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    A journey it has been indeed. Here is a...

    A journey it has been indeed.

    Here is a picture of stinker pony last year (don't have any from this year yet)
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    Her sire is the only one I have backed/started...

    Her sire is the only one I have backed/started that didn't do this and that's out of 14 or so of this breed or breed cross. Mr. Monty who I earned my silver medal with went to shows at the age of 4...
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    OK here goes: In the summer of 2007 I was called...

    OK here goes: In the summer of 2007 I was called by a woman located a few hours from me introducing herself as the owner of a purebred section C welsh pony of cob type. She explained that she had...
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    If you are in Washington state then there are...

    If you are in Washington state then there are already a number of adults who ride ponies and focus at least a major portion of their time on dressage. They may not all show heavily; but, they are...
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    As a living? No. But as a hobby, possibly or buy...

    As a living? No. But as a hobby, possibly or buy and flip...... and even then I would have a regular day job to pay for all living expenses. I have been training ponies most of my life though I don't...
  6. LOL, never said the pirouettes weren't there....

    LOL, never said the pirouettes weren't there. Have scored fairly well on those and still have mistakes in the tempis. As others (and I) have indicated there is a tendency to leave some of it in the...
  7. Congratulations! LOL yes the tempis aren't...

    Congratulations! LOL yes the tempis aren't everything. They don't even have coefficients; but, to be sure in order to take it to the next step they need to be sufficiently/adequately...
  8. LOL, I really mean LOL....I have heard this...

    LOL, I really mean LOL....I have heard this comment over and over for most of my welsh cobs I've ridden and shown. There was only one exception and that was a chestnut welsh cob x TB mare I sold....
  9. 1) through in every or most rides? 2) offering...

    1) through in every or most rides?
    2) offering even contact in both reins throughout your ride?
    3) always willing to go into the ring and work at dressage most day?
    4) providing fairly even...
  10. I've taken two welsh cobs to PSG. I earned my...

    I've taken two welsh cobs to PSG. I earned my silver on the first one. I purchased him as a two year old. He was butt high, downhill build with a slight sway to his back and a very short neck. I...
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    Her sire was ridden approximately 3 times a week...

    Her sire was ridden approximately 3 times a week after starting him and much of that time was spent out on the mountain trails. When he turned four I gradually increased him to 4 times a week with 2...
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    As the breeder of this filly, it is so gratifying...

    As the breeder of this filly, it is so gratifying to see one's dream (as in someone who's goal has been to produce amateur mounts with a good temperament in a smaller package) in action. PFP...
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    I purchased a gelding many years back who was...

    I purchased a gelding many years back who was done at 3 months of age. He is still sound at age 18 and competing at PSG. I usually do mine around 8 months and have never known there to be a problem.
  14. Thread: Unintended abuse

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    Where does one draw the line? Well I am certified...

    Where does one draw the line? Well I am certified to investigate animal cruelty, abuse and neglect cases. I teach for the University of Missouri's Law Enforcement Department and fly around the...
  15. Just like her Daddy!..............congrats and...

    Just like her Daddy!..............congrats and lots of scritches and hugs to PFP.
  16. Thread: Horse Height?

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    I am 5'2" and weigh 105 pounds. I...

    I am 5'2" and weigh 105 pounds. I own/train/ride/compete a 13 hand welsh cob at prix st. george. I've taken him up through the levels from ground work. He's far from done with his career despite my...
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    We treat ours like a normal horse. The only...

    We treat ours like a normal horse. The only exception is that I always ask for an end stall and put one of my geldings next to him so that we do not have strange horses hanging out in the next stall.
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    How long did it take you to earn your scores for...

    How long did it take you to earn your scores for your bronze medal once you decided that is what you wanted to do?

    8 years once I decided I had The horse.

    How many years had you been riding...
  19. Thread: Best Half Pad?

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    I have a couple of section C Welsh Cobs, both are...

    I have a couple of section C Welsh Cobs, both are 13 hands and both use/have 16.5 inch saddles. I was finding that my gelding was going to need a new saddle or break down and purchase a Mattes pad. I...
  20. So glad to hear about PFP's progress Pocket Pony....

    So glad to hear about PFP's progress Pocket Pony. Her brother is also coming along very well with his "manners training". Stinker pony and I worked mostly on coming through and over the back all the...
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    LOL. Ah, yes let the shenanigans...

    LOL. Ah, yes let the shenanigans begin.......after all you did buy a Welsh Cob. They are comedians with their own sense of humor :winkgrin:
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    Yes, Congratulations!

    Yes, Congratulations!
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    I'm SO now a fool for a Welsh Cob. They are...

    I'm SO now a fool for a Welsh Cob. They are officially my breed of choice. I will definitely update again when the decision has officially been made

    Well then WELCOME to the dark side LOL. Mr....
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    Good luck with the decision making process. Of...

    Good luck with the decision making process. Of course you do realize that with an update, if you decide to buy him (hope so), pictures are a must ;) Those of us that are owned by the breed absolutely...
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    Though the rider wasn't green there was a very...

    Though the rider wasn't green there was a very well known (at least in Welsh circles) Section D stallion who didn't start his dressage career until he was 9. He made it to Grand Prix. There was...
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