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  1. #21
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    can take a joke = won't kill the owner as long as it gets weekly pro rides
    in your pocket = will knock you down and shake you until cookies fall out
    wins the dressage = hasn't made it around xc yet
    good for lady/junior = 14.3
    good men's horse = elephant


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  2. #22
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    "over 16 hands" means 15.2 or less.

    And "7 years old" means 15 yrs or more.


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  3. #23
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    Quote Originally Posted by BEARCAT View Post
    On Craigslist, 16+ hands = 15'2 at best
    That is the truth! My gelding's former owner advertised him as being 15.3. Bwhahahahaha. He's maybe 14.2.



  4. #24
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jeannette, formerly ponygyrl View Post
    schooling Prelim - jumped a big rolltop once
    haha, YES!!

    Also: "A machine on XC!!" = absolutely no brakes whatsoever.


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