Dark N Traffic is bred to be a barrel horse, but the buckskin mare and trainer Carter Metcalf are competing alongside cow-bred counterparts at the the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity. • Photo by Primo Morales.

Mare Trades Barrel Career For NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity

Dark N Traffic was born to be a barrel horse, but her natural cow sense and athleticism led her to reined cow horse — and the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity.

University Survey Seeks Info on Older Horses

Owners of horses age 15 and older are asked to participate in a survey researchers hope will help them better understand the needs of that age bracket. The survey is through the University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Center.

Casey Deary Reaches Major Career Earnings Milestone at NRBC

The flashy reining mare Americasnextgunmodel was one of the horses that pushed trainer Casey Deary's career to another level, so it's only fitting he reached an important career milestone thanks to one of the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity winner's foals.