Dr. Keri Hudson Reykdal finishes up a veterinary procedure.
In 20 years on the job, Hudson Reykdal has seen it all in animal medicine, but that’s typical for a country vet, whose patients range from the feline to the bovine. Photo courtesy of the Animal Planet

Dr. Keri, Canadian medicine woman, a hit with Animal Planet audiences

In the prairie province of Manitoba is a practitioner of good, a medicine woman who roams that part of the longitudinal center of Canada with her healing hands and tools of the trade always at the ready, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.   She is Dr. Keri Hudson Reykdal, better known to television […]
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Thomas Bray and Im Highly Decorated Clinch NCHA Summer Spectacular Title

A spell of bad luck didn’t deter Thomas Bray and Im Highly Decorated from cutting their way to victory in the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Metallic Cat Summer Spectacular Classic/Challenge Limited Open. The duo scored a 221.5 to bring home the title, winning $11,954.  “I hadn’t made the finals in here [Will Rogers Coliseum] […]
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Spat Olena Becomes Million Dollar Sire, Making History

 Europe has its first million dollar reining sire. The Italian Reining Horse Association (IRHA) and National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) announced that Spat Olena (Smart Chic Olena x Steps Little Remedy x Doc’s Remedy) has unofficially sired earners of more than $1 million due to the recent success of his offspring at the 2019 Maturity held in Caluso (TO) Italy, July 2–7. RS Starfighter Lena helped make this achievement happen […]
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Moms Stylish Pepto — Mom of the Year

With progeny competing in cutting, reining and reined cow horse across the country, Moms Stylish Pepto is the top-producing dam. A 1998 Peptoboonsmal mare, Moms Stylish Pepto was a force to be reckoned with in the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) show pen, earning $118,817. After her successful performance career, she has gone on to […]

Sun Circuit Crowns the Farnam Golden Cowboy

    For the second year, The Farnam Golden Cowboy award, a lucrative challenge for cattle division exhibitors, was presented at the Arizona Sun Circuit. Farnam became the title sponsor of the event in 2019 and added $10,000 to the purse, along with an impressive prize line. To be eligible, horse and rider had to […]
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A Ringing Success: Spence & Kristin Bell

Spence and Kristin Bell’s small breeding operation at Rafter Bell Ranch relied upon a handful of broodmares to elevate them into the top 10 on the Reining Up-and-Coming Breeder Statistics.
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Top 5 Reined Cow Horse Sires

What does it take for a stallion to build a name for himself? With the quantity of top-level sires available in the Western performance horse industry today, it’s not an easy feat. Still, the cream always seems to rise and quality genetics endure. The Equi-Stat Five-Year Stallion Statistics were created to give credit where it is due […]
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Top 5 Reining Sires

What does it take for a stallion to build a name for himself? With the quantity of top-level sires available in the Western performance horse industry today, it’s not an easy feat. Still, the cream always seems to rise and quality genetics endure. The Equi-Stat Five-Year Stallion Statistics were created to give credit where it is due […]
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Top 5 Cutting Sires

What does it take for a stallion to build a name for himself? With the quantity of top-level sires available in the Western performance horse industry today, it’s not an easy feat. Still, the cream always seems to rise and quality genetics endure. The Equi-Stat Five-Year Stallion Statistics were created to give credit where it is due […]