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    Nov. 21, 2015, 01:25 PM
    Won't go near a store on Black Friday except maybe the grocery store but that's right when it opens so no one is there. I may check out online stuff...
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    Nov. 21, 2015, 01:06 PM
    ryansgirl replied to a thread Shoulder Rub Question in Horse Care
    I found that shoulder guards made the rubs worse on my mare (cheap ones that are everywhere - I never tried the bossy bibs). My mare only wears...
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    Nov. 18, 2015, 09:46 PM
    ryansgirl replied to a thread Wind Chill? in Horse Care
    Absolutely. I've always taken into account the wind chill factor/feels like temp during winter and add blankets accordingly. I also take into account...
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    Nov. 16, 2015, 07:27 AM
    ryansgirl replied to a thread Dover's returns? in Off Course
    Dover gave me a huge runaround when I returned a couple of blankets. One was basically new and the other only used a few times before it started...
    22 replies | 572 view(s)
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    Nov. 15, 2015, 10:58 AM
    ryansgirl replied to a thread Equine Affaire MA in Off Course
    No real deals that I saw but I don't go for the shopping. I may pick up some stuff but I know my prices so I know if I'm saving or not. I do always...
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    Nov. 11, 2015, 10:09 PM
    ryansgirl replied to a thread FB Messenger? in Off Topic
    I used to use it fairly often but I've gotten away from FB - tired of people posting ridiculous things to the point I've unfollowed just about...
    29 replies | 871 view(s)
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    Nov. 8, 2015, 04:04 PM
    I'd soak them - the pellets tend to be large and hard and it makes it easier to choke. I've seen too many chokes (happens when working at an equine...
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    Nov. 7, 2015, 07:54 PM
    Valley Vet. I just paid $111 for the 60 ct box back in September when it was on sale. It's $116.95 currently. And it's free shipping.
    3 replies | 204 view(s)
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    Nov. 4, 2015, 02:20 PM
    This exactly. The kids need help now as they clearly don't have a responsible adult looking after them. She isn't your problem to fix. Sorry if...
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    Nov. 2, 2015, 09:04 PM
    I boarded at a barn 12+ years ago that had four llamas. They had free range of the pastures (two about 8-9 acres each). They could also go into the...
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    Nov. 1, 2015, 12:05 PM
    Because I watch her and she won't even eat hay off the ground and she certainly isn't touching the straw. She sniffed it the first time years ago,...
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    Nov. 1, 2015, 11:23 AM
    Try telling that to my TB who is borderline IR, has Cushings and laminitis, and is overweight despite a strict feeding schedule. During her laminitis...
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    Oct. 31, 2015, 09:33 AM
    ryansgirl replied to a thread Standing Desks in Off Topic
    Three of my coworkers use them and love them. They do have the option to sit in a regular chair in their cubes which they do occasionally. I...
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    Oct. 28, 2015, 10:43 PM
    I have the IPad mini - bought it a little over two years ago after the company I work for gave everyone a $200 "technology" allowance. So my out of...
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    Oct. 27, 2015, 09:30 PM
    I'd go with hay cubes before hay stretcher too like mentioned above. But be careful with both as horses (not all but I've seen enough) tend to choke...
    20 replies | 583 view(s)
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