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  1. Horse Grooming
    i was wondering wether or not to roach my horses mane. i think he would look good, but I'm not totally sure. I've cut his mane short now, and it sticks up in the wind, and i like how it looks, but I'm not positive if i want it to stay like that. he has a normally thin mane, but when its...
  2. Horse Grooming
    I apologize for this topic because I know there are already a few like it, but I'm looking for opinions. I am wanting to roach Nav's mane. He has a thick mane but it's usually pretty uneven and scraggly. I prefer the look of a roached mane and don't mind the silly mohawk look when it grows...
  3. Horse Grooming
    Hello, I'm interested in you guys' opinions on roaching or hogging a mane. The process of shaving it all off, you know? I'm an eventer, and I'm not really a fan of having a dozen or more braids in a horses mane for shows. I don't really want to pay for a groom to do this, and I just plain...
  4. Horse Grooming
    I have a chincoteage pony who currently has a very thick mane that is just impossible to pull. I would band it for western shows but scince i cant pull her mane, I roached it a while ago but now its grown back to the point where it drops over to the side so im thinking about hogging the whole...
  5. Horse Grooming
    Ok, I have a horse who likes scratching his mane out... He has a gorgeous multi colored mane, and is very long & thick, which also falls on both sides....:D BUT, in some spots its really short, some places even sticking up!! :cry: I have no clue what to do with it... I considered using MTG, but...
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