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NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity 2014 – A Look Back

Check out some of our favorite times from the National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity 2014!

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Favorite Clips From 2014 Volume I

A look back at some of our favorite times from 2014, Volume I. {module_adrotator,12038}

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Charlotte Dujardin’s World Record Breaking Freestyle Test at London Olympia!

Charlotte Dujardin, of Great Brittan, and horse Valegro, beat their own World Record in the Grand Prix Freestyle Wednesday during the Reem Acra FEI World Cup™ competition at The London …

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NRHA Futuirty ’14: Open Finals Highlight Reel

Highlights from runs during the National Reining Horse Association Open Futurity Finals 2014!

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NRHA Futurity: World Championship Shootout Highlights!

Go behind the scenes & down on the dirt for the drama & excitement of the National Reining Horse Association Million Dollar Riders Ceremony & Open World Championship Shootout at …

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NRHA Futurity ’14: The Inaugural Para Reining Class!

If you were feeling tired, run-down, ready to go home & need some inspiration after two weeks of non-stop horse showing, the inaugural Para Reining class at the NRHA Futurity …

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NRHA Futurity ’14: Action & Interviews – Open Finals

Come with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help behind the scenes, in the coliseum for the Ceremony of Champions, up-close & personal with the Open riders, & in the competition of …

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NRHA Futurity 14 – Open Finals Section 1 Rider Interviews

Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help talks with National Reining Horse Association Professionals after the first section of the Open Finals from the Jim Norrick Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

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NRHA Futurity Open & Non Pro Draw Parties

Highlights from the NRHA Futurity Open & Non Pro draw parties! Open rider Debbie Brown talks about what making the Open Finals feels like, her mare by Gunners Special Nite …

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NRHA Futurity ’14: Non Pros Talk Prelims

National Reining Horse Association Non Pros talk with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help about their preliminary runs & more at the 2014 Futurity! For more of our NRHA Futurity 2014 …

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NRHA Futurity ’14: Andrea Fappani On Semifinals With Comandador Whiz

Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help talks with Andrea Fappani about his run on Comandador Whiz in the semifinals at the National Reining Horse Association Futurity 2014. Andrea & Comandador Whiz …

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How The Open Qualifying Works & What It Takes To Make It To Semi-finals At The NRHA Futurity

Here’s a breakdown on how the Open (all levels) go-rounds work here at the 2014 National Reining Horse Association Futurity, as well as the bubbles for the 2nd go of the …

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NRHA Futurity 2014: Open Riders Talk First Go-Round

Hear Open riders Jordan Larson, Craig Schmersal, & Tom McCutcheon discuss their runs in the first go-round of the 2014 NRHA Futurity & what their plans are going into the second go. Watch …

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Martin Larcombe On Leading the 2014 NRHA Futurity First Go

Martin Larcombe talks with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help after his run on Snip O Lution for owner XCS Ranch of Gordonville, Texas. Martin is currently leading the 2014 National …

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Bloopers: NRHA Futurity 2014 Part I

With the 1st section of the #NRHAFuturity Open Prelims a little over 12 hours away isn’t it time for a few laughs from today?

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2014 NRHA Futurity: Are You Ready To Show?

Professionals & Owners of the 2014 National Reining Horse Association Futurity talk about readiness to show & preparation with less than 24 hours until the start of the Open Preliminaries! …

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NRHA Futurity Set Up & Why We Do It With NRHA Pro Sebastian Petroll

NRHA Professional Sebastian Petroll talks about why we go to such great lengths to build elaborate stall fronts at the NRHA Futurity & we show you around some of the …

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ASK AN NRHA FUTURITY QUESTION!

Tell us what you want to know about the 2014 National Reining Horse Association Futurity! Let us know what you’d like to hear about from the professional riders, their staff, …

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Open Riders Talk NRHA Futurity 2014 – Part II

Someone kicks back in their bus watching “Real Housewives of ____________”, someone shows in two different colored socks, they all want you to know how special the NRHA Futurity truly …

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Open Riders Talk NRHA Futurity 2014 – Part I

Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help talks with some your National Reining Horse Association Professionals today about nerves, their pre-ride rituals, their Futurity survival methods, & they’re giving out some advice …

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Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes Rider Interviews: Beam & Peck

Julie Cleveland Beam talks about her ride on Indy & Therese Peck tells us about her trip on MTM On Board during the Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes Final Chase Stake …

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Bob Brawley Talks Coaching Hunters & Jumpers

Bob Brawley, of Brawley Farms, Inc., talks with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help about the hunter/jumper industry, his love of coaching, the biggest influence in his life growing up with …

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USHJA $10,000 International Hunter Derby Live Webcast

Join us here on November 15, 2014, beginning at 5:30 PM Central time for a live webcast of the 2014 Final Chase $10,000.00 USHJA International Hunter Derby! THERE WILL BE …

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Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes – Final Chase Stake Morning

We spoke with show manager Patrick Rodes & amateur Didi Mackenzie during this morning’s Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes 3′ class. The 3’3″ Stake class is underway now with more on …

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Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes: Interviews Before the Show!

Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes:  Interviews Before the Show! We talk with riders Liza Richardson & Julie Beam, & Great Southwest Equestrian Center Manager Sean Brown. Make sure to tune in …

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Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes Series Final Championship Live Webcast

  The exclusive Live Webcast of the 2014 Texas Pre-Green Super Stakes Series $25,000.00 Final Championship will be available to our members here on November 14, 2014, beginning at 4:00 …

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SWRHA Futurity 2014 L4 Non Pro & L4 Open Champion Interviews

Southwest Reining Horse Association Futurity 2014 L4 Non Pro & L4 Open Champion Interviews:  Mandy McCutcheon & Martin Larcombe. NRCHA & NRHA Professional Horsewoman, Erin Taormino, interviews Mandy McCutcheon, SWRHA …

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SWRHA Futurity 2014 – Daily Interviews, News, & Views 10/23

Southwest Reining Horses Association Futurity 2014 – daily news, interviews, & behind the scenes views for Thursday, October 23, 2014. See what Tom McCutcheon is up to first thing in …

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SWRHA Futurity 2014 Draws, Results, & Live webcast

Click on the links below for Southwest Reining Horse Association 2014 Futurity draws, results & the live webcast! Draws Results Live Webcast by Waltenberry, Inc.

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SWRHA Daily Rider Interviews, News, & Views – 10/22/14

Southwest Reining Horse Association Futurity 2014 – daily interviews, news, & behind the scenes views for Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Hear from Casey Deary, Josh Visser, Tom McCutcheon, Dell Hendricks, …

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2014 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale Success

The 2014 Legacy Reining Breeders sale drew a larger crowd than ever before with buyers flying in from all over the world & buying over the phone internationally as well. …

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Legacy Reining Breeders Sale 2014 – Wrap Up

Tim McQuay, Mandy & Tom McCutcheon, & Dell Hendricks wrap up the 2014 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale for us. They show us their favorite moments of this year’s sale, what …

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Legacy Sale 2014 – Tour at Tom McCutcheon Reining Horses

If you didn’t make it to the riding horse preview for the Legacy Reining Breeders Sale at Tom McCutcheon Reining Horses today take a look at this video giving you …

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Legacy Sale 2014 – Mandy on the History and Success of the Sale

The 2014 Legacy Sale is almost underway, hear from Mandy McCutcheon and see the crew at work setting up for the sale! Join us tomorrow at Tom McCutcheon Reining Horses …

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Legacy Sale 2014 – Gunny Mathison & Britt Jones

We talked with both Gunny Mathison, commentator of the Legacy Reining Breeders Sale Riding Preview, & Britt Jones, Thomas Moore Feeds representative, about this year’s Legacy Sale.

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Frank Costantini for Markel Equine Insurance at Legacy Reining Breeders Sale 2014

Frank Costantini, of Markel Horse, the insurance agency with horse sense, talks with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help at the 2014 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale! For more information on Markel …

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2014 Legacy Sale – Interview With The Founders

We talk to Tom McCutcheon, Tim McQuay, and Dell Hendricks all about the Legacy Sale, how it got started and how far its come.

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Legacy Reining Breeders Sale Founders Interview

In 2012, Tim McQuay, Dell Hendricks, and Tom McCutcheon discuss the Legacy Reining Breeders Sale and how it all began.

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Legacy Sale ’14 – Dr. Pat Garrett Talks Pre-Purchase Exams At Sale

Veterinarian, Dr. Pat Garrett, talks with us about pre-purchase exams available on-site at the 2014 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale. Dr. Pat Garrett shooting some mobile x-rays today for pre-purchase films at …

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Joao Marcos Previews the 2014 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale

Mr. Joao Marcos, owner of Cardinal Ranch, talks with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help about preparations for the 2014 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale.

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NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity Sales Official Photos

2014 National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity Sales official photos will be available to view & order very soon. Photos including Incentive Awards, High Sellers, photos of horses …

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NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity Schedule, Draws, Scores: Reno, Nevada, 2014

2014 National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity Schedule LINK TO DRAWS:  NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity Draws   Live Webcast by Equine Promotion available at NRCHA.com   LINK TO SCORING/RESULTS: …

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NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity 2014: Open Finals Interviews

Kelby Phillips and his ride on Hooha Tucker Robinson talks about his ride in the Open Finals  Kyle Trahern on his ride with Metallic Masterpiece Todd Bergen talks Open Futurity …

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NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity 2014: Garth Gardiner Talks Gardiner Quarter Horses, Inc.

