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Vol. 19 Issue 9 - March, 2012

Bourbeaux Farm

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

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Home of Absolutely Awestruck We are a family farm with hopes of producing the best of the best American Quarter Horses, Paints and Palominos. Here, at Bourbeaux Farm, our foals are imprinted from the day they are born and are well socialized. Our goal is to produce not only show-quality foals, but also, your future best friends! Absolutely Awestruck AQHA/APHA, a.k.a. “Blue Eyes”, is sired by APHA World Champion Mighty Awesome, out of Icy Cooza - With limited showing, this magnificant stallion has two grands, two reserves, and placed top 10 at the APHA World show in 2009. For More Information on breeding or horses for sale:

Bourbeaux Farms Sunset, Louisiana www.bourbeauxfarm.com lindareeory@yahoo.com 337-662-5601 or 337-280-9545

(985) 796-3620

e-mail:bits-n-pieces@charter.net www.bitsnpiecesmagazine.com Editor/Publisher Jeanne Bitter Contributing Writer Suzanne Murphree Kid’s Page Editor Connie Moran Advertising Deadline: the 18th of the preceeding month

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Obvious Steel’s

first baby has arrived Black & White Stud Colt born 2/7/12

This colt available at weaning (July) $2500

To get one from your appaloosa mare contact: Pat Lea 985-848-9419

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

March 2 Bogalusa Team Sorting Bogalusa Community Arena Books open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 www.bogalusacommunityarena.com

3 C Baton RougeMarch Barrel Racing Assoc New Roads Arena books close 10:30am A www.freewebs.com/brbra 225-663-0440 LA06 L Kiln, MS ExhNBHA 12 noon Books close 1pm Tanya 504-452-9707 E Judged Event Horse Show N Conrad Mallette Covered Arena Vancleave, MS Reg 8am Start 9am D contact Vickie Beeman on facebook or vickiebeeman@prodigy.net A 2012 All Breed Open Show R (Judged Events Only): Purvis Multipurpose

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Center. High Point Prizes awarded for each Division and each Fun Class. Registration 9:00 AM. Negative coggins required! Stalls & Hookups available. All stallions must be stalled! Showing out of trailer is allowed. FMI www.ahamississippi.com or contact Angelena at 601-613-7121 or ahamississippi@yahoo.com March 4 NBHA LA 04 Plaquemine Indoor Arena exh starts at 11 & books close at 1 Scooter 985-209-3531. scooterlebouef@aol.com March 10 Southern Horsemen’s Organization Open Show (see next pg) Florida Parishes Arena 9am info@southernhorsemen.org Baton Rouge Barrel Racing Assoc Plaquemine Arena books close 10:30 am www.freewebs.com/brbra 225-663-0440 Sugasheaux Horse Show SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds New Iberia, LA. 9:00 A.M. start with halter Age Groups divided Year End Awards. Memberships available. All classes are jackpot with payment made immediately after class. Stalls & RV hookups available. Tim Guidry @ 337-365-7539 or by email at tguidry@sugarena.com website at www.sugarena.com K & W Ranch Sorting Lauderdale County Agri Center, Meridian, Ms Joey McCann (601)416-1226

