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post #31 of 34 Old 02-14-2013, 02:33 PM
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I'm another that has no business giving advice on thinning the herd. I did cut back when I bought out the farm from my grandpa but I still have a dozen here and quietly have my eyes open for a middle aged youth horse for my kiddo

I think CCH said it really well and I agree wholeheartedly. Do what you know is right for you, not for anyone else. I know if I had to thin out here there are those that I absolutely couldn't part with and those that I would consider but wouldn't necessarily want to. Keep the ones that you have the can't part with feeling about.

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post #32 of 34 Old 02-14-2013, 02:40 PM
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If you're only riding for a short time period your weight is even less of an issue. When I was at my heaviest the hardest part for me & the horse was mounting-I made sure to get a boost somehow. All your horses are lovely and since none of them are major problems (right?)a rehoming decision is so very hard to make.
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post #33 of 34 Old 02-14-2013, 05:18 PM
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Take yer tin hat off, we think yer fine . Go take the lesson on the BTDT horse!

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post #34 of 34 Old 02-14-2013, 10:34 PM Thread Starter
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Take yer tin hat off, we think yer fine . Go take the lesson on the BTDT horse!

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Lol lesson on Ben first, and the BTDT will be a nice lesson, but not the horse I need
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