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    May. 22, 2015, 07:32 PM
    So this thread is from 2010, and it's weird to see it bumped up.... but I had to respond to this. Facing your body toward the spooky thing makes a...
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    May. 21, 2015, 04:53 PM
    :lol: I guess you share the story enough to have to copy and paste a lot of the same post, because I'm pretty sure I read these exact words recently...
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    May. 21, 2015, 03:50 PM
    It's a fairly terrible pic to evaluate her by, as are most track photos because no one is stopping to spend an hour doing "glamour shot" flattering...
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    May. 21, 2015, 03:18 PM
    netg replied to a thread The Bachelorette in Off Topic
    I think it's great that in interviews she has essentially said "I'm a 30 year old woman in 2015, and I wanted to have sex, so I did. Anyone with a...
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    May. 21, 2015, 12:04 PM
    netg replied to a thread Custom (brand) saddles? in Dressage
    If it makes a difference, new saddle fitter in the area now..... the old one is no longer affiliated. I know the previous fitter butted head with...
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    May. 21, 2015, 11:59 AM
    I would NOT use a Schleese fitter, and only consider it if the saddle is an appropriate price for a saddle w/ no warranty. I have seen many, many...
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    May. 21, 2015, 11:56 AM
    Contact. I did breed stuff for years.... While I think it was good experience for me, I kind of wish I had never done hunters either. Four years...
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    May. 20, 2015, 01:15 PM
    I love the switching idea.... :) I would just remember all 3/4 tons aren't made equal. I would go for one that has the engine cooling and...
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    May. 20, 2015, 01:07 PM
    netg replied to a thread Anterior pelvic tilt in Off Topic
    Saddle fit is one VERY key component. As a dressage rider, I knew my seat was blocking my horse and I HAD to fix it. I couldn't figure out how. In...
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    May. 20, 2015, 12:47 PM
    netg replied to a thread Using Your Thigh Question in Dressage
    Yeah, I think your description sounds like it would work - it's how I get the bend, and the outside thigh, almost by the knee, basically pushes for...
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    May. 20, 2015, 12:39 PM
    netg replied to a thread Question in Dressage
    On a similar note, before I had seen him teaching I didn't think it was worth spending the money to ride in a clinic with Jeremy Steinberg on my TB,...
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    May. 20, 2015, 12:20 PM
    netg replied to a thread Unlocking Elbows? in Dressage
    I assume you mean locked straight? Think about having your elbows tied to the top of your hips (pelvis). If they are there, they can't be locked...
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    May. 19, 2015, 11:17 AM
    netg replied to a thread dressage for novices... in Dressage
    As noted, shorter stirrups to sit ligther does not mean not using your seat. And as noted, using your seat is more than just seat bones, too. :) ...
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    May. 18, 2015, 07:40 PM
    netg replied to a thread New horse for Adrienne Lyle in Dressage
    Eh, that's what all of Europe said about Ravel. I am glad Adrienne has young horses she is training coming up the pipeline, and hope this one...
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    May. 18, 2015, 03:41 PM
    Right? Now, had I ignored all the adults around who said "it's too expensive" when I said I wanted to ride dressage, maybe I wouldn't have to be...
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    May. 18, 2015, 03:29 PM
    I haven't started one of these in a while, so I want everyone to feel free to share your own brags! I don't care what they are - little things you...
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    May. 18, 2015, 02:56 PM
    netg replied to a thread Tight Backed Mare in Dressage
    Absolutely possible to fix. I own two horses with naturally tight backs beccause it's one area where I tend to improve the horse easily. Now,...
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    May. 18, 2015, 02:27 PM
    netg replied to a thread Using Your Thigh Question in Dressage
    I use calves to move the rib cage and hind legs, thigh more for the shoulder. So if I'm doing shoulder in and get the bend, but the shoulder isn't...
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    May. 15, 2015, 07:28 PM
    I used a large dog sized cage. Our first barn cat was a kitten who couldn't escape yet, so she stuck around because we kept her in a stall then she...
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    May. 15, 2015, 05:09 PM
    I assume the title was meant to ask if we have a pro ride type horse? My gelding is DEFINITELY not one who would be labelled ammy friendly. He...
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    May. 15, 2015, 04:49 PM
    netg replied to a thread Question in Dressage
    Absolutely. My trainer brings in clinicians whose teaching and methods are complimentary to his regularly. We discuss in advance what problem...
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    May. 15, 2015, 03:29 PM
    It's because they are showing they value their own space more than yours by not parking in their available space. Though if it's not property of...
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    May. 15, 2015, 03:14 PM
    http://www.chronofhorse.com/forum/showthread.php?466689-Heart-Bar-Shoes Well, you trust your farrier, but you have it for protection for a...
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    May. 15, 2015, 02:40 PM
    I started taking lessons at six, on a longe. It was in a western saddle, but every trainer at the school I rode at has dressage basics and the owner...
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    May. 15, 2015, 01:44 PM
    That's what I have. The shower isn't great and I wear water shoes in it, but *most* places I stay have showers. I just bought a portable camping...
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    May. 15, 2015, 01:25 PM
    I remember the bumper pull getting blown around when I was a kid, but as an adult my gooseneck really is more stable than my truck without a trailer...
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    May. 15, 2015, 01:14 PM
    https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/t31.0-8/s720x720/11145260_10100485082143296_1372015654661111609_o.jpg This was after a...
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    May. 15, 2015, 12:08 PM
    The obvious easy solution is not winning anything!
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