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For the team, this derby championship had a special place in Abby's heart. Phillips and Purdy Talker have been a dynamic duo since the mare's 2-year-old year leading into their $20,000 Non-Pro Co-Reserve Championship at the 2022 NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity. After some tough luck at the Teton Ridge Stallion Stakes, Phillips looked forward to showcasing their style and talent at the Derby.
Sometimes a special horse just has a way of working her way into your heart.
Abbie Phillips is now the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity Non-Pro Champion.
No one was happier than Abbie Phillips about her victory in the DT Horses Western Derby Non-Pro, but she wasn't excited for herself. It was for her horse, CR Tuff Guns N Roses
If the past few months are any indication, CR Tuff Guns N Roses, aka, “Axl,” loves the stage every bit as much as his hard rock namesake. For the second […]
Abbie Phillips and CR Tuff Guns N Roses put on a show this week at the Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity.
When Bart Holowath and Smart Lookin Nurse rode to the top of the herd and rein works in the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Cow Horse Classic Derby, it […]