It's late on the east coast but I'm paying bills and decided to jump on.

I had to say goodbye to my good ol' dog Teddy. One of his tumors was discovered to be malignant and I decided to just let him go peacefully. It was so invasive ...

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Does anyone here have con tac t info for Hun ter? tha t 7.1 shaker was cen tered in her neighborhood.
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was the 8th.
July will fly by.

We had a thunderstorm last evening. It looked wicked coming but only a 1/2 inch of rain.
Planned a ride today and we shall still go. Mostly will just walk down the road.

Starting preparations for our ...

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Said water heater was $4000+ 2 and a half years ago. Lifetime warranty.
Interesting thing was I asked Pilot to check in case it was lightning.
We had a strike very close in the last big storm.

Plumbers finally came and apparently the lightning ...

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Yesterday was interesting.
New farrier came. I just wanted to get everybody caught up and done.
Ended up he didn't take that much off anyone so I must have been keeping them up more than I thought.
He is fast, fits me in within about a week ...

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more rain here.
Lots of lightning all around last night.
And of course a migraine.
It was just starting to get a bit dry.

Our plan to drop the hybrid calf at auction today may have changed.
Too muddy to maneuver the trailer in to get ...

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Went to Tractor Supply to use my quarterly 10% coupon. Feed, replenish fly spray, stuff for birds and squirrels.
As I am checking out the cashier scans the Dumor fly spray and informs me she doesn't like it. I wondered if she realized she is trashing ...

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It is here again.
Another long volunteer day.
However we have a new volunteer starting today who may be providing some relief for me.
We actually have a few new volunteers. And once they are trained will provide some relief for the whole core ...

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to town for groceries.
Not my favorite thing to do.

I am going to try flax seed for Tex's itches. Why haven't I heard of using this before now?
Anyone else use it?

I hope everyone has a great rest of the week.


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nicer weather with the onset of summer
We had a few HOT days with humidity. (I hate humidity)
But temps are back down in high 80's for the week. Cloudy and breezy also.
We have slight chances for rain. But we are somewhat saturated also. ...

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We had big bad hail along with the 4 inches of rain the other night.
So going to have an insurance adjuster come out and check the roof.

Also some trees down. A big job that I prefer to do in fall and winter.
Thankful for all the rain but ...

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Big line of thunderstorms all night and this morning.

Hunter - nice to see you. Pilot fell on the front steps. Doctor just released him to start moving around.
Off course he is over doing.

He should have been brained but not for the ...

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Hi,

I'm new to the forum. I am hoping that I am doing this correctly.
I am looking to see if anyone's horse has ever experienced a horrible skin problem.
Our horse started off with what looked like 4 dime-size bumps on the left ...

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I am going to trail.
It sounds like Stude will show?
Glad to her the ponies are better. How did you deal with the founder?

Pilot is feeling much better but trying hard to still behave.

Have a great weekend! ...

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Not much happening.
A light rain shower this morning.
Made rattlesnake hunting a no go.
Saw it again yesterday when we went to feed the weaning calf.
It was probably close enough for a strike by the time I saw it but it went under the shed ...

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The weekend went by too fast.
Saturday I got to see our first Longhorn calf being born.
This one belongs to us. Wasn't close enough to determine for sure, but I think a heifer.
The last is a cross from the neighbor's corriente bull.@ ...

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The doctor informed Pilot after reviewing the CT scan that he had actually broken 4 not 3 spinal processes.

We had 20% chance of rain yesterday and it rained all day.
I should have been a weather guesser.
The weather is messing with first ...

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I've been working on a septic tank repair for Jmebear for a few months. That job just started out attempting to figure out why the leech lines weren't working properly and why the tank kept overflowing.
First I tried cleaning out the leech ...

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Happy Birthday!
Enjoy your AWESOME adventure! ...

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Again.
Super long volunteer day is planned.

First off feed calf which is still in the weaning pen. (and hopefully I don't run into the rattler this morning)
MaderChica informed me that the weaning process won't work since we have ...

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Plan is to feed the horses this morning and then walk and do maintenance on our best trail which we have not been on since some time last Fall. Tomorrow I plan to take Fancy on the trail provided I don't run into any major issues today. The wife is ...

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is finally suppose to stop blustering.

I suppose now the flies will really be bad.
They are awful. I use feed through, fly spray and balm, stall spray, and trap.
Nothing works?

I have a super long day today. All the regular volunteer ...

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My friend and I took the boys for a really long ride today.
We rode up to R&C's to check on things. They will be back from a trip tomorrow.
We saw 8 hogs, not good.

And since we were halfway down the road towards the cabin we decided ...

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A day to remember what many sacrificed so that we can live as comfortably as we do. So often we take our freedoms for granted and we forget the ones who made it possible.
Now, on a lighter more horsey note, I took Whisper out on the road late yesterday ...

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I had a three day migraine and it's finally gone.
This weather is culprit. We have high winds for a week and not ending until perhaps Tuesday.

My friend Amy is back and we did a ride Wednesday.
Pilot is doing better, able to get in and ...

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