Monthly Archives: January 2014

New Mexico Judge Continues Slaughterhouse Restraining Order

By Steven Long, Horseback Magazine HOUSTON, (Horseback) – A state district judge in Santa Fe, New Mexico has continued a temporary restraining order for an additional ten days. The ruling blocks, for the time being, opening of a horse slaughter…

Piaffe Performance Puts Global Dressage Festival Adult Amateurs in a Frame

WELLINGTON, (JRPR)– Getting one’s horse ‘in a frame’ is a foundation for good riding but when the 2014 Adequan Global Dressage Festival (GDF) opens January 8 at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, it’s adult amateur riders going…

Ram Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo Results Round One

Reno Rodeo Photo by Laura Leigh, Horseback Magaine WACO, (PRCA) – Bareback riding: First round: 1. Evan Jayne, 84 points on Rafter G Rodeo’s Tumbleweed, $1,459; 2. Jake Brown, 83, $1,094; 3. Clint Cannon, 80, $730; 4. Richie Champion, 78,…

THE AMERICAN Challenges Tie-Down World Champions to a Head-to-Head Competition for a Chance to Compete for Biggest Payout in Western Sports History

Fred Whitfield Photo by Steven Long   Eight-time World Champion, Joe Beaver and Eight-time World Champion, Fred Whitfield challenged to duke it out for a chance at the $2 million payout.   OMAHA (RFD TV) –RFD-TV’s THE AMERICAN, presented by…

First Citrus Series Horse Show Just Around the Corner

  WELLINGTON, (Phelps)- Citrus Series Horse Show is set to launch January 3-4, 2014, Citrus Series signature orange ribbons When developing Citrus Series Horse Shows, organizer James Lala listened to the requests of trainers and riders he’s heard over the…