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My NightMARE... (burrs in mane)

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  • Burrs in a horses mane
  • Burs in horse mane

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    08-20-2012, 08:47 AM
  #11
dee
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Actually, I prefer to use a non-oily human hair conditioner. Dancer hates baths, and I don't have to rinse it out when I'm done, no matter how much I have to use.
     
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    08-20-2012, 10:02 AM
  #12
Foal
I've always used detangler. Just get a big cheap bottle, (cheaper the better) and start from the bottom and work your way up.
     
    08-20-2012, 10:33 AM
  #13
Foal
My mare came in with burrs all through her mane and tail. I used mane and tail detangler (cheap bottle) and a lot of patience and cursing under my breath, but got them all out.
     
    08-20-2012, 10:51 AM
  #14
Green Broke
This was Hunter one time after being in the field and I used Cowbpoy Magic - love that stuff. It took me and hubby a long long time to get them out without ruining his mane and beautiful forelock.

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Golden Horse and shaggy like this.
     
    08-20-2012, 12:15 PM
  #15
Showing
Since burrs are usually dry we soak the mane and keep soaking it. It seems to soften the hold burrs have. Leather gloves and plyers and a ton of patience.
     

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