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Mize Horse Sale 3rd & 5th Saturday of the Month Registered, Grade, Ponies & Mules Tack 10am Horses 1pm Mize, MS Hwy 28 & 35

We Want To Be Your Horse Sale! 601-968-7885 or 601-517-7777 NEW OWNERS

Larry Meadows MS lic# 159 & Dickey Carraway


(985) 892-6884

Red Benoit Training Stable “RED” BENOIT, OWNER


76383 Hwy 1082


Pointe Coupee Multi-Use Covered Arena

Hourly & Weekend Rates Available Call: Weldon Jewell - Director P.O. Box 290 • New Roads, LA 70760 225-638-5548 • cell 225-718-2438

P & R Enterprises Top Hat Lawrimore Delta

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Vol. 21 Issue 5, November, 2013

Bits & Pieces

“The Horseman’s Trading Post” P.O. Box 502 Folsom, LA 70437-0502

(985) 796-3620 Editor/Publisher: Jeanne Bitter Contributing Writer:

Suzanne Murphree

Advertising Deadline: the 18th of the preceeding month Bits & Pieces makes a reasonable attempt to assure that advertising claims are truthful but assumes no responsibility for the truth and accuracy of each claim. Bits & Pieces reserves the right to edit, delete, or censor all articles or information submitted to this publication. A $45 service fee will be charged on all NSF checks. Accounts that fall 30 days past due are subject to a collection charge. Bits & Pieces is a free monthly publication distributed through horse shows, retail & feed stores and also available through subscription. © Copyright 1993 - 2013 All Rights Reserved

Trailer Sales and Service Truck Accessories, Trailer Hitches: Gooseneck, Bumper or 5th Wheel

Ask about our maintenance programs at our place or yours! FINANCING is AVAILABLE

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816 Grant Ave. Breaux Bridge, La.

*Wood Shavings $4.99 *Horse Dewormer $2.95


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Licensed Trainer (985) 630-1854


Lessons for Horse & Rider

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56292 N. Cooper Road • Loranger, Louisiana 985-878-0306 • 985-517-8787 10091 Road 216 Union, Mississippi 39365 601-624-3050 Phone 601-656-7034 Fax

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(985) 886-3602 29566 HWY 40 BUSH,LA 70431 Page 9

In the Market for a New Horse? We have something for every rider’s level. Do you want to improve your game? We offer Lessons & Training. 225-654-9254


AKC German Shepherd Puppies, European Bloodlines, both parents working K9s 601 299 0264 Need Help With your Animals? I can take care of your horses, dogs cats. Cleaning stalls, feeding, exercising horses, walking the dogs. Northshore area. References available. Call Kelsey 985-237-8516

AQHA 6yr old Gelding Special Effort / Beduino / Skipper W. Professionally started, barrels, roping - heading side and western pleasure. $3500 337-577-2823

Roping Horses for Sale Solid heading horse. Seasoned calf/breakaway/heel horse. Will fit young ropers to experienced. 985-974-8820

Really Fancy 2013 Sorrel Stud colt, streak, 4 tasteful white feet, registered, halter broke and gentle! Cow bred top and bottom.... $400. 601 833 2973

AQHA Palomino Weanling Filly; Sire is Shinning Skipper out of a Pepotina mare. Excellent confirmation; Leads and loads. $1500 985-748-8524 or 985-517-8521

Rugged Drop In Bed Liner fits Chevy short bed $60 985-237-8516

AQHA 2 year old Gelding gentle, saddles, longes, loads in trailer etc. Streakin Six / Toast to Dash / Streakin LaJolla $1500 337-577-2823

Registered 4 Year Old Palomino Gelding. Very Well Started, Loping a barrel pattern. $3500 obo. Call 985-226-2817

Classified Ads Only $18 for 20 words (over 20, 25¢ per word)

601-876-3409 301 Franklinton Street Tylertown, Mississippi 39667 POWERSTROKE




CIRCLE M • Injectors • General Maintenance • Turbos • Repairs • Transmissions • Performance • Clutch • Diagnostics 1000 W. Coleman Ave Hammond, LA 985-549-1991

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21301 Old Covington Hwy Hammond, LA

STABLES 985-386-5736 Sandra Morales

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Mid Point Feed & Seed

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A Trailer for Every Purpose If you need it, we’ve got it! I-55 @ Exit 13 McComb, MS

601-250-1888 A little birdie told me that you need to RENEW Your Membership or ELSE!

