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    A friend of mine did. She swapped her gaited...

    A friend of mine did. She swapped her gaited horse gelding for a QH gelding. She didn't want gaited and the new owner wanted something smooth to ride on trails. It was a win/win for them both and...
  2. Thread: Riding alone?

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    I often rode alone. Actually preferred it. ...

    I often rode alone. Actually preferred it. Heard yap, yap, yap all day and a quiet ride with just me and my horse kept me sane.

    That said, I agree with helmet, phone, but I don't think anybody...
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    Anybody know of this area? Words of wisdom? ...

    Anybody know of this area? Words of wisdom? Horse keeping advice?
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    Cleveland TN area anyone?

    I am fortunate to be able to work from home and am considering the Cleveland/Chattanooga area. What is horse keeping there like? Any info you have and are willing to share please do. Both good and...
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    Good news is, when they come back, and you know...

    Good news is, when they come back, and you know they will, you can readjust your rates since they are no longer grandfathered in. Big win.

    Sometimes people don't know how good they have it.
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    Agree. I would not feel obligated to pay the...

    Agree. I would not feel obligated to pay the higher amount since they had not given me 30 days notice of the increase. I would just let them know I was moving at the end of the month if I chose not...
  7. Had someone ask me if my TB was an Appaloosa once...

    Had someone ask me if my TB was an Appaloosa once because she had developed a few white hairs on her rump.

    My 17.3 hand Oldenburg had his breed listed as QH on his coggins....uh, no. Had that...
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    I picked a hot, hot day and put him on a lead...

    I picked a hot, hot day and put him on a lead line with 100 feet of hose. I let him back away but I kept the hose in his direction and eventually I splashed his feet, he danced and as soon as he...
  9. Western pleasure could be so lovely but I find it...

    Western pleasure could be so lovely but I find it painful to watch, and the horses that do make it lovely to watch don't place.

    Not my cup of tea.
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    I provide my own grain so I leave it in the scoop...

    I provide my own grain so I leave it in the scoop in my feed bin.
  11. She needs to work on her change of leads.

    She needs to work on her change of leads.
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    I had an adorable little grey half arab years...

    I had an adorable little grey half arab years ago. Living in Florida I hosed her off after every ride. She was pretty good at staying neat. So one day I'm looking at her, and I cock my head, is my...
  13. Love the picture. Everything simplified and they...

    Love the picture. Everything simplified and they both look like they are having fun.

    Bet they won the class...hope so anyway. It would be fun to know more.

    Any barns in that area that have...
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    Good for you! I like Simon. In the 4th...

    Good for you!

    I like Simon. In the 4th picture he looks like he can't believe his good fortune.
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    Your not giving up on her, and time off may be...

    Your not giving up on her, and time off may be just what she needs. Sometimes they just need to be a horse for a while.
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    You were a teenager when you met her and now...

    You were a teenager when you met her and now you've grown into an adult. Unfortunately it sounds like she hasn't changed at all and you now see her for who she is. If you must say something, say "I...
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    I was taught to make them move their feet in any...

    I was taught to make them move their feet in any direction you can get them to go in. Left, right, backwards...whatever works make them work. Then ask to go forward again, won't...left, right,...
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    My horses have gotten loose twice in 40 years,...

    My horses have gotten loose twice in 40 years, not a bad average. Both times my fault.

    First time was when we lived at the end of a dirt road. Came home to find the neighbors chasing my little...
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    You spend as long as it takes, and if you go out...

    You spend as long as it takes, and if you go out there with the right attitude it usually doesn't take as long as you expect.

    It sounds like your not a partner/friend to your horse. You slap a...
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    Unless you willing to put time into this your...

    Unless you willing to put time into this your always going to have a problem.

    Walk him down, sit him out, whatever works for you, but he does NOT get anything until he stands for a halter. ...
  21. I have a gelding who was very attached to my...

    I have a gelding who was very attached to my older mare as a youngster, and like your guy he came very close to hurting my trainer in an effort to get back to his girl.

    I sent him to a different...
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    This is one of those lessons you learn in life. ...

    This is one of those lessons you learn in life. You will only be taken advantage of as much as you LET them take advantage of you. And from the sounds of it those folks are getting a heck of a...
  23. This could be a 'check is in the mail' sort of...

    This could be a 'check is in the mail' sort of thing. There may not be any plans to send a van to pick up a horse they thought they had sold and was gone. She might have to make the arrangements...
  24. I did this once when I was between horses and it...

    I did this once when I was between horses and it worked out great for both of us. I love to school horses. She had a greenie that was on her property so she wasn't paying any board. I paid nothing...
  25. I would move to where I have peace of mind. If...

    I would move to where I have peace of mind. If you want to spend your time fixing fence you could get your own place. And she might just be happier in the new place so it's worth moving in my...
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