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Curb chains for Willem, pleeease.......

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  • #21
    Adding my jingling!


    • #22

      There are so many who define the heart and soul of this BB that I can't stand the thought that Willem, truly one of 'ours', should be suffering.

      Coreene, darling, you know that our curb chains are jingling and our best wishes are extended to the uber chestnut beast.


      • #23
        OK I haft beed jingling mit die curb chain im meine teeth. I haft got alles die odder horse at mein haus to be jingling auch. Tomorrow, my modder (I loff her) vill braid mannie curb chains im meine tail und I do die special heiney shake for Willem to make die most jingling. Zo ift you beed feeling die earth move in California , it only be mein loff fur Willem.


        See those flying monkeys? They work for me.


        • #24
          I am jingling all of my curb chains, espcially my lucky one from the planning commission meetings.


          • #25
            Hmmmm....I don't have a curb chain here, so I'll just jingle my dog's choke chain instead!

            Feel better Willem!

            What if the Hokey Pokey *IS* what its all about?
            What if the Hokey Pokey *IS* what its all about?


            • #26
              *JINGLE*JINGLE*JINGLE*JINGLE Williem i will be jingling for you as much as I can. Everyone here at COTH loffs you so much!!!!!!

              ~*From Terri*~
              ~*From Terri*~


              • #27
                Oh, no no no! Dave and I are jingling for you lovely Willem!

                "Wherever man has left his footprint in the long ascent from barbarism to civilization, we will find the hoofprint of the horse beside it." ~John Moore


                • #28
                  i loff willem's posts. so jingle,jingle,jingle!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



                  • #29
                    jingle jangle jingle...hang in there willem, we all loff you and miss you!

                    *"The English country gentleman galloping after a fox - The unspeakable in full pursuit of the uneatable." - Oscar Wilde

                    *Formerly known as Seabiscuit*


                    • #30
                      Thank you for the good wishes, I just got home from the barn. The bad news is that I have absolutely no idea what is going on, and we will not know until the bloodwork is back.

                      It is not founder. It is not colic. It could be the start of an upper resp, it could be atypical tying up except for that fever kind of shoots that idea, he was acting very off on his right hind but that is probably unrelated, it could be several things, it could be cellulitis or an infection somewhere and I just don't know for sure.

                      The good news is that the fever, which was 104.4 when the vet arrived, was down to 101.9 when I left a few hours later, thanks to a nice banamine jab. I had to wear home some of the bran that the antibiotics were mixed in, and I am rather unhappy that I had to do this all in work clothes (and, since it was warm in So Cal today, bare legs and a silk skirt). But thank God I had my barn jacket. Not so fun to be in my Enzo flatties, which now smell like horse pee.

                      I will be back at the stable at 6 a.m. and am hoping that, whatever it is, the medication knocks it on its "sitzen" and that he feels better very soon. Apparently there is a horse at our barn who has popped a big upper resp, so it could be this, although his lungs sounded like if this was the case, it was only at the start. He was running around screaming like an Indian this morning (ie normal behavior) in the paddock for an hour, he was fine at 5 p.m. when Marie went to blanket him, and at 6:30 he would not move.

                      Thank you again, all of you, for your jingles. Can't tell you how much this means.



                      • #31
                        Oh Coreene,

                        I hope he's okay, please post an update as soon as you can, okay?

                        LOFF and hugs and karrotten when he feels better....


                        "My treasures do not clink or glitter; they gleam in the sun and neigh in the night"

                        You can't have everything. Where would you put it all?


                        • #32
                          lots of loff and jingles from down here,

                          and Willem, please PLEASE stop scaring your mother.....



                          • #33
                            Lots of loff and virtual carroten from Snickers, too...
                            My horse is bomb-proof.
                            Everything else scares the crap outta him, though...


                            • #34
                              Loff and many, many jingles and jangles from Promise, me and most of all from Mr. Stormy who says to tell that youngster to snap out of it and don't worry his Mother (whom he loffs) so much.

                              Coreene dear ((((((((Hugs))))))))))

                              Be tough, we're all here sending you two our strength.

                              This too, shall pass.
                              If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
                              Desmond Tutu


                              • #35
                                Jingling here, Correene; remember occasionally they mess with yo' head and if they can do it while you are wearing silk, I think they get extra points! Thanks for the update and we'll be keeping both of you in our prayers! Big hug to you.
                                \"The world\'s greatest achievements often happen on the edge of chaos\"


                                • #36
                                  jingles for willem!

                                  how is he this morning?

                                  Member of the drafties/drafties X clique!

                                  [This message was edited by jmsca on Jan. 28, 2003 at 07:07 AM.]


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                                    • #38
                                      many jingles for Willem & Coreene!

                                      many prayers as well!

                                      [Paint It Black - "Kiddo"]


                                      • #39
                                        It's early morning here on the east coast, hoping dear Willem feels better today and is improving.

                                        Friendship is Love without his wings
                                        -Lord Byron
                                        "If you would have only one day to live, you should spend at least half of it in the saddle."


                                        • #40
                                          The silly horse and I are jingling with all our might.


                                          Get well very soon, Willem!

                                          ~ I do whatever my Rice Krispies tell me to.
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