The hackamore designed to teach a horse to move through turns with their noses first — the Dennis Moreland Tack #HV11 Hackamore:
Southern Cutting Futurity, held Oct. 20-26 in Jackson, Miss., featured the same hospitality this year that has made the event a fan favorite every fall. This year, a new stallion incentive program made attending even more worthwhile. In the end, it was Brad Mitchell and Athena Purdy Cat who wrapped up the Futurity Open title.The
Southwest Reining Horse Association (SWRHA) John Deere Futurity Open Finals on October 25. He was the third out and when his run was completed, a new standard had been set. He piloted Snip O Lution (Einsteins Revolution X Snip O Chex) to a smoking 224.5 score that would hold up through all the rest of the challengers.Martin Larcombe drew up early in the
The arrow is pointing to a bit hobble. A bit hobble is designed to be used on bits with shanks and is always attached to the rein rings (loops) of the bit and in front of the reins.* Bit hobbles are used to keep the shanks of the bit moving together as a unit.
The National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity Sales were held Oct. 2-4 in Reno, Nev., during the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity. The two Select sessions recorded increases in averages, with the highest seller coming from the Select Yearling and Broodmare Sale. Hip No. 439, Miss Peptoleno, topped the sale after the gavel fell at $102,000 for the 2013 sorrel filly. Circle Y Ranch consigned the One Time Pepto daughter who was purchased by Merle Fulton of Fulton Quien Sabe Ranches LP.
Todd Crawford, the National Reined Cow Horse Association's (NRCHA) only $2 Million Rider, will offer advice and assistance to National High School Rodeo Association (NHSRA) competitors at the Southwest Reined Cow Horse Association Fall Festival in Stephenville, Texas.
“The 2014 Congress Super Sale, presented by Kaplow Insurance, showed a stronger market over the 2013 Sale,” according to Mike Jennings of Professional Horse Services, LLC. “This year the Super Sale posted a higher sale average and median price, as well as the price for the High Seller.”
On Sunday, Oct. 5, a new Futurity Open Champion was named at the All American Quarter Horse Congress in Columbus, Ohio. As the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity Level 4 Open finals came to a close, it was Xtra Electric Meter and Craig Schmersal, of Overbrook, Okla., who secured the championship with their score of 229 to win $31,378.