From the very beginning of her career, Reyzin was the little horse with a big heart.
The Ike Derby and Classic continued Jan. 31, with the 4-Year-Old Open finals. Twenty-nine horses walked to the herd, and it was draw 18, Sniperr and Sean Flynn, whose score of 225 held on for the win.
After taking off the 2022 show season, the 2021 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Open Horse of the Year and 2020 NCHA Futurity Open Champion All Spice (Once In A Blu Boon x Show Biz Kitty x High Brow Cat) returned to the arena with a bang on Jan. 31 at The Ike Derby and Classic held in West Monroe, LA.
Kittennish had a lot to live up to before she took a single step in the show pen.
A month after kicking off her show career in the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity, Areyna earned her first major aged-event win in style with Lindy Ashlock at the Augusta Futurity.
Ever since the 2020 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity Sales, where she brought an unprecedented seven-figure bid, Wood She B Magic has continued to make headlines.
On the evening of Friday, Jan. 20, the show put a spotlight on 5- and 6-year-olds, with the Morris Equine Group 5/6-Year-Old Non-Pro finals kicking off the night.
For both Jimmy Purselley, who rode Homiedontplaydat, and Ashley Flynn, on board Dayzlikethese, the road to the Abilene Spectacular was a long and difficult one, but it was made worth it when each scored a composite 431.5 during the 4-Year-Old Non-Pro first and second go-rounds, tying to win the pencil finals and banking $7,756 apiece.
While many cutters try to cut their own fresh cattle during their runs, sometimes cutting one that’s already been worked can help you win big bucks.
The pedigree of Metallics MVP brings into focus the significance of the Magic Cross and line-breeding in raising outstanding horses.