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In Honor of Mother’s Day: Seven Types of Moms You’ll Meet at Horse Shows

Let’s hear it for the horse show moms! It takes someone strong to make a strong competitor and we all know that horse show moms are some of the toughest people around. They are the late night, early morning warriors who inspire and support us from our first rides to our victory laps. As far as […]

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Hats Off To You: 2017 Hat Trends with Shorty

During the 2017 AQHA Nutrena East Level One Championships in Raleigh, North Carolina, GoHorseShow was given the opportunity to speak with Shorty Koger, owner of Shorty’s Caboy Hattery. Shorty gave us the inside scoop on the most popular and current western cowboy hat trends. These one-of-a-kind cowboy hats are being seen in various show arenas all over […]

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We Ask The Experts: The Art of Longe Line

Longe line has become a popular event among both amateurs and professionals over recent years as it allows a place to showcase and market yearlings in the show pen as future riding prospects. It also doesn’t hurt that many longe line classes are futurities, so the chance to earn a paycheck is enticing. GoHorseShow spoke […]

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The Consignment Route: Tips on Putting Together a Winning Outfit on a Budget

Finding the perfect show outfit can be difficult, especially if you are on a budget. As many exhibitors know, the horse show industry can be challenging when it comes to being budget friendly. Purchasing gorgeous and unique showpieces without spending thousands of dollars seems impossible, but it can be done. Consignment stores offer gently used, […]

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They May As Well Be Neon: Five Obvious Signs an Exhibitor is Off Their Game

It doesn’t take flashing neon lights to communicate to a judge you didn’t bring your A-game. In fact, there are a few things that will turn the judge’s head…away! In this, the final installment of a two-part series, three AQHA judges share the tell-tale signs they notice when an exhibitor lacks the polish to win the […]

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The Rock Candids & Rundown from Lucky 7 Classic

The Lucky 7 Classic Horse Show was recently held May 3-7 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The show is growing every year due to great show management, fabulous prizes and lots of points up for grabs. This show is one of the top shows in the industry every year and this year was no different. The classes were […]

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Bonnie Sheren Adds More Horsepower by Purchasing More Radical from Kathy Tobin

GoHorseShow is excited to report that Select Amateur, Bonnie Sheren of Studio City, California has added another great horse to her lineup. Last year, she purchased Heza Radical Zip from Susie Johns. Recently, Sheren purchased More Radical (Rodney) from Kathy Tobin. Tobin and Johns are sisters while Rodney and Troy are by Radical Rodder. “I […]

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Bella D’Onofrio’s Final Picture of the Day from AQHA Level 1 East Championships

For my final picture of the day, I would like to feature the voice of Level One Championships East, Darren Moore. He is an announcer from Texas. I love his unique approach to every Champion’s announcement. He truly makes an effort to make you feel like the most special person in the world while receiving […]

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Harris Leather and Silverworks Leads Branding Lecture

The Harris family of Harris Leather and Silverworks presented a short lecture on branding to an over-capacity crowd during the Yadkin Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Business Before Hours Breakfast. Several people stood in the hall listening, so as to not pass fire capacity limits in the meeting room, as Phil Harris introduced those assembled to […]

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The Rock Candids & Go To Place for AQHA Level 1 East Championships

The AQHA Level 1 East Championships just got underway on Tuesday, May 2nd and is running through the 7th in Raleigh, North Carolina. Rookie and Level 1 are the two levels of AQHA competition designed for beginner to minimally accomplished competitors, respectively. The Level 1 Championships were designed to celebrate the accomplishments of these riders […]

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