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Mo Metallic and Alberto Rodriguez Win 4-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur

The Brazos Bash wrapped up on Sunday, Sept. 30, in Weatherford, Texas, with several Amateur finals.  4-Year-Old Unlimited Amateur Mo Metallic and Alberto Rodriguez 14M (Metallic Cat x Mo Flo x Mr Peponita Flo) Owner: Jessica & Giovanni De Filippo, Miami, FL Breeder: Moncrief & Tennison, Fort Worth, TX Score: 219 Payout: $3,100         5/6-Year-Old […]
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Get Drunk N Trashy Celebrates Brazos Bash Futurity Non-Pro Win

The Brazos Bash Futurity Non-Pro finals gave Gunnatrashya’s Get Drunk N Trashy a reason to celebrate! The 3-year-old ridden by Ryan Rapp secured the Futurity Non-Pro and Limited Non-Pro titles with a pair of 216’s from the first and second go-rounds, earning a composite of 432 and check for $4,300.   The gelding also brought […]
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Tips for Hauling Your Horses

With futurity season in full swing, I thought I would talk to you about what I do when hauling horses long distances to shows. First and foremost, all of my trucks and trailers get full inspections before we take road trips. This includes checking all the bearings and tires on everything. We run heavy-duty tires […]
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Legendary Sire Dual Pep Dies at 33

Acclaimed cutting horse sire Dual Pep has passed away. The stallion was humanely euthanized Sept. 25, just two days after his daughter Tears From Heaven captured the Brazos Bash Futurity Open title less than 10 miles away from his longtime home at Alpha Equine.

AQHYA To Host Annual Youth Leadership Event

The American Quarter Horse Youth Association (AQHYA) is inviting young horse enthusiasts to the 2019 Bank of America Youth Excellence Seminar (YES). The event, scheduled for July 9-11, 2019, will be open to members and non-members.
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3 To Be Inducted Into UK Equine Research Hall of Fame

Scientists who have contributed to the understanding and treatment of EHV-1 neurologic syndrome, Rhodococcus equi, stallion fertility and many other conditions and diseases will be inducted into the University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Foundation’s UK Equine Research Hall of Fame.
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McQuay Stables Dispersal Sale

Scheduled for this Friday, Sept. 28, the McQuay Stables Dispersal Sale will be held in conjunction with the Legacy Reining Sales at Cardinal Hill Training Center in Aubrey, Texas. The liquidation will include weanlings, yearlings, 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds, broodmares in foal and stallions, including 2014 World Equestrian Games Team USA gold medalist and $150,368-earner Yellow Jersey […]