Type: Posts; User: Leather
The requirements for hunting on private land vary by state (and possibly county/city).
In Minnesota you need permission to hunt on private land, even if it is not posted.
Agree that it would probably be best to get a GN for a true 2+1, but Balanced Ride makes a 2 horse with a side load ramp that could probably work for your emergency type situations.
Here's a Webex presentation that has some good information on arena footing from construction to maintenance: https://umn.webex.com/umn/ldr.php?RCID=6611ba1b98e8b774861013664d590018
Get a mat tool/comb. It's got sharp curved blades that can help cut the mat apart without catching the skin.
With my Ragdoll I'd hold the mat and start working it from the outside in so it...
From previous discussions on these types of trailers, while they reduce the tongue weight they sway/wander all over the place due to the movable front axle.
IIRC they were developed back in the...
Check out the AAEP euthanasia guidelines, they include some questions to discuss with your vet.
I don't believe it is flimsy or easily collapsible on a vertical plane. If you watch the installation video they are shown standing on the empty cells to spread the gravel, and the instructions say...
I think the big bags are called Performance Pak 100.
Jackknifing on slippery roads is a concern.
Tips for avoiding jackknifing: http://www.wikihow.com/Avoid-Jackknifing
You can use your brake controller to help get you out of a bad situation.
This should explain it.
I am the world's biggest weenie when it comes to riders passing from behind (due to my horse bolting from somebody galloping up on us and falling off and injuring myself).
I wish everybody would...
Bad Cat wishes that Mr. L would remain permanently seated on the couch so his lap is always at her disposal. (She's figured out that his body temperature is higher than mine.)
And that the dog...
The most helpful thing that can be done for these cases is to ensure that these problems are reported to FDA.
I've been looking into the Mighty Mule, but since we have metal fencing along our driveway (t-posts on one side, sucker rod on the other) I was also concerned about it getting set off. I found this...
I think the idea that lower protein is better for the kidneys has been debunked.
A vet's take on "life stages" foods (who...
Have you tried a bucket trap? Lots of designs out there.
Here's a homemade bait that won't cause secondary poisoning:
It might be worth trying to get into contact with Dr. Stephanie Valberg. She is an expert in PSSM and a foxhunter. :yes:
She was at the University of Minnesota (helped develop the test your mare...
Might be worth renting a metal detector--I believe they will detect aluminum. Still tedious, but better than scouring on your hands and knees. :D
This is our first fall/winter in our house, and are getting re-acquainted with mice and country living.
We've had great success with electronic (battery operated) traps. We've got them in the...
Something like these? This is a company local to me, but I'm sure there are others.
The active ingredients in both Previcox/Equioxx (firocoxib) and Voltaren/Surpass (diclofenac) are NSAIDs, you have to be careful when doubling up on them.
Tufts has some good info: http://www.tufts.edu/~ahoffm01/SAIDwizard/