What Should I Do With Her Mane? - The Horse Forum
View Poll Results: What should I do with Nelly's mane?
Cut/pull and braid it 6 37.50%
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post #1 of 5 Old 03-23-2013, 08:22 PM Thread Starter
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What Should I Do With Her Mane?

I posted a thread a few days ago asking about how much of Nelly's mane I should cut in order to braid it for show season How Much Should I Cut Off? . I got a lot of good advice and opinions. But now, with everyone's input, I'm at a crossroad. I can't make up my mind on what I should do with it now! What is everyone thoughts?

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post #2 of 5 Old 03-23-2013, 08:56 PM
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I would say pull it and put it in little button braids. Leave the forelock as is, they don't have to be braided for local shows and it helps keep flies out of their eyes!

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post #3 of 5 Old 03-23-2013, 09:30 PM
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Well I'm a sucker for long manes. I'd have a hard time cutting that mane...so pretty. I'm in the same boat with one of my geldings. Honestly all I'm going to do is a running braid I could never cut his mane after taking 3 years to grow it out. I would just cut it a few inches and then pull it so its easier to braid.
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post #4 of 5 Old 03-24-2013, 12:57 AM
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Band it!! That's what we do leave it the length it is now!:P
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post #5 of 5 Old 03-24-2013, 11:35 PM
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Band it!! That's what we do leave it the length it is now!:P
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