Hurricane Harvey Horse Relief

Due to the destruction and flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Quarter Horse News has created this page in an effort to publicize the needs of those in the horse industry. This page is intended as a resource to connect those in need with those able to assist. QHN is in no way affiliated with […]

In the Past: Oh Cay N Short & Boyd Rice

  The excitement is building among reined cow horse enthusiasts as the dates of the first National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity to be held in Fort Worth, Texas, are just a little more than a month away. A decade ago, Equi-Stat Elite $5 Million Rider Boyd Rice won his first NRCHA […]

In the Stats: West Texas Futurity

The West Texas Futurity’s leading open horse is Dont Look Twice (High Brow Cat x Tapt Twice x Dual Pep), a 2005 mare bred by Phil and Mary Ann Rapp, of Weatherford, Texas, and owned by Waco Bend Ranch Ltd., of Graham, Texas.
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First Winner of My Favorite Place to Ride Photo Contest

JessicaValin QHNPhoto by Jessica Valin Jessica Valin, of Lewiston, California, is our first winner in the Quarter Horse News/ My Favorite Place to Ride Photo Contest and won $150 in Omega Alpha - Equine products! We thought the photo was idyllic and enjoyed the description of the ride.


Horse/Earnings/YOB/Sex/Pedigree/Rider(s)/Owner(s)/Breeder(s) 1. WIMPYS LITTLE CHIC, $539,244(04M) (Wimpys Little Step x Collena Chic Olena) Shawn Flarida, $539,244; Arcese Quarter Horses, Weatherford, TX; Double Run Farm, Leland, NC 2. KR LIL CONQUISTADOR, $462,211(02G) (Conquistador Whiz x Smart Little Prize) Shawn Flarida, $387,753; Robin Schoeller, $59,981; Jeff Kirkbride, $13,093; Cheree Kirkbride, $1,384; Cheree Kirkbride, Ocala, FL; Cheree Kirkbride, […]

Simple Mobile Detection Plugin

Source: How to use: //Get the switch from the User State if this is a mobile device $mobile = JApplication::getUserState('cmobile.ismobile', false); if($mobile){ //It's a mobile device, get the paramaters $device = new JRegistry(JApplication::getUserState('cmobile.device')); $deviceName = $device->get('name'); if($deviceName == 'ipad'){ //This is an iPad } if($deviceName == 'iphone'){ //This is an iPhone } if($deviceName == […]


This statistical review reflects reining horse earnings from the 2014 season. This annual Quarter Horse News Equi-Stat Reining Horse Statistical Review contains information that was compiled, researched and tabulated by Equi-Stat, a division of Cowboy Publishing Group. Equi-Stat was formed in 1985 by Morris Communications Corp., parent company of Cowboy Publishing Group and Quarter Horse […]


Horse/Earnings/YOB/Sex/Pedigree/Rider(s), $/Owner/Breeder 1. WIMPY CHIC, $166,875(11S) (Wimpys Little Step x Chics Fancy Lady) Gabriel Diano, $166,875; Thales Bordignon, Rio Branco, BZ; The Right Ones, Gunter, TX 2. SHINE N SPOOK, $162,919(11S) (Smart Spook x Ebony Shines) Shawn Flarida, $162,919; Clark Reining Horses LLC, Catlettsburg, KY; Rosanne Sternberg, Aubrey, TX 3. ARC GUNNABEABIGSTAR, $158,226(11S) (Gunnatrashya x […]


Rider/Earnings/Location/Top Performers, $ 1. JORDAN LARSON, $400,759Whitesboro, TX – ARC Gunnabeabigstar, $146,738; Electric Snow, $63,834; High Roller Whiz, $62,301; Wimpys Lil Star, $20,131; Wimpys Littlecolonel, $17,125; HF Mobster, $15,639; Electric Cha Ching, $14,936; REF Magico, $14,750; Guns R For Shootin, $12,104; Wimpys Dolled Up, $9,550; Show Me The Buckles, $8,420; Steppin On Sparks, $5,980; Double […]