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    Posted: 21 May 2015 at 12:28pm
Please take note that positive advice only may be posted, otherwise PM those seeking answers Smile

QUOTE from the MAYOR on since deleted thread:

Originally posted by Off and racing Off and racing wrote:


Agreed, Mayor ? Confused


For the posts to remain unedited, you must agree to sign a legal document stating that you personally are responsible for all that is written in this thread and will gladly pay out all expenses and losses caused (including legal costs) as a result of the personal and business defamations written herein. Then, I am more than happy to leave the posts on the forum. Agree?



Edited by Gay3 - 12 Aug 2015 at 11:05am
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (1) Thanks(1)   Quote Off and racing Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 May 2015 at 6:13pm
Well I guess we best delete all posts related to over hyped, over priced and failed stallions in fear of law suits along with criticism of bad jockey rides and poor trainers decisions.

This has got me baffled there is that much slander on your racing forum such as allegations of trainers using cobalt and ice on there horses which have upwards of many hundred posts and also slander on other industry people on other unrelated matters, not to mention the insults to others between forumites.

My guess is that a legal threat was received from those in question and a result the modifications were made.

Goodbye freedom of speech inlu of censored threads. I suppose it does work in China. Ah well I guess we all just stay in the dark and let our mares get neglected the same as those before us. Nothing like paying your hard earned to see your mare neglected when you could send your mare down the road and get reasonable care.
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A) Freedom of speech isn't actually mentioned anywhere in our constitution, too many American movies/tv shows gives us that idea. B) Not being allowed to post it here isn't removal of freedom of speech, you can still say it, but the site owner can decide what he wants on his site. He's the one liable for defamation. If you want to tell them something just PM them when they ask advice or put up a "PM me for advice on that stud" post to let others know. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Off and racing Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 May 2015 at 7:09pm
So the question stands how do you use this forum to get an honest opinions to find out if you are going to get shafted and ur mare left malnourished.
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Disgraceful deletion.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Off and racing Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 May 2015 at 7:29pm
Second chance may even have deleted some of the sites integrity...
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???  Please explain.  Confused
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Sorry, suspect I now know what you mean O&R.  Embarrassed
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Off and racing Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 21 May 2015 at 7:45pm
Rephrase for clarity Second Chance, the deletion of the comments about the neglected mares in doing so deleted some of the sites integrity
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I have to ad my 2 cents worth here! In my long experience in the game this is my msg for newcomers & alike this is a very clicky & close net community the majority of us are horse lovers through & through an in my eyes the backbone of the industry, a small minority's are in it for the $$ ego & don't care a hoot or even know anything about horses we have a very good grapevine" in this industry if anyone is not doing the right thing it spreads quicker than wild fire however I don't think sites like TV' is the place to air it, however it should be exposed somehow I believe , there is no place in our industry for these people spread the word via Facebook maybe an option, set up a page I am sure most of us have a story...of neglect ...over charging etc I have had places from years ago I would never use again.. But I cannot bring myself to write it on a site like this:
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I have used the followings properties for adjistment;

A) Fantastic customer service a real pleasure.

B)

C) Horse was in great condition on return to my safekeeping.


Which of the above farms didn't I like?

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A, B, C
B
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Sue me now nah,nah,ne nah, nah.......

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Those with the most to hide are often the 1st to threaten litigation. Unfortunately that is the world we now live in Disapprove
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Aurelius so funny yes on all accounts
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Pity the Mayor couldn't have appeased the presumed complainant with a freebie $150 bet with Crownbet, or William Hill, or.....  Confused
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Thanks Jade.

Jade: Which place did you use for adjistment this year Aurelius.

Aurelius: I used Jurassic Park.

Jade: Did you like it what was your experience?

Aurelius: It about 20 past 4.

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For the posts to remain unedited, you must agree to sign a legal document stating that you personally are responsible for all that is written in this thread and will gladly pay out all expenses and losses caused (including legal costs) as a result of the personal and business defamations written herein. Then, I am more than happy to leave the posts on the forum. Agree?

If that is the case, where can one peruse this legal document, please?? Mayor, are you able to attach or copy a link to the your legal document so that the forum members can read and decide whether to sign or not?

Please don't PM it to me - I think all and sundry should be able to see it with their own eyes...
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote niki Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 12 Aug 2015 at 11:02am
 Why is this a sticky post about Agistment?
It doesn't contain anything
 
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Best to read the OP quoting The Mayor, details of which I've now highlighted Smile
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 ah okay, so if I am sending my mare to xyz stud, I can post in this agistment thread and will receive feedback via PM?
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Tell me what area your sending mares to an I will advice best I can😀
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 I have sent a PM ty
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If anyone requires thumbs up or down on agistment places in NSW or Vic I have sent many horses in my 30 years in both the Harness Industry and gallops and are to this day amazed of the difference of care and pricing happy to help-just pm
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Well someone upset someone that didn't want bad press.
 
There is a way around farms that do not keep you stock up to a good level of condition,
 
Make sure you visit you stock at least monthly to check they are ok for starters and if you are not happy with what you see ..Say something.. and add if you want me to pay your fees I suggest you feed my horse more.
 
I have only once had to say something once and something got done very quickly and both parties were happy.
 
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Or just send your horses to Bombora Downs and get excellent care and professional service.
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