Kristal H's Recent Activity

  1. Kristal H replied to the thread Farrier etiquette - how do things work at your barn?.

    It makes me happy that you don't board too

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:59 PM
  2. Kristal H replied to the thread Farrier etiquette - how do things work at your barn?.

    Just ask them when there is a back stall is available to let you move....

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:57 PM
  3. Kristal H replied to the thread Farrier etiquette - how do things work at your barn?.

    It sounds this barn was not built/set up with the farrier in mind. It would be great if the tack room could be moved and the front...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:55 PM
  4. Kristal H replied to the thread Farrier etiquette - how do things work at your barn?.

    If one of my boarding clients took this attitude with my vet, farrier, another boarder or myself, I would point them to the door.

    Aug 14, 2017 at 12:27 PM
  5. Kristal H replied to the thread Farrier etiquette - how do things work at your barn?.

    A farrier needs easy access to get their truck and often trailer close to their work space so they have easy access to tools and kiln....

    Aug 14, 2017 at 11:26 AM
  6. Kristal H replied to the thread How is my mini's weight?.

    Here is a link to metaboleeze magnesium/chromium supplements, they are thought to help regulate metabolism on insulin resistant horses....

    Aug 14, 2017 at 10:10 AM
  7. Kristal H replied to the thread Help needed. Mare starving while nursing foal..

    With the weight issue and the heaves issue, I would put her out in the grassiest least dusty field that I have, even very clean barns...

    Aug 14, 2017 at 9:35 AM
  8. Kristal H replied to the thread Neighbors go insane with huge fireworks - horses fine in their stalls...with a little help.

    Once you have seen a horse impale themselves on a fence rail like I have you might reconsider. I can fix most damage done in a...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 12:35 PM
  9. Kristal H replied to the thread Neighbors go insane with huge fireworks - horses fine in their stalls...with a little help.

    I have one neighnor that is into the really loud stuff that is not legal. my Frenchie has to wear a thunder shirt be medicated and...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 11:21 AM
  10. Kristal H replied to the thread Arthritis and shoeing.

    As a barn owner, I sometimes need to have a conversation with a client about their horse, I have found an aproch that works without...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 8:59 AM
  11. Kristal H replied to the thread Arthritis and shoeing.

    The feet are too long. The natural balance shoe she has on can be very helpful in changing a horse point of break over and reduce...

    Aug 12, 2017
  12. Kristal H replied to the thread Arthritis and shoeing.

    A shoe can interfere with blood flow because it does not allow the hoof wall to expand and contract and can keep the frog from making...

    Aug 12, 2017
  13. Kristal H replied to the thread Hunter headset help??.

    In dressage the expectation that the horse is in the bit with the poll being the highest point... In the stretchy walk/trot they are...

    Aug 12, 2017