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A new internship funded by the American Quarter Horse Foundation is designed for students interested in raising horses and/or cattle. • Photo by Megan Parks.

Internship Program Created For Students Interested in Horses & Ranching

The American Quarter Horse Foundation (AQHF) is raising money for a ranching internship program for college students interested in careers in horses and/or cattle.

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.
horse chasing a cow

Joey Varnadore Squeaks Out NYCHA Senior Youth World Finals Show Win

The conversation in the alleyway prior to introductions for the Senior Youth World Finals focused on points. With just two points separating Joey Varnadore from powerhouse rider Cade Shepard, the two teens speculated on who might come out the winner. Little did they know what the night would hold.
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How to Fit a Cavesson

cavessonCavessons, (also known as mouth shutters or nosebands) are commonly used in both the Western and English worlds. This piece of equipment was developed in ancient times it’s thought, by riders who needed more handling ability over their horses. It is worn under the western bridle and is often incorporated into English bridles.