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Loping Hackamore

DMTHackThe Dennis Moreland Tack HV41 Soft 4 Plait Loping Hackamore has a noseband made of tan 5/16 inch nylon solid braid rope. At 5 inches in width between the cheeks this hackamore is 10 inches in length from top to bottom. I can make additional sizes but you will need to call to order: 817-312-5305.

QHN Renews Partnership With NRHA

Cowboy Publishing Group (CPG), parent company of industry leading equine publication Quarter Horse News, recently announced the renewal of an ongoing and successful corporate partnership with the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) located in Oklahoma City. The two entities formed their first formal partnership in 2002 with the dual goal of reaching new audiences and contributing to growth in the sport of reining through advanced marketing and communication opportunities.

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Cornbread Thinks: Things To Know

JBankston14Cornbread (aka Jimmy Bankston)Look at a horse’s eye first, then his feet. Never look a horse in the eye when loading him. Danny Motes was a trick rider. The meanest horse in a bunch is the fat one. Matt Budge loves to fish. Tie a horse higher than its nose. Mary Bradford is from Montana. Dusty Adams and Casey Green are good welders. When in doubt, stop and back ’em up. Mary Ann Rapp was driving cow trucks by 15. Horses are not pets.

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NRHA Hall of Famer Bob Anthony Dies

BAnthonyBob AnthonyOn June 29th, the reining community was saddened to hear of the passing of National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Hall of Famer Bob Anthony, of Tallahassee, Fla. According to his wife, Jean, after a weeklong hospital stay, Anthony died peacefully while in hospice. His daughter Sharon was at his side.

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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/Horsecity.com 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.

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Goodbye to Mark Thompson

MThompsonMark ThompsonQuarter Horse News (QHN) lost an important member of its team when Cutting Editor Mark Thompson, 52, passed away from natural causes on June 23. Thompson, the grandson of National Reining Horse Association Hall of Famer Clayton Woosley, worked for the publication for 14 years, as a freelance writer and fulltime employee.

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Not Ruf At All & Jason Vanlandingham Win Again

JVanNotRufAAJason Vanlandingham & Not Ruf At All • Photo by Kelsey PecsekThe National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby concluded Saturday, June 28, with the $428,000-added Open finals at the Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. This year’s Derby finals were the richest ever, paying out approximately $961,000. At the end of the event, Not Ruf At All and Jason Vanlandingham were victorious in the Open.

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Thompson & Jordan Split NRHA Derby Non-Pro Victory

RThompson14Ron ThompsonThe 2014 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Derby featured the finals in Non-Pro competition on June 27: the $78,000-added Level 4, $60,000-added Level 3; $32,500-added Level 2, $15,000-added Level 1 and $5,000-added Prime Time divisions. Out of the original 217 horses and 650 entries, the top 56 horse-and-rider teams qualified to compete in the finals at Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City. This year’s Derby finals were the richest ever, paying approximately $322,000 to owners and nominators.