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    Nov. 25, 2014, 10:47 AM
    "I don't know what it is for PA but I'd bet it's less than Tucson!" A lot, lot less
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    Nov. 25, 2014, 10:43 AM
    In most cases absolutely. Here in the east it costs $50 to $100 a month to heat an 80-100 gallon uninsulated tank. Throw in the time and hassle of...
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    Nov. 25, 2014, 09:35 AM
    I assume what you mean by a “fuel jet” you mean the fuel injectors? These are installed at the top of each piston and deliver/inject under pressure...
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    Nov. 25, 2014, 09:19 AM
    The rule of diminishing returns kicks in if too small a heater is used. 250 watt heater is effective enough up to around 20 gallons. More effective...
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    Nov. 21, 2014, 11:08 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    JT was a lot smarter than most people give him credit for. Sophisticated perhaps not but not dumb nor “zilch”. He almost "pulled it off". When...
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    Nov. 21, 2014, 10:32 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    Calumet has/had been around for along time. Been painted many, many times. Lead paint wasn't banned until the late 70's. And we all know horse like...
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    Nov. 21, 2014, 10:26 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    Kerfuffle that’s’ being kind, and a cool new word for me. IMO he was rail roaded, scape goated over the Life At Ten diabolical in the BC. A f**king...
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    Nov. 21, 2014, 09:54 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    I thought the same thing
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    Nov. 21, 2014, 09:52 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    When I reply with or without quotes I try and cover a lot of “bases” not necessarily as much to the OP and or comments of another so as to give a...
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    Nov. 20, 2014, 09:49 PM
    The OP didn't post the video for what ever reason. I took the time to find something that would better explain/show what a "PSSM muscle biopsy...
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    Nov. 20, 2014, 09:36 PM
    Well, that’s a coincidence. I took the time to hopefully find a picture because I am pretty sure a lot of people reading this thread do not know and...
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    Nov. 20, 2014, 01:03 PM
    If the procedure was anything close to this; https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTXHc0s2eno IMO this is way your guy was off his “game”. IMO and...
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    Nov. 20, 2014, 10:17 AM
    http://www.paulickreport.com/news/bloodstock/company-issues-feed-recall-after-three-horses-die-in-south-florida/
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    Nov. 18, 2014, 10:12 AM
    Hope this doesn’t constitute “advertising” I have no affiliation with the photographer, don’t know her, just her name. Thought people from other...
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    Nov. 17, 2014, 04:35 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Boarding woes! in Off Course
    This is the way I see it. Every horse is fed by weight, not volume or guess work on our farm. I order accordingly and pretty much have at least a...
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    Nov. 16, 2014, 08:36 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    While you are correct when it comes to the wording of the purchase contract. Especially when it comes to a syndicated horses. Shareholders can...
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    Nov. 15, 2014, 10:06 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    I should have been a bit clearer on the “adjuster” part but none of us are being paid to write articles but I do try to states facts without getting...
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    Nov. 15, 2014, 09:53 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    Makes for a good read, as does A Wild Ride. There are a number of facts that are factual. But there is also a lot of embellishments I promise you. ...
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    Nov. 15, 2014, 02:30 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Alydar in Racing
    For the record Kathy Jones was a very good friend as was one of the insurance adjusters, Terry McVeigh. Have not seen much of either since leaving...
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    Nov. 13, 2014, 08:45 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread happy horses in Racing
    LOL, Hook, line an sinker I believe is the expression
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    Nov. 13, 2014, 10:54 AM
    gumtree started a thread happy horses in Racing
    A lot of horses, especially Thoroughbreds are living a very good life today. Percentage wise probably far better than a lot of people. Just wanted...
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    Nov. 12, 2014, 10:16 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Need to 'medicate'?? in Hunting
    Every horse regardless of breed will have a different tolerance. IMO anyone that owns a horse and looks after them should know how to give IM...
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    Nov. 12, 2014, 09:40 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Need to 'medicate'?? in Hunting
    I copied and pasted this to a couple of vets I have hunted with. The response, LOL. How many years out of vet school?
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    Nov. 10, 2014, 09:38 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Need to 'medicate'?? in Hunting
    In the couple of years I have been spending some time on this forum suggesting the use of Ace seems to be a “dirty” word and or is frowned upon as...
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    Nov. 9, 2014, 12:55 PM
    gumtree replied to a thread Central VA - Strangles in Horse Care
    This has been my experience. Though I appreciate the OP’s concerns IMO the worst thing about Strangles is the name. Before it was easily...
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    Nov. 9, 2014, 11:22 AM
    His record and prize money won was far better than average. But he did not win anything important enough to overcome his somewhat moderate pedigree...
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    Nov. 7, 2014, 08:41 PM
    As others have said it is safe to use on horses. But it is basically useless for horses as told to me by one of the vets involved in a research...
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    Nov. 7, 2014, 11:18 AM
    After re-reading my comment sorry if my reply came off a bit snarky. It wasn’t meant to be, lack of voice inflection. Yes. I do ask for discounts...
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    Nov. 6, 2014, 08:48 PM
    I guess you are better connected then me and I am pretty well "connected". Yes, I get some discounts depending on the stallion. But any "hot" or...
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    Nov. 6, 2014, 08:45 PM
    No, I promise you they will not breed for free nor be given a discount. Tapit is an established stallion and doesn’t need any “deals” to fill his...
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