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  1. #21
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    Quote Originally Posted by RMJacobs View Post
    Salt will stand nicely even if he's not at all secured. I know this because he is an escape artist and is very sneaky, but he never goes anywhere. I have panic snaps attached to all the ropes on my posts (my other pony had a seizure right before I was going to clip him to a post, and would have broken his neck if I hadn't had him in hand when it happened--I immediately bought panic snaps). Salt will very quietly take the panic snap in his mouth and work it around until it opens. I swear he has thumbs in his mouth--there is no other explanation. Once he gets himself loose, he just stands there and looks smug until I notice.

    Rebecca
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    "When a sport gets to be predictable it ceases to be fun." - RAR's wise brother



  2. #22
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    That's cute! (though probably not when it actually happens...)

    My horses seem to clearly understand a quick release knot and quite quickly release themselves (but then stand in place).
    They're not miniatures, they're concentrates.

    Born tongue-in-cheek and foot-in-mouth



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