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Sugar Bars Legacy 20th Anniversary Horse Sale

Sugar Bars Legacy 20th Anniversary Horse Sale Sept. 18, 2022 Sheridan County Fairgrounds, Sheridan, WY 41 weanling colts avg. $3,026 10 Yearlings avg. $4225 4 Broodmares avg. $6,200 21 Saddle Horses avg. $12,743. Top weanling

Congress Super Sale – A Last Chance to Enter

“The last chance to enter ends on September 15th to be included in the catalog for the 56th Annual CONGRESS SUPER SALE. This is a live auction to be held on October 15th at the

Equine Water Treadmill Exercise

Water treadmill exercise has many potential benefits when integrated into a training or rehabilitation programme, including an increase in range of movement of lower limbs, increased lumbar flexion, decreased impact shock, and an opportunity to

Rodent Control in the Barn: Roll Up the Welcome Mat!

If all rodents were like Stuart Little, the charming and chatty fictional mouse in E.B. White’s classic children’s novel, we’d have a totally different view of these creatures. Unfortunately, they are not. One thing they

Golden Memories: The 2022 PCQHYA Youth World Team

Imagine a giant action-packed retro-themed fiftieth birthday party. Now imagine that this party lasts eleven days and is attended by hundreds of people from across the globe. The exclusive epic celebration is full of activities

AquaPacer Utilized in Rehab Comeback from Spiral Fracture

Unbridled Equine, a rehab and performance training facility in Batavia, Illinois, utilizes aquatic therapy, with Hudson’s AquaPacer Plus underwater treadmill, in the treatment of various injuries. Recently, owners Kate Wallace and Katie Hawkins used the

Therapy & Rehab

Soft-Ride Boots Soft-Ride’s Comfort Boots and gels, Ice Spa and SoftRider can be used on healthy horses and those suffering from laminitis or other foot/hoof issues. Horse owners use Soft-Ride Comfort Boots as part of

Empty Halter

I have been involved with horses going on 21 years. When I say involved, I mean that they have been a hobby, lifestyle, passion and now a chosen career. Granted, I had my career picked

Capturing Beauty with Gina Maekawa

Gina Maekawa melds her passion for horses and photography to produce incredible portraits. Gina Maekawa is an avid competitor that has turned her passion for horses into a side hustle capturing beautiful memories for fellow

Taking The Guesswork Out Of Equine Lameness Detection

Lameness is the most common ailment that horses suffer. In fact, lameness is estimated to cost U.S. horse owners more than $1 billion every year. Lameness can be described as an abnormal walk, usually noted

Congress Super Sale – Still Accepting Entries

“Entries are still being accepted for the 56th Annual CONGRESS SUPER SALE. This is a live auction to be held on October 15th at the 2022 All American Quarter Horse Congress in Columbus, Ohio.  Enter

$10,000 Added Sale Incentive for Congress Ranch Horse Sale

$10,000 has been added by the Ohio Quarter Horse Association as a Sale Incentive purse in the 2023 Congress Ranch Riding Futurity for 2-year-old horses offered in the 2022 Congress Ranch Horse Sale.  Entries are

No on expanding Alameda County Ordinance 5​.​08

The following correspondence has been sent to the Alameda County Board of Supervisors on behalf of the LSRA, urging a “NO” vote on the expansion of Alameda County Ordinance 5.08. Support the message by signing

Live the Legacy

Ranch horses’ can-do attitudes gives them the versatility to go any direction in or out of the arena. The Legacy Ranch Horse Sale, being held September 17 in Prescott, Arizona, will offer at auction some

Tara and Drew Hayes

Through adversity Tara and Drew have created exciting new beginnings. Walking around the west coast circuits this year you may have seen a few smiling new faces. While these faces may be new to the

Exhibitors Hit The Jackpot in Las Vegas At The EMO Celebration

Remember those back-to-school assignments that asked what you did on your summer vacation? If you wrote that you got to ride your horse every day in a casino, hung out with a few dozen of

Commit to a Healthy Gut

Your horse’s stomach plays a critical role in digestion, but the impacts of gastric health don’t stop at feed utilization. An unhealthy stomach can cause wide-ranging impacts from weight loss to poor performance and irritability.

Chewing the Fat

Obesity is a common horse-health problem. It has been an accepted truth for decades: American people are overweight. And while we were sitting around eating potato chips, the phenomenon spread to our horses. One of

SCRCHA Grant Berg Memorial

Our July Southern California Reined Cowhorse Association show was held at California Ranch Company in Temecula. We added an extra day, due to the cancellation of our March show. The Equine Herpes Virus shut down

The Pre-Purchase Examination

What is a pre-purchase examination? At its core, it is an examination to determine the current health status of a horse being considered for purchase. The controversy and problems, up to and including litigation, stem

Health & NUTRITION

Harlan Feed • • • • Harlan Feed, a Northern California based supplier of premium feed. Here at Harlan Feed, we take pride in producing, manufacturing, and supplying our customers with a consistent product from

Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity Returns Into Reno September 14-18, 2022; Reno Snaffle Bit Sale Featured September 17

The Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity, presented by Scooter Kat, will return to Reno, Nev. for the sixth annual futurity and horse show Sept. 14-18, 2022 at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center. Continuing the tradition of

2022 Cascades Cutting Horse Futurity

Have you ever sat in your living room watching Yellowstone and the Dutton Ranch hands working horses, wishing that you could watch these cowboys and cowgirls work their magic LIVE? If the answer is yes,

League of Legends Catalog is now online!

Our Beautiful 2022 Catalog Is Now Online ⬇⬇ Turner Performance Horses | League of Legends Catalog ⬆ ⬆Click Here To View Our Amazing Legends ⬆ ⬆ League of Legends is proud to provide 67 of

PCQHA July 2022 President’s Message

The EMO Celebration AQHA show, June 30-July 10, at the South Point Equestrian Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, is in full swing as I write this message. The turnout is huge and the excitement is

The California Championship Quarter Horse Show

The California Championship Quarter Horse Show returns September 1-4, 2022 to the renowned Paso Robles Event Center We are excited to announce that the 2022 California Championship show will be held in the historic horse

Training Champions In and Out of the Arena

Justin and Jenn Wheeler bring horsemanship and sportsmanship back to the barn Justin and Jenn Wheeler have horsemanship at the forefront of their minds when it comes to their training philosophy. They are willing to

How to Choose the Right Horse Halter

There’s hardly a piece of equipment more essential to having a horse than a halter. Halters can offer a fashion statement, identify your horse in an emergency, be a valuable training tool, prevent dangerous situations

Cleaning Tack: Best Practices for Looking Good and Staying Safe

Quality leather tack can be a significant investment, but given the right care, it can be used for many years. A well-made and well-cared-for saddle can last a lifetime. Just what does it take to

PCQHYA July 2022 President’s Message

Hello PCQHA! I am delighted to once again serve you all as the 2022 PCQHYA President and I am honored to be collaborating with an incredible group of PCQHYA Officers and Directors this year! As