Ontario Equestrian Donates to Research at Equine Guelph

Ontario Equestrian presented a check for more than $28,000 to Equine Guelph for research as part of their new branding launch during the Ontario Equestrian (OE) Member Appreciation Party at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair on Nov. 7, 2017. Fulfilling the decision of the OE Board and their promise to members in 2016, $1.50 per […]

Our Website Evolution

This is Shella again, with Buffalo Ranch. I get the awesome opportunity to write this edition of the SDP blog. First, I would like to wish EVERYONE a very merry Christmas from all of us here at Buffalo Ranch. I read an article that said one human year equals at least four internet years. That’s […]
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Flarida Reaches New Heights

Shawn Flarida rewrote the record books when he became the first person to reach $6 million rider status in reining. The trainer, from Springfield, Ohio, reached the milestone at the 2017 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity.

Gunner Makes NRHA History Again

The bald-faced Paint stallion Colonels Smoking Gun (Gunner) has passed another milestone. On Tuesday, the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) announced the late stallion (Colonelfourfreckle x Katie Gun x John Gun) became only the second horse to reach NRHA Ten Million Dollar Sire status. His offspring boosted him to the honor at the 2017 NRHA […]

Center Ranch Wins Case Against IRS

A federal judge recently ruled in favor of Center Ranch in a tax case, declaring that the Centerville, Texas-based cattle, hay and cutting horse operation was a for-profit business in spite of monetary losses. Owned by Finis Welch, the 8,700-acre ranch is home to Equi-Stat Elite $2 Million Sire Woody Be Tuff, whose progeny include […]

In the Know: ELD Mandate

Several equine industry groups and associations are urging horsemen to speak out against an impending law they say could negatively impact transportation of horses and other livestock. Known as the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, the law limits the amount of time a commercial truck driver can drive, regulates on duty/off duty time and requires […]

In the Blood: Face The Attitude

The 2017 National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) Futurity and Adequan North American Affiliate Championship Show brought together all the top reining horses for the year. A highlight of this coming together was the Lucas Oil Futurity Level 4 Open finals, where Face The Attitude won with a score of 226.5 and earned $166,656. The win […]