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Live and Online Auctions to Help Benny Guitron

bennyguitronBenny GuitronFriends of Benny Guitron have organized an auction to help with his out-of-pocket medical costs. Now through Jan. 24, bidders may view the auction online at www.32auctions.com/bennyguitron. The online portion of the auction will close prior to the live event, hosted at the Arizona Sun Circuit in Scottsdale, Ariz., Jan. 25-Feb. 1.

Items will be located in the North Concourse at WestWorld for the duration of the show. A phone line will be set-up for those not at the show to bid. Live auction and cocktail party will be held Feb. 1 at 4:00 p.m. in a location to be announced later.

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NRCHA Announces New Events & Divisions

cutter-mclaughlinAs an under-13 rider, Cutter McLaughlin will automatically be cross-entered in the new 13 & Under youth division when he signs up to compete in the Youth Limited class in 2014. Primo Morales photo.In an effort to build relationships with other clubs and associations, the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Board of Directors has given the green light to a new "Introductory Event" NRCHA approval category in 2014. 

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Smart Little Pepinic Becomes NRCHA Million-Dollar Sire

SmartLittlePepinic JWardSmart Little Pepinic and John Ward • Photo by Primo MoralesSmart Little Pepinic has become the National Reined Cow Horse Association's (NRCHA) newest Million-Dollar Sire. The 1993 stallion became a part of the iconic reined cow horse breeding program at the Ward Ranch in Kingsburg, Calif., when ranch founder Greg Ward purchased him as a 2-year-old. John Ward piloted him to the majority of his Equi-Statearnings, totaling $87,762, both in National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) and NRCHA arenas.

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NRCHA Celebration of Champions Comes To Fort Worth

OlenaOak REmmons2011 & 2012 World's Greatest Horseman Champions Olena Oak and Ron Emmons; Photo by PrimoThe National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) is pleased to announce that its first premier event of 2014, the Celebration of Champions, will be held at the world-class Will Rogers Equestrian Center in Fort Worth, Texas, February 14-22.
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2013 NRCHA Hackamore Classic Entry Fees Reduced

MomsSilveradoCat Crawford OpHackClassicCH2012 NRCHA Hackamore Classic Champion Moms Silverado Cat and Todd Crawford.The National Reined Cow Horse Board of Directors has announced a reduction in entry fees for several divisions at the upcoming NRCHA Hackamore Classic May 1-5, in Pueblo, Colo. The Board approved the proposal at its Feb. 22 regular meeting in Pilot Point, Texas.

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Master Remedy dies at age 33

masterremedy gregwardGreg Ward & Master RemedyReined cow horse sire Master Remedy (Doc's Remedy x Wininic x Sugar Vandy), bred and owned by Ward Ranch, Kingsburg, Calif., died Feb. 14 of age-related natural causes. He was 33.

The 1980 stallion was one of only four horses to sire three National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity Open Champions – Master Checks, Otoe Master and Masteroani. The other three stallions to accomplish the task were King Fritz, Nu Cash and Smart Chic Olena.