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        03-13-2012, 02:05 PM
    Smile Hello from Oklahoma!

    I wanted to say hello and introduce myself. I'm Kelli from Oklahoma. First time horse owner and very excited to take this next step in my life. I have a great husband that has supported me through my first few stressful months as a newbie ( even though horses aren't his thing) and 2 really great children that are learning so much about responsibility and how to care for others. My horse Vin is a dream come true for me. He is a 10 year old Egyptian Arabian gelding, with impeccable ground manners and is rapidly becoming the love of my life. Due to a previous sports related injury, I was unsure if I would be able to ride, so we spent our first few weeks together on the ground working on grooming, leading, long walks, lunging....anything I could think of to get us to bond ( which I think we did the moment he stepped off the trailer). He comes when called ( or when he sees us drive up), talks to us when we leave;) and has a great sense of humor. He is gentle with my children and I hardly ever need to be stern with him.

    I'm excited to get to know everyone and learn all I can! Plus if anyone knows how to download pics from and iPad or something, I would greatly appreciate it
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        03-13-2012, 02:12 PM
    Green Broke
    Hello neighbor to the north! Welcome to the forum. I see you have an Egyptian Arabian, too. Wouldn't trade mine for the world, post some pics when you can.
        03-13-2012, 02:18 PM
    Welcome to the forum,kelli.
        03-13-2012, 07:16 PM
    Gigem88...I love my Arabian! From what people tell me, he is exceptionally calm for his breed, so that's a huge plus for me. He's only 14.2 hands, but certainly big enough for me right now. I saw pics of your grey, gorgeous!

    Thanks for the welcome Rob! Looking forward to meeting people.
        03-13-2012, 08:45 PM
    Green Broke
    Welcome to the forum, Kelli!!
        03-13-2012, 10:24 PM
    If you're anywhere near Tulsa Kelli, come join us at the Green Country Arabian Horse club. I'm about 1 1/2 hrs west, but I still belong and go to meetings and shows.

    Welcome to Arabian horse ownership. Got a secret for ya, you're boy is not the 'calm exception', other breed owners just want us to think that way. LOL!
        03-13-2012, 11:23 PM
    Lol Dreamcatcher. That's what I keep hearing from other breed owners! The qh's and tb's at our barn seem to have a stranglehold on "getting fired up". Vin will throw out a few snorts and prance himself around the pasture a couple of times, then come in for pets;) I think I will join GCAHA. I believe our barn manager is a member. From what I hear, he used to be pretty involved with the breed.
        03-13-2012, 11:27 PM
    Welcome to the forum arabs can be really nice quiet horse some time people do not even know that they are arabs-- post often
        03-13-2012, 11:55 PM
    Howdy and welcome to the forum from another neighbor .

    I can't help you on how to upload pix from an ipad, but I do look forward to seeing them whenever you figure it out.

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