Garth Gardiner, who owns Gardiner Quarter Horses, Inc., with his wife Amanda, talks with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help about the great opportunities & blessings they have had in the …

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Heritage Futurity Live Stream and Draws

Friday NH NP Friday Intermediate Horse Open Friday men women Friday Open’s Friday Rookies_AQ Friday Non Pro’s Thursday NH Open’s AQHA Thursday Green Reiner Thursday NP’s Thursday TRHA_STRHA

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NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity 2014: Day 11

The days are flying by here in Reno at the 2014 NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity but there is still a lot of great horse showing to see! Ben Baldus talks …

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Chris Dawson Talks Open Prelim Run Down The Fence on Sushi Boss

Chris Dawson talks to Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help directly after his run in the cow work today on Sushi Boss. With a composite score of 652:  216.5 in the …

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Dressage At Devon, Capital Challenge, & L.A. Masters Grand Prix CSI 5* Live Steaming Today

The USEFNetwork is webcasting Dressage At Devon & The Capital Challenge Horse Show live all day today, Sunday, September 28, 2014! For Dressage At Devon LIVE webcast, click HERE. For The Capital Challenge …

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NRCHA Reno Wrap Up September 27, 2014

Saturday, September 27th, was yet another action packed day at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, home of the 2014 National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity! Here’s you daily #RenoWrapUp featuring …

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2014 USEF National Open Horse Trial Champion Crowned

Buck Davidson Jumps to 2014 USEF National Open Horse Trial Championship Title on Petite Flower “Clear rounds were the order of the day at the Texas Rose Horse Park over …

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NRCHA Reno Wrap Up September 26, 2014

What a day of Rein Work in Reno at the NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity! Check out the best of the best from day 5 & what they had to say! …

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In The Winner’s Circle: Chris Dawson

  NRCHA Professional Horseman, Chris Dawson & his fiance, NRCHA Professional Sarah Winters, visit with Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help at their ranch in Oklahoma & gave us a demonstation …

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NRCHA Reno Wrap Up: September 24

The Herd Work preliminaries are now complete at the National Reined Cow Horse Association 2014 Snaffle Bit Futurity, Reno, Nevada. Here’s your video Reno Wrap Up for Sept. 24, 2014 & …

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NRCHA Reno Wrap Up September 25, 2014

Today was a busy day in Reno at the 2014 National Reined Cow Horse Association Snaffle Bit Futurity! Check out the official NRCHA Reno Wrap Up Video & enjoy some …

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2014 NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity Reno Wrap Up: 9/22 & 9/23

The National Reined Cow Horse Association 2014 Snaffle Bit Futurity kicked off in Reno, Nevada, on Monday, September 22nd & continued on the 23rd with the Open Herd Work prelims. …

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A Sparkling Vintage Has Great Success As A Sire At The High Roller Reining Classic

A Sparkling Vintage, owned by Harper Conner and Petra Zeitler-Connor, has had great success with outstanding offspring. Vintage himself has L.T.E. of $82,516 with offspring earnings of $514,000+. As the …

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Tom McCutcheon: The Whizter & Dont Miss My Guns HRRC Success

2014 High Roller Reining Classic, Las Vegas, Nevada:  Tom McCutcheon & The Whizter, owned by Turnabout Farm, were Reserve Champions in the Whizkey N Diamonds L4 Open Stakes, & placed 3rd in …

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High Roller Reining Classic: Open Derby/Stakes Finals Live Score

Click here to watch the live stream Click here for the draws for section 2 LUCAS OIL OPEN DERBY FINALS LEVEL 4 & WHIZKEY N DIAMONDS STAKES LEVEL 4: Please …

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Cade McCutcheon – Working Hard At Home While His Parents Are Showing In Vegas

While Tom And Mandy McCutcheon are riding at the High Roller Reining Classic in Las Vegas Cade is still at home going to school, playing baseball and basketball, and riding …

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High Roller Reining Classic Non Pro Futurity Results – All Levels

High Roller Reining Classic, Las Vegas, Nevada, Non Pro Futurity Results – All Levels

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High Roller Reining Classic: Wednesday Highlights and Results

The High Roller Reining Classic is one big show, with a lot of different events to compete in. Here are some of the highlights and results from the Open Maturity …

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High Roller Reining Classic: Non Pro Derby Scores

Scores of the Non Pro Whizkey N Diamonds Stakes & Protect The Harvest Derby at the High Roller Reining Classic in Las Vegas, Nevada. Watch the Live feed here Section …

