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    08-08-2009, 03:44 PM
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Hogged mane; it's been a year exactly

It's been a year today that I hogged my mares mane. I just thought I'd show you guys the result, starting with how her mane looked before I hogged it, after I hogged it, and now.

Before Hogging:



Hogged:



Now:




(^^ Gypsie is the one with her head down in this one... Dakota is the one looking at the camera... lol)
     
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    08-08-2009, 03:48 PM
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Green Broke
She grew that much in a YEAR? Wow. Sunny probably grows only about 1/4 an inch a YEAR O.O Wow. Looks nice :) Going to hog it again?
     
    08-08-2009, 04:08 PM
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Yep, that much in a year. As of today, it's been exactly a year since I took the clippers to her mane, lol.

I used MTG weekly on her mane after hogging it until it grew out about two centimeters (so that the sun wouldn't dry her skin out) and afterwards, I used MTG maybe once a month and Machine Oil about twice a month for the first six months. After the tenth month, I quit using MTG (lol... I ran out of it, in other words).

I'm depating hogging it again... I LOVE the way it looks when it grows out enough to stand straight up... but I also want to let it grow out more because I wanna see just how much it will grow out before it gets scraggly. Lol.
     
    08-08-2009, 04:10 PM
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Green Broke
Hard discision :P
     
    08-08-2009, 04:12 PM
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Yeah...

The reason I origionally hogged it was half because I was having problems telling my two horses apart when they were in the pasture and half on a dare... I hated it at first, but when it grew out enough to stand up, I fell in love with it.
     
    08-08-2009, 04:55 PM
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^ Here's a picture of after her mane grew out and stood up... I loved it like this!
     
    08-16-2009, 10:23 AM
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Weanling
I had never heard of the term "hogging", I had always used and heard roached. I love this forum because I learn new things all the time.
     
    08-16-2009, 11:32 AM
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Green Broke
^^ So true!!

I think it looks good standing up, lol. But I love the long manes!!
     
    08-16-2009, 11:43 AM
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Yearling
Me 2 back in the crosby again
     
    08-16-2009, 12:44 PM
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Weanling
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Originally Posted by back in the crosby again    
I had never heard of the term "hogging", I had always used and heard roached. I love this forum because I learn new things all the time.

Same here.

Still, beautiful horses!
     

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