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    I imported a Manchester Terrier puppy from...

    I imported a Manchester Terrier puppy from England to Canada in 1996. I did a trip to England when he was old enough to fly, I think he was 10 weeks, and he came back on the same flight I was on....
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    For me I do barn work. Stacking and moving hay,...

    For me I do barn work. Stacking and moving hay, cleaning stalls, lifting water buckets to hang them are great for muscle strength. For cardio I bike. Once again I am doing the Ride to Conquer...
  3. How is he with other dogs? I don't think that...

    How is he with other dogs?

    I don't think that walking and peeing is so much separation anxiety destruction, sounds like an old dog that had to go out to go pee and no one was home. I would switch...
  4. Clover Hill King of Diamonds

    Clover Hill
    King of Diamonds
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    Love my web reins. I will ride in the rubber ones...

    Love my web reins. I will ride in the rubber ones if I need to. But I also hate reins that are wide and thick. I find I can keep a much more even feel on the reins with thinner reins. I do think...
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    That makes sense. Both of mine sublux at night,...

    That makes sense. Both of mine sublux at night, it is a gross feeling and my right has partially dislocated and sat there for 3 days before I could get it back in. Luckily mine don't hurt, just that...
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    I had 2 shoulder surgeries last year. First was...

    I had 2 shoulder surgeries last year. First was in January, I was finally allowed to ride in June as the surgeon knew at that point he was going back in for another surgery. Second surgery was June...
  8. Thread: Diarado

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    Someone want to buy number 51 for me? He's...

    Someone want to buy number 51 for me? He's adorable and seems like he has a great temperament.
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    I too would go with TB

    I would be looking at A Fine Romance, Aberjack etc. Something either full TB or very close to it. Your mare is very cute and a good jumper but I would not want any heavier than her.

    The older...
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    Those who advocate gelding that stallion

    Okay, pulling flame suit on. Those who think that the aggressive stallion should have been gelded just how would you suggest doing that? Have you ever seen a gleding? How would you suggest getting...
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    I would send an e-mail

    As the breeder of three horses that I sold and have lost contact with I would love to know how they are doing.

    I managed to track one down and sent an e-mail to the trainer letting her know I had...
  12. I had a long conversation a number of years ago...

    I had a long conversation a number of years ago with a leading expert in human anti-psychotics. The conversation came about because he had been contacted by a large equine vet hospital regarding...
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    Kate, Do you work with customers from BC? ...

    Kate,

    Do you work with customers from BC? Won't be affording a new ring anytime soon but would love to figure out what it will cost as I am going to need to redo our ring soon.

    Thanks

    PS...
  14. Second Cotopaxi and add Lisa's other stallion...

    Second Cotopaxi and add Lisa's other stallion Raffaello. Wonderful stallions with lovely babies.
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    Ombrelle

    I use Ombrelle SPF 30, sport. This is the lotion that the dr treating my dad's skin cancer told him to use. Since I have had a precancerous spot removed I am now using it. Was told not to bother...
  16. Thread: Rider Fitness

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    I bike

    Biking is asSeriously good work out if you are not going out for an easy ride around the park. Just did a 2 day ride to Seattle, 260 kms, took 11.5 hours of biking total.

    Took a week off and am...
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    I would go with an Irish Draught or an Irish Draught Sport Horse

    IDs or IDSH for the most part have great ammy friendly temperaments and seem to always answer what ever questions you put to them.

    From our experience they are horses that just keep on giving...
  18. My 2 cents

    Basically the same conclussion as others, lack of fitness but I will add into the mix lack of proper nutrition. In order for tendons and ligaments to get stronger they need to be worked. Working...
  19. Dune, My shoulder issues are very complicated....

    Dune,

    My shoulder issues are very complicated. I didn't, and still don't, present like there is really anything wrong at all but have been in physio for three years now. The first surgery, Jan....
  20. Dune you might want to check out slaptear.com ...

    Dune you might want to check out slaptear.com People over on that site are a wealth of information on shoulder stuff, what to expect with surgery, questions to ask etc.
  21. Dune - I started with what was thought to be...

    Dune - I started with what was thought to be tendonitis. Turned out to be posterior shoulder instability, partial tear, and anterior and posterior laberal tears. Prior to the first surgery to fix...
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    Sick of physio, bored with the exercises, fed up...

    Sick of physio, bored with the exercises, fed up with hitting a plateau and not being able to get past it.

    I will say this though I would much rather be rahabbing and healthy then those I know who...
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    Been there done that

    No problem. I've had 4 done into the shoulder and one into a tendon sheath. The only one that was not pleasant was the last one that was done after shoulder surgery round 1. Surgeon knew as he was...
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    All mine have stable blankets and turnouts. I...

    All mine have stable blankets and turnouts. I pull the turn outs when the horses come in as I have to clean the stalls and have found that the bedding stays drier, thus easier to clean, if they are...
  25. Don't know the US to Canada protocol but when we...

    Don't know the US to Canada protocol but when we ship to the US we drive down to Bellingham and ship with Fed-Ex. Maybe if the stallion is close to the border they can bring it across and then ship...
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