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    Winters100 replied to the thread Injured rider.
    I would personally have sent a massage and flowers, but then everyone is different. She may well be waiting to see if you get in touch...
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    Winters100 liked Amymay's post in the thread Injured rider.
    So, to be clear OP, you were a twice weekly sharer for this horse twice a week. You got dumped and injured and are wondering if the...
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    I bought a 5 year old connie for my 7 year old daughter and then a 5 year old 148 connie/tb for her when she was 10. It and worked for...
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    I would say it’s a big no. A bit like OBAC, been there, done that had the horse equivalent of the Kevin’s at 5, completely lost my...
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    IMHO, I think as your daughter has lost her confidence, putting a green pony into the mix would not be of benefit to her or the pony at...
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    If she’s lost confidence then no. I did the classic green rider buys green pony and she has the most wonderful forgiving nature. But...
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    Winters100 replied to the thread A sad tale.
    Tragic, but the outcome could have been even worse. I used to help run a small dog foundation in Europe, and we were extremely careful...
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    Winters100 liked Petalpoos's post in the thread A sad tale.
    The dog should have been PTS once it’s job as a guard was over. I never understand this obsession of some rescue centres with keeping...
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    A Dutch Herder x bull breed is not a dog for a pet home full stop, never mind one that is trained in protection. They have let this dog...
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    Winters100 liked Clodagh's post in the thread A sad tale.
    I am struggling to think that MT is advertising a junk yard dog. Poor bugger. And having said he needed an experienced home thry then...
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    Winters100 liked Wishfilly's post in the thread A sad tale.
    It almost sounds like they were potentially looking to rehome him as a guard dog from that video- which I'm not sure is something a...
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    Winters100 replied to the thread Advice please.
    The problem with owning horses is that everyone seems to have an opinion. This is especially unlucky for new owners, as once you have...
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    Being a new first time owner on a livery yard can make you feel like everyone knows so much more than you, has so much more experience...
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    I wish that I had been as smart as you when I over-horsed myself, your daughter is lucky to have a sensible and pragmatic Mother...
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    Oh, definitely! I am on very good terms with the current YO, so if I move, I'd definitely give her a timely notice and we would separate...
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