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WILLEM: please jingle for mein selve (update pg 11)

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  • Jingles, Willem. I know this isn't a fun thing to go through. I'm praying for you, Willem


    • Suggestion for stall sign

      Do you think the attached might keep people from feeding a horse?

      Approved helmet: Every ride; every time.
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      Approved helmet: Every time; every ride.
      "When a sport gets to be predictable it ceases to be fun." - RAR's wise brother


      • <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Risk-Averse Rider:
        _Suggestion for stall sign_

        Do you think the attached might keep people from feeding a horse?

        Approved helmet: Every ride; every time.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>


        I love it!!!!


        *~Forget love... I'd rather fall in chocolate!~*
        You can't have everything. Where would you put it all?


        • Willem, I've been thinking about you all evening. Please get better so I can know you are safe and sound and think about my own horses.
          My heart is jingling away for you!



          When life gives you llamas, make llamanaid


          • Cousine Willem.

            I loff you. Get better soon where we can go surfing and see all of your schatzis!!

            Cousine Woody


            • DO NOT FEED THE HORSE

              Coreene how about a sign saying here is my last vet's bill - if you feed the horse, you can pay the next one!!!


              • Willem - I hope you feel better soon - I am jingling for you for all I am worth.
                And a big hug for you, Coreene - hang in there - it will get better.

                "Those that would sacrifice liberty for security shall have neither."
                "Cats aren't clean; they're covered with cat spit."
                - John S Nichols (1745-1846,writer/printer)

                Don't come for me - I didn't send for you.


                • Not good. Today's x-rays show sinking in both front feet. And he poops and pees and eats and flirts and begs for food and does all his normal stuff, but his feet hurt. He is not suffering, he is not leaning back with his butt against the wall, he is just very uncomfortable. So I dunno if the skinking has stopped, or if it will stop, or if this will be the end. Right now he acts like a perfectly normal horse (okay, I know it's Willem so I use the term "perfectly normal" loosely, because he is as mad in real life as he is on the www) who has sore feet.

                  But the chances she gave him were 50-50. And that bites the big one.

                  So I am concentrating on the good and the positive and hoping and praying for the best. And, as always, my love and thanks to all of you. Your kind words and thoughts and jingles mean the world to me and it touches my heart.

                  With all my love,



                  • Coreene, I am so sorry to hear that. I hope the sinking stops (or has stopped) and he is able to be comfortable again. It is so hard to deal with one that is in pain (or even just uncomfortable) and later on the decisions that have to be made if necessary...I've dealt with that first hand with my first horse. I hope that you don't have to even go there, because it is a horrid place to be. I know that Willem means the world to you, and I really really hope he feels better soon!


                    • Thank you, it really does suck. I am preparing for the worst while hoping for the best.

                      On a totally separate note, I hope you are feeling wonderful - when is your big day? You guys must be so very excited! And Cypress must already be looking forward to her first leadline class with precious cargo. That will be a photo to remember.


                      • Oh Coreene, how hard this must be for you .

                        Willem, STOP SCARING YOUR MOTHER!!!!

                        I'll keep on jingling down here and hoping the next update is better.

                        take care,



                        • Coreene, honey, you and Willem have my prayers. I hope to God the sinking has stopped, and our Willem is around for many many many more years.

                          ((((((((hugs))))))))) and please know we loff you....


                          *~Forget love... I'd rather fall in chocolate!~*
                          You can't have everything. Where would you put it all?


                          • Coreene, I'm praying as hard as I can.

                            And that's not easy for me to say.

                            Many hugs.

                            "I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship."
                            -Louisa May Alcott
                            "My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful and optimistic. And we'll change the world." ~ Jack Layton


                            • I just saw this thread! Oh No! Jingles here too!

                              "No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle..." Winston Churchill


                              • Coreene - I don't know what to say...


                                and (((((((((((((((HUGS))))))))))))))) to you...

                                ...such are the horses on which gods and heros ride.

                                Stoneybrooke Farm
                                Not all who wander are lost.


                                • The jingling is going on practically non stop around here Coreene. I do wish I was close enough to give you a real hug, but here's a virtual one, to give you strength.


                                  This too, shall pass.
                                  If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
                                  Desmond Tutu


                                  • Willem, Liebling...erhalten bitte bald besser! Ihre Mutter liebt Sie und also wir!

                                    Nicht können Sie ganzes Jingling hören? Er ist für Sie!

                                    Liebe und viele Küsse -- ich bin eine Mamma Equi und die ist von meiner Öffnung zu Ihnen gerade!

                                    {{{{{{{{{{{{mucholiebe und Jingles}}}}}}}}}}}}


                                    • Come on, Willem! Come on, feet!

                                      Jingling hard here and crossing everything that crosses.

                                      Coreene, you and Willem will be on my mind today.

                                      "The power of acute observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it." - George Bernard Shaw
                                      \"So shines a good deed in a weary world\" - Willy Wonka


                                      • Oh NO!!! We must jingle HARDER!!!

                                        *JINGLE* *JINGLE* *JINGLE* *JINGLE* *JINGLE*

                                        Half of Riding is 30% mental ... no wonder there are so many bad riders


                                        • Jingling harder...... praying for some good news very soon.

                                          *~* Not the sharpest crayon in the tool shed, are we? oh wait... *~*