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  1. Horse Training
    Hey! I'm having a bit of trouble with transitions with my 11y/o mare. If I ask for the walk from the trot I will get a itty bitty trot and then when I continue to ask and finally get the walk, I end up with a dead, slow walk. I am using my seat, half-halting before the transition, and closing...
  2. Horse Health
    Background info: Lovey is a retired standardbred harness racer. She came into my hands almost a year ago now. She was ridden infrequently the previous three years (twice a month maybe). I have been able to ride her once a week minimum for a couple hours at a time. She is boarded. My uses for her...
  3. Horse Grooming
    My horse is always coming in from outside with really hard, sticky, greasy hair. The worst areas are his stomach, and right side. I cannot give him a bath since it's winter, and none of the brushes help (It sounds like I'm brushing a stone wall if i use a curry comb). Does anyone have any ideas...
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