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    03-12-2008, 12:57 AM
  #1
Foal
Please Help, lots of Hair.

Anyone have good ideas on how to get rid of a really bad winter coat? I really don't want to buzz her this year if I don't have to. Not sure if there are any tricks out there or not.
     
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    03-12-2008, 01:52 AM
  #2
Weanling
Currying helps a ton. However, don't take too much of it away (unless she has a blanket) because then she'll freeze.
     
    03-12-2008, 07:57 AM
  #3
Showing
Brush brush brush I know its a pain. I just ordered a shedding blade, hasn't arrived yet but several members here recommended them so I'm giving it a go. I ordered a double blade one hope that makes it go faster than the single.
     
    03-12-2008, 01:30 PM
  #4
Yearling
I have a double bladed shedding blade and I wouldn't trade it for a brand new saddle! It is so much faster, I LOVE it. 8)
     
    03-12-2008, 06:34 PM
  #5
Showing
Quote:
Originally Posted by Abby
I have a double bladed shedding blade and I wouldn't trade it for a brand new saddle! It is so much faster, I LOVE it. 8)
Good to know, I wasn't sure about it. Thanks
     
    03-12-2008, 07:07 PM
  #6
Trained
Flax seed helps to get rid of winter hair, but be carful it also cause weight gain.
     
    03-12-2008, 11:54 PM
  #7
tim
Weanling
Grooming blocks. They are basically only good for shedding, but they do a bang up job.

     
    03-13-2008, 12:59 AM
  #8
Showing
Grooming blocks are good, but brushing is definitely the best option...currying really does the trick!
     
    03-13-2008, 01:17 AM
  #9
Started
Blade this, blade that. Sounds like you guys are going to chop up your horsies! Lol jk hehe :roll:
     
    03-13-2008, 05:09 AM
  #10
Started
The shedding blade is your friend.
     

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