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Heritage Days Classic Show Gears Up for May

The Heritage Days Classic cow horse show is poised to join the ranks as one of the first Western performance horse events to occur in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2020 Heritage Days Classic will be held at the Circle T Arena in Hamilton, Texas, from May 28, 2020 to May 31, 2020. […]
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Glenn Blodgett, Dual Rey To Lead AQHA Hall Classes in 2021

Dr. Glenn Blodgett and Dual Rey, the Equi-Stat Elite $46 Million Sire, will lead a cast of inductees into the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) Hall of Fame in 2021. Dr. Blodgett received his bachelor’s degree in animal science from Oklahoma State University and earned his degree in veterinary medicine from Texas A&M University and has since […]

AAEP Updates Vaccination Guidelines

The Infectious Disease Committee of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) has issued revised guidelines for the administration of selected core and risk-based vaccines to horses. The recommendations are based on the age of the horse and its previous vaccination history and are meant to serve as a reference for veterinarians. Reviewed guidelines include […]
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APHA Chrome Cash Expands to NRCHA

The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) Chrome Cash has expanded to include events within the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA). According to the APHA, the incentive is a $2,000 added class-within-a-class structure that will take place at the NRCHA Derby and NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity “To be eligible, exhibitors must enter an Open, Non […]
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Will Rogers Memorial Center a Shrine to Love and Friendship

Progress being what it is, a new arena was a long overdue need for a city of Fort Worth growing out of its blue jeans. Fortunately for the Western performance horse industry, its major events stayed at the venerable Will Rogers Coliseum or a surrounding building on the sacred grounds. The Will Rogers Memorial Center […]
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Part II: Two of a Kind — Will Rogers and his Horses

Over the last 100 years, there really is no equal to Will Rogers when you calculate the sum of his parts as a stage and film actor, vaudeville performer, humorist and social commentator.  “I have a lot of big ideas,” Will said in 1930, five years before his death in a plane crash in Alaska, […]
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Two of a Kind: Will Rogers and His Horses

Over the last 100 years, there really is no equal to Will Rogers when you calculate the sum of his parts as a stage and film actor, vaudeville performer, humorist and social commentator.  “I have a lot of big ideas,” Will said in 1930, five years before his death in a plane crash in Alaska, […]