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post #1 of 8 Old 02-07-2009, 11:03 PM Thread Starter
 
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Soften main and promote growth?

Im trying to find a product that can help my geilding main softer and to help it grow. It looks like it was cut and feels so course. Its kinda gross. His tail is nice and long and also feels really course. Thanks
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post #2 of 8 Old 02-07-2009, 11:12 PM
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It promotes hair growth and it makes their mane and tails nice and soft.
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post #3 of 8 Old 02-07-2009, 11:49 PM Thread Starter
 
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Thanks im going to order some and try it. =)
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post #4 of 8 Old 02-08-2009, 12:13 AM
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your welcome!

Also, make sure you wear gloves! I find the smell doesn't stay for too long when you wear gloves.
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post #5 of 8 Old 02-08-2009, 10:37 AM Thread Starter
 
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lol thank you for that advise lol
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post #6 of 8 Old 02-08-2009, 10:39 AM
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Good luck on the soft mane and tail!


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post #7 of 8 Old 02-10-2009, 10:14 PM
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My gelding's mane and tail hair is course and kinky. I have found that conditioner containing cholesterol works well. I buy mine in a small tub in the ethnic hair section of the local pharmacy. No specific brand, I just look for one that says CHOLESTEROL in large letters across the front!
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post #8 of 8 Old 02-11-2009, 03:15 PM
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Sometimes it's because of the breed that you have variations in the tail like that. I know Cobalt's has got a pretty thick mane and tail but I also know its a breed characteristic. Something that you could do is wash and condition the mane and tail then add some conditioner and wraps his tail up.

Unfortunately tho, drafts along with a few other breeds are known for having full and thick tails. I think it's actually a great horse characteristic but to each our own I guess :) hope it helped.

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