Don’t Be Left Behind! Renew Your Membership By

January 31, 2014

To Be Eligible to go to The Youth World & Novice Championship Shows & for your Sugar Bowl Points to count towards a Year End Award!

The show year runs from December 1, 2013 to November 30, 2014 Visit our website at To download a membership application TODAY! Page 14

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Accounting Equine Appraisal & Accounting Specializing in Equine Accounting Dianne Ascani Arndt 985-630-9558

Arena Rental


Florida Parishes Arena Amite, LA 985-748-5914 Pointe Coupee Multi-Use Covered Arena New Roads, LA 225-638-5548 Sweetwater Campground & Riding Stable Loranger, LA 985-878-6868


NOLA Movie Ranch Full service boarding, 31 stalls, 2 wash rooms, 24/7 on-site staff, training, lessons, indoor arena, round pen, pastures on 25 acres. Open to the public; limited availability. Give us a call. 75181 Hwy 1083 Covington, LA 70435 985-773-1088

Alfalfa Hay Circle C Farm Covington, LA 985-893-1251 farm 985-259-1723 cell

Red BenoitTraining Stables 76383 Old Military Rd Covington, LA 985-892‑6884

Mid Point Feed & Seed 19744 Hwy 40 Covington, LA 985-892-2002

Voelkel Farm Lighted arena, round pen & walker 81015 Lee Road, Covington, LA 985-373-2503-cell-days 985-893-0347-nights


Bayou Boarding Full service boarding facility, includes feed, hay, shavings and much more. New Iberia, LA Owner - Erica 337-523-2433

Sweetwater Campground & Riding Stable Loranger, LA 985-878-6868 Circle C Farm Equine Facility LLC Services include: Training, Breaking, Shoeing, Breeding & Lessons Computers Dana Galliano, Rph, Owner Joe Trosclair AQHA Pro Horseman 82417 Hwy 1129 Covington, LA NEED HELP WITH YOUR 985-893-1251, 985-259-1723 COMPUTER? 985-335-4238 Computer Services: Home of Elvis White Diamond Viruses removed, Slow computers tuned-up, Bought a new computer and need to Circle M Boarding Stables transfer files? Boarding, Riding Arena, Computer and Laptop Repair Stall Rental. 21301 Old Covington Hwy Hammond, LA 985-386-5736 Need a Web Page? Home & Small Office Network Setup, Routers, WiFi and Circle Z Ranch training by the hour my location or Horse boarding, lighted arena, yours. round pen, turn-out pastures. Steve 985-273-8399 711 Bayou Dularge Rd Houma, LA Ray 985-688-9064 Diesel Repair Good Guys Farm Full Boarding Covered Riding Arena with lights & outdoor arena. Multiple pastures. Quality Care! Also Horses for Sale. Folsom, LA 985-796-8445 985-966-3449-cell

Feed & Hay

JPJ Farms Hay Sales & Trucking Coastal & Alacia Bermuda Hay Delivery Available 985-981-2427

Total Equine Building a Better Horse One Scoop at a Time! Becky Cannizzaro 985-807-5304 Quality Feeds, Inc. “Our name says it all” Performance, Breeding, Maintenance & Custom Feeds. The only Kentucky Equine Research Team member in Louisiana. We carry Alfalfa, Timothy & Coastal hay. Call or come by. 985-893-3889 18142 La Tung Rd, Covington, LA

