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  • Braiding horse manes

 
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    06-05-2010, 10:52 PM
  #11
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Originally Posted by Starlet    
I can do this but mine never stay in.
How do you get them to stay in?
The lower they are, the more they tend to slip out... and they generally don't stay perfect for very long. Make sure that when you do it you keep everything as snug as possible. Also, the thicker the mane, the more hair you can use in each increment, the thinner the mane, the more gradual you have to make it.
     
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    06-05-2010, 10:55 PM
  #12
Yearling
They look so pretty, I would love to do this on my horses....I need to start practicing.

I love my horses manes long so this is a great way to tidy them up while looking pretty
     
    06-05-2010, 11:11 PM
  #13
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Yep, practice makes perfect. It took me quite a while to get them nice and even consistently, but I considered it fun and fortunately most of my horses don't really mind how long I fool with their mane as long as they get to snooze in the crossties.
     
    06-06-2010, 09:07 AM
  #14
Foal
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Originally Posted by Eolith    
Yep, practice makes perfect. It took me quite a while to get them nice and even consistently, but I considered it fun and fortunately most of my horses don't really mind how long I fool with their mane as long as they get to snooze in the crossties.
I have to agree it does at a while to learn but once you learn it, it never goes away. The horse I learned on was really patient.
     
    06-06-2010, 09:32 AM
  #15
Green Broke
My summer camp kids always get a kick out of learning to do this, plus it keeps the horses cooler on those long summer days!
     
    06-06-2010, 10:12 AM
  #16
Foal
     
    06-06-2010, 11:15 AM
  #17
Started
O_O That tail is awesome!
     

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