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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Rein For The Roses

by Lorraine Smith and Eileen Maxinoski

Brookside Show Park in Elk Grove, California, is having a record year with great shows, terrific exhibitors, and a lot of fun enjoying planned activities each evening after showing days are over.

The Rein for the Roses show, held May 3-6, celebrated another successful venue for west coast reiners. It was the second Affiliate show for the West Coast Reining Horse Association, where exhibitors earn points towards WCRHA yearend awards.

Sunday, June 17, 2018

A Reining Tie During WEG Qualifier

Courtesy of American Quarter Horse Association

Jordan Larson and Dan Huss tie for first during the FEI 3* reining on ARC Gunnabeabigstar and Ms Dreamy.


Friday, June 15, 2018

The Perfect Match

by Kate Sanchez

Bailey Lundberg may not own the horse she shows, but it hasn’t stopped her from having huge success in just a short time! Currently a sophomore at San Marcos High School, Lundberg leases an 11-year-old, jet black 16 hand mare named Dress Me Elegant aka “ZZ”, from Jeff and Arlene Allen of Allen Quarter Horses. The pair hasn’t been showing together long, but it certainly looks like they are a match that’s meant to be!


Wednesday, June 13, 2018

What Is a 'Due on Sale' Clause? Don't Sell Your Home Until You Know

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What is a "due on sale" clause in a mortgage contract?

This common phrase, found in most conventional home loan paperwork, means that when a property is sold, the entire balance of the loan comes due. Yup, you have to pay off the whole thing!


Monday, June 11, 2018

Horse-Breeding Tip: Pregnant Mare Care in Hot Weather

Courtesy of America’s Horse Daily

Guard your mare in late summer against heat, bugs and sparse pasture.

Being pregnantin the summer is no day at the beach for mares. Add a suckling foal at her side and you can understand why she pins her ears as sweat drips down her body and flies nip at her teats.


Saturday, June 9, 2018

El Rancho Spring Classic April 26-29, 2018 “The Sport of Ranching Heritage”

Press Release

The El Rancho Spring Classic presented by Carol Ward, owner of the Carol Ward Cutting Horses and Murieta Equestrian Center.

The El Rancho Cutting Horse Association, an NCHA Affiliate, prides themselves on promoting one of the last outdoor cuttings on the West Coast.


Thursday, June 7, 2018

Hashtags Wins Another

Courtesy of National Cutting Horse Association

Hashtags, by Metallic Cat, reinforced his position as 2018’s leading 5/6-year-old open money earner on with a 224.5-point win worth $21,707, in the Breeders Invitational Classic/Challenge.

Shown by Tatum Rice for Hashtag Ventures LP, it was the 5-year-old stallion’s second win in 2018 (he also won the Bonanza 5/6 Open) and his sixth career win. Hashtags, winner of the 2017 NCHA Super Stakes and 2017’s leading 4-year-old money earner, has NCHA lifetime earnings of $336,694.

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