Horse Shoeing Your Ad could be HERE

Horse Sales Larry Meadows Mize, MS 601-733-5439 Southwest Horse Company Buy • Sell • Trade All Breeds John Christiana - Bush, LA 985-886-2250/985-630-3283cell

Horse Sitting/Hauling

Tangi Diesel Performance LLC Powerstroke, Cummins, Duramax 1000 W. Coleman Ave Hammond, LA 985-549-1991

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Notary Service NOTARY SERVICE Eddie Pauratore 19288 Section Road, Covington, LA 985-892-8745 Eddie, a Retired Attorney and Administrative Law Judge, is available to NOTARIZE DOCUMENTS AT THE FARM ANY DAY OF THE WEEK. Please call first.

Real Estate Doug Rushing Realty, Inc. 601-876-3409

Saddle/Tack Repair Holden’s Saddle Repair & Custom Made Tack Bush, LA 985-886-3602

Shavings / Bedding Atlas Feed Mills, Inc. 816 Grant Ave Breaux Bridge, LA $4.99 No Limit! 337-332-1466

Trailers P & R Enterprises, Inc. Horse, Cargo & Utility trailers Hwy 25 Folsom, LA 985-796-9898 Ranch Outlet Trailer Sales 113 E, Gloria Switch Lafayette, LA 337-235-0795

Trainers Arndt Training Stable Breaking & Training, Sales prep, Lay-ups, Turn out, horse transportation Licensed Trainer 985-630-1854 Red Benoit Training Stables 76383 Old Military Rd Covington, LA 985-892-6884 Rawhide Blackwell Quarter Horses AQHA Professional Horseman 56292 N. Cooper Rd Loranger, LA 985-878-0306 985-517-8787 Rob Morris Cow Horses AQHA Professional Horseman Amite, LA 985-637-6735 Derek Hammond Colt Starting Bar-H Farm Bush, LA 985-773-8163

S + S Farms & Trucking Bulk Delivery or Load your Truck Franklinton, LA Matt Howell 985-839-6626 or 800-839-6626 Circle M-D Training Center

Veterinary Cooper’s Mobile Veterinary Service Equine Medicine, Acupuncture and Chiropractic 24 Hour Emergency Services Dr Keith Cooper, DVM, CVA 18221 McKay Lane, Franklinton, LA 70438 Office: (985) 839-9557/ Fax: (985) 839-5838 Greene, Lewis & Associates, Inc. Equine Veterinary Clinic & Hospital 24 hour Emergency Service Gary M. Greene, DVM, DACT, Hunter S. Lewis, DVM, DABVP, Barry V. Strickland, DVM, Ashley R. Berthelot, DVM, Kellie L. Horton, DVM Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist Large and Small Animals 17737 Hwy 40, Covington, LA 985-893-3839 Kleinpeter Equine Veterinary Services, LLC Specializing in state-of-the-art preventative care and sports medicine Chat Kleinpeter, DVM Heather Garcia, DVM 39088 Hwy 42 Prairieville, LA 70769 225-744-4671


20289 Hwy 1062 Loranger, LA 985-878-3655 T.S. McBeath Sales Sales Management & Horse Training 10091 Co. Rd 216, Union, MS 601-656-7034 Stephen Woodard Foundation Horse Training Riding lessons available Off Hwy 450 between Folsom and Franklinton, LA 985-795-1035

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Western Stores & Boots Ranch Outlet 3324 NE Evangeline Thruway (I-49)Lafayette, LA 337-234-5015

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT 3 Man Team Sorting Practice KeeKay Stables/Port Allen, Louisiana. 7:30pm. $25 for 5 rides-drawpot. Can ride more than 5 rides. If enough participants, jackpot after practice 2 rides for $10 w/ money payback. Call 225-268-7602 or 225-715-3180

4 Age Groups, Each Group is Eligible for Daily End Awards & End of Year Awards! 225-266-0572

Bogalusa Cow Sorting Practice 1st & 3rd Friday nights starting in March Crain Arena 12159 Hwy 1075 Bogalusa, La. 70427 FMI: Troy at 985-516-7507 or Blake at 985-285-0892 or find us on Facebook at Bogalusa Cow Sorting.

