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  • All this talk about hunter hair...

    All this talk about hunter hair...

    Do my ears really look THAT big? Is it really that distracting? Be honest. I can take it.
    Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN
  • Original Poster

    Maybe if I pinned them back under my hat?
    Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


    • #3
      Originally posted by tidy rabbit View Post
      Maybe if I pinned them back under my hat?
      But I think that will seriously affect the fit of your hat
      I know you only asked for a critique of your ears, but, really your helmet is FAR to small
      Life is hard. Buy a freaking helmet.
      Originally posted by meupatdoes
      Whatever, go gallop.


      • #4
        You're too funny!!


        • #5

          I don't understand what all the fuss is. I never do the hunter hair thing because I have a TERRIBLE time trying to do my hair. Seriously, I'm lucky that I'm capable of blow drying it straight every day, but beyond that, forget it. I put my hair in a ponytail and throw on the hairnets so nothing sticks out, shove it up under my helmet, and I'm good to go. I've even gone cubbing like that and nobody said a word. And how can they be Dumbo ears? I mean, unless you're Prince Charles, your ears can't stick out THAT much can they? My helmets are thicker than the distance between my ears and my skull, if that makes sense.
          "I was not expecting the park rangers to lead the resistance, none of the dystopian novels I read prepared me for this but cool."


          • #6
            Originally posted by RomeosGirl View Post
            But I think that will seriously affect the fit of your hat
            I know you only asked for a critique of your ears, but, really your helmet is FAR to small
            LOL! You're killing me!


            • #7
              The problem is not how it looks. The problem is that you have an unfair advantage against other competitors because you can lift your horse over the fence with your wings, um, I mean ears.

              Every division should be split into two divisions. For example, there should be AO's WITH hunter hair, and AO's with dumbo ears.
              ~ Citizens for a Kinder, Gentler COTH...our mantra: Be nice. ~


              • #8
                Seriously, though...what gets me is not whether people like or don't like hunter hair. It's that someone says 'I need help with x' and someone else replies 'x is stupid'. THAT gets me!
                ~ Citizens for a Kinder, Gentler COTH...our mantra: Be nice. ~


                • #9
                  Girlfriend, you need an Otoplasty in a BIG way.


                  • Original Poster

                    Originally posted by Pirateer View Post
                    Girlfriend, you need an Otoplasty in a BIG way.

                    I love my ears. I like to have them pet. My mom always told me the were pretty and not to change a thing just because other people didn't like them.
                    Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


                    • #11
                      They'd really be MOST inappropriate if you shoved them into a showbow.
                      They're small hearts.


                      • #12
                        How about a ShowBow on EACH EAR??
                        Life would be infinitely better if pinatas suddenly appeared throughout the day.


                        • Original Poster

                          I don't care what you all say. I love my ears and YES they do help my horse jump better!

                          You wont be laughing at me when I kick your butts in the hunter and eq classes.

                          Poor ears. They're so soft and pretty.

                          GLAD NO ONE SAID ANYTHING ABOUT MY NOSE!
                          Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


                          • #14
                            Jesus Tidy who can see that nose with your two sputnik sized ears holding that poor horse down? You must have back muscles like a body builder because if you don't hold yourself off your horse, you could EASILY cause a serious crash dropping them on the forehand like that. No more LYING on the neck of your horse okay?

                            *P.S. I hear if you rub the tips of her ears, she gets very quiet and loving because it releases some endorphine, just like a dog..... *


                            • Original Poster

                              Wow, Z, you're cold hearted.

                              Mez luvz mez earz.
                              Stoneybrook Farm Afton TN


                              • #16
                                Oh I love them too.

                                Can I take a ride on them?????


                                • #17
                                  The problem is that your ears aren't braided. I mean, really. Kids these days.


                                  • #18
                                    Don't try and hide them. Work with the beauty god has given you! You need to try braiding them, and make sure you put big colorful ribbons at the end of each! Embrace the inner short-stirrup in yourself. Besides, tucking them into your helmet will seriously effect the safety and fit of your helmet!

                                    Blitz <3 & Leap of Faith <3


                                    • #19
                                      Ugh, big ribbons, superpony? The thread used for braiding MUST match the color of the ear exactly.


                                      • #20

                                        you may be starting a new collar trend too -- collar in two different colors matches helmet in 2 different colors. at least it's something different from all the GR8s and GPAs!

                                        i do agree with Sing Mia Song though...show bow on each ear would be most appropriate.