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by Chancellor
Mon Nov 19, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Pre-Thanksgiving thanks giving post
Replies: 9
Views: 101

Re: Pre-Thanksgiving thanks giving post

On Friday, I got the news that the bone scan I had because I was having back pain was clear from cancer. So, I am very very thankful about that.
by Chancellor
Mon Nov 19, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Laminitis
Replies: 8
Views: 92

Re: Laminitis

My friend's horse had a really really bad case of laminitis with rotation. They did bilateral tenotomy and the horse is now rideable which is amazing.
by Chancellor
Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: "cool backed" horse and magnesium
Replies: 11
Views: 114

Re: "cool backed" horse and magnesium

I'll probably do the test but in the spring when I do shots. Foir now, I will try those supplements and keep warming up his back. Poor petunia! Zinnia, Mocha was somewhat cold backed also. I used a quarter sheet but I also found that keeping his saddle pad in a warm room before I put it on his back...
by Chancellor
Fri Nov 16, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense
Replies: 91
Views: 1283

Re: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense

No, you won't. You are disagreeing with me that this was meant to be humor. Disagreement is fine. However, telling someone they are stupid because they don't agree with your point of view is not ok. Whether it was meant to be humor or not, I see nothing rude in any of it, nor did I catch the stupid...
by Chancellor
Fri Nov 16, 2018 1:03 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense
Replies: 91
Views: 1283

Re: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense

Same here. And I think there may be some humor impairment going on, too. So now you (MC) and I will probably get a time out, too. No, you won't. You are disagreeing with me that this was meant to be humor. Disagreement is fine. However, telling someone they are stupid because they don't agree with ...
by Chancellor
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:40 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense
Replies: 91
Views: 1283

Re: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense

Well so what? I don't understand what appears to be animosity against someone that wants to post an opinion on a product, procedure, training method or anything else having to do with horses. All would be well and good if it was something most here accepted. After all, this is a 'discussion forum' ...
by Chancellor
Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense
Replies: 91
Views: 1283

Re: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense

OP, you don't sound like someone that's trying to enlighten the world on science. You sound like someone on a soapbox in a park. Well so what? I don't understand what appears to be animosity against someone that wants to post an opinion on a product, procedure, training method or anything else havi...
by Chancellor
Wed Nov 14, 2018 2:01 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense
Replies: 91
Views: 1283

Re: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense

Tsavo, You have already been warned once. You are being incredibly rude.
by Chancellor
Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Dressage Training
Topic: Ex-trotter owners? Horse moving too much upward
Replies: 26
Views: 374

Re: Ex-trotter owners? Horse moving too much upward

Wow! They are beautiful. Welcome!
by Chancellor
Fri Nov 09, 2018 2:53 pm
Forum: Veterinary, Nutrition, Grooming & Farrier Questions
Topic: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense
Replies: 91
Views: 1283

Re: Why acupuncture is complete nonsense

Tsavo, this is an easy one. Don't like acupuncture? Don't get it done. Don't waste your money!
However, I am one who believes in its ability to help. I guess that makes me a faith healer, creationist or flat earther?
Yet somehow I am smart enough to keep this board technologically sound.
by Chancellor
Wed Nov 07, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: one pm was delivered recently, but no more :-(
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: one pm was delivered recently, but no more :-(

Kande, if you want to practice sending me PMs, you are welcome to do so. I will try to keep an eye out today!
by Chancellor
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: one pm was delivered recently, but no more :-(
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: one pm was delivered recently, but no more :-(

I sent a pm on the 4th, got a reply, and then sent another and it never went. So I sent more, and they never went. I have 2 stuck in my outbox right now, it says the were sent, but the only one that shows up in the sent folder is the one I sent on the 4th and got a reply to. They are not stuck in y...
by Chancellor
Tue Nov 06, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: one pm was delivered recently, but no more :-(
Replies: 9
Views: 81

Re: one pm was delivered recently, but no more :-(

Tsavo wrote:The person's inbox may be full. Stop sending so many pms. :-)


Tsavo, this is out of line. You have no business answering the technical support questions.
by Chancellor
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

See, this is what good civil discourse is about Ang. You helped me think about this in another way (the pit bull analogy hit home! Good job)

I agree with you completely that Trump is out of line sending troops to meet this caravan especially since the military can't do anything about it.
by Chancellor
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Others are concerned about how I feed my horses.
Replies: 19
Views: 485

Re: Others are concerned about how I feed my horses.

