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What can't you live without at shows?

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  • What can't you live without at shows?

    What is that one (or any number of things!) that you can't live without at horse shows? For me its my Gatorade (lol) and my Show Sheen!!

  • #2
    My horse!!

    And on a more serious note... fruit


    • #3
      I'm with you on the Gatorade... My horse says that he can not live without carrots.


      • #4
        A bottle of Cowboy Magic Green Spot remover, ear plugs, and a couple of Klonopin (for me, not the horse).


        • #5
          Baby wipes
          Isoplus Oil Sheen spray
          Hand towels
          Crayola posse~ orange yellow, official pilot
          Proud owner of "High Flight" & "Shorty"


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            • #7
              Old clothes to cover my show duds, wipe down a dusty boot, and occasionally clean out a dirty nose before entering the ring.
              Last edited by PONY751; Jul. 3, 2009, 07:13 AM. Reason: Added more
              Sailing the high seas but secretly wishing to be on the back of a horse.


              • #8
                Huge cooler full of drinks, peanut butter & pretzels for DD (don't ask) and a comfy chair to nap in during down time.


                • #9
                  Ditto the Cowboy Magic Green Spot Remover. Add corn starch or baby powder. And a lot of rub rags. Yes, I have a grey.


                  • #10
                    Baby wipes, Gatorade, bug spray, Aleve, and a comfortable chair.
                    "The standard you walk by is the standard you accept."--Lt. Gen. David Morrison, Austalian Army Chief


                    • #11
                      Graham crackers for the horse,showsheen, fly spray, and in the summer my cool bandanasa, they are amazing!


                      • #12
                        I can't live without my Nuun. They are little electrolyte tabs (think something like Emergen-C) that you drop into your water for instant gatorade. They come in a little tube and they are small enough to put one or two in a ziplock and put in your pocket - if someone hands you a bottle of water, just drop one in and go. The company also makes another kind with vitamins in it. In the AZ heat, these are the only things that prevent headaches!


                        • #13
                          My sticky spray in the orange can.


                          • #14
                            Gatorade, Towels, Sunscreen, and Chapstick.


                            • #15
                              A bottle of Marigold Fly spray, keeps the flys off me and the ponies plus smells great. Propel for me and bagels for the pony...


                              • #16
                                Vitamin Water, towels, and that Kiwi boot polish stuff that you sponge onto your boots!

                                ...and of course, the almighty checkbook...


                                • #17
                                  Well besides my pony and tack...
                                  -a bottle of quiksilver
                                  -a bottle of leather therapy wash, which is my magical everything cleaner in a bottle. :-)


                                  • #18
                                    A fine bottle of chardonnay and my girlfriends for me, carrots and apples for the boys.

                                    "Really, do we have to *show* cause we are all pretty happy right here."


                                    • #19
                                      food, chapstick, drinks, sunglasses/baseball cap, and friends!


                                      • #20
                                        My Mom She trailers and acts as my groom, she's the best and I'd be lost without her!
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