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    Keeping a grey horse grey (or white)

    I use either the one by naff or diamond white whichever is cheaper in the shop!! They are better. I’ve tried everything under the sun convinced the cheaper stuff works just aswell but they don’t.
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    Keeping a grey horse grey (or white)

    The purple shampoos do really help. And was them regularly don’t just leave the Pooh on it stains them. And once their clean douse in showsheen does help repel it a little.
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    Leisure batteries for horsebox

    The leisure batteries in my lorry are completely had it, charge when the engine is running but go pretty quickly after they are quite old cane with the lorry. Anyway looking at getting some more and the prices vary quite a lot obviously I’m looking in campervan type shops as they’d be even more...
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    Leisure batteries for those that stay away.

    The leisure batteries in my lorry are completely had it, charge when the engine is running but go pretty quickly after they are quite old cane with the lorry. Anyway looking at getting some more and the prices vary quite a lot obviously I’m looking in campervan type shops as they’d be even more...
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    Horsebox people- leisure batteries and hook up

    I’ve got a 7.5 ton horsebox, it has a good living with hook up but the water pumpfor the sink and shower and some lights run off the leisure batteries and the rest of the lights and electric sockets off the hook up. How can I make it so the water pump and other lights run off the hook up too...
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    Failing to find a freelancer to teach at my Riding School?

    I used to get paid £10 an hour years ago to teach in a riding school I wouldn't stand in s school for that now!!
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    Clipping children's ponies

    I used to clip my daughters pony when she was 6 year old. I used to do it early around now full clip, then it wasn't to cold she didn't get naughty then trace clip the rest of the winter then early spring full clip again to save brushing all the hair out. Worked well for me she never got sweaty...
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    CR or SJ'ing Jan 21st or 22nd - Berks, N Hants, Oxon or Surrey ?

    T&P equestrian do arena hire excellent arena and very spooky jumps to school round look them up on Facebook you'll be able to contact them there.
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    Do PC ponies really cost that much?

    Good ponies fetch very high prices. In bs showjumping a rope pony late in its teens could fetch triple that!! I think £10k may be a little steep for a 80cm pc pony on the older side of 15 but you'd be surprised what the do go for!!
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    Has anyone sold a horse to the continent? Advice needed

    Don't be surprised if it takes a few working days to clear mine did!! But they did come through. But I made it very clear the pony wasn't leaving until money cleared.
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    Has anyone sold a horse to the continent? Advice needed

    I've sold 2 ponies one to Sweden and one to Germany the first time I really thought it was a scam as it was unseen too!! Bank reassured me once money was transferred that was it it was mine!! The first time I gave my empty savings account numbers and then moved out as soon as I arrived so they...
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    Splint

    Well got dmso but silly pony decided to start licking her leg!! Quickly hosed it off. Hopefully it was slightly absorbed before I had to wash it off!! Going to tie her up while I'm mucking her out tomorrow and put it on then!!
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    Xmas Presents for Stable Girls

    This rather than vouchers the cash will go down well will be very much appreciated!!
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    Splint

    Yer hosed a lot today but now have a freezer boot so will use that from tomorrow. I haven't bandaged as she stomps a lot when she's bandaged so thought it would be counter productive. It's not a big one she's only off on it but it is warm. Going to leave her till the heat and then put her in...
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    Splint

    Brilliant years ago my jumping horse got one and remember someone giving me this pot of liquid with nothing on the bottle and getting it everywhere and it tasting gross and everyone laughing and saying don't be stupid I suspect now it was dmso!!
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    Splint

    Yer she's in a bark pen at daytime at the moment but I did turn her out last week for 3 days for s mini so suspect it was that. Will keep her rested for a few days. Then put her back in the pen luckily for food she'll stay quiet!!! 😂
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    Splint

    She has really good boots on for jumping. I'm really really careful with my ponies if I arrived at a show and deemed the ground to hard I would go home without jumping! I can get DMSO from work as work on a yard too was just reading up on it and was a few conflicting words on it. I've got a...
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    Splint

    Daughters pony come up lame today 6 year old competition pony. On inspection there's a small warm splint that sore to touch apart from that totally cold legs with no other swellings. She has individual bark turnout at the minute and doesn't jump about so I'm just guessing it's come up from the...
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    Splint

    Daughters pony come up lame today 6 year old competition pony. On inspection there's a small warm splint that sore to touch apart from that totally cold legs with no other swellings. She has individual bark turnout at the minute and doesn't jump about so I'm just guessing it's come up from the...
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    Kisses with and without teeth

    That's mares for you, my daughters pony is like this you can lay with her whiles she's laying down and cuddle and kiss and then the next minute look at her the wrong way and she wants to savage you!!
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    BS membership

    You can do a 6 month membership now too works out pretty reasonable to test the waters.
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    Denied a rescue because I have a collie?

    When I was looking for another dog I was turned down by several rescues as the dog would come to work with me on a stables. One said its not the sort of life they wanted for their rescues another wouldn't as they said it wouldn't be trained straight away to not run away, well I know that...
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    Parents - need advice!

    My daughter showed no interest at all in riding until she was 4 she screamed if I tried to put her on one! Despite me working with horses and having my own. All of a sudden at 4 she wanted a go. She was rising trot within 10 mins! I went out and bought one that weekend she rode regularly all...
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    Budgets and Offers

    On the other hand I've sold some of my daughters ponies had so much interest I've not dropped a penny in price. Was pretty miffed on one of them first viewer I spent 3 hours with and they had £1000 less than asking price to spend!! I had a queue of people waiting to see her. The second viewer...
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    Veredus pro jump fetlock boots

    Bs you can use them but not in age classes.
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    Pm me for price poa aargh

    I didn't put a price on my daughters last pony as i didn't want my whole friends list knowing when I advertised her on Facebook!! She was out of budget for some people enquiring. But she also sold within 3/4 days and had others lined up to see her!! She was an pony expensive. When I started...
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    Creepy Ex Owners and how not to become one!!

    I've got all my daughters outgrown ponies new owners on fb, her 12.2 has now been resold after they outgrew her to a a friend or a friend and as she came back down south they invited me to see her which we did go and have a cuddle which was lovely! Latest ponies new owners I have on Facebook...
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    Pony Of The Year Show

    Bury farm run it, you enter on their website it won't be till close to the time and entries stay open for a few weeks.
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    Does anyone meet their children from school with the childs pony

    I have met my daughter in the lorry before with a new pony!! She was a very happy kid that day!
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    Pony Of The Year Show

    Yep you just enter when it opens a few weeks before they release the schedule a bit before entries open. You have to 2 preliminary rounds and you have to come in top 15 in either of those to qualify for the Grand Prix. If you don't qualify you can go into the consolation so you still get to jump...
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