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- "I think I might be posting this twice but I wanted to know what is the best place in colorado to own a horse and are there any great trails for riding out there. I love trail riding and there just isn't much here in michigan."
Do you have an idea of which town you'll be moving to? The entire state is pretty good as far as owning a horse. As long as your outside big cities. The eastern side of the state is more flat and without trees (similar to Kansas) while the west obviously has the mountains. I'm not entirely sure on exact places that are good for trail riding, but there are tons of places in the mountains to ride. Lots of parks and things. I live mostly in Colorado Springs which doesn't have many places to own horses or board (the few there are pricy), but if you get a little outside of the city there's a lot. I'm going to school in Fort Collins and it's pretty horsey up here without being too far out of civilization. Lots of open space.
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- flyinghooves liked post by existentialpony On thread : Is there a Ulcer supplement with probiotics in it?Smartpak.com offers Smartgut which is just a little above your price range ($40), and it has pre/pro-biotics plus gut support. They have a neat little tool to compare all sorts of products: Ulcer...Liked On: 01-13-2013, 09:48 PM
Posted On: 01-13-2013, 09:40 PMRicebran, like I said, get the granules, they mix better and are much cheaper, alfalfa pellets to soak, pellets soak faster than cubes, cocosoya I heard only good things, but haven't tried myself. Do...Liked On: 01-13-2013, 02:41 AM
Posted On: 01-13-2013, 02:32 AMflyinghooves liked post by OneFastHorse On thread : Ulcers/ Weight gainMost sr feeds are very high in NSC. The only sr feed I would feed is the triple crown. It's low NSC. Purina has a ration balancer (enrich 32 I think?) . If its the only brand that u can get, then...Liked On: 01-13-2013, 01:40 AM
Posted On: 01-12-2013, 03:27 PMAlfalfa normally doesn't make them hot, unless they're already on a high octane feed. You could try strategy healthy edge, it puts weight on and a nice shine, it obviously tastes good and is much...Liked On: 01-13-2013, 01:40 AM
Posted On: 01-12-2013, 04:36 PMflyinghooves liked post by PluckyPony On thread : Ulcers/ Weight gainI have a little mare that had a severe impaction colic (had to go into the clinic) and then displayed ulcer-like symptoms - depressed, picking at grain, but not eating, etc. - and lost a bunch of...Liked On: 01-12-2013, 02:53 PM
Posted On: 12-28-2012, 10:59 AMflyinghooves liked post by Icrazyaboutu On thread : Introduce Your Drafties!I feel like I show Dozer off too much.. Oh well! This is my guy, Dozer. He is 18.2hh and about 8 years old. I've had him for around three years and have used him for mostly trail. He is good in...Liked On: 08-01-2012, 06:42 PM
Posted On: 06-05-2012, 01:25 AMflyinghooves liked post by Foxhunter On thread : Good horse gone badWhen a horse becomes argy bargy with me than it will get a sever telling off. I will A) use a control halter B) have a long rope C) Not be afraid to jerk the rope HARD and to make sure that the...Liked On: 06-09-2012, 07:14 PM
Posted On: 06-09-2012, 07:13 PMflyinghooves liked post by Island Horselover On thread : Good horse gone badThe trailer ride probably screwed him up. That happens quiet a lot! A friend of mine invested in a well trained horse that had shown for years and it has been trailered and shipped to Canada (from...Liked On: 06-09-2012, 07:07 PM
Posted On: 06-09-2012, 06:56 PMflyinghooves liked post by Mike_Admin On thread : March 2012 Horse Photo of the Month Contest ResultsPhantomcolt18 (14 votes) http://www.horseforum.com/contests/3-2012-1331569980-25-2128-800.jpgLiked On: 04-22-2012, 08:27 PM
Posted On: 04-01-2012, 06:14 AMflyinghooves liked post by Paintlover1965 On thread : What is owning an arabian like?I too have heard the stories of the hot blooded arabian not so long ago. I have always loved the breed ever since I can remember and have the most wonderful fortune of having one in my life at...Liked On: 03-29-2012, 08:02 AM
Posted On: 03-28-2012, 03:48 AMflyinghooves liked post by Nevreme On thread : What is owning an arabian like?I rode an Arabian mare for five years and despite not technically owning her, for those five years she was mine. I fully believe that the horse chooses the rider, and with Arabs that is more true...Liked On: 03-27-2012, 10:11 PM
Posted On: 03-25-2012, 11:47 PMflyinghooves liked post by RenexArabs On thread : What is owning an arabian like?I love arabians, I was drawn to them for their beauty, stayed for their trainable minds and fell in love with their souls. Athletic, strong, bold, and a great sense of humour! I find them easy...Liked On: 03-27-2012, 08:39 AM
Posted On: 03-25-2012, 02:05 PMflyinghooves liked post by DancingArabian On thread : What is owning an arabian like?My Egyptian Arab is clever, smart, and witty. He's silly and knows when I really mean something and when I'm slipping up. He's reluctantly brave (he may not like where I'm pointing him, but he'll...Liked On: 03-27-2012, 07:53 AM
Posted On: 03-25-2012, 01:44 AMflyinghooves liked post by yadlim On thread : What is owning an arabian like?I was once told that the difference between training a stock horse vs training an Arab goes something like this... Stock horse - turn left when I do this or I will have to follow it up with a 2x4...Liked On: 03-27-2012, 07:52 AM
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