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Deep South Stock Horse Show Assoc. Southwest Mississippi Horsemen’s Assn. DSSHSA Show (SWMHA) Lincoln County Multipurpose Judged events start 10am Timed events Arena, Brookhaven, MS Judged events start no earlier than 1pm memberships are 10:00 a.m./Timed events start no earlier welcome, but not necessary. BREC Shady than 2:00 p.m. contact: (601) 783-2612, Park on Greenwell Springs Road. FMI on (601) 341-6446, (601) 783-3956 pricing, dates, rules, and patterns see www. dsshsa.org, or Like us on Facebook at Deep DSSHSA Show South Stock Horse Show Association. Judged events start 10am Timed events no earlier than 1pm memberships are March 11 welcome, but not necessary. BREC Shady Sugasheaux 2-Man Ranch Sorting Park on Greenwell Springs Road. FMI on SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds New pricing, dates, rules, and patterns see www. Iberia, LA. begins 10:00 A.M. jackpot dsshsa.org, or Like us on Facebook at Deep with payback after class. Year End Awards. South Stock Horse Show Association. Memberships available Stalls & RV Hookups are available. Tim Guidry @ 337-365March 24-25 7539 or tguidry@sugarena.com Bunny Barrel Blast www.sugarena.com $1,000.00 added OPEN 4D Fla. Parishes Arena, Amite, LA March 16 exh starts at 10 am & books close at 2 noon Bogalusa Team Sorting Scooter 985-209-3531, Bogalusa Community Arena Tanya 504-431-2345 Books open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 March 30 - April 1 www.bogalusacommunityarena.com Crawfish Craze 5-D Barrel Run $10,500 added money pre-entries by March 17 March 16th Ike Hamilton Expo Center Liverpool Riding Club West Monroe, LA crawfishcraze.webs. 2012 pointed shows “Come join our com crawfishcraze@hotmail.com FAMILY riding club”Halter, performance, and timed events TOMMY DAY ARENA Louisiana Arabian Horse Association’s website lrc1.webs.com 985-229-4108 Magnolia Classic Arabian & HalfArabian Horse Show co-sponsored by the 4-H Barn Party Arabian Horse Association of Mississippi Minis and More Party Ponies & Petting at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center in GonzaZoo 11-2 at 55 Hoadley Road, Poplarville. les, LA. Region 9 & Region 12 concurrent Bring your own picnic lunch. Open to all show. FMI www.laarabians.net 4-Hers. Free to all 4-H families with children/youth ages 18 and under March 31 (Parent or legal guardian must attend with Liverpool Riding Club 4-Her) Wide assortment of riding ponies/ 2012 pointed shows “Come join our FAMhorse and petting zoo animals ILY riding club” Halter, performance, and Call for reservations 601-744-6627@ timed events TOMMY DAY ARENAweb601-795-0218 (H) 601-403-1229 (w) site lrc1.webs.com 985-229-4108 Tri-Parish Youth Rodeo See page 16 March 18 NBHA LA 06,03,04 New Iberia, LA 504-452-9707 March 22-25 Region 9 Experience LQHA Spring Show (see page 6) www.MarkHarrellHorseShows.com 618-397-1388 March 23 FPA Barrels Amite Arena Exh 6pm Books colse 7:30pm 985-748-5914 March 24 Tri-Parish Youth Rodeo See page 16

NBHA LA 04 BREC Indoor Arena exh starts at 11 & books close at 1 Scooter 985-209-3531, scooterlebouef@aol.com April 6 Bogalusa Team Sorting Bogalusa Community Arena Books open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 www.bogalusacommunityarena.com April 14 Liverpool Riding Club “Come join our FAMILY riding club” Halter, performance, and timed events TOMMY DAY ARENA please visit our website lrc1.webs.com info, please contact 985-229-4108

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Covington County Horsemen’s Assn. Collins, MS – Hwy 49 North Show starts @ 11 a.m. with halter followed by judged events. All breeds of horsesopen to the public. http://cchassociation.webs.com/ or call Doyle Batte 601-765-5713 K & W Ranch Sorting Lauderdale County Agri Center, Meridian, Ms Joey McCann (601)416-1226 3rd Annual Stick Horse Rodeo BREC Farr Park Baton Rouge, LA Reg 9am event 10 am $5/event or $20 for the day. Ages 2-7 225-769-7805

NBHA LA06 Amite, LA Exh 12 noon Books close 1pm Tanya 504-452-9707 April 22 Southern Horsemen’s Organization Open Show Florida Parishes Arena 9am info@southernhorsemen.org April 26 AQHA Special Event Reining & Cow Horse Boxing Florida Parishes Arena Amite, LA 9am $15 includes cattle fee (see page 5 FMI) April 27-29 Tiger Dash for Cash $5000 added 4D Barrels 3D Poles Lamar Dixon Arena Gonzales, LA Michele 225-663-0440

