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Ten Things Often Taken for Granted when Showing Horses

Showing horses is a privilege. Often, exhibitors forget how lucky they are to be able to show horses. We have a career as an equestrian because of our love for horses and competition. If we didn’t love it, we probably wouldn’t do it. It’s too expensive and too much work to treat it as a […]

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Botched Births: Addressing Common Foaling Problems

You have prepped your beloved mare, spent hours researching bloodline crosses, booked the stallion, created the embryo and waited for about 320 days. The anticipation is a combination of excitement and anxiety. Will it be a filly or a colt? Will it be bay or sorrel? Will it be plain or have chrome? And you […]

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A Premo Career for PF Premo

When PF Premo retired from the show ring at the 2016 AQHA World Championship Show in November, it brought an end to an extraordinary show career for the five-year-old AQHA chestnut stallion. Now, his trainer and owners look forward to the next chapter in the stallion’s life as a breeding horse. “We are very excited […]

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Showing Off: See How the Industry’s Top Competitors Display their Trophies

Have you ever wondered what happens to the trophies, globes, medallions and ribbons after the exhibitor leaves the arena? From handmade do-it-yourself projects to large trophy rooms full of awards, exhibitors are always coming up with beautiful new ways to display their prized earnings. Working hard to win the award is the toughest part, but […]

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Motivate Yourself: Ten Sure Signs of Authenticity in the Horse World

We love giving our readers positive and motivational thoughts to start their day. And one of the most positive things a person can do for themselves and toward others is to be authentic. Being authentic will not only help you in the show pen, but it will make you a better person overall, both in […]

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Fossil Gate Farms Presents 2017 Stallion Lineup

If you are looking to breed your halter mare to a top halter stallion this year, look no further. Fossil Gate Farms has eight outstanding breeding stallions where you can easily find the perfect cross for your mare. The eight horses include the newly purchased, Very Cool, as well as Execute, Grandslam Touchdown, Image of Kid, […]

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Fossil Gate Farms Purchases Leading Halter Sire, Very Cool

We would like to congratulate Fossil Gate Farms on the purchase of leading halter sire, Very Cool from Scott and Kelly Trahan of Milan Quarter Horses. The 2008 sorrel stallion is by multiple World Champion producer, Te Coolest and out of the Congress Champion mare, Very Sexy. Very Cool is a two-time World Champion and […]

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February Stallion Issue of GoMag Online Now

We are pleased to present, for your viewing pleasure, the largest stallion issue of GoMag to date.  The February 2017 issue of GoMag is chock-full of not only the industry’s leading stallions and breeders, it is filled with the best exhibitors and product and service providers in the horse business. It’s no surprise as savvy […]

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A Judge’s Perspective: Eight Tips for Making the Best Impression in Halter

Multi-carded judge and trainer, Mark Sheridan of Cave Creek, Arizona shares his expertise on the best way to present your horse in the halter pen. The addition of performance halter and versatility ranch classes have led to an increase in new exhibitors showing in halter. With new people showing in this class, I have compiled a […]

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Mind Your Manners: Addressing Bad Behavior in Halter Horses

Prepping for show season means thinking about how to achieve picture perfect presentation when you step into the ring. Here, GoHalter provides some expert advice for putting a halt to bad manners. Halter horses often get a bad rap as far as manners go, and we’ve all seen at least one halter horse spinning around […]

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