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Topic: learning to plait and drive?
Jaylen

Replies: 11
Views: 4772

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 8:15 am   Subject: learning to plait and drive?
Thanks for replying Lizzy! If every you feel like a trip to East Anglia let me know..... Smile
Topic: learning to plait and drive?
Jaylen

Replies: 11
Views: 4772

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:52 am   Subject: learning to plait and drive?
Hope you and all your heavies are well.

Just wondered if anyone knows where I can learn how to plait a heavy? I'm in East Anglia and have a gorgeous boy. I'd like to show him this year, but wou ...
Topic: Hi Viz help
Jaylen

Replies: 12
Views: 5351

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 27, 2010 5:56 pm   Subject: Hi Viz help
Be nice to see PICTURE Jaylen....Just dont use the flash ok.. Exclamation Laughing

hahaha - adult viewers only lol:
Topic: Hi Viz help
Jaylen

Replies: 12
Views: 5351

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Thu Aug 26, 2010 1:03 pm   Subject: Hi Viz help
I'm a hi-viz fanatic Laughing Just bought some more in Sports Direct. It's stuff for running in, but it's excellent and much cheaper than horsey stuff. I've got a tabard with flashing lights, another ...
Topic: Hello
Jaylen

Replies: 16
Views: 8096

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 20, 2010 6:52 am   Subject: Hello
Hello! Would love to see a picture of your new lad. What is his background? Regards to putting on weight - worming or a worm egg count and having his teeth done are a priority. Do you have good gr ...
Topic: Saddle suggestions
Jaylen

Replies: 21
Views: 11024

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Aug 17, 2010 6:45 am   Subject: Saddle suggestions
I've got more saddles than horses but you never know when you will need another Wink

Glad I'm not the only one Embarassed I've got 4 saddles and two retired horses. Hopefully new horsey will be c ...
Topic: Saddle Help Please
Jaylen

Replies: 3
Views: 3225

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Aug 06, 2010 11:12 pm   Subject: Saddle Help Please
Why not try a treeless for a while? I've always ridden my heavies in Torsion treeless saddles and also have a Fitform. You can pick them up on ebay quite reasonably.
Topic: Introduction from Ash, Surrey
Jaylen

Replies: 16
Views: 9120

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Aug 02, 2010 4:16 pm   Subject: Introduction from Ash, Surrey
Hello! Love Storm - he's gorgeous. Love both the videos - the one with the geese is great and I love to see horses in the snow. Not surprised he doesn't like motorbikes!
Topic: Dragged everywhere !!!!!!!
Jaylen

Replies: 67
Views: 32515

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Jul 27, 2010 4:09 pm   Subject: Dragged everywhere !!!!!!!
For what it's worth, I think you are definitely doing the right thing. I had my lovely mare PTS recently. She had many health problems and it was the only thing to do. In Rosie's case, you have tri ...
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jul 07, 2010 4:45 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Oh - thank you.... off to find out more
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Jul 05, 2010 4:32 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Thanks Tracey. Anybody going to the sale?
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 30, 2010 10:26 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
it might be the dodgy dealer i bought bonnie off. i bought her in that area they were later found for stealing clydesdales and french heavy horses Shocked luckily i looked into it and mine wasnt stol ...
Topic: Anyone want a real shock?
Jaylen

Replies: 29
Views: 8436

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Jun 29, 2010 10:00 am   Subject: Anyone want a real shock?
Hay is 2.00 a bale here, 25kg fantastic haylage 5.60 a bale - am I smug or what Wink
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Jun 29, 2010 9:58 am   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
I called about one of the clydes on adhorse I think he is a dealer posing as a private seller and offered a different horse than advertised when we arranged a viewing it was sddenly sold but they offe ...
Topic: this morning's beach pictures
Jaylen

Replies: 34
Views: 13286

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Jun 26, 2010 10:22 pm   Subject: this morning's beach pictures
Beautiful photos - Bonnie is scrummy (!). I'm a tad green with envy.
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 3:38 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
I'm so pleased Bonnie is perfect for you. For the right horse, I would certainly travel.
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 3:18 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Thanks Bulbus - I've seen Pearl advertised and she does look very sweet, but I hadn't really thought about buying a horse aged 15, as I keep my horses for life. I also think she is perhaps overpriced ...
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 6:25 am   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
[quote="MARTIN"]I called about one of the clydes on adhorse I think he is a dealer posing as a private seller and offered a different horse than advertised when we arranged a viewing it was ...
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 6:17 am   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Thanks Emilymay - have pm'd you and her!
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 10:49 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Thanks for all the advice!
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:07 pm   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
It's such a minefield
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Thu Jun 17, 2010 11:46 am   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Lizzy - I am in East Anglia. And you haven't offended me at all. The horse in question was vetted and the vet looked at the passport and took the age from that. Both the vet and the dentist said it ...
Topic: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
Jaylen

