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We Ask the Industry: Are there too Many Classes at Horse Shows?

Over the years, many breed organizations have added more and more divisions and classes to cater to specific levels of horses and riders. With these additional classes being added, it has led to later and later nights at horse shows. Some exhibitors have expressed that it has completely taken out the social part of getting […]

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Silver Lining: Too Sleepy for Candy’s Foals Claim Top Two Spots at APHA World Show

Sometimes it takes the darkest of times to appreciate the precious moments in life, and it is often said that after every storm, there is a rainbow. This has certainly been the case for longtime breeder and exhibitor, Susan Juroe, of Longmont, Colorado. Although Juroe has seen her share of ups and downs in both […]

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APHA World Championship Show Updates: All-Around Winners

Top exhibitors and Paint Horses were recognized for their achievements at the APHA World Championship Show, which took place September 20–October 1. Twelve all-around and high-point awards were presented to competitors who topped all others in their respective categories, taking home loads of prizes and bragging rights along with plenty of World Show memories. Click […]

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Insider Secrets on Buying and Selling Horses in Online Auctions

The majority of people now shop and buy frequently online. From items as small as a hoof pick to as large as a luxury motor home, the horse industry has joined the Internet marketing world. In 2009 when Mike and Stephanie Jennings first started floating the idea of Internet horse auctions, many of their customers […]

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Follow Up: Do you Like that the APHA World Show Has Been Moved to September?

This year is the first time that the APHA Fall World Show has been moved to September. GoHorseShow asked exhibitors, breeders, and trainers whether they like these new dates. According to APHA, this decision was made based on “feedback from APHA exhibitors and thorough market analysis.” We had a wide variety of opinions from people […]

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10 Steps to Self-Care in the Horse Show World

Self-awareness is the first step to self-care. To make decisions that are best for ourselves and our horses, we have to be able to recognize what is good and bad for us on an individual basis. If we don’t take care of ourselves, we can’t function at the top of our game (mentally and physically). […]

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Five Things You Should Drop at a Horse Show…Right Now

If you are regularly on social media, you know it doesn’t take longer than five minutes before something comes across your feed about things you should or should not be doing to make your life better. Chances are you’ve even seen one (or more) versions of “How to Avoid a Narcissist,” “Ten People Who Are […]

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APHA World Show Exhibitor, Carlee Christian, says ‘Yes’ to Wedding Proposal

From a world title to a wedding proposal, September 20 was a big day for Carlee Christian of Azle, Texas. First, she won a reserve world championship in Novice Amateur Working Hunter with Real Me In at the 2017 APHA World Championship Show. Then, during the Novice Amateur Hunter Hack awards ceremony, Carlee’s longtime boyfriend, […]

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GoSmart with Charlie Cole & Beth Case: The Quick Fix to Bad Habits in the Hunter Under Saddle Pen

GoHorseShow, in partnership with SmartPak, is pleased to continue our highly popular GoSmart column featuring in this installment, Charlie Cole and Beth Case of Highpoint Performance Horses. Team SmartPak riders, Charlie Cole and Beth Case have achieved success beyond compare. Highpoint Performance Horses has trained over 100 World Champions and 200 All-American Quarter Horse Congress Champions. These […]

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