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1987 AHSA Medal Final Participants

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  • 1987 AHSA Medal Final Participants

    do you still have the halter they gave out for qualifying? and if so, do you use it? I just found mine in my trunk, never used, though some mice have been chewing on it. Just curious if anyone else still has theirs...and if they use it.

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    I don't have the halter, but I have the halter plate in my office. I *do* have the keychain they gave (from 1989 I think?) on my keyring. FWIW, I thought the halter was MUCH better than the keyring, but look which one I still have and use
    Please don't sabotash my conchess.

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      #3
      Ha! I like the idea of the halter but I'm wondering if I'll look like an idiot using it .

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        Consider it a badge of honour. Enough time has elapsed that you will not look like a show-off.
        Proud member of People Who Hate to Kill Wildlife clique

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        • #5
          My daughter asked me to take a bunch of old shipping halters to a tack sale, and when I saw the corner of a brass plate peeking out from under the sheepskin of one, I pulled it back and it was the very one you're talking about! I asked her if she really wanted to give it away, and she said that the memory of that trip will always be with her, so it was OK. I will LOL if anyone comes on here to say that they bought one at a tack sale in Minnesota

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            #6
            too funny sparky...I definitely can't part with it, it's just a matter if it ever gets used

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            • #7
              I still have mine and it has gotten used regularly.

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              • #8
                I wouldn't consider using them as bragging ! You all should be proud of your accomplishment!

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by Mayaty02 View Post
                  Ha! I like the idea of the halter but I'm wondering if I'll look like an idiot using it .
                  I would definitely use mine if I had it! It's just that somewhere along the way, the plate got separated from the halter...but plate, although all scraped up, is still proudly displayed. If that makes me a dork, so be it
                  Please don't sabotash my conchess.

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                  • #10
                    I don't have one of those (never even showed at that level) but having won something similar, I had the plate removed from the halter and a name plate for a horse put on to use the halter. I then had the plate put on a frame with a photo of the horse from the competition as a memento. Just putting it out there as an idea.

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                    • Original Poster

                      #11
                      ha ha haalter, I wasn't calling no body a dork

                      Great idea M Owen!

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