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        11-20-2013, 01:25 PM
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    Green Broke
    Just do her the favor of REALLY watching her move before and after a workout for any signs of pain. ALSO, use long warmups and long cooldowns to keep her comfortable. I rode "Corporal" the year he died at 27yo. (1982-2009, RIP)
         
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        11-20-2013, 05:24 PM
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    Yearling
    Thanks again guys, Corporal thanks for the tip! My BO actually just texted me today and said that my old girl plowed through about 4 fences that were brand new as of today to go into her stall an hour earlier than she does. Maybe that's her method of keeping fit when she's old: pile driving through the fences!
         
        11-20-2013, 05:51 PM
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    Weanling
    Well we didn't retire our mare until she was 27 and my little brother sometimes rode when he first started and she had plenty of go left
         

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