When Western performance horse trainer Jerry Jones and his wife, Jessica, brought a bucket calf home to their Texas ranch three years ago, it could easily be assumed the Hereford cross would wind up on a dinner plate. Their daughter “Pinkerton” had other plans.
The 2018 National Reining Breeders Classic (NRBC) in Katy, Texas, produced many shining moments for the sport of reining. With great talent in both the Classic Open and Non-Pro competitions, multiple horses and riders carved their way into history books. Among those receiving accolades was Magnum Chic Dream, who became only the sixth National Reining […]
The Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) of Texas has received a $1.5 million grant to accept horses in transition.
With a rich tradition of athletic horses, talented riders and successful owners, the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) celebrates each opportunity to highlight the hard work and accomplishments of its members. After a successful trip to the National Reining Breeders Classic (NRBC) in Katy, Texas, Dr. Jim Morgan, DVM, crossed a monumental milestone and unofficially […]
A Western performance horse trainer and his wife who were suspended and fined by the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) for violating its drug policy at the Lucas Oil World Championship Show say they did not give illegal drugs to their horses.
A new competition will reward horses and riders who are the stars of authentic ranch work.
The Adequan® Select World Championship Show is moving to Fort Worth, Texas.
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) will provide a second opportunity this year for show secretaries to attend an in-person workshop in Las Vegas at the South Point Hotel and Casino in conjunction with the Wild Card Reining Challenge. The event is open to all current NRHA secretaries, those needing to recertify or those who […]
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) is gearing up for its premier event of the summer – the NRHA Derby! Hosted at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City, the Derby has something for the entire family, including free admission for the duration of the event. Running from Saturday, June 23, through Sunday, July 1, this nine-day […]
Researchers believe they have identified a genetic mutation that dates back to the foundation of the Quarter Horse breed that is linked to horses developing sudden, severe muscle atrophy.