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About six months or so ago, I wrote to you about my shire/TB cross yearling – it was regarding his height/growth.
You told me about that great method for determining height, where you measure from the elbow to mid fetlock and then invert the tape to see how many more inches above the wither my horse would grow.
I did that, and at that time, he was 14.2 …