Replies: 57
Views: 32256

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Thu Jun 17, 2010 9:49 am   Subject: Best place to look for a heavy horse?
After losing my gorgeous mare - I think I will probably look for another heavy in the future, but where to start? There are some dodgey people in the horseworld unfortunately and I am so worried abou ...
Topic: Sad news
Jaylen

Replies: 9
Views: 4818

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat May 29, 2010 5:27 pm   Subject: Sad news
Thank you all for your support and kindness. Thank goodness we have the option of doing the right thing by our lovely horses.
Topic: Sad news
Jaylen

Replies: 9
Views: 4818

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat May 29, 2010 6:02 am   Subject: Sad news
My lovely mare lost her fight with arthritis yesterday. She was PTS at home with dignity. Painfree at last. RIP Ella
Topic: Mixed Feelings
Jaylen

Replies: 6
Views: 3943

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Thu May 20, 2010 6:40 pm   Subject: Mixed Feelings
What a shame - you have obviously done so much for Rosie. Is it arthritis do you think? Both my two heavies have it and neither are ridden anymore. They both have bute daily to keep them comfortabl ...
Topic: This old chestnut again......trailers/3.5 wagons
Jaylen

Replies: 29
Views: 18620

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue May 04, 2010 5:54 pm   Subject: This old chestnut again......trailers/3.5 wagons
I've had some bad news anyways, and it doesn't look like I need bother with the horsebox without the horse to go in it. My husband and I finally decided to separate this Friday and Cal is staying wit ...
Topic: Coster is poorly
Jaylen

Replies: 36
Views: 105226

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat May 01, 2010 11:07 am   Subject: Coster is poorly
Oh dear Lisa. So sorry to hear about Coster. Lots of healing vibes coming his way and a big hug for you.
xx
Topic: This old chestnut again......trailers/3.5 wagons
Jaylen

Replies: 29
Views: 18620

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat May 01, 2010 11:04 am   Subject: This old chestnut again......trailers/3.5 wagons
Just a quick word on weigh tapes - they are a guide line only and basically a good tool to monitor weight loss or gain. When we had a 7.5 tonne box, we took it to the weighbridge unladen but with bo ...
Topic: This old chestnut again......trailers/3.5 wagons
Jaylen

Replies: 29
Views: 18620

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Thu Apr 29, 2010 4:09 pm   Subject: This old chestnut again......trailers/3.5 wagons
I don't think your Freelander is up to towing a trailer with a shire! Not only has the vehicle got to pull the trailer, it's got to be able to stop it as well. Unfortunately I have seen for myself a ...
Topic: Dectomax, mites Pig oil & Sulfer . . .
Jaylen

Replies: 14
Views: 20177

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Apr 24, 2010 6:41 am   Subject: Dectomax, mites Pig oil & Sulfer . . .
Dectomax is a prescription only medicine in the UK and must be administered by a vet. In the UK it is not licensed for horses, but is used commonly in pigs for treating mange mites. An injection is ...
Topic: Horse Swap/Help Please read...
Jaylen

Replies: 19
Views: 9644

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sat Apr 24, 2010 6:37 am   Subject: Horse Swap/Help Please read...
Hi BB
Sorry that you are having confidence issues with Coster. He's 19.2 isn't he? That really is huge and if you feel nervous riding him, it won't help his confidence either. How long have you ha ...
Topic: Opinions on Jack's weight...
Jaylen

Replies: 17
Views: 13595

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Apr 20, 2010 2:51 pm   Subject: Opinions on Jack's weight...
I would say he looks the picture of health - just look at the shine on his coat! Weight wise - he looks perfect to me. I agree with your vet - he doesn't want to gain anymore. What a gorgeous boy ...
Topic: oh sorrry , another question !
Jaylen

Replies: 1
Views: 1825

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Apr 18, 2010 7:14 am   Subject: oh sorrry , another question !
There are lots of videos on YouTube showing how to fit a western saddle and how to cinch it up. Here's one to get you started
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e0BmwWmDTbY&feature=related
Topic: new to site
Jaylen

Replies: 7
Views: 3217

PostForum: Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Apr 04, 2010 5:15 pm   Subject: new to site
Hello and welcome - I am quite a newcomer myself. Your girl sounds lovely.
 

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