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Nikki, RE: your horsefaced horse...

Posted By: Jonas <jonaszverunis@hotmail.com>
Date: Saturday, 30 August 2003, at 7:32 p.m.

You can find his name & papers very easily, just get the tatoo number that's in his upper lip.

As for the weight... don't worry about it. If he's only 6 weeks out of training, his metabolism has yet to slow down. He will gain weight w/no problem starting around the middle of October. But Ryan is correct in that the beet-pulp feed & alfalfa will make him gain weight quickly. However, taking weight off is more difficult than putting it on (just like we humans), so I'd hold off on that if I were you.

Actually, a 3 year old is perfect. He's yet to get sour from living the stall-bound life of a racehorse. The best horse I ever worked with was a