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post #1 of 10 Old 07-03-2011, 03:18 PM Thread Starter
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Nessie's progress

Almost a year ago I first posted here with pics of skinny Nessie who I leased for a while and then I finally bought her in February. She had been a brood mare out to pasture for about 10 years and hadn't been ridden. I have taken very good care of her and am puttiing long slow miles on her to prepare for some longer trail rides when the weather cools off in the fall. Here are before and after pics.
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post #2 of 10 Old 07-03-2011, 09:03 PM
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how pretty :) you did a fine job!
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post #3 of 10 Old 07-03-2011, 10:08 PM
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She looks amazing!!! She's so lucky you found her :)

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post #4 of 10 Old 07-03-2011, 10:14 PM
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She looks phenomenal!! I love her, very cute.
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post #5 of 10 Old 07-03-2011, 11:50 PM
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Oh wow, you've done great wit her!
What a difference!
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post #6 of 10 Old 07-04-2011, 12:26 AM
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wow great job! shes a lucky girl and a very cute one at that! congrats!

the hardest part of riding is the ground... yup sounds about right
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post #7 of 10 Old 07-04-2011, 12:44 AM
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An amazing transformation. You should be proud of yourself!
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post #8 of 10 Old 07-04-2011, 12:25 PM Thread Starter
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Thanks, everyone. Her tail has grown some and maybe even her mane! I think I'll try MTG and see what happens with the mane.
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post #9 of 10 Old 07-04-2011, 02:28 PM
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She is gorgeous! She looks lovely

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post #10 of 10 Old 07-05-2011, 11:37 AM
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She looks amazing! Well done :)
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