April 20 Sugasheaux 2-Man Ranch Sorting SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds New Iberia, LA. Sorting begins at 10:00 A.M. Sorting is jackpot with payback after class. April 28 Year End Awards. Memberships available Southwest Mississippi Horsemen’s Assn. Stalls & RV Hookups available. (SWMHA) Tim Guidry @ 337-365-7539 or by email Lincoln County Multipurpose Arena, at tguidry@sugarena.com Visit our webBrookhaven, MS Judged events 10:00 site at www.sugarena.com a.m./Timed events start no earlier than 2:00 p.m. contact: (601) 783-2612, Bogalusa Team Sorting (601) 341-6446, (601) 783-3956 Bogalusa Community Arena Books open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride May 5 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 Liverpool Riding Club www.bogalusacommunityarena.com “Come join our FAMILY riding club” Halter, performance, and timed events April 21 TOMMY DAY ARENA Sugasheaux Horse Show please visit our website lrc1.webs.com SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds in New info, please contact 985-229-4108 Iberia, LA. 9:00 A.M. with halter Age Groups divided Bogalusa Team Sorting Jackpot Year End Awards. Memberships 75% payback Bogalusa Community Arena available. All classes are jackpot with payBooks open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride ment made immediately 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 after class. Stalls & RV hookups available. www.bogalusacommunityarena.com Tim Guidry @ 337-365-7539 or by email at tguidry@sugarena.com Visit ourwebMay 12 site at www.sugarena.com K & W Ranch Sorting Lauderdale County Agri Center, Covington County Horsemen’s Assn. Meridian, Ms Collins, MS – Hwy 49 North Joey McCann (601)416-1226 Show starts @ 11 a.m. with halter followed by judged events. Running events not May 18 before 4 p.m. All breeds of horses-open to Bogalusa Team Sorting the public. Bogalusa Community Arena http://cchassociation.webs.com/ or call Books open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride Doyle Batte 601-765-5713 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 www.bogalusacommunityarena.com The Dusty Riders & Central Lafourche FFA Alumni Trail Ride May 20 Raceland Fairgrounds check in 8am ride Southern Horsemen’s Organization leaves @ 9am rain out date is April 28 Open Show Florida Parishes Arena 9am $15 donation ride & lunch info@southernhorsemen.org 10 & under ride free but must purchase a meal ticket. Raffle at lunch refreshments May 26 sold on ride. No dogs, ATV’s. Neg Coggin Sugasheaux Horse Show required 985-414-9496 or 985-859-5993 SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds in New Iberia, LA. 9:00 A.M. with halter Age

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Groups divided Year End Awards. Memberships available. All classes are jackpot with payment made immediately after class. Stalls & RV hookups available. Tim Guidry @ 337-365-7539 or by email at tguidry@sugarena.com Visit ourwebsite at www.sugarena.com Southwest Mississippi Horsemen’s Assn. (SWMHA) Lincoln County Multipurpose Arena, Brookhaven, MS Judged events 10:00 a.m./Timed events start no earlier than 2:00 p.m. contact: (601) 783-2612, (601) 341-6446, (601) 783-3956

2012 All Breed Open Show (Judged Events Only): Purvis Multipurpose Center. High Point Prizes awarded for each Division and each Fun Class. Registration 9:00 AM. Negative coggins required! Stalls & Hookups available. All stallions must be stalled! Showing out of trailer is allowed. FMI www.ahamississippi.com or contact Angelena at 601-613-7121 or ahamississippi@yahoo.com May 27 Sugasheaux 2-Man Ranch Sorting SugArena @ Acadiana Fairgrounds New Iberia, LA. Sorting begins at 10:00 A.M. Sorting is jackpot with payback after class. Year End Awards. Memberships available Stalls & RV Hookups available. Tim Guidry @ 337-365-7539 or by email at tguidry@sugarena.com Visit our website at www.sugarena.com June 1 Bogalusa Team Sorting Bogalusa Community Arena Books open 6:15pm Start 7pm $5/ride 985-516-7507 or 985-285-0892 www.bogalusacommunityarena.com June 2 Liverpool Riding Club 2012 pointed shows “Come join our FAMILY riding club” Halter, performance, and timed events TOMMY DAY ARENA website lrc1.webs.com For more info, please contact 985-229-4108

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See Your Local Purina Dealer and See the Difference in your horse!

Circle T Farm Supply 1610 Washington Franklinton, LA 985-839-5408

Feliciana Farmers Coop 11947 Jackson St Clinton, LA 225-683-5158

Crossroads Feed & Seed 3854 Hwy 26W Poplarville, MS 601-772-9497

Hammond Feed 102 E. Robert Hammond, LA 985-345-1920

Dodge City Farm Supply 101 Hatchell Lane Denham Springs, LA 225-664-3351 Fazzio’s Home & Farm Center 23506 Hwy 53 Gulfport, MS 228-832-2122 Page 12

Hometown Farm & Garden 301 NW Central Amite, LA 985-748-9347 J & B Feed 39 Virginia St. Lucedale, MS 601-947-3066

