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  1. Horse Breeding
    So my yard is not super fenced-in but it has the horse fencing for non challenging horses so it keeps mine in but it doesn't keep the neighborhood stud out. he successfully mounted my coming 5 year old twice and she was more than willing. but I have some questions 1. does it matter the time of...
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    Back in September I wrote my first post here asking for advice on handling my fidgety horse. The focus that most people pick up on was that I was a first time owner and my horse was only 4. I was wasn't prepared for the flood of "Get rid of her... Get something more appropriate" but I don't...
  3. Horse Health
    I have owned my paint for about two years now. This past summer, the light skin around her eyes seemed to sunburn more easily than during the previous summer. We took care to keep baby sunscreen on all light areas as well as keep a fly mask on for extra protection on sunny days. Lately this...
  4. Horse Health
    My 6 year old paint has become sick that past few weeks. She has lost quite a bit of weight and her skin is literally coming off in large strips, as if she has been skinned. It only seems to have affected her in the areas of her white fur. We've had two vets come out and the last one "guessed"...
  5. Horse Health
    Many of you may not know what a cattle guard is. I moved from Michigan (where there's none) to Texas (where they're everywhere) in 2010. We brought 2 horses down (out of around 15 horses) and they had no clue what they were. Long story short...I needed a horse that I fit on and so I bought my 10...
  6. Horse Talk
    Hi, I'm hoping someone here might be able to help me track down a APHA mare that I owned years ago. Sheez Foxey (aka "sweetheart") is a 1989 registered dun tobiano paint mare. Her Dam: Call Me Foxey. Sire: Skips Stacked Deck - she was born in Jackson, Mississippi where i purchased her as a...
  7. Horse Conformation Critique
    What do you guys think of my 24-year-old Paint mare, Whitey? She's a retired Gymkhana horse (who set national speed records back in her prime, and apparently some of those records are still standing) who still does low level English and Western Performance classes with no jumping. (We're...
  8. Horse Training
    Ok so I have a paint mare she is 18 and I have been trying to 2 years now to get flying lead changes she will get them for about a month and them all of a sudden stop! I tried to only do one each direction only once a week. So I don't think she is tired of them. She also just turns and...
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