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I already know how to western and dressage ride but I am starting English riding. Is it harder than Western and Dressage? ...

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of furniture.
Another large furniture donation to pick up from my friend who is selling her ranch and moving to an apartment near her daughter.
Taking 2 pickups and horse trailer. I hope that gets it all.

Had a great ride yesterday.
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of hooves done.
The big man Tex got his tootsies done after B rode him.
His four feet were all I could manage.
Maybe someone else will get done after our ride tomorrow.

We celebrated B finishing her masters.
I made her pulled pork fries ...

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of March.
Weather is good but a bit windy.
Rides planed for the weekend.
I need to work on some hooves, bathing and grooming.

The well man came to get our pump here working. It was a switch board that suddenly quit so we were totally without ...

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Can't seem to catch up.
To do list is getting longer.

Spent yesterday helping a friend and taking a truckload of donations to our resale.

The horses feet need attention as well as grooming. Too cool for baths.

I hope all is ...

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Of the same.
No plumbing fixes yet and overwhelmed with lumber jacking.

Going to take a break and head to town.
Have some bills that need taking care of in person.
Also my truck needs gas.
His cousin stopping over so need some groceries ...

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This has been the day from H.E.double hockey sticks. The reason why? I was a complete and total bozo and forgot to shut the sliding door when I ran up to the store for 10 minutes. My new dog, an Irish Wolfhound (ish) rescue went into the yard and jumped ...

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I'm getting a saddle from NoJumps. I think I'm getting a bridle with it. Anyway, I'm excited since I sold about 5 saddles before moving to HI. I don't want to resume collecting, though it was fun. I'm just glad I will have one because ...

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Wednesday we were able to get all the propane cylinders filled and his truck.
Yesterday I filled my car in Harper. The local gas station finally up and running reliably.

Our Help Center survived the onslaught surprisingly.
Thankful for that ...

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Hunterseat is here.
Thanks for the offer to send stuff.

We have power and water at the house.
Many are still without power and those with power have no water.

We are of the lucky few and actually saved the pump by keeping candles lit ...

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Pilot spent yesterday trying to find enough plumbing parts to get cabin water system going enough to water cows.
There is limited supplies with everyone in the same boat.

We burned up 2 chainsaws clearing the cabin area just to be able to work ...

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I have an 11-year-old Haflinger/Quarter Horse cross gelding named Tucker. At our last show he decided that "canter" means "gallop as fast as you can around the ring like a maniac", so I asked my instructor to help me calm him down ...

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Not sure if you ever found a good English lesson barn in the area. We recently moved to the area about a year and half ago found a couple established schools in the area we really liked. You may want to check out Cedar Hill Farm closer to Waxhaw, and ...

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so good.
1 out of 3 water systems made it through.

Horses doing well. Hoping for turnout tomorrow afternoon.
Cows and calves seem fine.
The cows definitely dropped some weight but there is green grass coming under the snow melt.
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We are ok.
Limited power.
Horses, cattle and calves are ok.
Will check in when I can.
Pray for Texas.
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20 Feb 2021 1:36 PM
14 Feb 2021 6:27 PM

I have been riding for 3 weeks now. My coach said I have amazing talent and I was the best person se had ever taught(I got the rising trot on the first lesson and now I am off lead). On Thursday I am going on a trail ride with her. So my question is when ...

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so good.
We still have power. (and generators if needed)
Many areas here are without power.
Means no water or heat.

A number of my friends have been without power for a couple days now.
Sis's power went out yesterday afternoon. ...

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12 Feb 2021 7:38 PM

Hey,
We have a pony who is about ten hands and built fairly stocky (breed I have no idea we got her to use as a babysitter). She is four now. My dad mentioned the idea to me about teaching her how to drive. I was a little put off by the idea at first ...

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12 Feb 2021 7:35 PM

I'm training my Miniature Horse stallion to drive, but one small problem, he won't ground drive! I have tried everything but he doesn't respond to the pulls on the lines. I barely pull and he circles around in that direction, and when I pull ...

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Weather.
Was up at 5 also Connie.
It starte dot rain and thunder.
Fine but it was 25 degrees.
Gave horses hay as soon as there was a break.
Then back out after breakfast.

Every gate latch frozen solid, all 7.
Fed hay agin and ...

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11 Feb 2021 7:10 PM

Mine's getting trained to drive this winter. I'm pretty sure me and my dad are taking him to the place he's getting trained at on MLK day, January 20,2014. Can't wait until I get to drive him! He is only three right now. ...

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the weather.
Rain and cold coming in and then snow and arctic cold.
It will be a long weekend.

I did get 2 bales of alfalfa for Jet.
And the hay barn had some nice coastal so I grabbed another load.
They said their usual supplier has ...

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Hi all,
I'm currently working on a resource for Farmco.ag looking at the effects of slow feeders on horse teeth. Several posts have come up on Facebook and other places with people showing possible damage due to extended slow feeder use. We want ...

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care of chores.
Preparing for the rain and cold that is forecast.

I moved and washed mats yesterday.
Tried to level pens and stalls.
Got a big bale of alfalfa.
I am going to go back and get a small bale this morning.
The small bale ...

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8 Feb 2021 5:40 AM

I was curious if anyone else had Belgium Draft Horses out there.
Also do you show them as I do and they are a great work horse.
They are my favorite breed. Stormy and Windy are 19.5 Hands high. ...

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