I think your horse might be lame. Just look at how he is standing.
by Chancellor
Thu Nov 01, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Ignorance and getting rolled
Replies: 31
Views: 376

Re: Ignorance and getting rolled

you may choose to believe they are being ignorant, etc but they, more than likely, feel the same about you. And that's exactly the feedback I get when I talk to pro-Trump voters. The term "educated idiots", and similar, come up often. So you lower yourself to the opposing view's level? Ju...
by Chancellor
Thu Nov 01, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

MC but we do know that it is likely just like in the spring that this caravan will dwindle as it closes in on the US. IMO much ado about nothing re the caravan. All of 11 from that caravan in April crossed the boarder without proper channels. At one time, Obama was called "The Deporter in Chie...
by Chancellor
Wed Oct 31, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

Oh, so it is okay because it is a misdemeanor? Ok. Good to know. Tsavo, you do realize you are insulting me...the owner of this board who PAYS for YOU to be able to be here. Can you at least consider that before you say there is nothing good about Republicans? I'd also like to see your "facts&q...
by Chancellor
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

Why do you think some choose not to follow the 'legal path'? And how many do you think that is that choose to not follow the legal path? From what I understand asylum seeking, to escape drug cartels and other horrific conditions, is covered as 'legal', no? Should we no longer offer asylum for extre...
by Chancellor
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

Chancelor, you forgot to add in there to my quote "When they spout Faux news lies and DT drivel aka lies" and I further explained I did have civil discussions with conservative friends, ones who actually wanted to understand my point of view. But when I am called a libetard or been told t...
by Chancellor
Wed Oct 31, 2018 3:38 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

Ang, my family came over too on a boat. However, there are some big differences in my opinion. 1. My great grandmother came over legally and became a citizen legally. 2. She came over to work here and seek the American Dream. When she went to work, she paid into Social Security and paid all her taxe...
by Chancellor
Wed Oct 31, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

I have many many friends IRL who are democrats while I am a moderate. Could you please clarify this, lol. Clarify how? I am a registered Republican. I believe in small government and I also believe that if we continue to do more and more for people, that more and more people will expect help from t...
by Chancellor
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?
Replies: 43
Views: 533

Re: Do MC and I really have different gripes with Trump?

I have many many friends IRL who are democrats while I am a moderate. And I consider myself an old school Republican with small government etc. The Republicans today with all the theology thrown in and forcing their wishes on others are not the Republicans I support. However, why NOT listen to them?...
by Chancellor
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:29 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Ignorance and getting rolled
Replies: 31
Views: 376

Re: Ignorance and getting rolled

That's what creationists say and they are 1,000 percent wrong also. Next. In your opinion, they are wrong. Why is it that people with an opposing view need to "listen" to your point of view while you appear to refuse to listen to opposing points of view?? If you will not treat me and my o...
by Chancellor
Thu Oct 25, 2018 8:10 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Thinking about using a buyer's agent
Replies: 28
Views: 616

Re: Thinking about using a buyer's agent

Wasn't there someone on the old UDBB that raised draft crosses? Does anyone remember?
by Chancellor
Wed Oct 24, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Hey, there, folks!
Replies: 26
Views: 578

Re: Hey, there, folks!

blob wrote:Another old new member here!

The fb flurry caught me and sent me over :)



Welcome. Bring some friends!

I will have to revive the horse of the month soon!
by Chancellor
Tue Oct 23, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Avatar trouble
Replies: 6
Views: 95

Re: Avatar trouble

You can shrink any photo with paint. Just open the photo in paint and then click the resize button at the top.
by Chancellor
Mon Oct 22, 2018 4:23 pm
Forum: Technical Support
Topic: Avatar trouble
Replies: 6
Views: 95

Re: Avatar trouble

Remember that avatars use a lot of bandwidth since they appear on all your posts. So, I have limited the size to 90 x 90
by Chancellor
Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Lesson rant
Replies: 36
Views: 901

Re: Lesson rant

Me too because sometimes you just can't believe that a person won't do the right thing. I used to "assume" that people would do the right thing, but I am long over that now. I too used to assume that people would do the right thing. Sadly, it seems to be the exception to the rule these da...
by Chancellor
Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Tell us about YOU.
Replies: 200
Views: 38937

Re: Tell us about YOU.

Like you, I have no horses in my life right now and I don't know that I will ever have them in my life again. However, this community is still great and fun to chat with. No horses Chancellor and Tanker-yanker? How come? Sorry if it's too hard a question - no need to answer if you'd rather not. Unf...
by Chancellor
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Four days to go. Whoohoo
Replies: 22
Views: 640

Re: Four days to go. Whoohoo

I wonder if they will refund if it gets cancelled? It would be nice to recoup some of that money!
by Chancellor
Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Four days to go. Whoohoo
Replies: 22
Views: 640

Re: Four days to go. Whoohoo

Michael and I have just decided NOT to go. Category 4 hurricane? Yeah, not too sure of that
by Chancellor
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: The Political Forum and Other Hot Topics!
Topic: Invitation List to MY Funeral
Replies: 19
Views: 949

Re: Invitation List to MY Funeral

I can actually see where Chisamba is coming from on this one. It IS for the living not the dead. HOWEVER, I can easily see why McCain didn't want Trump at his funeral. Trump turns things into all about him. This funeral should be all about McCain. As for wanting two former presidents to speak at his...
by Chancellor
Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Virtual shoppers, interested in another one?
Replies: 163
Views: 4187

Re: Virtual shoppers, interested in another one?

