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    1. Subscription and Registration Help
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      Help and FAQ about registering and subscription.
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      Latest: How to Register and Subscribe Mike, Sep 30, 2009
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    2. Technical Help - Questions about using the forum
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      Problems posting pictures, changing signatures, avatars etc.
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    3. Updates, New Pages & Suggestions for the Forum
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      Information about new and updated features in the web site.
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    1. Ringside Chat
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      Where to say hello and any topics that don't fit in our other sections.
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      Latest: Hows things? Kite_Rider, Oct 1, 2014 at 5:18 PM
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    2. Confidence Club
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      Seek help on confidence issues, share your successes or help out someone.
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      Latest: Move has made me anxious! squidsin, Sep 29, 2014 at 12:42 PM
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    3. New Riders
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      A forum to discuss your first riding lessons, ask about what to expect, how to prepare for it, etc.
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      Latest: Good Riding School in Manchester? Rosycheeks, Sep 27, 2014 at 2:11 PM
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    4. Older Riders
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      A general discussion forum for those who start or return to riding later in life.
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      Latest: Improving our canter Rubic, Sep 26, 2014 at 11:49 AM
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    5. Training of the Horse and Rider
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      How to improve your riding and your horse, training methods, exams and careers.
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      Latest: Short Arm Syndrome! newforest, Sep 30, 2014 at 5:50 PM
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    6. Transport and Travelling
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      Travelling horses, information on vehicles, lorries, trailers.
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      Latest: Long Distance Travelling ewarren94, Oct 2, 2014 at 1:13 AM
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    7. Tack & Saddlery
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      Discussion on saddles, traditional and treeless, bitless bridles, bitting and other tack.
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      Latest: Time For A Solution newforest, Oct 1, 2014 at 9:57 PM
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    8. Money Saving Ideas, Tips and Remedies
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      Tips and suggestions to help reduce the costs of keeping a horse, do-it-yourself remedies, horsey treats recepies etc.
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      Latest: Only just found this section! Trewsers, Sep 30, 2014 at 9:35 AM
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    9. Breeds, Colouring and Genetics
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      Information relating to specific breed types, genetics and colouring.
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      Latest: Connemaras Jane&Ziggy, Sep 13, 2014
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    10. Cats, Dogs and other Animals
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      General discussion about your other animals and pets.
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      Latest: Do I want another dog? Jessey, Oct 1, 2014 at 12:05 PM
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    11. Rainbow Bridge
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      In memory of loved ones.
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  1. Collecting Ring (Subscribers Only Area)

    Private forums - visitors can see thread titles but only subscribers can view, add or reply to posts.
    1. Cafe Area
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      Other equine related topics that don't fit anywhere else.
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      Latest: If you only have fifteen minutes... Rubic, Oct 1, 2014 at 11:26 PM
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    2. Members Diaries
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      Keep everyone updated with a blog post
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      Latest: 2014 - My Shetland Frances144, Oct 1, 2014 at 5:33 PM
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    3. The Sofa
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      Come in here to talk about anything other than horses!
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      Latest: just back from the ferry port newforest, Oct 1, 2014 at 10:37 PM
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    1. Horse Care
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      Grazing and stable management, rugging, grooming etc.
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      Latest: Which yard??? sjp1, Sep 30, 2014 at 7:06 PM
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    2. Veterinary,Injuries and Therapies
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      Injuries, ailments, treatments.
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    3. Metabolic
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      Laminitis, feeding, food sensitivity and behavioural and related discussions.
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      Latest: Meadow munch / vita munch? squidsin, Oct 1, 2014 at 9:22 PM
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    4. Hoof Care
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      Information on looking after the hoof whether shod or barefoot.
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      Latest: We may be going barefoot - at least for a while! sjp1, Sep 29, 2014 at 1:24 PM
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    1. Hacking
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      Hacking experiences, routes, bridleway access and action.
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      Latest: Gates! sjp1, Sep 29, 2014 at 8:05 PM
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    2. Competing
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      For dressage, jumping and showing topics.
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      Latest: Hunter Trials this morning Trewsers, Sep 28, 2014 at 4:45 PM
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    3. Other Disciplines
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      For Western, Driving, Endurance, Team Chasing, Le Trec, Vaulting, Polo etc.
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      Latest: Western Trail Obstacle Time newforest, Sep 25, 2014
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    1. Swaps
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      Items you are prepared to swap.
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      Latest: September Sale/Swap Pigletsmum, Sep 26, 2014 at 4:39 PM
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    2. Horses for Sale and Wanted
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      Horses offered for sale or loan or wanted.
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    3. Professional Services and Livery
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      Latest: DIY livery wanted near ST7 Dogsbody, Sep 12, 2014
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    4. Tack, transport and any other Items
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    1. General
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      Closed for new posts.
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    2. Chronicles of a New Rider by Pedro
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      A running diary of Pedro Fortunato's experiences in learning to ride in Lisbon, Portugal. Very entertaining and well written.
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      Latest: Who is Pedro? JustJas, Nov 23, 2006
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    3. Enlightened Equitation
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      Heather Moffett's training methods, books, videos and the Kinder Way to Ride series.
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      Latest: Forum Closed for New Posts Mike, Jun 21, 2005
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    4. Archives by Year
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      Past topics by years from all the categories that have useful tips and advice. Note - these are read only - you cannot post replies.
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