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One of the requirements issued for the NCHA Summer Spectacular has been lifted, the NCHA has learned. The show, which last year included Classic/Challenge Non-Pro Champions Cats Lightning Rey & Regan Plendl (pictured), is set for July 10-Aug. 1 in Fort Worth. • Photo by Video West Productions.

Change to Day-Hauling Rule at NCHA Summer Spectacular

One of the requirements for horses competing at the 2020 NCHA Metallic Cat Summer Spectacular has been lifted.
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Health Matters: Hidden Opportunities in the Current Times

A month ago, I could not have imagined the topic of this article. My inclination is to write about equine diseases that affect people in the horse industry, not the other way around. But, here we find ourselves dealing with a human health crisis that has had a profound effect within the horse industry. It […]
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Insights & Opinions: Unintended Consequences

The last thing you want is to read another commentary about the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 or the respiratory disease COIVD-19. But as a journalist, I would be remiss not to address it. The situation is fast-changing. What is true today may be vastly different from what is happening in the world by the time you […]
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Calgary Stampede Cancels Due to COVID-19

The Calgary Stampede -- one of the premier rodeos in the world -- will not be held this summer due to the coronavirus. The event included cutting and reined cow horse competitions.
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Frankly Speaking: A Silver Lining

By now, most, if not all, of you have felt the pains of hardship created by the novel coronavirus and COVID-19. I pray that this nasty virus has not affected any of you medically and this column finds you in good health. I know many of you are suffering the difficulties of complying with the restrictions […]