The final five champions were crowned at the Four Sixes/National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Western National Championships, held at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, in Reno, Nevada. In the Non-Pro, it was Jann Parker and her horse, Merada Jo, who won the championship with a 218.
The National Hurricane Conference Executive Board presented to the Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC) an Outstanding Achievement Award on behalf of the Texas Horseback Emergency Response Team. This award recognizes outstanding and innovative achievement in hurricane-related activities which can serve as a model for others.
Thanks to the nature of my career, I get to meet all kinds of people from all walks of life. I’m used to those folks inspiring me with their unique stories, but every once in a while, even I am in awe at the sincere kindness of the people that make up the Western performance horse industry.
Non-Pro competitors worked hard to earn top honors at the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Hackamore Classic and Pueblo Derby, held April 29-May 3 in Pueblo, Colorado. However, one horse-and-rider team rose above and earned the Non-Pro Championship.
2015 American Paint Horse Association (APHA) World Championship Show. When added to the existing $50,000 Farnam Pleasure Stakes payouts and more than $500,000 in additional cash and prizes, there are more reasons than ever to saddle up for the world’s premier Paint Horse show.Nearly $80,000 has been added to reining, cutting and working cow horse classes at the
At the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Hackamore Classic, held in Pueblo, Colorado, April 29-May 3, a Derby was added to run concurrent with the Hackamore Classic which gave contestants another opportunity to receive checks.
The health and well-being of the American Quarter Horse is the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA)’s utmost concern. In accordance with the AQHA’s mission statement, the American Quarter Horse shall be treated humanely, with dignity, respect and compassion at all times. It is the goal of the AQHA to educate members and non-members on this issue.
Saturday, May 2, was another exciting day at the Four Sixes/National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Western National Championships, held in Reno, Nevada. The last class of the day was the $50,000 Amateur, and from the 10th draw, Tauna Stratton and her horse The War Leos Legend (PF Son Ofa War Leo x Docs Steel Mark x Docs Benchmark) scored a 220.5, which held through the rest of the finals for the win.