RICK LEDOUX HORSE AND RIDER CLINIC with guest Clinician Larry Westmoreland 9:00 to 4:00 pm, lunch provided 50456 Lester Lane, Loranger, La 985-878-6524 to register or email

November 2 Louisiana Stock Horse Assoc 10 am DeRidder, LA 877-335-3072

November 10 NBHA LA04 New Roads Indoor Arena exh start at 11 and books close at 1 Scooter 985-209-3531,

“Kicking it for Candace” Wayne Johnson covered arena 200 Foster Mound Road Natchez, MS. 39669 Exhibitions 9:00am - 12:00pm $4 ea or 3/$10 $2,500 added open 4D run 1:00 $30 $250 added youth to follow open $20 75% payback Cash only Each rider subject to a one time $10 donation fee BBR Pending All profits from this run will go to the family of Candace McManus to help with expenses Stephanie Morris 601-888-6104 November 3 Covington Co. Horsemen’s Assn Hwy 49 N, Collins, MS Show starts at 10 a.m. with halter and western/English classes Plus gaited & pony classes with payouts Running classes not before 1 p.m. Year-end awards All age classes from 6 and under to 18 and over Call Doyle Batte (601) 765-5713 or visit our website at November 9 Deep South Stock Horse Show Assoc Shady Park Arena in Central. This is an Open Show! Everyone can attend! Shows start at 10 am unless otherwise noted. Judged Events & Speed Events

NBHA LA06 #14 Florida Parishes Arena Amite Exh 11am books close 1pm 504-452-9707

November 16 NBHA LA04 Port Allen Indoor exh start at 11 and books close at 1pm Scooter 985-209-3531, Horsin’Around Riding Club Averett Arena Loranger, La Barrels, Poles, Stakes & Quads FMI: Lisa @ 985-320-6369 November 21-22 Block and Bridle Club at LSU AllStudent and Open Rodeo John M. Parker Coliseum on the LSU Campus Nov. 21st - Student Rodeo ($5 admission); Open to all college students in the state of Louisiana STUDENTS MUST BRING VALID COLLEGE ID; starting at 7:00 pm, books close at 6:15pm Nov. 22nd- Open Rodeo ($5 admission), starting at 7:00 pm, books close at 6:15pm Awards to be given: Buckles for champion “true” rodeo events on student night; $1500 added money open night Benefiting “Brave Heart - Children in Need Inc.” Children 12 and under who bring a new or gently used teddy bear will get in FREE! Call in registration: November 17, 2013 from 12:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Jamie: (225) 717-6666 or Brooke: (337) 308-0234

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**CALL IN’s GIVEN PRIORITY AT BOOKS** Go to for event listing and pricing Email or call (225) 717-6666 for more information Like us on Facebook: Block and Bridle Club at LSU November 23 NBHA LA04 BREC Indoor Arena, Baton Rouge exh start at 12 noon and books close at 1 Scooter 985-209-3531, November 29 & 30 Turkey Turn N Burn 5 D Barrel Race $5,000 in Added Money Canton Multipurpose Complex Canton, MS FMI 601-624-3050 or December 7 RICK LEDOUX HORSE AND RIDER CLINIC with guest Clinician Larry Westmoreland 9:00 to 4:00 pm, lunch provided 50456 Lester Lane, Loranger, La 985-878-6524 to register or email AQHA TRAIL CHALLENGE Registration is 8 AM 9 AM ride time. $30 per adult/child. PAC APPROVED NEGATIVE COGGINS REQUIRED. Dec 8, 2013 guest clinician Daniel Dauphine will have a trail/horsemanship clinic registration available either day. FMI Ms. Laura Lane-Lott 985 750 4474. FMI for Daniel Dauphine December 14 SouthWest Horse Sale see page 7

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