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Barb Waltenberry, pictured with her Bernese Mountain Dog, Jazzy • Photo by Waltenberry

Reining Industry Bands Together for Barb Waltenberry

Reiners have banded together to raise money for Barb Waltenberry, the wife of one of the reining industry’s most well-known photographers.
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Ohio Officials Relax Ban on Vesicular Stomatitis

Horses from counties where vesicular stomatitis (VSV) has been found may now be able to enter the state of Ohio for next month's All American Quarter Horse Congress. The change comes from new rules announced this week.
Adan Banuelos and Armani Blue at the El Rancho Futurity.

El Rancho: Armani Blue, Adan Banuelos Go Two-Steppin’

Armani Blue and Adan Banuelos added a second futurity victory to their show record, winning the Futurity Open Championship at the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) El Rancho Futurity and Foothill Fiesta with a 225 finals score at the Murieta Equestrian Center in Rancho Murieta, California.  At the end of August, Banuelos rode the blue […]
ARC Gunnabeabigstar tops the list of 2019 freshman reining sires

2019 Freshman Reining Sires

The first year a stallion’s offspring compete can trigger many emotions. A mix of excitement, anxiety and hopefulness flood the senses for those who spend years waiting. For the 31 freshman sires in the Western performance horse industry this year, the successes and failures of their own show careers are no longer the gauge. It’s […]

Big Chex To Cash Rolls Past $1 Million Sire Status

 Big Chex To Cash has unofficially joined the National Reining Horse Association’s (NRHA) Million Dollar Sire list. NRHA congratulates the 2002 stallion and his owners, Silver Spurs Equine, LLC. Big Chex To Cash is by NRHA Three Million Dollar Sire Nu Chex To Cash and out of Snip O Gun, who will be inducted into the […]
snippet from Quarter Horse News September 15 2019 cover

September 15th Table of Contents — Quarter Horse News Magazine

Feature Mastering Mind GamesSeasoned competitor and reined cow horse trainer Zane Davis knows the struggle of second-guessing his horse before a major event. Instead of panicking, Davis follows a systematic approach to regain con‘dence. By Kate Bradley Byars, Page 44 Gettin’ Personal With … Courtney VanlandinghamThis young artist isn’t following in the footsteps of her […]