Junior Reined Cow Horse Stallions (2015)

To be considered a Junior Stallion, a stallion had to rank among the top 100 in his discipline, reined cow horse in this case, and had to have had five or fewer foal crops in the show pen. A stallion's first foal crop could not have arrived before 2007 and the sire could have had no offspring show earnings prior to 2014 – the year that initial crop would have turned 3 and started showing.

Keep reading to see the Top 10 Junior Reined Cow Horse Stallions.

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Horse Breeding Season Is Here!

In Texas, May marks the high point for breeding season, and I hope yours has gone well so far. Equine reproduction is one of the aspects of veterinary medicine where technology has played a major role in helping Mother Nature along, but even so, there can still be some ups and downs when getting mares in foal. If you are in the predicament of being more than halfway through the season with nothing more to show than an empty uterus and a stack of bills, this may be of some use.

Loose Horses Shot By Minnesota State Police

After two horses escaped through a down fence on a Minnesota woman’s property, they were shot by state police to avoid potential danger to motorists. The horses wandered to a nearby interstate, and after failed attempts to move them back to the owner’s land, the decision was made to euthanize them. CBS Minnesota has the […]

Horses Help Future Doctors Develop Bedside Manner

Rancher and neurosurgeon Allan Hamilton is bridging the gap between tomorrow’s doctors and quality bedside manner with the help of his horses. Read more about how Dr. Hamilton teaches his first-year students with this story from the Today Show.
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Bill Neel Dies At 84

 

billneel apha webLongtime American Paint Horse Association (APHA) member and Hall of Fame inductee Bill Neel of North Bend, Oregon—formerly of Central Point, Oregon, and Davis, California—died May 5 in Coos Bay, Oregon. He was 84.

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Mary Ann Rapp Tops $4 Million In Non-Pro Earnings

MaryAnnToyEngineMary Ann Rapp and Toy EngineMary Ann Rapp, Weatherford, Texas, recently became the first person to earn more than $4 million as a Non-Pro cutting rider.

Rapp headed into the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Super Stakes, held March 28-April 20 in Fort Worth, Texas, with non-pro earnings of $3,998,673, according to Equi-Stat. She topped the $4 million mark by picking up another $35,433 at the limited-age show in Will Rogers Coliseum.

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Broodmare Tops Griffin Dispersal At $240,000

kachinaoakolenaHighest-seller Kachina Oak OlenaAnticipation was high for the Griffin Quarter Horses Complete Dispersal Sale, held April 6 in Ardmore, Okla. Well-known in the reining horse industry, Griffin Quarter Horses has produced some of the world’s top reiners and has captured several world titles. The complete dispersal featured not only horses, but also the ranch, equipment and tack. A total of 79 horses passed through the sale ring. Total gross sales were $1,468,600 with an overall average of $18,590.

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Linda Pape Passes Away

LindaPape-nrhaLinda Pape in 1990After a short hospital stay, Linda Pape, 72, passed away on April 30 at the Hospice of Dayton. A celebration of life will be held at Stonewall Farm, Wilmington, Ohio from 5 to 8pm on Friday, May 10.