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    a pair is tacky, a thousand is ART! :)

    a pair is tacky, a thousand is ART! :)
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    only 200 pink flamingos? 2000 would still get...

    only 200 pink flamingos?
    2000 would still get lost on that parcel...
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    The discipline originates from the Cavalry days:...

    The discipline originates from the Cavalry days:


    Dressage - create an obedient horse that goes where asked when asked

    Cross country - self explanatory, bold enough to jump huge obstacles,...
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    'Why did you buy him?' It really does not...

    'Why did you buy him?'

    It really does not matter at this point.
    he is here, and he isn't working out.
    She did not have her crystal ball with her when she bought him.

    it's done, it's time to...
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    Horses are onesided, just like people. You...

    Horses are onesided, just like people.

    You have to work the weaker side more, and not stick with just riding the 'pretty' one.

    On the interesting note, I have heard that that the 'side' can...
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    Yep, had one like that. You could have strapped a...

    Yep, had one like that. You could have strapped a pair of mens breeches on the saddle, and he would have completed a dressage test, but put up a stink with Isabel Werth (no, she was not available to...
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    Jingles that he pops up soon!

    Jingles that he pops up soon!
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    re: Tempo Most people ride too slow. A...

    re: Tempo
    Most people ride too slow.
    A 'working trot' is actually of a pretty swift pace (and I sometimes wonder if people know what they are getting themselves into picking Dressage....it's...
  9. Good, just so we are clear on this. Cooking -...

    Good, just so we are clear on this.

    Cooking - can be fun, but it's a job.
    Parents don't babysit

    and yes, the grass can be long. And to some yard work is fun. :)

    Back to the regularly...
  10. Uh, since when? You suggests husbands 'babysit'?...

    Uh, since when?
    You suggests husbands 'babysit'?

    you have to do a lot more cooking in a lifetime than yard work....
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    It was meant to happen!

    https://www.facebook.com/dannahgresh.skg/videos/885941358106541/

    Totally planned!
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    Used to have one, 15 years or so ago, Freddy Fish...

    Used to have one, 15 years or so ago, Freddy Fish lived with guppies and sword tails in a ten gallon tank.

    I am not a big fan of those meaningful combos, they are never meant to last (I am...
  13. He needs to keep a spending diary! :) But I know...

    He needs to keep a spending diary! :)
    But I know what you mean. DH is the same way. We are just not having as much money anymore.
  14. I have been broke for so long, I can't seem to...

    I have been broke for so long, I can't seem to spend on frivolous junk anymore. :lol:

    I guess if it works for you to first pay in the pot, then into the personal account, go with that.

    Some...
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    At least she is involving you! :) Good luck!

    At least she is involving you! :)

    Good luck!
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    Kitten videos! ...

    Kitten videos!
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8uDuls5TyNE
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    Most breeders I came in contact with were...

    Most breeders I came in contact with were involved in rescue.
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    Maybe because it is still more common place to...

    Maybe because it is still more common place to buy horses than to 'adopt' them, and there are really only a very few people out - relative to dog rescues - who go that route.

    but we do have...
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    Not arguing with you. But that is one part of...

    Not arguing with you.
    But that is one part of what is being sold to us as 'reputable' breeder. the only kind you can buy pups from.
    The guy we got ours from gave us the papers to fill out and...
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    They would also have a contract with you, and you...

    They would also have a contract with you, and you would have the papers.
    Bill of Sale and canceled checks, etc...
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    The apologists leave a sour taste I suppose. For...

    The apologists leave a sour taste I suppose.
    For every10 who do it right, there is the fruit bat tamer who offsets it all.
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    That is generally the case with 'reputable...

    That is generally the case with 'reputable breeders', as they usually remain part owners.
    Not sure why - in a case like this - one would object to that! At least one person with a vested interest...
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    tsk tsk tsk, there you go again, hatin on...

    tsk tsk tsk, there you go again, hatin on rescues!

    :winkgrin:

    http://www.chronofhorse.com/forum/showthread.php?472016-The-Sheltie-went-home!-%28rescue-v-owner-saga%29

    What a nut case!
    (why...
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    Just be yourself. If that is not good enough, you...

    Just be yourself. If that is not good enough, you don't want to deal with them anyhow!
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    Seems like the barn is about to implode....:lol:...

    Seems like the barn is about to implode....:lol:
    Only good that the lease is nearly up!
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