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High Roller Reining Classic Non Pro Derby & Stakes Finals Recap

The Whizkey N Diamonds Non Pro Stakes & Protect The Harvest Non Pro Derby Finals at the 2014 High Roller Reining Classic, Las Vegas, Nevada, was full of talent, beauty, …

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Texas A&M Equestrian Ranked 8th In National Poll

“The Texas A&M women’s equestrian team was tabbed Tuesday as No. 8 in the country in the 2014-15 National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) poll preseason rankings, as determined by the …

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Shawn Stratman on her Rookie Prime Time Reserve Championship

Shawn Stratman rode Katy Dun It in Las Vegas and achieved the Rookie Prime Time Reserve Championship! Shawn is such a hard worker and cares so much about the horses …

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WEG 2014: Final Ride – Team USA Interviews

Steve Ross went behind-the-scenes to interview some of the riders after their performance Saturday night. Mandy McCutcheon – Yellow Jersey Andrea Fappani – Custom Cash Advance Troy Heikes – Lil …

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WEG 2014: Man on the Street Interview with Steve Ross

Steve Ross went on the streets of the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games in Normandy France to talk to some of the people involved with the games. Part Two Part …

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Inside the Tulsa Reining Classic – Friday 8/29

Come behind the scenes with us at the 2014 Tulsa Reining Classic for rider interviews, barn talk, & a down on the dirt perspective! Friday, August 29, 2014 edition. Join …

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WEG 2014: Troy Heikes on Showing in the 2nd Qualifying Round

Troy Heikes showed today for his second chance to get into the final round of the individual competition at the World Equestrian Games. With a score of 220, Troy made …

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Trying to Make Everyone At Home Proud is A Lot of Pressure – Jordan Larson on his Experience at the WEG

Jordan Larson, a member of Team U.S.A. Reining’s 2014 gold medal team, talks about his experience at the World Equestrian Games, his horse HF Mobster, and how he handles the …

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WEG 2014: TEAM USA WINS GOLD

Team U.S.A. won the gold medal at the World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France! Congrats to Jordan Larson and HF Mobster, Shawn Flarida and Spooks Gotta Whiz, Mandy McCutcheon and …

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Team USA Reiners Feel Pressure Just Like Everyone Else

If you’ve ever wanted to see behind-the-scenes of world class reiners and what they do just minutes before walking into the show pen ride with us and watch the USA …

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NRHA Pre-Ride Rituals Part I – Tulsa Reining Classic

Behind the scenes at the Tulsa Reining Classic, National Reining Horse Association professionals (& a non pro giving away a secret of her professional trainer husband’s) tell us what their …

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WEG 2014: Andrea Fappani In Normandy

Andrea Fappani talks with Virtual Horse Help about what it is like to be on a team as a reiner instead of being an individual competitor.

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WEG 2014: Talking with Team USA

We hear from Shawn Flarida, Troy Heikes, Dun Get A Nicadual’s Owner Jennifer Marley, and Mandy McCutcheon about how the World Equestrian Games is going so far and about how …

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Tulsa Reining Classic Reiners Wish Good Luck To Team USA!

The reiners schooling at the Tulsa Reining Classic today send their best to Team USA at the World Equestrian Games! With commentary by past Team USA Reining members, Dell Hendricks …

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First Look at the Team USA Reiners in France

The start of the week in Normandy begins with riding your horse, hanging out with your team, and having some fun!  

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WEG 2014: Team USA Horses Head to Normandy

The Team USA Reining Horses traveled from JayKay Farm to Normandy, France where they will stay the remainder of the reining competition for the World Equestrian Games.

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WEG 2014: Pre Games at JayKay Farm

The riders and horses spent a couple of days of riding at JayKay Farm located near Paris.

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Gunners Special Nite’s Message To Team USA Reining

Gunners Special Nite, 2010 World Equestrian Games Individual & Team Gold Medalist with Tom McCutcheon & Team U.S.A., & 2010 USEF Horse Of The Year, has a special message for …

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WEG 2014: Team USA Reining Riders Arrive at JayKay Farm

Team U.S.A. Reining riders arrived at JayKay Farm in Paris, France on Tuesday; they were a little jet lagged but they were all very happy to be reunited with their …

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WEG 2014: Meet the Grooms

The grooms are the people behind-the-scenes who take care of the horses morning and night. Meet Team U.S.A. Reining’s grooms that work so hard & join us in thanking them …

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Ask Team U.S.A. Reining!

Tom McCutcheon’s Virtual Horse Help is in France traveling with the Team & we are giving our members the chance to ask them about their WEG experience! Instructions:  Fill out …

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Let’s Go To France: WEG 2014 Team USA Reining Riders Depart!

