A horse shies from a Yellowstone banner during the Open Hackamore finals. Officials from the show pledged to pay each horse a winning paycheck due to the distraction. • QHN Photo

Yellowstone Banner an Open Hackamore Windfall

There was good news and bad news for competitors in the Open Hackamore finals at the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Snaffle Bit Futurity.

NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity

Oct. 9-24        Fort Worth, TX NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity, presented by Metallic Cat & NRCHA Hackamore Classic, $725,500 Added,


Fort Worth, TX – Oct. 4-19, 2019 832 Entries – $652,600 Added – $1,498,336.16 Total Purse Horse / Rider / Owner / Score / Finals $ / Total $ Horse / Rider / Owner / Score / Finals $ / Total $ FUTURITY OPEN – 274 E. – $358,940 Add. – $843,099.91 TP 1) HERE […]
Jared Jones and PRF Peptos Smart Cat.

‘Special’ PRF Peptos Smart Cat Pulls Snaffle Bit Double Duty

As Here Comes The Boon was working his way to the pinnacle of achievement at the National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity® last week, another red roan stallion was also generating his share of intrigue. PRF Peptos Smart Cat was working his tail off in both Non-Pro and Open divisions and doing it well. “Not very […]
Lance Johnston and Here Comes The Boon in cow work at the Snaffle Bit Futurity.

Here Comes The Boon Is Just That As Snaffle Bit’s Top Dog

How long did it take owner Brent Steward and trainer and rider Lance Johnston to realize they had something special in 2016 stallion Here Comes The Boon, the newly crowned Open champion of the National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity®, presented by Metallic Cat? Not long. “It was actually right here at the […]