NCHA Convention Agendas Online

The National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Convention will be held June 21-23 in Fort Worth, Texas. Committee meeting agendas can be found online. Register by June 17 to receive the Early Convention Rate of $50. After June 17, registration will be $75. A registration form and hotel information can be found here.

Channel Your Energy

[caption id="attachment_34957" align="alignleft" width="150"]Anna Mitchell[/caption]Do you feel like you are stretched a bit thin these days? Maybe like you are being pulled in too many directions at once? Life can get crazy sometimes and can leave us feeling overworked and unfulfilled.

Common Knowledge?

In another life, I would have been a veterinarian. Ever since I was a horse-crazy little girl, I wanted to be a vet. It was a dream I kept through middle school, through high school and into my college years.

Redbud Reining Classes Back On

UPDATE: The Oklahoma Quarter Horse Association is moving forward with the reining classes at the Redbud Spectacular. On Sunday, the OQHA Facebook page stated: “OQHA is excited to announce that this afternoon the Fire Marshall and the Safety Management Team of Oklahoma City evaluated the OKC Fairgrounds will be releasing it to be safe to […]

Memorial Services Set For Pat Earnheart

Memorial arrangements have been set for accomplished cutting horse trainer and aged event producer Pat Earnheart, 65, Hernando, Miss., who passed away Tuesday, May 28, following a long illness. Visitation has been set for Sunday, June 2, from 5-8 p.m. at Hernando Funeral Home. Services will take place Monday, June 3, at 11 a.m. at […]

Australian Futurity Show Information

Now in its 40th year, the Australian Futurity has been a feature of the equine calendar since 1973 and quickly became the pinnacle of cutting in Australia. This iconic cutting horse event is steeped in Australian history and tradition, both of which have been preserved while the event has grown to be the largest indoor […]

1,000 Emaciated Cattle Found On NM Ranch

An estimated 1,000 cattle on a drought-stricken ranch near Fort Sumner have become so emaciated that their owner has been charged with 25 counts of cruelty to animals and state officials are considering seizing the herd. Read the original story at The Albuquerque Journal. Over the past week, officials have stepped in to confiscate and […]

EQStable App Connects Horse People

HealthHorse owners can track and share rides with friends, get the latest equine news and log vaccinations, deworming and dental exams with the EQStable™ app, by Zoetis.

“The EQStable app was developed by horse owners, for horse owners. The Zoetis Equine Team is excited to share this tool that allows you to create a virtual stable on your phone, making it easy to manage your horse’s health care while being fun at the same time,” said Kate Russo, marketing manager, U.S. Cattle and Equine Marketing, Zoetis. “Plus, with EQStable, you can track and share your favorite rides and stay up to date with the latest equine news from”


Palm Beach Horse Park Proposal Includes “Western Flair”

PalmBeachHorseParkBob Basehart, Jack Van Dell, Barbara P. Richardson, Commissioner Adam H. Putnam, Marrell Jerkins and Alexander Van DellAdam H. Putnam, Commissioner of Agriculture for the State of Florida, visited Wellington, Fla., on Tuesday, May 21, to meet with the Palm Beach Horse Park development team to discuss plans for the proposed equestrian facility.

The development team presented the current plans and ideas for the Horse Park, designed to be an addition to Wellington's thriving equestrian scene. The Horse Park would provide a year-round home for Quarter Horses and Western riding, adding a Western flair to the top-notch equestrian offerings in Wellington.