Tom, Mandy, Cade, & Carlee McCutcheon, & Tim McQuay leave for France & the World Equestrian Games 2014! They meet up with the other Team U.S.A. Reining riders at Dallas …

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Journey to the WEG – Traveling Overseas With Horses

Team USA Reining has arrived safely in France! Here is a look at the journey we took to get here. Custom Cash Advance and Andrea Fappani, Spooks Gotta Whiz and …

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5 Reasons Horse Trainer Dads are the Best

Horse trainer dads, like Tom McCutcheon, are special guys who work really hard in the barn, but also play hard at home with their kids like Carlee and Cade McCutcheon. …

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Throwback Thursday – Team USA At the 2010 WEG

#TBT We are so excited to be going to the 2014 World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France! To get geared up we are throwing back to our videos from the 2010 …

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Team USA Reining Schedule – 2014 World Equestrian Games

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WEG 2014: Tom Previews the Show

Tom talks about his preparations for his horse Dun Git A Nicadual and the rest of his hopes for the World Equestrian Games.

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Throwback Thursday – Leaving for the 2010 WEG

#TBT Tom, Mandy, and Carlee leave for the 2010 WEG

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Team USA Reining Schedule

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Therasage EMC – Greg Gage, C.M.T., E.S.M.T.

Greg Gage, C.M.T., E.S.M.T., owner of Therasage EMC, is the one Tom McCutcheon & Tim McQuay trust to help keep their horses in the best shape possible both at home …

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Isabell Silverstolpe on the Swedish Reining Team for the World Equestrian Games

One of our very own trainers at Tom McCutcheon Reining Horses, Isabell Silverstolpe, is on the Swedish Reining Team for the World Equestrian Games! We are so proud of her …

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Jason Vanlandingham and Not Ruf At All

Jason Vanlandingham talks about his winning run on Not Ruf At All in the Open Derby finals. Click HERE to find out what Jason had to say back when he …

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Schmersal Reining Horses

We talk to Craig, Nick and Ginger Schmersal about their week at the NRHA Derby in Oklahoma City.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Larson Performance Horses

We talk with both Jordan and Taylor Larson about their week at the Derby and their preparations for the World Equestrian Games with HF Mobster.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Carlee McCutcheon in the Short Stirrup

Carlee rode Get Juiced or “Jose” in the Short Stirrup competition at the NRHA Derby. She did a great job and had a lot of fun!

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Gunny Mathison and Snap Dun The Bases

Cade and Gunny talk about Gunny’s horse in the Open Derby Snap Dun The Bases.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Arno Honstetter

Cade talks with Arno Honstetter about his horses in the Open Derby, Colonels Splashy Gun, and Surpriseinadarkalley.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Tom and The Wizster

Cade talks to Tom about his run this morning on The Wizster.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Steve De Frang and Senbars Gotta Gun

Cade talks with Steve about his ride in the Open Derby on Senbars Gotta Gun

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Sebastian Petroll and Gunsmokes TNT

Cade and Sebastian talk about Sebastians ride on Gunsmokes TNT today in the Open Derby Prelims

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Rider Interview Bloopers

Cade had some fun interviewing the Open Riders at the 2014 NRHA Derby. These guys may be cool in the arena but once you get them on camera they let …

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Craig Schmersal on the Open Derby Prelims

Cade talks with Craig Schmersal about his runs on Maggie Jac Whiz, King Of The Coast and What A Wave.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Casey Deary on the Open Prelims

Cade and Casey Deary talk about his rides on Americasnextgunmodel, Freckles got Ashiner, and KR Billy Bob.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Tom and Dont Miss My Guns

Tom talks about his ride with Dont Miss My Guns in the Open Derby. He also talks about his hopes for his horse The Wizster tomorrow in the second round, …

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Sebastian Petroll and Whiz N Tuck

Sebastian Petroll talks about his ride on Whiz N Tuck in the first go of the NRHA Derby. Connect with Petroll Reining Horses Here

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Saar Ben Hamo and Magneto

Cade talks with Saar Ben Hamo about his ride today on Magneto in the NRHA Open Derby.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Ryan Rushing and Sheza Smart Wimpy

Cade talks with Ryan Rushing about his ride today in the Open Derby on Sheza Smart Wimpy

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Robin Schoeller and Smart Tinseltown

Cade talks with Robin Schoeller about his ride on Smart Tinseltown and his hopes for the NRHA Derby.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Martin Muehlstaetter and Vintage Sail

Martin Muehlstaetter talks about his run this morning in the Open Derby with his horse Vintage Sail.

