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Road to the Horse International 2013 Live Webcast

RoadtotheHorseQHNThe stage is set for a remarkable celebration at Road to the Horse 2013 and you won’t have to miss a thing! Brought to you by Horsecity.com, the live webcast from the Kentucky Horse Park will feature the complete lineup of clinics and demonstrations as well as every minute of action from the competition.

Lou Workman Passes

Horseman and long time reining enthusiast, Lou Workman, 88, Pilesgrove, N.J., passed away March 10. Funeral services were held March 14 in Woodstown, N.J. Workman was an US Army Veteran of WWII and owned and operated Workman’s Welding in Pilesgrove for over 50 years. He also enjoyed raising Quarter Horses and showing them nationally. Workman […]
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NRHA Extends Contract in Oklahoma City

GatewayThe National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) has signed a Letter of Agreement, extending the current contract for their NRHA Futurity & Adequan® North American Affiliate Championship Show.The event will remain at State Fair Park in Oklahoma City through the year 2018.

World’s Oldest Horse Dies At Age 51

A horse believed to be the oldest in the world has died after reaching the age of 51 when Shayne, an Irish draught, was put to sleep at a sanctuary in Essex, England. Read more at the Daily Mail.

Equine Herpes Virus Confirmed In 8 Utah Horses

The Utah State Veterinarian has confirmed eight cases of Equine Herpes Virus (EHV-1) in Utah, all of which are confined to locations in Cache County. The State Veterinarian’s Office is restricting the movement of the animals at eight locations in Cache County as a precaution to prevent the spread of the disease. Read the official […]

Crundwell Back In Court April 1

Judge Ron Jacobson will hear a motion April 1 to dismiss Rita Crundwell’s state charges, he decided in a video court appearance Monday, March 4. Crundwell, the former city treasurer who pleaded guilty to federal charges of stealing $54 million from the city over 20 years, also faces more than 60 state charges in the […]

DLR Ranch To Stand Mr Piloto

Mr Piloto, winner of the 2010 All American Futurity (G1), is now breeding mares at DLR Ranch northwest of Weatherford, Texas. A representative of the U.S. Department of the Treasury was at DLR Ranch on February 27 and worked out details to permit Mr Piloto’s return to the breeding shed. Read more here.  

The Old Standby

January’s unseasonably warm weather in the north Texas area I call home got me thinking about spring cleaning a little earlier than usual this year. And because everyone knows it’s much more fun to clean the barn than the house, I started in my tack room.