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View Poll Results: How far do you live from your barn? (by car)
On the property 14 27.45%
less than 5 mins away 7 13.73%
5-10 min away 8 15.69%
10-15 min away 4 7.84%
15-20 min away 3 5.88%
20-30 min away 6 11.76%
more than 30 min away 9 17.65%
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post #11 of 17 Old 07-05-2009, 09:13 AM
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I'm lucky...it's only 5 mins away!

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post #12 of 17 Old 07-07-2009, 04:54 PM
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Location: Pennsylvania
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45 minutes to an hour depending on traffic.
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post #13 of 17 Old 07-07-2009, 05:02 PM
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Location: nw NJ
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I'm lucky to be about 200 ft away...fantastic in the winter when I can just stumble to the barn, feed and then go back to bed and finish the other stuff later. :)
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post #14 of 17 Old 07-07-2009, 06:01 PM
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Location: Boise,ID
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I COULD keep horses on my property but I only have a half acre and the dogs I raise take up most of it. So there is a nice stable about 3 minutes away from me that I use. Plus its nice to have access to the arena's and trails on the property.
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post #15 of 17 Old 07-07-2009, 06:07 PM
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Location: Rochester, New York
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My barns about 6 min. On a good day. LUCKY ME!

I can't imagine driving 45 min. To see my horse! Crazy!

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post #16 of 17 Old 07-10-2009, 10:11 PM
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Join Date: May 2009
Location: Charleston, South Carolina
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About 200 feet away from the house. I have 15 acres. Its nice to look out the window at the white rail fencing and the horses in the pasture.
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post #17 of 17 Old 07-10-2009, 10:22 PM
Foal
 
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Location: Oklahoma
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Right down the road, less than 5 minutes... Its great.
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