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Do We Have a 2020 "Two Week Wait" Thread Yet?

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  • RTF
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    Excited to say that my mare took on her second try! I bred Escher DFEN to my registered Irish Draught, for an exciting Irish Draught sporthorse.

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  • Lv2rid3
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    Had to share my 2 week wait is over!! Got a baby cooking, SO EXCITED. Has anyone else found out anything about their mares who was waiting??
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  • Montanas_Girl
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    Thinking sticky thoughts for you, Interstellar.

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  • Interstellar
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    Well we had our two week check today and we had twins. Rushed her off to overnight at the vets. Vet was able to separate the smaller embryo. She's on banamine and regumate now. Hopefully the remaining embryo stays.

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  • Montanas_Girl
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    How exciting, Trak_Eventer! Best of luck this year.

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  • Trak_Eventer
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    My Windfall x Avignon II mare has been bred and a heartbeat detected with E.H. Herzensdieb! Unfortunately she lost this pregnancy last year, so fingers crossed it sticks this time! She is being bred as part of the breeding program with Lasting Star Equestrian on a breeding lease, but I am excited to share this foal will be mine!

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  • Montanas_Girl
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    Good luck, RTF and Lv2rid3!

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  • RTF
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    I am on my second try with my mare, if she doesn’t take this time..... I am out for the year. Fingers crossed, but vet isn’t overly excited as she isn’t presenting the best follicles to breed on.

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  • Lv2rid3
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    Got the green light at the vet today to get semen shipped tomorrow! Thursday is the day then the wait!

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  • Anne
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    Justice, I'm waiting on one that's a complete "hail Mary" as well, so I send us both luck! I have two confirmed in foal already, and may be doing one more.

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  • Lv2rid3
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    Originally posted by Montanas_Girl View Post
    We have a heartbeat! Arielle will have one more check in a couple weeks, and then she can finally ship east to me. I'm so excited!

    Lv2rid3, your mare is adorable!
    YAY, congrats!! And thank you, we love her!

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  • Montanas_Girl
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    We have a heartbeat! Arielle will have one more check in a couple weeks, and then she can finally ship east to me. I'm so excited!

    Lv2rid3, your mare is adorable!

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  • EventerAJ
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    5 of 6 mares done. Bodacious Barb scanned in foal to St Patrick's Day. Problem mare Mom's Image was bred again to Saketini this morning. Really hope this one sticks, it's getting late in the season for us and if rather not be foal watching all the way into June!

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  • Lv2rid3
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    I'm SO CLOSE to it! (I hope)

    My APHA mare was checked last week on Tuesday, had a 25mm follicle, checked her again Thurs and we apparently just missed her. So I gave her a shot to short cycle her Saturday and we visit the vet to see where we are at tomorrow. Fingers crossed! I'm hoping we can get her AI'ed this week!
    Here is my girl and hopefully baby daddy Chocolate Never Lies.

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  • Hilltop Farm
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    That wait for the preg check or embryo flush does feel like eterinity sometimes. Our first two mares were open and we started early and already to their 60-day check: Desperado x HPM Relevè HTF/Royal Prince and George Clooney x Unicum-D (aka Uforia)/Negro. Our older mare Nabou is an ET donor only and has not been super cooperative this year so definitely need jingles for her next flush on this coming Wednesday. One mare bred early this week and another yesterday so on the 2-week wait for both of them.

    Good luck everyone with all your preg checks!

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  • goodpony
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    Heartbeat for R Blue Moon x Tina Sparkle (Animal Kingdom x Crimson Palace)
    Black Dot for Escher DFEN x R Titania (Ard Celtic Art x Glenormiston Amelia)
    Another 8 days to go for R Blue Moon x MG Baby (Pleasant Tap x Reen)
    Bred Yesterday Utopie - Combina x HPMC Eleanor (Escudo II x Apt to Please)
    Breeding the last mare R Blue Moon x Ladys Comet (Comet Shine x Lady Coffee) this week

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  • Montanas_Girl
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    Justice, this will be my mare's 4th foal (I have a two-year-old filly who is a full sister to the current embryo, which is why I bought the mare), and she has a very good reproductive history, so I don't anticipate any trouble. Shipping cross country is always a bit nerve-wracking, though.

    Good luck, Interstellar!

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  • Interstellar
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    Good luck to you all! I have my Knabstrupper mare getting check on the 15th. I'm SO hoping she's in foal otherwise this is going to be so much $$$. The stallion, Elliot, is a gelding now so there's no live foal guarantee when there's only so many straws left.

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  • Justice
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    Montanas_Girl Jingling my curb chain for you, if not a maiden mare I think you are in good shape!

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  • Montanas_Girl
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    Good luck, Justice! Sometimes the crazy long shots work out - I mean, pretty much never for me, but for other people. Lol.

    My mare goes back on the 8th for a 30-ish day heartbeat check; then I'll just have one more hurdle (a 45-60 day check) before I can book a shipper and finally get my hands on her!

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