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Showing

World Champions Win at Congress

Reigning World Champion One Time Choice and three-time Non-Pro World Champion Joe Howard Williamson dominated their respective finals at the Mercuria NCHA World Series of Cutting at the All American Quarter Horse Congress on October 10.

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Spotlight

Nancy Keegan on Finding Excellence in Riding

The title of 2014 AQHA Amateur Champion was just awarded to Nancy Keegan of Los Angeles, California. It is an accomplishment that has come from a long journey of following a passion for horses and learning from them along the way.

Stacie Campuzano
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Editorial

Bonnie Sheren - Commitment Pays Off

Hard work, time, commitment, and energy, are key ingredients that turn dreams into goals and eventually into reality. Three years ago Select rider Bonnie Sheren was in a position in her life to put all those important ingredients together.

Stacie Campuzano
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Training

Fighting the Bit

Help your young horse learn to accept – and respond to – the bit. A horse’s mouth is an extremely sensitive structure. Treat it with respect, and the rewards of riding a truly responsive horse will be yours. Courtesy of America’s Horse Daily

Dr. Jim & Lynda McCall
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Health

Therapeutic Options

During summer Olympics, some of the world’s finest equine athletes compete in various equestrian events. These are some of the elite performance horses attended to by team veterinarians.

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Breeding

Quarter Horse History: The First 20

It is interesting to look back through the first 20 horses registered with AQHA – designated as foundation sires – and see which ones we remember and which have faded into relative obscurity. 

Courtesy of America’s Horse Daily, By Dr. Patrick McCue
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Showing

Miss Callie Cat Gets the Call

The cattle were tough, but Miss Callie Cat and Junie Wood were tougher. Miss Callie Cat and Tarin Rice drew last to work in the first set of the NCHA Derby Finals, on Saturday, August 2, and marked the winning score of 224 points.

Sally Harrison, Courtesy of NCHA
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Cover Story

SMART BOONS No Doubt About It . . .

No doubt about Smart Boons; he’s the ‘real deal’ from every angle. Make yourself a checklist of exactly what you want in a sire, and then start checking the boxes. Pedigree? Peptoboonsmal, out of a Smart Little Lena Mare. Check!

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Health

Applying Acupuncture to Lameness in the Horse

Veterinary acupuncture and acutherapy are considered valid modalities, but the potential for abuse exists. These techniques should be regarded as surgical and/or medical procedures under state veterinary practice acts.

Allen Schoen, Courtesy of AAEP
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