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Wonder Woman Baeck Claims Freestyle Reining Win

Saturday night at Fieracavalli, Verona, the air was full of excitement as the crowds prepared for the $50,000 freestyle competition in the Elementa Masters Premiere show pen. In fact, the area had to be closed off to limit the crowd pressing to enter the pavillion. Undoubtedly, Freestyle has a special appeal for both reining fans […]
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Gina Schumacher Lands Elementa Masters Premiere Non-Pro Title

At Elementa Masters Premiere Non-Pro compeition the stands were packed and all tables were taken as the public flocked to watch the second section of the impressive Non Pro Class. The arena lit up on the second day of Elementa Masters Premiere to host an impressive field of 107 participants fired up and ready to […]

American Horse Council Tax Handbook Available in December

The American Horse Council (AHC) will soon roll out the 2019 edition of the AHC Tax Handbook, an important reference book for informing members of the horse industry about major changes brought about by landmark tax reform legislation, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (“TCJA”) of 2017.  This statute rewrote key provisions of the U.S. […]
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Cowy Bet Shes Smooth, Lindy Burch AQHA Level 3 Cutting Champs

Equi-Stat Elite $4 Million Rider Lindy Burch and her mare Bet Shes Smooth took control in the Senior Cutting Level 3 finals — scoring a 219.5 to win the AQHA World Championship Show in Oklahoma City.  Burch said she was happy to draw early, fourth, in the finals. “In the preliminary go-round, I was last […]

Rockin KW Lights A Fire In OKC

Rockin KW and California trainer Dylan Meyer were rockin’ at the American Quarter Horse Association World Championship Show in Oklahoma City. They scored a 225.5 to move to the No. 1 position in the Junior Cutting Level 3 finals on Sunday evening.  On Monday morning, the 5-year-old mare, bred by Circle Y Ranch and owned […]
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11-Year-Old Chicks Smokingun Wins European Elementa Masters Premiere Open

11-year-old stallion Chics Smoking and rider Morey Fisk narrowly beat the world’s leading ladies Ann Fonck and Cira Baeck with a thunderous 226.5 that thrilled the packed stands in the Elementa Masters Premiere Open competition. The 45-year-old Canadian — who came to Europe for a short stay in 1994 and has been here ever since […]
The top sellers at the 2019 Triangle Horse Sales January sale.

Triangle Horse Sales Moving to Oklahoma City

Officials late last week announced that Triangle Horse Sales would relocate its sale site from Shawnee, Oklahoma, to the State Fair Park in Oklahoma City.  The OKC location will serve as the new home for Triangle’s annual sales and will debut as host site with its “January Sale,” scheduled for Jan. 24-25. Jim Ware, owner […]
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National Western Stockdog Sale Returns to Denver stock show

The National Western Stockdog Sale returns as part of the National Western Stock Show in Denver on Jan. 25. The Stockdog Trial at the National Western Stock Show Complex will begin at 1 p.m. (MST) and be immediately followed by the sale at 2. Bidding will be available by phone.  Few animal athletes possess the […]