Longleaf Farm & Garden 104 E. Magnolia Poplarville, MS 601-795-2295 Old Time Farm Supply 13218 Hwy 44 Gonzales, LA 225-647-4201 O’Keefe Feed & Seed 900 Columbia Covington, LA 985-892-4101 Paul Bounds, Inc. 401 S. Main St Picayune, MS 601-798-3753

Raceland Ag. Service 3932 Hwy 308 Raceland, LA 985-537-6737 Spencer’s Feed & Seed 83103 Hwy 25 Folsom, LA 985-796-3970 St. Gabriel Hardware 2045 Hwy 30 St. Gabriel, LA 225-642-5724 Tri-Parish Co-Op 1080 Hwy 19 Slaughter, LA 225-654-2727 Bits & Pieces - March, 2012


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Mid Point Feed & Seed HOLDEN’S SADDLE REPAIR Premium Feeds, Fertilizers, Seed, Tack, Animal Health Products, Fencing, Hardware & Cast Iron Cookware Barkers Corner 19744 Hwy 40 Covington, LA

7:30-5:00 Mon- Sat 985-892-2002

Farm Barns, Inc.

40’ x 30’ x 16’ $8900 price includes labor (silver sides)

CUSTOM MADE TACK

LOUIS HOLDEN (985) 886-3602

HORSES TRAINED & SHOWN

29566 HWY 40 BUSH,LA 70431

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Red Benoit Training Stable “RED” BENOIT, OWNER

HORSES SOLD & BOARDED

76383 Hwy 1082

COVINGTON, LA 70435

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

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We have Some Really Nice Horses, Ready to Show, Go & Win! We have something for every riders level also Lessons & Training avaiable.russmixon.com 225-654-9254

AKC Registered German Shepherd Puppies, Beautiful Bi Color, both parents working Police dogs. Hi drive very social, UTD on vaccinations and wormings www.psdkennels.com 601-299-0260

Two Reg Palomino Horses One filly and one gelding. Both two year olds and registered very well. Halter broke and have been saddled. $500.00 each OBO. 985-226-2817

2000 Ford F-250 7.3L Powerstroke diesel, 2wd, extra cab, 140K LeeleeBeau Sales, LLC miles, maroon/silver, new tires, We sell and can order any Calico or gooseneck hitch. $7500. Ranch King trailer to Call 504-481-9386 meet your needs and budget. High Class Horse – Blanket repair, Chad Armand in French Settlement @ 225-573-1918 or Nickie ThompCustom halters and dog collars. son in Cottonport @ 318-359-0083. Pickup available. www.leeleebeau.com (985) 290-6821 Janel

Connie’s Crazy Critters Children’s Birthday Parties Onsite or Mobile pony rides, carriage rides, petting zoo (lots of animals) inflatables, picnic area hayrides and more Robert, LA 504-915-0346

Standing at Stud Rufus Cat - AQHA Highbrow Cat x Playboy mare Cutting and Team Penning horses for sale. 601-341-4662 or 601-695-0425

Two (2) flat seat cutting saddles for sale. Great condition. Call Lisa at 225-715-3180

Reg. Sorrel Tobiano Gelding 11-yrs.old, big & stout, trail rides, ridden in parades, good barrel prospect, $3500 obo. 985-892-3191

3 Used Saddles 2 team roping and 1 ranch, and 2 pairs of men’s boots size 9 1/2. 985-878-2800

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MKL Farms

Stable Boarding Pasture Boarding Horses For Sale

4434 Country Dr. Bourg, LA 70343

Mike & Kris Lirette - owners 985-594-9544 985-790-3640 cell website: mklfarms.net Page 15


TRI-PARISH YOUTH RODEO

Saturday March 17 & 24, 2012 11am til Washington Parish Fairgrounds Arena 60% Cash Payback

Pre-Register March 7-16th call after 4pm 985-517-5861 or email entries to tpyra2012@yahoo.com Registration begins @ 8:30am Books Close 10am SHARP! CASH ONLY!!! Events for ages 3 and up

Join and become a member to earn points for End of the Year Awards List of Events

Stick Horse Arena and Barrels Barrels - Poles - Sheep Riding Goat Tail Pulling - Goat Tying Goat Throwing - Calf Riding Steer Riding - Jr Bull Riding Sr Bull Riding - Tie Down Calf Roping Break Away Roping - Jr & Sr Bareback Bareback Ponies - Arena Race Exhibition - Poles - Barrels - Arena Team Roping - Youth Team or One Adult with a youth COME OUT AND JOIN THE FUN!

