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    Trainers at OC Fairfrounds?

    My company is possibly relocating me to Southern California by the end of the year. I'm looking at living in Newport Beach/Costa Mesa/Huntington Beach area. I'm bringing my horse with me, and want to...
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    Cori McGraw at High End Used Saddles. She is...

    Cori McGraw at High End Used Saddles. She is absolutely amazing, can absolutely be trusted, and a true pro. I bought my current saddle from her and had an amazing experience. She knows the market and...
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    I pay $55-$60 a day plus tip for shows in...

    I pay $55-$60 a day plus tip for shows in Southern or Northern California.
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    I think I'm built like French Fry. The TS and EIS...

    I think I'm built like French Fry. The TS and EIS shirts on me look like 3/4 sleeves. A weird reverse farmers tan only from wrist to mid lower arm is NOT attractive. I've found the Ariat shirts to be...
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    I'm a hard one to fit. I am 5'10 and 130 lbs. I...

    I'm a hard one to fit. I am 5'10 and 130 lbs. I wear a 4/6 in normal clothes but have to buy a 12 long to 16 long in hunt coats because my size just doesn't fit in the shoulders and I can't lift my...
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    Dutch Manor hands down!! They are in Guilderland...

    Dutch Manor hands down!! They are in Guilderland just a few miles past the mall. Peter is one of the best around and they have a great bunch of school horses. They put on some schooling shows and...
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    Good. Easy. Cheap. Pick two of the three. If it's...

    Good. Easy. Cheap. Pick two of the three. If it's good and easy (what you're asking for) it won't be cheap. If it's easy and cheap, it won't be good. If it's good and cheap, it won't be easy.

    A...
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    Quic tip... Don't try to carry on your...

    Quic tip... Don't try to carry on your crop/whip/stick. I had mine almost taken away by TSA because they said it was a weapon. Check it or borrow one when you get to where you are going.
  9. If you like your current boots, why not have a...

    If you like your current boots, why not have a thicker patch put on the inside of the calf. My La Mundial's came with it. I wear that out instead of the boot. I haven't needed to replace the patch...
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    It really depends on the horse and the footing....

    It really depends on the horse and the footing. Let me preface by saying I don't do jumpers, but even if we are showing hunters on the grass we drill and tap my horse behind because he is so bad with...
  11. I've always had nylon lined leathers and mine...

    I've always had nylon lined leathers and mine will eventually stretch a hole or two after a year or more of use, the stop stretching. Two caveats...

    1) I have really long legs, so a little...
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    I'm there weeks 6-8! 3'-3'3 eq/medals and 3'3 low...

    I'm there weeks 6-8! 3'-3'3 eq/medals and 3'3 low AOs.
  13. Dishwashers and a that water can ruin the stuff...

    Dishwashers and a that water can ruin the stuff on the inside that protects your head. Keep a spray bottle with rubbing alcohol in your truck and spray the inside of the helmet after each ride. The...
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    As a kid we used to trail ride a ton through the...

    As a kid we used to trail ride a ton through the wash areas in SoCal, so lots of homeless folks and camps, some of which were very sophisticated.

    When I was first learning to gallop racehorses I...
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    I agree with Bogie. You need to look for...

    I agree with Bogie. You need to look for something that fits, and because all saddles are made differently, it really depends. I have the exact same problem. I'm just long everywhere. I had a Pessoa...
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    I'm loving all the cards! I apologize that my...

    I'm loving all the cards! I apologize that my cards are going in the mail tomorrow. New Years Cards anyone?? :)
  17. Preventing water spots on tack - have to ride in a GM clinic in the rain!

    Help COTHers! I'm riding in a George Morris clinic next week. I signed up because it's been on my bucket list for a long time. Just my luck, it's expected to pour down rain both days of the clinic. I...
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    My advice would be not to try to pony your OTTB...

    My advice would be not to try to pony your OTTB rehab horse off a horse that has never ponied before, dominant or not. OTTBs don't forget their time at the track, and often the only time they would...
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    Help me find a specific bit, please

    I'm looking for a 5" bicycle chain D bit that doesn't cost $325. This is the exact bit I'm looking for:

    http://www.equusport.com/item.php?item_id=526&category_id=59

    Anyone know where I can find...
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    This is exactly the case with the "seeing eye...

    This is exactly the case with the "seeing eye dog" horse I was talking about. His owner did the 1.40s with him, was super competitive at the 1.30s and 1.35s. She got a new horse that can do 1.40s to...
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    I'm on the west coast, but a woman at our barn is...

    I'm on the west coast, but a woman at our barn is paying 40K a year plus insurance to lease a seeing eye dog of a 1.20 horse. They win EVERYTHING.
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    Polydor - I forgot to put my COTH user name with...

    Polydor - I forgot to put my COTH user name with my real name and address. Just sent you a follow up email. Sorry! :)
  23. That is the exact same pad I show with as does...

    That is the exact same pad I show with as does another woman at my barn. We both have the white version, and have one for shows and one for home. The one at home gets a little grungy, but the show...
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    I've done it through SmartPak for all of my...

    I've done it through SmartPak for all of my girths, the leather poppers of my crops, turn out boots....anything that can't have a brass plate. It looks great, and there is no confusion at shows or at...
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