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    Gordon Elliott

    12 months ban with last 6 months suspended.
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    Paying for damage when leaving yard

    I agree with above comments but if you are ever likely to need to go back to that yard then I would pay it tbh.
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    Hunting is in a spot of bother

    I am more getting at tbe sabs view that they save foxes wheres actually more end up getting killed but by farmers that's all. I agree that most hunts are their own worse enemy.
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    Hunting is in a spot of bother

    I do agree Palo1. Farmers would leave foxes and the hunt would cull the weakest thus leaving a stronger species. Farmers now shoot them all so actually more foxes get killed than the hunt ever did. Just saying that's all.
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    Hunting is in a spot of bother

    In the absence of hunting the sabs have already targeted shoots in this area. That is why all country sports need to stand together and work as one. The sabs will target shooting then fishing, the extremists wont be happy until anything involving animals is banned.
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    How long did it take you to 'get over' PTS?

    I lost my bou unexpectedly and quickly just before Christmas. Over the many years I have had horses I have obviously sadly had a few pts. In the early days was desperately upset, didnt want to go to the field or stables, not easy when you keep them at home! What changed it for me was having...
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    Bryony Frost wins King George VI and becomes winningmost female jockey over jumps.

    Didn't see Harry Skeltons horse get up after that fall. Fell awkwardly was he ok? With no hunting am enjoying my Saturday afternoons watching the racing!
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    Glad to see him safely home and he was lucky to finish second. If he was mine I would call it a day. It looked hard work all the way round.
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    What is a 'hunt horse'?

    In addition according to my OH: Stand still whilst you stand in your stirrups and turn slightly to have a wee Stand whilst you have a drink Stand whilst you light a fag Not launch into orbit when you crack your whip That's what he looks for 🤣
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    Hunting this season

    A lot of smaller hunts will struggle I fear.
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    The challenges of working from home on a 12 week lockdown: 1. Being with your OH 24 hours a day is not easy!😬 2. No M&S 😥 3. I have more gin than tonic in the house🤪 4. Sitting on a semi plastic chair all day working is not good for your lady bits 🙄 5. Amazon is my best friend 😂 6. All those...
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    Jumping Ditches!!

    We are Suffolk and I agree with Clodagh. Keep lunging over as many ditches as you can. Our best hunter will also.sus out whether to go part way down or not.
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    Patey vs Safety Hat

    ď Yes this is correct.
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    Patey vs Safety Hat

    Yes this is correct.