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  •  nice painting with a broad brush (1+ / 0-)
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    if you read the rest of the information you will see that the drug rules were so strict that this horse couldn't be kept sound enough for competition without being disqualified by testing positive for drugs in its system

    "I'm sculpting now. Landscapes mostly." ~ Yogi Bear

    by eXtina on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 10:13:18 AM PDT

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    •  Its more to the culture of equines and their use (1+ / 0-)
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      Lisa

      among the wealthy that I am referring too.

      So yes, in this instance rules worked. A lot of times they don't and are ignore.

      However, this abusive behavior is very often limited to vets and the handles. Often owners have no clue. Horses being nothing more than investments. Like purchasing real estate, they use them to make money.

      --Enlighten the people, generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like spirits at the dawn of day. - Thomas Jefferson--

      by idbecrazyif on Fri Jun 22, 2012 at 10:19:59 AM PDT

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