Stars & Stripes Summer Spectacular returns to the Youth World Show

Stars & Stripes Summer Spectacular returns to the Youth World Show

Equestrians with disabilities will take the stage at the Stars & Stripes Summer Spectacular June 27 in Fort Worth, Texas. APHA and the Appaloosa Horse Club are joining forces again to offer this special opportunity for challenged riders to take the stage during the 2017 AjPHA Youth World Championship Show and World Championship Appaloosa Youth Show. Learn […]

Schedule Released for 2017 A Little Futurity in Raleigh

Schedule Released for 2017 A Little Futurity in Raleigh

The schedule for the 12th annual A Little Futurity, held June 11-13, 2017 in Raleigh, North Carolina has been set by show management. The show features a full slate of NSBA Approved classes as well as three slot classes and the Heart of Stone Western Pleasure. Judges for this year’s show are Sara Simons, Carly Parks, Kelly […]

Halie Harner is off to a great start with new show partner

Halie Harner is off to a great start with new show partner

Seventeen-year-old Halie Harner, of Wilmington, Ohio, had to be patient following the selection of her most recent Western Pleasure partner, Striking Potential. Because she had a foal on her side. Striking Potential had plenty of experience in the show arena. The 2004 bay mare by Potential Investment and out of Bite The Banana, is a […]

Ashley Frye earns her degree

Ashley Frye earns her degree

After four long years of hard work and dedication AQHA competitor Ashley Frye of Galax, Virginia earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Radiologic Science from East Tennessee State University’s College of Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences. “This field interested me because I love helping people and I also love working with technology so the imaging part […]

Kim Rich Memorial Western Pleasure

The Kim Rich Memorial Green Western Pleasure at the Pro Am Circuit held in Conyers, Georgia.

Complete results from the Lucky 7 Classic AQHA Circuit

Complete results from the Lucky 7 Classic AQHA Circuit

  A little rain didn’t deter exhibitors from flocking to Murfreesboro, Tennessee for the Lucky 7 Classic. With large numbers in Western Pleasure, Hunter Under Saddle, Trail and over 40 in Performance Halter classes the show lived up to its reputation  “where good horses come to show.” Saturday featuerd a Kentucky Derby party for exhibitors and their […]

Final Level 1 Championship Under Way in North Carolina

Final Level 1 Championship Under Way in North Carolina

  The third leg of the AQHA Level 1 Championship got underway today in Raleigh, North Carolina. Bright sunny skies and perfect temperatures greeted Level 1 competitors for the first day of competition at the James B Hunt Horse Complex. The show runs May 2-7, 2017 and features Rookie as well as Level 1 classes for […]

Nicole Kuklinski and Sketchie Details coming together as a team

Nicole Kuklinski and Sketchie Details coming together as a team

Nicole Kuklinski wasn’t even looking for a new show partner when Sketchie Details caught her eye at a horse show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin early in the summer of 2015. But the Michigan native knew right then and there she had to have him. “I remember looking at him in his stall and thinking ‘Wow, he’s […]

NJQHA Kicks Off Show Season with Dream Show

NJQHA Kicks Off Show Season with Dream Show

  The New Jersey Quarter Horse Association is presenting its first show circuit of the 2017 year with a split/combined show at the Gloucester County Dream Park in Swedesboro. Action got started on Thursday night with Trail classes for Green, Amateur, Amateur Select, Youth and Small Fry. Showmanship kicked off today’s competition, followed by Hack, […]

Uncle Joe Parrish Passes

Uncle Joe Parrish Passes

Services for Joseph “Joe” Giles Parrish, 67 of Pavo will be held at 2PM, Friday, April 28, 2017 at Salem Baptist Church. Bobby Wiard and Dr. Jimmy Clanton will officiate and interment will follow in the church cemetery. Mr. Parrish passed away April 25, 2017 at Archbold Memorial Hospital. Born March 31, 1950 in Ochlocknee, […]

May Online Auction

“Enter horses now in the May INTERNET Auction and take advantage of a lower entry fee. Horses entered by May 1 will receive the benefit of a $25 discount.  Bidding for horses will open on May 15th and close on May 17th,” according to Mike Jennings of the Professional Horse Services, LLC management team. “The […]

The European show season kicks off with the Bavarian Spring Classic

The European show season kicks off with the Bavarian Spring Classic

Although some small shows are held before, the Bavarian Spring Classic is the first major show and marks the beginning of the show season in Europe. From April 18th to April 23rd, the “Crème de la Crème” of European All Around and Reining competitors made their way to Kreuth, Rieden, in Bavaria to show in […]