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    1. Forum Technical Help & Site News
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      Problems posting pictures, changing signatures, avatars etc.
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      Latest: not loading newforest, Oct 22, 2014 at 10:54 PM
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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: I'm back! Bodshi, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:04 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: Recommend books/DVDs for a nervous rider? Jessey, Oct 19, 2014 at 7:52 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: I'm new berger, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:09 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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    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: Rogue leg Bodshi, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:13 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 No_Angel, Oct 6, 2014
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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: How Do Wash Yours? DD265, Oct 22, 2014 at 10:19 AM
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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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    9. Breeds, Colouring and Genetics
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      Information relating to specific breed types, genetics and colouring.
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      Latest: I found Pedro's heart! Cremola Foam, Oct 24, 2014 at 7:41 AM
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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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    11. Rainbow Bridge
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      In memory of loved ones.
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      Latest: RIP Rosie diplomaticandtactful, Oct 16, 2014
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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: First ride since Monday Trewsers, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:41 PM
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    2. Members Diaries
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      Keep everyone updated with a blog post
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      Latest: The Health Blog 2014 Trewsers, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:43 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: Government to pay obese people to lose weight Trewsers, Oct 24, 2014 at 12:33 PM
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    1. Horse Care
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      Grazing and stable management, rugging, grooming etc.
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      Latest: introducing horses Jane&Ziggy, Oct 23, 2014 at 6:46 PM
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    2. Veterinary,Injuries and Therapies
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      Injuries, ailments, treatments.
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      Latest: So Many Ailments - on One Yard?? DD265, Oct 22, 2014 at 10:24 AM
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    3. Metabolic
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      Laminitis, feeding, food sensitivity and behavioural and related discussions.
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      Latest: Spooky Horse - Autumn Flush? Flipo's Mum, Oct 23, 2014 at 1:09 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: Am Sad and Feel Bad Kite_Rider, Oct 24, 2014 at 9:14 AM
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    1. Hacking
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      Hacking experiences, routes, bridleway access and action.
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      Latest: First hack for months Lottie86, Oct 23, 2014 at 4:11 PM
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    2. Competing
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      For dressage, jumping and showing topics.
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      Latest: How long is a cross country course eml, Oct 19, 2014 at 9:35 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: OCT SwapShop newforest, Oct 18, 2014 at 11:32 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: Grazing needed in durham area Rachael, Oct 21, 2014 at 2:54 PM
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    4. Tack, transport and any other Items
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      Latest: Sensation Treeless Saddle For Sale No_Angel, Oct 21, 2014 at 9:49 AM
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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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