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  • #41
    South SF Bay Area - dealing with a move and an upcoming layoff, so not much help financially, but able to help with critters, and lend a hand or an ear anytime. Professional photographer and videographer if you need those services.

    Just relocated and would love to meet some people in this area.
    It's not having what you want, it's wanting what you've got.

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    • #42
      Just updating my location to KY! I'm always good for a cup of coffee, conversation, and any kind of physical help that one might need... plus I have two horses that love attention!

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      • #43
        I'm located in Washington Co, on the Frederick Co. Line, can offer emergency short term board for 4 legged equine (of the male or female variety)and/or 2 legged female (or combination of both). Can offer a local trailer ride too.

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        • #44
          I'm in SW Ohio, between Dayton and Cincy (but a bit closer to Dayton than Cincy). I am good for physical labor, cooking, home cleaning, animal watching, etc. I have worked in whatever barn I board in for 10 years now, and can provide references. Not sure how comfortable I'd be riding your horse, but can easily longe, walk, clean stalls, feed, etc. I have 2 dogs, 4 cats and a horse and am comfortable with most any critter.

          I don't check in here often enough, so if I can be of help...please email me at:
          spotteddrafter (at) gmail (dot) com.
          “Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of Solitaire. It is a grand passion.” ~Emerson

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          • #45
            Howard County, MD ... let me know what I can do.

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            • #46
              Fort Myers, Florida Excellent with young horses. Great in an emergency. Professor by trade so extra-good at providing help with writing / resume assistance.
              Piaffe Girl -- Dressage. Fashionably.
              http://piaffegirl.wordpress.com/
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              • #47
                So with my typical good luck, I offered to help, then promptly got sick, then slipped on the ice and re-injured my knee, had to have knee surgery, recovered enough to ride a little, then fell off and got a concussion, a sprained ankle, a spleen laceration, and a few other miscellaneous injuries. I've got a good support system so I'm doing okay, but in all likelihood, I'm not going to be very helpful again for a few more weeks. Unless you need clothes. Still have loads of those hanging around, but I can't take them anywhere because I can't drive yet :P I feel like such a schmuck.
                "In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn’t merely train him to be semi-human. The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming part dog."
                -Edward Hoagland

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                • #48
                  just found this most excellent thread and want to chime in--
                  I'm on the west coast of New England, in Waterbury.

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                  • #49
                    just found this most excellent thread and want to chime in--
                    I'm on the west coast of New England, in Waterbury.

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                    • #50
                      Is anybody in Littleton NH area? Need dog food Should be back under control sort of in a week or so I hope.

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                      • #51
                        Gingerlynn: please check your inbox.
                        "I can explain it to you, but I can't understand it for you..."

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                        • #52
                          Over the Hill, that is so nice of you to help out a poster!

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                          • #53
                            In ottawa ontario, im mostly useless at labour as have RA and never lknow when fatigue will hit hard.

                            Good with critters, dirt poor uni student. Good listener, espescially on medical issues!

                            Any canadians who went through disability process? Im feeling overwhelmed because odsp has not sent me anything since my app whent in july!

                            Also lawyers, im having trouble getting jobs as they dont wanna hire the disabled person with experience when they can pay someone cheaper without accomodations, yes i know it violates laws, but if im not upfront they fire me.

                            Studying criminology focus in law.
                            Beyond the Ring-para dressage, training, coaching
                            www.facebook.com/btrparadressage

                            Proud Team Four Star Minion! Renegade for Life!

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                            • #54
                              We are located near Boise Idaho. Have a trailer for emergency rescue of stranded horse persons. i know few mechanic types if your truck won't go.

                              Have a barn for temporary boarding if you break down along I84.

                              Can supply dog food, cat food, and treats for same.

                              Most everything is under control here at the farm, at the moment, so I can help out a local if needed.

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                              • #55
                                Hey - not sure if this has been made yet, but I made a MAP so that folks could add their location, and help offered. For security, you can add your location to your city, instead of being exact.

                                You do have to be a member to add a pin, but it's free and easy:

                                http://www.communitywalk.com/COTHHelpingHands
                                The Equine Wellness and Nutrition FB Group - Come join us!!
                                https://www.facebook.com/groups/equinewellness/

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                                • #56
                                  Just updating: I'm in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, right on the NY border. Happy to help with horses/animal care, errands, and whatever else you may need - and am also an excellent listening ear.

                                  Freebird, the map is a great idea!
                                  Dapplebay - home of original equestrian clothing and accessories.

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                                  • #57
                                    I think I have the kinks ironed out on the map, so you all should be able to add pins now!
                                    The Equine Wellness and Nutrition FB Group - Come join us!!
                                    https://www.facebook.com/groups/equinewellness/

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                                    • #58
                                      Everyone or just community walk members? If it's just members may I suggest google maps?
                                      Saddle Tree Acres

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                                      • #59
                                        I've recently moved to the mt dora area in central florida and have plenty of free time.
                                        i'm good for daily barn chores assistance and such, and would love to meet amiable horse folk.

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                                        • #60
                                          I'm in North San Diego County,

                                          am happy to barn/house sit, feed dogs and other critters, turn out, apply or feed meds.. etc

                                          I also clip horses much cheaper than the going local rate.
                                          One of a Kind Studio
                                          Fine Art Paintings, Horses, Dogs, Wildlife and anything else that inspires.

                                          New convert to the cow horse world.. love my QH mare.

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