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  • Originally posted by nunyabusiness View Post
    What is DH?
    Dressage Hub, by Susan Wachowitz (sp?)

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    • Originally posted by Janet View Post
      Not if I can help it.
      Ok. So give it not a second thought, no worries.

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      • Originally posted by Salty View Post

        Dressage Hub, by Susan Wachowitz (sp?)
        Great. Now everyone will trot over to see and give her what she wants, traffic.

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        • Originally posted by TMares View Post

          Great. Now everyone will trot over to see and give her what she wants, traffic.
          I won't. Never have, never will.

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          • Originally posted by Salty View Post
            But this right here is "social media in dressage," & here you are, so
            Yeah, I almost said "except for COTH".
            Janet

            chief feeder and mucker for Music, Belle and Tiara. Someone else is now feeding and mucking for Chief and Brain (both foxhunting now). Spy is gone. April 15, 1982 to Jan 10, 2019.

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            • Telling people who the blog was about is no worse and IMO not even on the same level as linking NPs blog to start yet another thread about him.

              People seek this stuff out or see it and start threads. This thread is no where near that and doesn’t need to become that.

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              • It's all good, no big deal.

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                • On the "how will people learn" thing... They seem to think that being at the upper levels and only taking advice from those in the upper levels is creating some sort of echo chamber. No. It's that there's a small number who do make it there, and if you've only ever ridden training, you really don't have the tools to help troubleshoot upper level work. You might see that it doesn't look right, but you likely won't have the knowledge or tools to identify the root of the problem or how to really address it. It's like that person without kids (or any practical experience with children whatsoever) trying to tell you how to get your baby to sleep at night... The advice might be well-meant, but it's based in a lack of understanding of the reality of the situation, or just parroting what they've read on the internet with no experience to tell when each particular piece of advice is useful or harmful. I didn't appreciate at training just how much was going on by the time you're talking 3rd level work, and the thought of FEI is kinda overwhelming. They don't know what they don't know, and that makes their advice useless.

                  Proud member of the Snort and Blow Clique

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                  • SOmeone I know has a nice FB page and she posts some nice videos - but twice she has linked to DH videos. The first time I told her what a nasty piece of work she is, and the second time I posted another video from a different source stating that I refuse to watch DH and drive traffic to her. It was deleted with the comment that the admin has the right to post what whe wants. It's so sad that folks don't care that sharing her vids just encourages her nastiness.

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                    • Originally posted by lorilu View Post
                      SOmeone I know has a nice FB page and she posts some nice videos - but twice she has linked to DH videos. The first time I told her what a nasty piece of work she is, and the second time I posted another video from a different source stating that I refuse to watch DH and drive traffic to her. It was deleted with the comment that the admin has the right to post what whe wants. It's so sad that folks don't care that sharing her vids just encourages her nastiness.
                      I unfollowed a page / unfriended the page owner for a page I really enjoyed when she insisted she SHOULD share from DH if she liked the video and tried to tell me I was wrong. Maybe I was, but I won't enable or support someone so horrible.
                      If Kim Kardashian wants to set up a gofundme to purchase the Wu Tang album from Martin Shkreli, guess what people you DON'T HAVE TO DONATE.
                      -meupatdoes

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                      • Originally posted by netg View Post

                        I unfollowed a page / unfriended the page owner for a page I really enjoyed when she insisted she SHOULD share from DH if she liked the video and tried to tell me I was wrong. Maybe I was, but I won't enable or support someone so horrible.
                        and I really should do this, but i also admin a club and regional page and she posts things worthy of sharing so I have an ethical dilemma..... (I wonder if its the same page.....)

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                        • Originally posted by lorilu View Post

                          and I really should do this, but i also admin a club and regional page and she posts things worthy of sharing so I have an ethical dilemma..... (I wonder if its the same page.....)
                          It's not such a great dilemma. Give the time to someone posting good things who isn't getting the attention and is ethical.
                          If Kim Kardashian wants to set up a gofundme to purchase the Wu Tang album from Martin Shkreli, guess what people you DON'T HAVE TO DONATE.
                          -meupatdoes

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                          • Originally posted by lorilu View Post

                            and I really should do this, but i also admin a club and regional page and she posts things worthy of sharing so I have an ethical dilemma..... (I wonder if its the same page.....)
                            There is an embarrassment of riches online, as Dressage videos go. It is not at all difficult to avoid that person's replay of other people's videos.You need not have any "ethical dilemma" whatsoever.

                            There is nothing on that person's you tube or facebook that will be helpful to your students or club that you cannot find elsewhere, unless you can't be bothered to notice the source and avoid it.

                            Perhaps you are thinking of a different source.

                            I'm sure many people here can recommend videos they have seen, that are worthwhile to view, from good sources and not from internet crazies that have proven themselves to be a bit nutso, to say the least.

                            You are flirting with disaster, and your credibility, unnecessarily.

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                            • LS posted a new blog, she mentions in it the things that she did to figure out what was going on with Elvis (the horse) and why he was so much more excitable that day, as well as things she can do to remedy it in the future. Just so the people that were bashing her see that she is, in fact, not just blaming the horse and is actively problem solving.

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                              • Just to be clear, I DO NOT share DH videos. But the group I was talking about has other items, of a local interest, that I might not see otherwise.

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