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  1. mkoktavy liked slc's post in the thread Tips for picking up a certain lead over fences?.

    One thing I learned by doing it wrong(and then right) is to not get too in love with that walk canter transition early on. The first...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 11:37 PM
  2. mkoktavy replied to the thread Tips for picking up a certain lead over fences?.

    This exercise has many uses and not just for any one disciplin from cueing a lead for a jump, to flying lead changes, to harder tempi...

    Mar 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM
  3. mkoktavy liked slc's post in the thread Tips for picking up a certain lead over fences?.

    And the less warning the better on that exercise! What we call the Figure Eight of Death. LOL. "You're doing it til you get it right!"

    Mar 27, 2017 at 2:50 PM
  4. mkoktavy liked StarPattern's post in the thread The Ultimate De-shedder?.

    I like to just show up at the barn with lip gloss on. Suddenly, every horse is shedding in my direction.

    Mar 26, 2017 at 6:31 PM
  5. mkoktavy liked sunrisegurl146's post in the thread Then and Now.

    Oh I love these threads!! I didn't own Arwen as a foal but was able to track down the woman who owned Arwen's dam at the time of he...

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  6. mkoktavy liked Arem's post in the thread Then and Now.

    Brandi was 9 when I met her, but I did get a baby picture on her papers! Coming Yearling [ATTACH] And now at 16 [ATTACH]

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  7. mkoktavy liked Whirlwind's post in the thread Then and Now.

    Looking to see pictures from those who have had their horses from colt/filly through to adulthood. Want to see foal pictures and then...

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  8. mkoktavy liked NBChoice's post in the thread Then and Now.

    I didn't have Sublime as a baby, but I do have a baby picture of him! [ATTACH] Okay, now everybody together- "AAAAWWWWWWW!!!!" Here he...

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  9. mkoktavy attached a file to the thread Then and Now.

    I love baby photos! Mine is still in the process of growing but this is Flash as a foal- 6 months [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] And...

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  10. mkoktavy liked Arem's post in the thread Happy Sweet Sixteen, Brandi!.

    16 years ago today, a sassy little red filly was born. (Or at least, I'm pretty sure she was sassy. Her expression in her registration...

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  11. mkoktavy liked BluemoonOKy's post in the thread Soft Feel.

    Good article by Martin Black in Ecclectic Horseman What Do You Mean by Soft Feel? | Eclectic Horseman Magazine "Rhythm like dancers"...

    Mar 25, 2017 at 11:47 AM
  12. mkoktavy liked mooselady's post in the thread Spending money on horses.

    New boots are here and I love them....like the sticker on them as well [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  13. mkoktavy liked Nu5ha's post in the thread Spending money on horses.

    So I've been in equitana in Essen last 3 days, I tried to limit myself as to what I will buy and so on... wasn't very successful. I have...

    Mar 23, 2017 at 1:55 PM
  14. mkoktavy attached a file to the thread Stoned ponies....

    hehe this was Flash right before his castration![ATTACH]

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  15. mkoktavy liked AmyK's post in the thread Stoned ponies....

    [ATTACH] Someone was drugged but couldn't stand to be out of the loop when her sisters were also getting teeth done. Don't worry,...

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