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Capital Quarter Horses Sets the Bar High Going into the World Show

Capital Quarter Horses is just off a great Congress with several wins and significant momentum heading into the AQHA World Show. In Ohio, Hillary won the prestigious Non-Pro Open Maturity with Momma Knows Best (Myrtle), and the 22-year-old Texas native was the Reserve Champion in the Three-Year-Old Open Non-Pro Western Pleasure with Johnnie On The […]

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From Congress to World Show: Champions Reveal Their Secrets to Handling Back-to-Back Shows

Training is all about timing. For world-class athletes, life revolves around a rigorous schedule of practices, workouts, meals and the all-important and relished off-days and rest periods. There’s a reason the NFL’s Super Bowl is not followed the next week by something that might be called the More Super Super Bowl – those players have […]

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VS Code Red and VS Flatline to Stand at Royal Vista Ranches, LLC

The Glover Galyean Partnership announces that World and Congress Champion Sires, VS Code Red and VS Flatline, will stand the 2018 breeding season at Royal Vista Ranches, LLC in Wayne, Oklahoma. Both 5X Congress Champion and World Champion sons of the legendary Vital Signs Are Good, VS Code Red, sired by Blazing Hot, and VS […]

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We Ask Exhibitors: Quick Tips on Showing at the AQHA World Show

The AQHA World Show is already upon us even though many exhibitors and trainers have just finished showing at the month-long marathon known as the Quarter Horse Congress. However, there is no rest for the weary when it comes to the short downtime between the Congress and the AQHA World Show. The intensity and pace […]

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Warm-Up Pen Etiquette

With the Lucas Oil AQHA World Championship Show upon us, now is the time to brush-up on horse-showing warm-up pen etiquette. I like to prepare for a show weeks in advance. I usually pull my horse’s mane at least two weeks ahead of time. I clip his socks around the same time. I start packing […]

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Lessons Learned from “Sitting with the Winners”


You may recognize this quote from a meme that circulated throughout social media recently: “Sit with the winners, the conversation is different.” Applicable to most situations, why is it that so many horse enthusiasts were sharing it like juicy gossip at the office water cooler? Likely because it struck a certain chord that rang true […]

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Leading Hunt Seat Sire, These Irons Are Hot, Passes

With great sadness, Seaside Farm LP, announces the euthanasia of These Irons Are Hot due to neurological complications. Dexter was found down in his stall, and, even with aggressive treatment from the attending veterinarian and staff of Gumz Farms, they were forced with the decision to end his life in as peaceful and dignified a manner […]

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2017 Congress All-Around Winners Announced

GoHorseShow would like to congratulate the all-around winners from the 51st All-American Quarter Horse Congress. We talked to three of the winners including owner, Rebekah Kazakevicious whose horse, Not Just Anyhoo (Horton) won the Open All-Around. Horton was the Congress Champion in the Junior Hunter Hack with Ryan Painter, Junior Hunter Under Saddle with Rebekah, […]

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