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Kissy Kiss in her new, personalized halter

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  • Kissy Kiss in her new, personalized halter

    As noted on the previous thread, Kiss turned 11 last Thursday.

    For her birthday, I got her a nice new halter with a nameplate. Glenbaer was kind enough to send me some pics:

    Kissy Kiss -- side
    Kissy Kiss -- front

    She's a very pretty girl, and she looks very happy in her new home.

  • #2
    Very pretty girl! Looks very happy!

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    • #3
      Such a happy girl!!! she looks so good
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      • #4

        I just love that horse and she is already looking better. She has such a kind eye and sweet expression. She looks like she is saying "Thank you JER. I'm beautiful because of you and Glenbaer."

        You guys did good!

        Mary in western NY


        • #5
          Love Love Love.

          Thank you for sharing


          • #6
            What a sweet expression and kind eye! She is so happy to feel wanted and loved on.. Thanks JER and Glenbaer
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            • #7
              She is definitely smiling in second photo! Lovely (lucky) girl!


              • #8
                "Everyone will start to cheer, when you put on your sailin shoes"-Lowell George


                • #9
                  This makes me smile.
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                  • #10
                    Originally posted by CookiePony View Post
                    This makes me smile.
                    me too. love her eye
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                    • #11
                      Pretty girl! Thanks for posting!


                      • #12
                        I think she knows she's hit the equine Jackpot with you, JER! Such a pretty face!


                        • #13
                          lovely pics, lovely mare, and the kind of story that warms my heart. really well done to you and Glenbaer. have you picked a husband for her yet? sorry if i missed it on a different thread.


                          • Original Poster

                            Originally posted by kerilli View Post
                            have you picked a husband for her yet?

                            Given that we don't know this mare very well, I'm going for something of just over 1/2 TB that passes on a good eventing-friendly temperament and a big jump. That said, Kiss has a wonderful temperament herself.

                            She and Chairman are also similar in type, which is something I tend to adhere to in breeding.

                            Blugal, who's worked with my horses and knows what I like, also worked with Chairman in the UK and liked him very much.


                            • #15
                              Excellent. Thanks for the update. Hope everything goes super-smoothly.


                              • #16
                                What is her breeding? She looks remarkably like my TB Mt Sinai.
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                                • #17
                                  Kissy Kiss


                                  • #18
                                    JER at my barn, when they get a new halter with their name on it they become "ours." That is my husband's way of finding out the official horse count.

                                    A little late but many, many thanks for helping this lovely horse transition into the sport horse world. I think she'll pay you back in kind. Chairman is perfect.

                                    Best wishes to you and Kissy Kiss.



                                    • #19
                                      Originally posted by JER View Post

                                      Given that we don't know this mare very well, I'm going for something of just over 1/2 TB that passes on a good eventing-friendly temperament and a big jump. That said, Kiss has a wonderful temperament herself.

                                      She and Chairman are also similar in type, which is something I tend to adhere to in breeding.

                                      Blugal, who's worked with my horses and knows what I like, also worked with Chairman in the UK and liked him very much.
                                      Assuming you've seen a picture, though, right? Or is my computer just missing it on the web page?
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                                      • Original Poster

                                        Originally posted by Robby Johnson View Post
                                        Assuming you've seen a picture, though, right? Or is my computer just missing it on the web page?
                                        For my friend in Alabama... ()

                                        Chairman pics

                                        Chairman video

                                        I actually saw him (in person) in competition, too. You know I tend to be thorough about these things.

                                        But weigh in with any suggestions as you do have a good eye.