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Two Internet Auctions in June

Two Internet Auctions in June

“World Champion and World Champion producing mares highlight the first of the two Internet Horse auctions in June, the Halter Broodmare and Prospect Sale, “announces Mike Jennings, a partner with his wife, Stephanie, in Professional Horse Services, LLC.  “The second auction, the June INTERNET Auction, is the marketplace for Pleasure, All Around and Performance show […]

PHBA Eliminates Rule 3617

PHBA Eliminates Rule 3617

PHBA Executive Board voted to eliminate Ranch Riding Rule #3617 from the official handbook effective immediately based on recommendation from the Show Rules Committee. The elimination of this rule will allow horses to be shown in both Ranch Riding and Western Pleasure. Previously Ranch Riding Rule 3617 was as follows: “A horse may not cross […]

Animal Welfare Recommendations Approved

Animal Welfare Recommendations Approved

The AQHA Executive Committee approved several recommendations from the AQHA Animal Welfare Commission at the 2017 AQHA Convention. The recommendations ranged from adding specific medications to the AQHA forbidden drugs or substances list to creating educational efforts for specific animal-handling procedures to a recommendation to use all drug- and animal welfare-related fines to support the […]

May Internet Auction

May Internet Auction

“Bidding is open now and will close on Wednesday, May 17, for more than 60 Quarter Horses, Appaloosas and Paint Horses in the May Internet Auction according to Mike Jennings of the Professional Horse Services, LLC management team.  “The May offering features proven show horses, prospects and breeding stock, including Appaloosa World Champions Stallion and […]

AQHA acts on committee recommendations

The American Quarter Horse Association Executive Committee met April 24-26 in Amarillo to review the standing-committee recommendations approved at the 2017 AQHA Convention by the AQHA Board of Directors, with the exception of those related to bylaw changes and rules of registration, for which final approval lies with the board of directors. Even though some […]

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 […]

Equine Industry Vision Award

Equine Industry Vision Award

Zoetis and American Horse Publications (AHP) are proud to announce four finalists have been selected for the 2017 Equine Industry Vision Award. Sponsored by Zoetis, the Equine Industry Vision Award is intended to recognize ingenuity and service as well as benefit to the equine industry by inspiring these qualities in others.   The six members […]

Panel Speakers Set for AHC’s National Issues Forum

Panel Speakers Set for AHC’s National Issues Forum

The American Horse Council (AHC) is pleased to announce that speakers for the Research and Youth Panels at the upcoming National Issues Forum, sponsored by Luitpold Animal Health, have been set! “We are excited to hear what research projects are currently underway that could be of great benefit to the equine industry as a whole,” […]

Bidding Now Open

Bidding Now Open

“Bidding is now open for the April Internet Auction.  Buyers can bid on quality Quarter Horses, Paints and Appaloosas,” according to Mike Jennings of Professional Horse Services, LLC.  “A special addition to this auction is an offering of show tack and show clothing for the benefit of the American Quarter Horse Foundation.” Bidding for the […]

IEA National Finals 

IEA National Finals 

In two weeks, teams of the nation’s top middle and upper school equestrians will converge and ride for national titles at the 2017 Interscholastic Equestrian Association (IEA) Hunt Seat Finals in Lexington, VA. The 2017 IEA National Finals will be held at the Virginia Horse Center and will welcome 39 teams and nearly 400 individual […]

April Online Auction

April Online Auction

“A full sister, in blood, to THE ROCK, and a PHBA World Champion headline the April INTERNET Auction which features some outstanding horses to take their new owners to the top in the 2017 show season,” according to Mike Jennings of Professional Horse Services, LLC.  “There are also some excellent young prospects and well-bred broodmares.  […]

UK Ag Equine Programs Receives $6.8 Million Gift from Alumnus

UK Ag Equine Programs Receives $6.8 Million Gift from Alumnus

John Pirri Jr., a retired veterinarian and alumnus from the University of Kentucky’s College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, has pledged a gift totaling more than $6.8 million for the immediate and long-term facility needs for UK Ag Equine Programs’ undergraduate efforts. Pirri graduated from UK in 1951 with a bachelor’s degree in agriculture and […]