Monthly Archives: January 2014

PRCA: Pro Rodeo Betins Weekend of Bucking, and Eating Dirt

Reno Rodeo Photo by Laura Leigh, Horseback Magazine SW District Fat Stock Show Rodeo Lake Charles, La., Jan. 30-Feb.1 Bareback riding leaders: 1. (tie) Heath Ford on Frontier Rodeo Company’s Lou Valley, Ryan Little on Frontier Rodeo Company’s Dakota Roan…

Who Dunnit?

MURFREESBORO, TN, (ACTHA) – Attendees at the Southern Equine Expo Will Have the Chance to Look for Clues, Solve a “Crime,” and Win Prizes!  Join the fun and play the “whodunit”  Based on characters from The Magnum Equation: A Cat…

Texas Thoroughbred News and Notes

AUSTIN, (Texas Thoroughbred Association) – If you’re looking for a Derby horse to cheer for, you might consider Uncle Sigh – he’s named after one of the stars of Duck Dynasty on A&E and his owner, George McEwen’s Wounded Warrior Stables, donates…

Awards Abound at USPC Annual Meeting & Equine Symposium

  PORTLAND, (USPC) – Portland, Oregon has just finished playing host to the 2014 USPC Annual Meeting and Equine Symposium held January 22-26. The over 700 attendees were treated to more than 75 educational workshops, presentations, and interactive learning experiences…

PRCA RODEO: Lake Charles Kicks Off Weekend of Rodeos

 Reno Rodeo Photo by Laura Leigh, Horseback Magazine FORT WORTH, (PRCA) – Bareback riding: First round leaders: 1. Steven Peebles, 83 points on Rafter G Rodeo Company’s Pegasus; 2. (tie) Jake Vold and Kaycee Feild, 82 each; 4. Caleb Bennett,…

The Ridge at Wellington’s 1.40m Grand Prix Moved to Saturday

    WELLINGTON, (Phelps)  –  The Ridge at Wellington Turf Tour 1.40m Grand Prix HAS BEEN MOVED from Friday, January 31, to Saturday, February 1, due to the weather and scheduling conflicts. The grand prix will take place this SATURDAY…

Mississippi Gulf Coast Winter Classics Around the Corner

    GULFPORT, MISS (Phelps) – Envision horse showing on one of the finest grass grand prix fields in the country and just ten minutes later sitting on the beautiful white-sand beach of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. In just six…

Lawyers Seeking Evidence of Negligence

  Harness racing driver Anthony Coletta nearly killed in Nov. 17, 2013 incident PHILADELPHIA, (PR Newswire) – Attorneys from Saltz, Mongeluzzi, Barrett, & Bendesky, P.C., representing critically injured harness racing driver Anthony Coletta, are seeking a court order to force…

Purina Launches New Feed Line

Product line formulated by Purina Ph.D. Equine Nutritionists and based on 85 years of research   ST. LOUIS, (Purina)  – Purina Animal Nutrition today introduced IMPACT horse feed, a line of premium horse feeds designed to meet the nutritional requirements…