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Meet 2017-2019 AQHA Team Wrangler

As a joint effort between Wrangler and the American Quarter Horse Association, Team Wrangler promotes educational outreach for the horse industry. The 2017-2019 team is as versatile as the American Quarter Horse, comprising top AQHA Professional Horsemen, from across the disciplines – from halter to all-around and roping to racing. Team Wrangler members will promote […]

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2018 Oklahoma Quarter Horse Hall of Fame Inductees

Bethany, OK – The Oklahoma Quarter Horse Hall of Fame was created in 2005 to recognize outstanding individuals, horses, ranches or businesses, whose contributions involving the American Quarter Horse significantly impacted the great state of Oklahoma’s equine industry. This event is dependent on the generosity of donors who acknowledge those contributions with financial support. The […]

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Reisinger Farms Looking for Breeding and Herd Manager

Reisinger Farms, located in Eldora, Iowa, is currently looking to add to their team. The facility currently stands five stallions and has 25 mares. This individual will be responsible for the breeding, as well as managing the mares and foals. Previous equine experience important. Training will be provided. Please call Greg Reisinger at 515-520-0151or Mark […]

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First Payment Due Dec. 31 for AQHA World Show Halter Pilot Program

New this year, AQHA is offering a third way for amateur, Select and open exhibitors to qualify their halter horses for AQHA world championship shows*. The three qualifying methods now include: 1. Qualify by earning the required number of points, 2. Compete at a designated number of shows during the respective qualifying period (10 for […]

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Help Horses Misplaced by Wildfires

In the past few days, wildfires have devastated many areas in Southern California, including the racetrack at San Luis Rey Downs in Bonsall, California. There are several reports that over 500 Horses were let loose on the grounds because the wildfires came too fast for them to be evacuated. It is estimated that 25 horses […]

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AQHA Adds Ranch Horse Appearance Rule

Participation in American Quarter Horse Association-approved ranch horse events and classes is at an all time high. Due to the increased growth, a new rule has been added to help maintain the integrity of the ranch horse. “Horses competing in Versatility Ranch Horse, Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenges and ranch riding classes should have a […]

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AQHA Requests One Year Delay on ELD Mandate

The American Quarter Horse Association is concerned about the impending Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, which goes into effect on December 18, 2017. The rule limits the amount of time a commercial truck driver can drive and mandates a specific amount of off-duty/non-driving time, and requires the use of […]

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Bidding Closes December 6 & 7 for Internet Auctions

“Bidding will close on Wednesday evening, December 6 for the Blazing Hot and Friends Internet Production Sale. Bidding will close on Thursday evening, December 7, for the December Internet Auction. The Internet Horse Auction catalogs are open to shop horses and bid now. Bidding for both auctions will start closing at 7:00 PM Eastern time […]

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Trendsetter Performance Horses Hiring Assistant Trainer

Kellie Egkan-Hinely of Trendsetter Performance Horses is currently looking for an assistant trainer. She specializes in all-around events at her facility located in Chino Hills, California. Duties would include riding, longing, grooming, hauling and general care. Depending on skill level, there would be an opportunity to show. Hinely is looking for someone who is honest, self-motivated […]

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Packing with Purpose for the National Finals Rodeo

Scottsdale, AZ – Kimes Ranch Jeans and Cotton Incorporated are giving attendees of the National Finals Rodeo (NFR) the opportunity to “Trade in Their Fades” at one of nine retail locations. By bringing a piece of worn out denim to any of these locations Kimes Ranch will offer a $20 discount on any men’s style […]

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