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  • Western horse show grooming tips

 
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    05-06-2011, 07:34 PM
  #1
Weanling
Grooming for a western show... tips?

My gelding and I will be showing in our first show in just a week and a half and while I'm sure we won't be bringing home any blue ribbons, I still want him to look his best.

My intentions are to groom him the day before REALLY thoroughly and leave him in a stall the night before. But I'm at a loss as to what exactly to do to get him shiny and sparkly and just more flashy.

He pretty much looks like this now, but has shedded out a couple times:


So any tips would be appreciated.
     
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    05-06-2011, 08:15 PM
  #2
Foal
Do you have a local Tractor supply by you?
If so then I suggest buying a coat finish spray to make him shine.
     
    05-06-2011, 09:02 PM
  #3
Yearling
Hey there! I got lots of great tips in a thread I just started in the "horse training" section, titled "Upcoming show...help?" Go there and read some of the posts - there's some great advice!
     
    05-06-2011, 09:20 PM
  #4
Weanling
Thanks! I will check it out :)
     

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