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  • BB recommendations for COTHers, by COTHers

    In the past we've been quick to close threads started with requests for suggestions for other boards like COTH that deal with other topics (dogs, cats, etc.) in order to keep things horse-related.

    After recently seeing a great thread in Horse Care started by a new horse owner that found our board through a dog board, we wanted to try a new approach.

    If you have another great, helpful BB or list you'd like to recommend, let your fellow COTHers know on this thread, or if you'd like to find an equally fabulous alpaca breeders forum, Bengal cat discussion list or car shopping site, you can ask for suggestions here.

    Try to keep general chit-chat limited to keep the thread concise and remember that you can use the "search within this thread" function to look for specific topics that may have already been suggested.

    If you bold the main subject matter of the site and/or put it in the title of the post it'll make it easier to find. Also, be sure to hit the alert button on posts with links to inappropriate content or advertising (this is not a place to post links to your farm's website, your own tack store, etc.)

    Thanks and hope this thread will be useful!
    Last edited by Moderator 1; Feb. 29, 2008, 01:14 PM. Reason: added info

  • #2
    Does anybody know of any good dog BBs or dog agiltiy BBs?


    • #3
      Thanks, mods, great idea!

      Dog forums:
      Dogster: http://www.dogster.com/forums/home.php
      DogForums: http://www.dogforums.com/
      Dog.com: http://forum.dog.com/asp/
      Taco Blog
      *T3DE 2010 Pact*


      • #4
        I love www.mysmartpuppy.com forums, great northeast group, very helpful and friendly, no sniping!!
        When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.


        • #5
          I'm looking for an Iberian/Andalusian/Lusitano and/or Portuguese/French school (dressage) board?
          InnisFailte Pinto Sporthorses & Coloured Cobs

          Bits are like cats, what's one more? (Petstorejunkie)


          • #6
            I'm glad Mod1 resurrected this thread -- I thought it was a great idea, and was sorry it didn't take off.

            I am looking for an online LLAMA community -- not packing or fiber specifically, more just care, training, etc.
            Shall I tell you what I find beautiful about you? You are at your very best when things are worst.


            • #7
              Now that goatweb's coffeeshop seems to be defunct, I would love suggestions for a good dairy goat BB! I would also love a suggestion for an ACTIVE goat classifieds site.
              My ears hear a symphony of two mules, trains, and rain. The best is always yet to come, that's what they explained to me. —Bob Dylan

              Fenway Bartholomule ♥ Arrietty G. Teaspoon Brays Of Our Lives


              • #8
                Hedgehogworld.com does a fair job with their BB for African Pygmy Hedgehog fanciers!
                My ears hear a symphony of two mules, trains, and rain. The best is always yet to come, that's what they explained to me. —Bob Dylan

                Fenway Bartholomule ♥ Arrietty G. Teaspoon Brays Of Our Lives


                • #9


                  • #10
                    All of these are good sources of info for pet owners:




                    There are also lists devoted to showing (all-breeds or individual breeds) and performance events (obedience, agility, etc.).


                    • #11
                      GREAT idea! I always wondered about doggy forums. Someone on this board helped me a ton on an OT day. I had taken a neigborhood dog (now ours!) to a vet to find out why he was losing hair. Temporary fix and then it happened again. Luckily an OT day on COTH surfaced and someone suggest food allergies- Sure Enough! No more hair loss, looking good.

                      Great idea, thanks mods. We get so much great info from here, why not spread the wealth. I know I talk up the COTH board whenever I can. Thanks for the suggestions everyone!
                      Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved. - William Jennings Bryan



                      • #12
                        Free Equine Classifieds: Bit and Barter Board (see my signature)

                        Also, theoutsidecourse.com for more COTH type discussions
                        FREE TACK/APPAREL ADS: BITS AND BARTER BOARD: http://bitsandbarter.proboards.com/i...ay&thread=5450


                        • #13


                          for all things aquariums including frogs , snails and shrimp etc.

                          keeping fish is more than a mayonnaise jar and a goldfish.
                          -- * > hoopoe
                          Procrastinate NOW
                          Introverted Since 1957


                          • #14
                            Penny's parlor : small community but great forums for any animal from dog to ferrets to birds and wild animals. ( wouldnt recommend it for horses but everything else is awesome! )


                            A Wandering Albertan - NEW Africa travel blog!


                            • #15
                              The daily drool basset hound related~ Here is the link http://www.dailydrool.com/
                              once you get to the page you can click on the upper right hand corner on the how do I subscribe (yes it's free) then once you sucribe their is several daily e-mails sent out with questions & answers along with funny antics of the bassethound~People are very friendly & helpful~


                              • #16
                                I know it's getting crowded at the top of the forum, but could we make this a stickie for a while so we don't lose it? So many people have other animal, and someone seems to always be looking for help.
                                "The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein



                                • #17
                                  JRT site

                                  Here's a great Jack Russell site
                                  The greatest gift you can ever give is taking their pain away and making it your own. Wear that pain like a tribute to the love you shared. Laurierace


                                  • #18
                                    Originally posted by Mini_Me View Post
                                    I second this recommendation, great board!

                                    And for model horse lovers I recommend:


                                    And I would LOVE to find a good bloodhound board....
                                    HaHA! Made-est Thou Look!


                                    • #19
                                      for cat lovers

                                      www.catster.com my kitties are on there. Come on our mouser's need some praise. They keep all those dirty mice out of our precious horses grain!


                                      • #20
                                        Great idea....thanks, mods!

                                        Anyone know of a good donkey forum?