2012 Rodeo Dates

March 17, March 24, April 14, April 21, May 19, June 16, July 14, Finals August 11-12

For More Information Contact Roy Lea @ (985) 517-0425 or Daniel Lea (985) 515-8255

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BOARDING - RIDING ARENA - STALL RENTAL

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21301 Old Covington Hwy Hammond, LA

Open Shows at the Florida Parishes Arena Amite, LA

All shows start at 9am Gates open at 7am Neg Coggins Requires Judged & Timed Events Exhibition Classes on Saturday show dates Only New Class - Hunter Hack

FMI see info@southernhorsemen.org

STABLES 985-386-5736 Sandra Morales

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$6/$8 /class or $50 all day (1 horse/1 rider/1 classification) Stalls, Shavings & RV sites available 2012 Dates: March 10 April 22 Classifications: May 19 Pony (52� & under), June 9 9 & under, 13 & under, July 22 14-18, 19 & over, September 1 Select (over 50) October 14 November 11

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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 Now Open on Saturdays

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

D I R E C T O R Y

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

Boarding Bayou Boarding Full service boarding facility, includes feed, hay, shavings and much more. New Iberia, LA Owner - Erica 337-523-2433 www.bayouboarding.com Circle C Farm Equine Facility Dana Galliano, Rph, Owner 82417 Hwy 1129 Covington, LA 985-893-1251, 985-259-1723 985-335-4238 Home of Elvis White Diamond www.elviswhitediamond.com Circle M Boarding Stables Boarding, Riding Arena, Stall Rental. 21301 Old Covington Hwy Hammond, LA 985-386-5736 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 MKL Farms Stable or Pasture Board 4434 Country Dr Bourg, LA 985-594-9544 mklfarms.net Red BenoitTraining Stables 70363 Old Military Rd Covington, LA 985-892‑6884 Voelkel Farm Lighted arena, round pen & walker 81015 Lee Road, Covington, LA 985-373-2503-cell-days 985-893-0347-nights

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

Horse Shoeing / Farrier

Equine Insurance Your Ad Could Be HERE!

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

John Bitter Natural Balance Trimming 985-705-3811

Horse Sitting/Hauling Horse Sitting/Hauling local horse sitting and hauling Experienced/References 985-630-6119

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

Mid Point Feed & Seed 19744 Hwy 40 Covington, LA 985-892-2002 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 Total Equine Building a Better Horse One Scoop at a Time! Becky Cannizzaro 985-807-5304

Saddle/Tack Repair High Class Horse – Blanket Repair, Custom halters and dog collars. Pickup available. (985) 290-6821 Janel Holden’s Saddle Repair & Custom Made Tack Bush, LA 985-886-3602 T&R Saddle & Tack Repair Custom Leather Goods and Awards Boot Repair Loranger, LA 985-878-2800

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Trailers

Shavings / Bedding

Custom Built Gooseneck S + S Farms & Trucking Trailers of Mississippi Bulk Delivery or Load your Truck Seminary, MS 601-722-9581

Franklinton, LA 985-839-6626 or 800-839-6626

Stallions

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

Absolutely Awestruck AQHA & APHA Bourbeaux Farms Sunset LA 337-662-5601 or 337-280-9545 Elvis White Diamond - AQHA, PtHA HYPP N/N Circle C Farm Equine Facility Covington, LA 985-893-1251 www.elviswhitediamond.com Riders Up - TB Hidden Valley Ranch Folsom, LA 985-259-1373 Skippa Chrome AQHA, PHBA, FQHR Stud Fee - $250 Obvious Steel - Appaloosa Stud Fee - $350 King Jessie Casper - AQHA, FQHR 100% Stud Fee - $250 Owner: Pat Lea 985-848-9419 Standing at: Morris Quarter Horses Sandy Hook, MS 601-467-2635

Trainers Red Benoit Training Stables Covington, LA 985-892-6884 Rawhide Blackwell Quarter Horses AQHA Professional Horseman 56292 N. Cooper Rd Loranger, LA 985-878-0306 985-517-8787 Cory Bourque Natural horsemanship trining problem horses and colts. Starting @ $650/mo Abbeville, LA Lessons Available 337-298-3073 Matt Howell Circle M-D Training Center 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 or 985-335-6664

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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, Jane W. Merryman, VMD 17737 Hwy 40, Covington, LA 985-893-3839 www.greenelewis.com 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 www.kleinpeterdvm.com

D I R E C T O R Y

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