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Kids Raise Money For Injured Cutter

All day long, 8-year-old Clara Ashlock was at her post behind a small table while a steady stream of people filtered through the main concourse of the Augusta Futurity. The young Texan was there for a good cause, and she was dedicated to her mission.
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Fear the Fungi

Inflammatory Airway Disease (IAD) affects huge numbers of horses and often goes undetected while impacting their performance.
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Leggings, Batwings, Woolies and Chinks: The History of Chaps – Part Two

Whether you call them chaps, leggings, bat wings, woolies, or chinks, the different styles of leather leg coverings are an important part of a cowboy’s gear. Derived from the Spanish chaparreras, they protect a rider’s legs from brush, thorns and the elements. Dennis Moreland of Dennis Moreland Tack says different leathers cut in various styles […]
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NCHA Offering New Judges Clinic

The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) is accepting applications for a clinic for new judges to be held before the Super Stakes. Applications are due next month.
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Momma Deafness

My brother Scott … he was a hoot, I tell ya. The kid lived in trouble. My poor parents raising a kid like Scott, ha! It sure makes me chuckle now. He was three and half years older than I, my closest sibling. I recall his teenage years, my dad asking in utter frustration to […]
Corey Cushing roping a steer at World Greatest

Cushing’s Top Choices

A $2 million reined cow horse rider, Corey Cushing commented on some of his favorite horses that have carried him to the pay window throughout his career. He’s a two-time National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity Open champion and a winner of the World’s Greatest Horseman. Now, Corey Cushing has become one […]