENTIAL. That makes it not only...

    But they are ESSENTIAL. That makes it not only ok but necessary, right? How have I lived this long without these essences? A miracle, indeed.
  20. The sea sponge cannot be hygienic. I am sorry,...

    The sea sponge cannot be hygienic. I am sorry, that's just nasty. I am not normally one to get all wrapped up in antibacterial concerns but in this case....I just envision too many bacteria and...
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    Piggybacking, a fox has been taking up residence...

    Piggybacking, a fox has been taking up residence in my barn. This morning I found it in my hay loft. I have seen it in the barn aisle several times. Has anyone had a fox this bold? Should I try...
  22. We have had a lot of fun with fly masks over the...

    We have had a lot of fun with fly masks over the years. We told one group of farmers that they are painted green on the inside so that it makes the horses eat all the brush and weeds in the field...
  23. Oh no. I am so sorry for your loss. What a...

    Oh no. I am so sorry for your loss. What a heartbreaker of a story.
  24. On the bright side, you get to buy a tractor! ...

    On the bright side, you get to buy a tractor! woo hoo! Who doesn't want an excuse to buy a tractor.

    When I bought my farm a few years ago JD had was doing three years 0% financing, and I think...
  25. Just ride on the pavement past his place and get...

    Just ride on the pavement past his place and get off the road only when a car is actually coming, maybe?

    Riding in a hayfield can do a lot of damage. I know it might not seem like it to you, but...
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