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    moving horse from UK to USA - how hard (on the horse)

    hey. so i'm based out in California and am trying to work out a way to bring my show jumper over from the uk (if i can also work out how to get the funds together!) and was wondering.. has anyone done this move? how hard is it on the horse? i mean the flight - and the general way of...
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    Top jumper may be for sale .... (questions & prices too) please help..

    completely agree Tarrsteps. thanks for all advice guys!! ill be home to see him soon and i know he'll help me make the decision...... i still really want to bring him but i dont know what to do - oh these flipping horses - why are they so easy to buy - far to easy to fall in love with and SO...
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    Top jumper may be for sale .... (questions & prices too) please help..

    easy said than done- lets not forget that it cosr $10k to fly him - and then the 'trainer' they insists on using constantly and the hunter jumpers are soooo fussy and im based in california which gets soooo hot in summer thanks
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    Top jumper may be for sale .... (questions & prices too) please help..

    im not sure what his winning are off the top of my head i think hes about £325/250 not £550/600 actual?? ill check though.... he would jump 1.35/1.40 - hes got the biggest bravest heart and is very carefull and rarely touches a pole.. but to be honest i'd rather him go to a home thats happy to...
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    Top jumper may be for sale .... (questions & prices too) please help..

    hello everyone... so... as some as you know ... im in the middle of a move to the usa.... and my best jumping horse is still in the uk based with a friend of mine.. and getting fit after his christmas holiday.... my dilemma is..... i may have to sell him... as i just dont know if moving him to...
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    looking for a dog and horse sitter - possible accomodation for someone

    between bracknell and wokingham (if that helps??)
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    looking for a dog and horse sitter - possible accomodation for someone

    hi there everyone well for those of you who know.... im moving to the USA, however - still have 3 dogs and one horse - who at the moment - will all be coming out with me...... but in the mean time while im flitting between countries - i need someone to look after them... we live on a lovely...
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    A how much post......for lovely show jumper.....

    thanks guys! you're right!!! thanks for the advice - its so heartbreaking but hes that good and honest i know he'll be well valued by someone rather than moving home after home after home thanks again xx
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    A how much post......for lovely show jumper.....

    hi everyone.... i was wondering if you could help me.... i am emigrating soon with my other half and had originally planned to take one of my horses with me as i knew he'd be able to earn his keep out in the USA as he is so careful and consistent.... however - the ins and outs of getting him...
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    leasing questions....want to lease my horse out.....

    hi everyone.... so... im emigrating and have a lovely little 5 year old spanish mare who is lovely in every way - has lovely flat work and jumps upto about 1.10 with ease etc etc - but seeing as i cant take her with me.... i want to lease her out and was wondering if anyone could advise me on...
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    need a horse to jump 1.30+ classes......

    based in berkshire.... thanks for the replies - does anyone have john whinetts number?? thanks
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    need a horse for 1.30 + classes....

    hey - thanks for the replies = have pm'd some of you i would consider something not already jumping that but with scope to go on if it was really nice.... and not too old....
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    need a horse for 1.30 + classes....

    hey all!!! i was wondering if i could pick all your brains!!! i am looking for a horse to buy to jump the 1.30+ classes on..... i have a good track record at this height and am happy to take on something older/ quirky/ hot...as i dont have a huge budget..... and wondered if anyone might be...
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    need a horse to jump 1.30+ classes......

    hey all!!! i was wondering if i could pick all your brains!!! i am looking for a horse to buy to jump the 1.30+ classes on..... i have a good track record at this height and am happy to take on something older/ quirky/ hot...as i dont have a huge budget..... and wondered if anyone might be...
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    a "how much" post.....

    wow - thats more than i had thought - ill probably put him on at £3000/£2750 then as i am emigrating pretty soon!! thanks!
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    a "how much" post.....

    forgot to say - he does have to go to a very long term/ permenant loving home!!
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    a "how much" post.....