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Martin Muehlstaetter

Martin Muehlstaetter talks about his Derby horse, Vintage Sail, and his upcoming trip to France for the World Equestrian Games for the Austrian team. Connect With Muehlstaetter Performance Horses

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Kim Muehlstaetter on the Non Pro Derby

Kim Muehlstaetter talks about two of her Non Pro Derby Horses, Spook N Sparks and Wimpys Little Roo. Connect here with Muehlstaetter Performance Horses

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NRHA Derby ’14 – Jordan Larson and Wimpys Littlecolonel

Cade talks with Jordan Larson about his run on Wimpys Littlecolonel on day one of the Open Derby competition.

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NRBC ’14 – Day Two Catching up with Mandy

We chatted with Mandy McCutcheon at the NRBC to talk about the show and her horses that she showed in Katy.

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NRBC ’14 – Day Three talking with Tom McCutcheon

We talked with Tom at the NRBC about the show and his horses in the competition.

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NRBC ’14 – Day One

The first day at the NRBC for team McCutcheon. We got hit with a little rain but it was still a great day!

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Flarida wins, Mandy McCutcheon is reserve champion at Kentucky Reining Cup

Flarida Wins Adequan/USEF Open Reining National Championship and Selection Trial for the 2014 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games U.S. Reining Squad. Full Article

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National Reining Breeders Classic 2014

In this video we catch up with Mandy McCutcheon at the NRBC, she talks about the show and the horses she is showing in Katy. Tom McCutcheon talks about the …

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Ground Tying – Mozaun McKibben

Mozaun talks about the importance of teaching his horses to ground tie. Teaching your horse to ground tie can be extremely useful when working on a ranch or doing any …

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Record Entries for 2014 Rolex Kentucky

The 2014 Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event takes place on April 24-27 and 82 horses have been entered for the event. This is a record high of entries for the Three-Day …

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Misconception of a Low Head in Reining Horses – Fred Thomsson

Fred talks about the misconception with reining horses and wanting their heads low while riding. What you truly want in your horse is one that is soft and willing to …

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Stopping Without Pulling – Pete Kyle

Pete shows you how to properly teach your horse to stop without having to pull on the reins. Start this maneuver at the walk and then increase to the jog, …

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Fundamentals to Reining and 5 Easy Maneuvers – Fred Thomsson

Reining Trainer, Fred Thomsson, talks about the five maneuvers that he performs on a daily basis to make his horses soft, supple and willing to work. Performing these five steps …

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Duane Latimer and Dany Tremblay Joins Team McCutcheon

It is a privilege to announce on behalf of Tom McCutcheon Reining Horses to have Million Dollar Rider, Duane Latimer, and 2013 Top 20 NRHA Professional, Dany Tremblay at Tom …

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Record Number of Nations Declare for 2014 WEG

“Seventy-two national federations (NFs) have declared their intention to participate in the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) 2014 in Normandy, France, meeting the 31 March deadline for entries in …

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Bromont and Lexington Bid for 2018 WEG

“The Fédération Equestre Inernationale (FEI) has received signed host agreements from two cities bidding to host the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games. The bid teams from Bromont/Montreal, Canada, and Lexington, …

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Shoulders up While Stopping – Pete Kyle

Pete talks about the importance of a horses shoulders that should be up when stopping. Todays style is for a horses head to be lower when stopping, yet if the …

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Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Plan to Meet

“The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board will meet for two days in April in Sacramento, Calif., to discuss issues relating to the management …

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First Meeting for the International Horse Sports Confederation

“At the first meeting of the International Horse Sports Confederation (IHSC), the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) and the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) confirmed that they share the same …

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Facts About Flaxseed

Have you thought about adding flaxseed to your horses daily diet? In the article below, it lists five facts of flaxseed and the benefits that it can incorporate for your …

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Training with a Heightened Pole- Will Knabenshue

Will talks about the difference between a flat and raised pole and when he starts to train his horses on a raised pole. In AQHA more of the advanced classes …

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PETA Wants Reform to Medication Use

“PETA said it will “go away” if horse racing addresses its medication uses, and industry officials who have spent countless hours trying to do just that suggest progress is evident …

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EIA Found in Six Horses in Tennessee

Six horses in Tennessee have test positive for equine infectious anemia (EIA). The most common test to detect EIA is the coggins test, which should be updated every year or …

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Rating a Pole – Will Knabenshue

Will goes over the scoring of a trail class while they are showing, and then goes into rating a horse to a pole. Eventually as your horse gets broker they …

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Lawsuit Filed to Save Land for Wild Horses

A group of wild horse advocates have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Forest Service to prevent the round up of wild horses and eliminating public land. The lawsuit claims …

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AQHA Files Lawsuit Reply

“On March 25, the AQHA announced it had filed its response brief. The brief claims, in part, there is no evidence that the AQHA violated U.S. antitrust laws. The brief …

