First day of...is it Daylight Saving time or is that what just ended? All I know is it's going to be dark in the evening but not in the morning at the dog park. There's good and bad there.
It's been crazy but that's my life. All is ...

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It is opening day for whitetail season.
Up before sunup and no shots heard so far.
The axis herd came up into the front yard for a drink. Ten total including a large buck and a fawn.

HVFD opening day fish fry this noon. I am not a fan of ...

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I am the last person to decide the proper terms of tack.
Even western people call the same piece of equipment by different terms.

Particular words here have been considered non PC for many years, profanity and other expletives.
Some words ...

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I turned Sarcee and Tonto out yesterday late afternoon.
Tonto walked out several yards and drop his head to graze.
Sarcee just ran and ran circles around where he stood grazing. Silly girl!
Wow is she quick in a turn. I always thought she would ...

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our rain chances on Wednesday to Stude.

We had sunshine all day yesterday which did some drying of muck in the pens.
I took 3 out on lead (separately) to graze an hour each.
It is still wet enough for them to pull some out by the roots. ...

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To top off our foot of rain we had the hurricane remnants wash over us.
Sunny skies starting today.
The horse pens are flooded. All are standing in thick mucky water.
I need to invest in a couple gallons of listerine for their feet and coats ...

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board meeting.
And a bit more rain.

The horses are getting grumpy being locked up.
Doesn't seem to be a chance of clearing up until Friday?

I hope everyone is having a good Monday.
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to see the sun.
And Hunterseat!
Rant away at least you know we'll listen.

An inch of rainfall means no pasture ever! Hay only. Will that cost more than your board in Kentucky?

We had a very nice lunch at a place on the river.  ...

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for breakfast.

Rain sheets came off. Hay shed delivered.
Just ankle deep slop to dry up and we'll be good to go in a couple weeks?
Okay maybe one week except we still have rain forecast.

Have a great Fry-day! ...

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Jmebear and I are dealing with the loss of her leased pony, Chance. He died early Saturday morning of a ruptured blockage in his gut. Poor old man was looking pretty poorly on Friday afternoon when we came to see him at the Vet. I had a very bad feeling ...

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Happy Birthday to that hard working girl!

She started Vet school in September at U of M.

Nothing happening here except wading through muck deep enough to pull boots and horse shoes off.
We checked fence and water gaps at the cabin. Everything ...

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12 inches since yesterday afternoon!
Horses are soaked, cold and shivering.
Me too.

I took hay bags out during the night but only Tex ate his in the pouring rain.
Warm feed is the next order.
And trying to swap and dry rain sheets ...

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It was 80 yesterday. It rained all night.
Waves of thunderstorms.
The temp had started falling at midnight when I went out and put rain sheets on.
5 am we had had 2 inches and temp was 40.
There was a slight break and I gave them some hay ...

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We still have rain. Might go to the local monthly auction at the livestock sales barn. They have a new building there that would be a perfect tack building. Hope to get it for my saddles.
Already thinking about getting crushed stone in to sit a building ...

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Once again we have rain. The horses will probably be in again today since they both feel water will melt them.
I have completed my PT for my neck and now have daily things to do and the cervical traction device to use to maintain my improvement. ...

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The Llano river to the north of us rose 20 feet in one hour.
Crazy dangerous. Huge thunder storms coming through.
Usually they split and go around us. We are watching radar closely.

Rain sheets are on. Vehicles parked under trees for hail ...

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We have had 2-1/2 inches.
Heavy rain forecast through tomorrow night.

I got drenched trying to get rain sheets on the outside horses.
Jet and Sarcee have stalls.

Time to get some more inside projects done.
I put a pot of chili ...

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Well, yesterday was the fun day.
B and I went for a ride with R&C.
B took Jet. She wanted a lazy ride. I took Tex.
The boys did awesome. I don't think anyone realizes that Tex goes bit-less
He has turned out so wonderful.

It ...

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Taking the new camper on our first trip up to the SC Mountains near the GA border. In May I had scheduled a trip for this weekend at the beach using a tent. Studied the information on the site and learned the camper would not fit. No other sites available ...

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Already!
Days are getting shorter.
The butterfly migration is going strong. Waves and waves of all kinds pass right through this area.

Chupa plane is gone. Pilot feels relieved.

We usually do pizza on Thursday evenings. Pilot makes ...

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Typically on Fridays I kinda fade away from work between 2-3. Get horses taken care of a little early and off to dinner with the wife. Today, some bonehead had to schedule a meeting from 3:30 - 5. What, on a Friday!?!?! I haven't stayed at work until ...

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Wife has been wanted to do homemade pizza for a while, used to be a Friday night tradition when the boys were still home, but isn't something you do for 2 people. The dough is made from scratch and she tries to match a crust at a pizza joint in NJ ...

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My friend Amy came to ride yesterday.
We haven't ridden in a month it seems, due to rain and mud.
She took Jet because he is her favorite. I took Sarcee because she hadn't been ridden in at least 2 months?

I wondered how Sarcee would ...

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Finally picked up the camper, it was delayed a week due to Florence.
Went to bed last night as a grandparent of 2, expecting to hear this morning that 2 more have been added, not twins. Two daughter-in-laws went into the hospital yesterday morning ...

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