    hi thre. i have a horse i have to sell as i am about to emigrate - but not sure how much to ask for him - so thought id see what you lot valued him at. he's 15.3/16h advanced eventer...... grey, 17 years old and a TOTAL schoolmaster...but still has lots left to give.... he still confidently...
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    Katie Price...Silicone poisoning hits her hard!

    ooo this has kicked up bit of a stink hasnt it!!! its a fee world - if you want bigger boobs (i know i do!!) r already have them (lucky you) or youre happy with what you've got (really lucky you!!) tehn great - if not - change it!!! if you dont like what someone else does - dont do it...
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    Katie Price...Silicone poisoning hits her hard!

    i think people need to cut KP some slack! i think she's great!! she may not be everyones cup of tea - but shes bought some much needed publicity what could (if we're not carefull) become a dying elitist sport!!! sure she likes her bling and big boobs but thats what made her KP in the first...
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    cost of flying horses (and dogs) to the USA.....???

    hey everyone!!! we are thinking of flying some horses over to california..... not sure how many yet - but i was wondering if anyone had a rough idea of the costs and also the best companies to talk to about doing this...... also - if anyone knows roughly how much it costs to fly dogs out there...
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    weekend work in exchange for part livery (why cant i find anyone??)

    hey - sorry for the late response (been doing the yard!) the yard hours are roughly 8.30 - 12 and 3 - 5.30 ish - which can be kept flexible - as as long as the jobs as done - if you get them done quicker - you can leave earlier....so depends how you work...... part livery on our yard is £125...
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    weekend work in exchange for part livery (why cant i find anyone??)

    hi!!! i have had ads out at local tack shops etc offering free part livery (on a really lovely yard too) in exchange for working weekends - feeding mucking out etc..... and we're not even a big yard (max of 9 horses - ideally less).... but i haven't had any luck finding someone!! do you think...
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    what can i yard do about a client doing a runner.....

    re: tracey01 yeah - thats whats crazy - its like the unspoken rule of yards - 1 months notice and a little common courtesy - its not rocket science now is it!!!! oh well - as they always say - you live you learn!
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    what can i yard do about a client doing a runner.....

    i didnt think there would be a chance - but ill pass the message on RE: equine solicitor incase they want to try their luck.... i personally, find it disgusting how many people have such a total lack of regard or compassion for the people who run their yards and look after their horses...
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    what can i yard do about a client doing a runner.....

    a friend of mine has just had a client do a runner from her yard (well more of a walk i guess!!) she came in and announced she would be leaving after just a couple of months of being there - as she didnt like the hacking in the area (crazy- but fair enough - each to their own...)...then...
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    wanting to loan out my show jumper...(questions)...

    [ QUOTE ] if you advertise him expect every numpty idiot under the sun who thinks they/their daughter/their cousins dogsitters aunt who once sat on a horse is the next Ellen Whitaker to phone up [/ QUOTE ] oh my god that is so funny and so true it made us laugh outrageously!!!!! thanks for...
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    wanting to loan out my show jumper...(questions)...

    thanks for advice... where will be the best place to advertise him? (H&H im guessing?)
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    wanting to loan out my show jumper...(questions)...

    hi everyone.... i want to loan out one of my show jumpers as i cant afford to have as many as i do at the moment but i dont want to sell him as, although he can be a little quirky, he's got a talented pop in him....so figure loaning is the way to go.... but i have a few questions and was...
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    Merrist BSJA today

    no... im not....sadly - OH isnt all that keen on coming to shows! so i borrowed my mum for the day.... i have a chestnut irish boy with a white blaze (won the fox) and a bay with one eye (came 3rd in fox).... ill have to keep an eye out for you in future!!
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    Merrist BSJA today

    hey.. well done.... i was a merrist wood, jumping the same two classes with my two boys!! i thought they were building quite strong (and the double coming away from the judges box came up pretty quick off the corner!) well done again!
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