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Conformation Part 1 – Bob Loomis

In Part I of this series, reining legend, Bob Loomis, talks about his theory in conformation called The Trapezoid Theory that he uses on all of his horses whether selecting …

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Trail Exercise – Will Knabenshue

Will goes over a basic trail exercise that he likes to do with all of his horses. The “Clover Exercise” can be performed at the walk, trot, and lope. This …

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Counting Your Horses Steps – Will Knabenshue

Will goes over about counting your horses steps while working his trail horses at home or in a show situation. Will also shows you how many steps it should be …

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PETA Probe in Thoroughbred Stable

A Thoroughbred stable was investigated by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), which claims cruelty to horses and the over use of medication. The New York Times published …

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FEI Agreement with NRHA and AQHA to Grow Reining

The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) has signed an agreement with the National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) and the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA). The agreement included horse welfare, FEI rules, …

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EHV-1 Reported In Stillwater, Minn.

Five horses around Stillwater, Minnesota have been tested positive for EHV-1, which is highly contagious among horses. To read more about this article and what officials are doing to prevent …

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Collection – Fred Thomsson

Fred talks about training a reining horse and why collection is a useful tool to make a good reining horse.

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Changing Leads – Fred Thomsson

Fred teaches the difference between the right and left lead while in the lope. Fred also goes over how he teaches his horses to change leads and to keep them …

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AQHA Receives More Time to Make Cloning Arguments

A federal court has given AQHA more time to answer questions from cloned horse owners. The original date of response was issued to be on March 13 and has now …

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“Congressional Horse Caucus Holds First Meeting”

Andy Barr and Paul Tonko, hosted the first caucus meeting of 2014 on March 5. Barr and Tonko are the co-chairs for the Congressional Horse Caucus. “The Congressional Horse Caucus …

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Backing Up – Fred Thomsson

Fred talks about the three cues that he gives his horses to back up. Fred goes over the importance of having a soft horse to be able to perform the …

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Foundation to a Reining Horse – Fred Thomsson

Fred talks about the five steps that he puts on his horses to make them soft and willing to be a good reining horse. Working on these five steps will …

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Colleen McQuay Inducted Into NRHA Hall of Fame

Colleen McQuay, wife to Tim McQuay was just recently inducted in the NRHA Hall of Fame. Colleen will be joining not only her husband, Tim, but also her daughter, Mandy …

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Packaging and Shipping Semen – Barb Wibbles

Barb shows you the packaging that is used while shipping cooled semen and how long the semen can be left in the package without decreasing in quality.

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Difference Between Frozen and Cooled Semen – Barb Wibbles

Barb goes over the differences between cooled and frozen semen, and what the benefits are to both processes. Keeping frozen semen as long as it stays frozen it should not …

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Artificial Insemination – Barb Wibbles

Barbs talks about using artificial insemination (A.I.) how and why most people us A.I. in the quarter horse industry instead of breeding by a live cover.

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Romel Reins – Debbie Brown

NRHA Professional Trainer Debbie Brown talks about using romel reins on a reining horse and the benefits that can come from using romel reins and the maneuvers it can help.

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Rein Management – Debbie Brown

Debbie goes over the importance of rein management while you show. Having your reins the correct length and both even, can show the judge you are there to impress. Keeping …

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Counter Bend – Debbie Brown

Debbie talks about how to teach your horse to counter bend, or also known as reverse trotting. This exercise has a lot of benefits to teaching your horse can can …

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Study Suggest Horses Prefer Sweet Tastes to Bitter

Recent Canadian scientists have put evidence together concluding that horses appear to react differently to sweet tastes compared to bitter. The 44 horses in the test seemed to suggest that …

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Colt Starting Part 7 – Sarah Dawson

Sarah goes over what you should expect the first time you ride a young horse. Sarah teams up with Austin and shows you how to work a colt around with …

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Trainer Banned for 16 Years

John Stinebaugh has been banned until 2030 and fined $60,000 after using a performance enhancing drug not not approved for horses. The drug was the human erectile dysfunction drug, Viagra. …

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Horse Carriage Controversy Extends Beyond New York City

An ordinance for a ban of horse-drawn carriages has been proposed but not yet reached the city council. Now other cities such a Salt Lake City, Chicago, and Philadelphia has …

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Colt Starting Part 3 – Sarah Dawson

Sarah talks about how she gets on her horses for the first time. Always keep everything organized, such as your lead rope when you are ready to get on so …

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SAU Student Charged with 10 Sentence in Horse Theft

Jaci Rae Jackson, a former student at Southern Arkansas University has been charged with horse theft and sentenced to serve 10 years in prison in Arkansas. Jackson had stolen five …

