Bush Whacked, the striking black stallion owned by Jay and Wendy McLaughlin, entertained the John Justin Arena crowd with an electrifying fence run during a triumphant set at the Southwest Reined Cow Horse Association (SRCHA) Down Under Horsemanship Pre-Futurity Open Futurity on Saturday night. Bush Whacked (Blind Sided x Smart Bunny Lena x Smart Little […]
It was hard to tell who got more hugs after the Non-Pro Championship at The Run For A Million: Shelby Clausen or her horse, Smart Tinseltown.
With big paychecks and a ticket to next year’s Million Dollar Invitational on the line, the stakes were high at the Run For A Million today.
Ben Emison, for more than 50 years a giant in the realm of cutting horses, died Thursday at a Fort Worth area hospital after a brief illness, friends and associates confirmed. Mr. Emison was 81. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at White’s Funeral Home in Weatherford. Emison’s funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday […]
Futurity season is here! At the West Texas Futurity, 3-year-old cutting horses finally got to show their stuff in the spotlight of a big limited-age cutting for anxious owners, trainers and caretakers.
Officials with the Tulsa Reining Classic have placed additional health certification requirements on equine competitors in the wake of recent outbreaks of vesicular stomatitis in central and southwest regions of the United States. Livestock or horses traveling from a state and county that have had vesicular stomatitis diagnosed within the past 30 days, or a […]
The suspense is building! What horses will hit the dirt in Las Vegas for the Run For A Million Invitational? Quarter Horse News has the scoop.
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Hall of Fame Committee announced late last month that David Silva Sr. would be the recipient of the Dale Wilkinson Lifetime Achievement Award. Silva will be recognized with this year’s class of NRHA Hall of Fame inductees at Sliders’ Night Out presented by Toyon Ranch on Dec. 4 at […]
Fifteen-year-old reiner Francesca Ferrarol made a splash at the European Derby Non-Pro.
Ann Fonck continued her reign as one of the top riders in Europe by winning the 2019 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) European Derby Level 4 Open Championship. The newest NRHA Million Dollar Rider, Fonck , of Belgium, marked a 222 with Diego Dalla Gassa’s Gunners Specialolena (Gunners Special Nite x Dolly Jac Olena x […]