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    08-02-2012, 07:32 PM
Headstall Slides Back

When Lookit and I run at shows his headstall slides backwards down his neck because he pins his ears back when he runs. Any ideas on how I can keep the headstall in place? I always have to reach forward and push it back up in place. You can kind of see what is happening in this picture. It's a one ear headstall. Thanks! :)
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    08-02-2012, 07:42 PM
Green Broke
Headstall with a browband should do the trick
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    08-02-2012, 08:14 PM
I agree, browband would solve your problems completely. The only other thing I would think to try to prevent it would be to tighten it up a hole or 2, but if it's already as tight as it needs to be, then that would just cause more problems.
    08-03-2012, 12:01 AM
Originally Posted by Cowgirls Boots    
Headstall with a browband should do the trick
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That's what I was thinking, but I was just hoping there would be some way for me to get out of spending over $100

I guess I'll be on the look out for a new headstall with red bling as it is as tight as it can go. I'm bummed..I have such a hard time finding red stuff that I like, and I really liked this headstall.
    08-03-2012, 12:38 AM
Green Broke
$100?! Girl you can just buy the brow band peice I believe!
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    08-03-2012, 01:17 AM
Heck, if you're talented enough to tie a length of rope to where it looks nice, that would function as a browband and wouldn't screw with your color scheme too much.
    08-03-2012, 01:25 AM
Originally Posted by Cowgirls Boots    
$100?! Girl you can just buy the brow band peice I believe!
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Yeppers, just unbuckle the headstall and slide the earpiece off and slide on a new browband.

I like this one, but I'm wierd. Lol Sparkling Mint Browband
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    08-03-2012, 05:33 AM
Green Broke
Or here...$10

Tapered Leather Browband
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    08-03-2012, 11:14 AM
Ice Rose Pink Browband red wal-la :)
    08-03-2012, 11:15 AM
Oh that says pick, looked red to me lol

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