OMG, Scruffy. I am so sorry!
by Chancellor
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:26 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: more WEG issues...
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: more WEG issues...

So, I don't know exactly where we are staying (I can't remember) but if we are close enough, Michael and I can always give you a ride. We'd be going to the same events I would think. Yeah, I have to say that I am rather disappointed with the way this is set up. WEG at the Horse Park in KY was great.
by Chancellor
Fri Jun 22, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

Jackson has managed to even sway Lois the cat. Lois hated Lexicon and would hiss at him at every turn. She has deigned to play with Jackson! Now, he DOES play too much for her taste and she let him have it this morning. He plays with Sherman the dog too. We were worried about Sherman a little becaus...
by Chancellor
Wed Jun 20, 2018 3:27 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Quality of Life ?
Replies: 29
Views: 1481

Re: Quality of Life ?

The decision is never an easy one. Horses do not think about what they will be missing and I think it is wrong to personify our horses like that....they live in the here and now and don't think about the future.
by Chancellor
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

Can you imagine two Siamese kittens on a plane! (Actually, I can. When we moved out here from New York, we bought 4 cats with us. 3 of them were Siamese. That was in the days when cats went in the hold. The racket was breathtaking--I could hear them from the cabin... All survived to live to ripe ol...
by Chancellor
Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

You should plan a trip to WEG and bring home a Siamese from the Carolinas!
by Chancellor
Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:43 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

She just replied that she knows someone in KY. Not far enough West I guess.
by Chancellor
Mon Jun 18, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

Well, you know, I am a meezer person :) Congratulations! We are pondering a pair of Siamese kittens here at the moment. (We have two female cats ruling the roost at the moment, Sage, the sort-of-Siamese and a new rescue, Puff, a Himalayan, who had been living in someone's garage, apparently driven ...
by Chancellor
Mon Jun 18, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

He goes by Jackson! He is super super sweet. He really has bonded to me very strongly. Which I love. He is a hellion. What is even more interesting is that Lois who hated Lexicon, actually gets along with him!

PS. if you can't see the picture on the banner, you need to refresh your browser.
by Chancellor
Mon Jun 18, 2018 2:56 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!
Replies: 20
Views: 1064

Re: Chancellor! Who is that kitten?!

20180617_114244.jpg Mountaineer wins the prize! I wondered who would be the first.....You win the prize in that your horse can be on the banner next month! That kitten is my newest baby. When I lost Lexicon and Scarlett, I started looking to be on breeder's lists to get a new Siamese. I'm all about...
by Chancellor
Wed Jun 13, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: A pasture foaling at 4 a.m. - I'm in love!!! More pics added.
Replies: 37
Views: 1899

Re: A pasture foaling at 4 a.m. - I'm in love!!! More pics added.

Look at the size of those knees. She's gonna be a big girl!
by Chancellor
Wed May 09, 2018 12:29 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: What a few months it has been
Replies: 25
Views: 1414

Re: What a few months it has been

LeoApp wrote:They should have had a test bed where you test the upgrade there first.


We did. I set up a test environment that people could test in for 3 months! Unfortunately, people didn't do a thorough job. Lucky me.
by Chancellor
Tue May 08, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: What a few months it has been
Replies: 25
Views: 1414

Re: What a few months it has been

{{Chancellor}} Sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved pets. They will still always be with you (I know mine are :) ). You *have* had a challenging year. If your employer can't deal with that, then kick them to the curb. Don't know the ERP application you use but software of that nature a jump fr...
by Chancellor
Mon May 07, 2018 8:03 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: What a few months it has been
Replies: 25
Views: 1414

What a few months it has been

In february, I took on the project of upgrading our ERP system at work. We jumped from version 6 to version 9. And it has been hell. Far too many bugs for a mature product like this. The first week, I worked 75 hours. The second week more than 60. Then I got my yearly review. My yearly review was &q...
by Chancellor
Mon Apr 30, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: The Observation Lounge
Topic: World Equestrian Games
Replies: 3
Views: 346

World Equestrian Games

FINALLY! I got my WEG tickets on Friday through email!

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