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Question and Answer on "Sacking Out" Your Horse

Here is a great question and answer by TheHorse.com on “sacking out” your horse. If you are looking for more techniques or exercises to sack out your horse sign up …

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Feeding a Large Group of Horses

Another great question and answer by TheHorse.com about free feeding a large group of horses. One way is by round bale, there are positives and negatives when it comes to …

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Colt Starting Part 6 – Sarah Dawson

Sarah goes over how she teaches her young horses how to move off of her legs, and how to not send your horse too many cues at once

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Colt Starting Part 5 – Sarah Dawson

Sarah explains on keeping everything soft and simple while working with a young horse and then with time and persistence everything will start to fall into place. Sarah also talks …

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Colt Starting Part 4 – Sarah Dawson

Sarah talks about how she gets her horses to get its forward motion going without scaring the horse. Being a soft rider and being quite in your saddle while riding …

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Colt Starting Part 2 – Sarah Dawson

In Colt Starting Part 2, Sarah shows you how she desensitizes and saddles her horses. Sarah’s main point of focus is to make the horses comfortable in whatever she does.

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Halter Comfort – Tom McCutcheon

Tom shows you how to properly put the halter on your horse to keep your horse comfortable and happy, while you can still control your horse. Make sure the halter …

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Mustang Million – Patti Colbert

Patti Colbert, Executive Director of the Mustang Heritage Foundation talks about the Mustang Million hosted in Fort Worth. Trainers adopt previously wild mustang and have 120 days to train them …

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NFR Will Stay in Las Vegas

With unanimous votes it has been decided to keep the NFR in Las Vegas through 2024. The new agreement will begin following the 2014 NFR. Keeping this event in Las …

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Fort Worth Will Add New Covered Arena

Fort Worth’s Will Rogers Memorial Center plans to add a new covered arena. This new covered arena will cost approximately $4.7 to construct. This arena is said by many that …

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Qualities of a Hat – Bobbie Gough

Bobbie Gough talks about the different qualities of hats provided at Shorty’s Caboy Hattery and the difference to the qualities of hats. There are three various qualities starting with the …

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Connecting With Your Horse – Mark Lyon

Mark Lyon talks about using sense with your horse and adjust to your horses emotions and to successfully support the horse. Horses have many gifts greater than our own and …

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Hats for Particular Disciplines – Bobbie Gough

Bobby Gough of Shorty’s Caboy Hattery talks about the different hats for each discipline. Every discipline is different and has different styles that correlate with their discipline. There are different …

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What’s New at VirtualHorseHelp.com

See whats new at VirtualHorseHelp.com. Breeding Manager, Barb Wibbles, talks about the upcoming breeding season and everything that it takes to run and stand multiple studs at once. Also, reining …

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Changing Leads on a Young Horse – Dell Hendricks

Dell Hendricks answers a users question about how he starts to teach a young horse to change leads. Dell talks about keeping his horses calm when he pushes the horse …

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Second Section – Tom and Don’t Miss My Guns NRHA Futurity 2013

Tom talks about his run on Dont Miss My Guns in the second section of the NRHA Futurity. Tom also goes over how he had done previously on “Bandit” at …

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Costs of Breeding – Barb Wibbles

Barb talks about all of the costs that you can incur to breed and to foal out your horse. Knowing the possible costs before breeding can be incredibly valuable to …

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Non Pro Futurity First Go – Mandy McCutcheon

Mandy talks about her first run in the Non Pro Futurity on Check Out My Guns (Darlins Not Painted x Gunner). Mandy said she had a few penalties including a …

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Teaching Your Horse to Guide Part 1 – Billy Williams

Billy goes over how he teaches his horses guide with two hands and one hand. Billy explains why he wants his horses to be light and responsive to the reins …

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Keeping Your Horse Still While Mounting – Barbara Williams

Barbara talks about how to keep your horse in place while you mount your horse, and to always stay patient while working with your horse. Many times if our temper …

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Second Section – Tom McCutcheon NRHA Futurity ’13

Tom talks about his ride on Da Vintage in the second section of the NRHA Futurity. Tom talks about how he thinks he will be a little short of making …

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World’s Best Rodeo Athletes Compete for $2 Million Purse

On March 2, 2014 the top rodeo athletes will compete in Texas for a $2 Million Purse. All of the athletes have accepted the invitation except for two due to …

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SWRHA Stallion Auction

The Southwest Reining Horse Association in underway! Make sure to follow the link below and bid on one of these many great studs that you could breed your mare to. …

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Bill Collins AQHA Hall of Fame Inductee Passes Away

Bill Collins (1924-2013) passed away on Dec. 31, 2013 at the age of 89. Collins was primarily known for his talent in the cutting industry and being the first Canadian …

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