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Features it’s Time for the 34th annual gallop stallion services auction ........................... 5 baxter black On The Edge of Common Sense The Dog and the rabbit .......................... 14 sensible Horsemanship by Ann Kirk ............................................. 16 Veterinary Knowledge Ageless Horsemanship Reflecting on 25 Years Dr. Bob Peters, DVM ............................... 20 Details announced for the northwest Horse Fair & Expo 2018. ......................... 24 back Country Horsemen, Ponderosa Chapter Places to ride near spokane by Ken Carmichael ................................. 26 back Country Horsemen, Ponderosa Chapter work Party at escure ranch by Ken Carmichael ................................. 32

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Do not Miss this Year's Gallop on Sunday, January 28th!


o not miss this year’s Gallop on Sunday, January 28, 2018! The Auction is offering an incredible lineup of stallions from all over the United States with breeding fees ranging from $500 to $4,100 per service. This year’s lineup includes Congress & National Champions, and World & Reserve World Champions. More than half in the lineup are World Champions, while many are Leading Sires in the industry. The event opens at 11am, with the Opening Ceremony starting at 12 Noon. As well as bidding at the event, livestreaming of the entire auction can be viewed on the Internet, website at: www. This will allow for national and international bidding as well as interested parties who cannot

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personally attend to view and participate by toll free phone lines. There is no better time to shake that cabin fever. The Gallop Annual Charity Stallion Services Auction and Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest look forward to seeing you all on Sunday, January 28, 2018 at the Northern Quest Resort and Casino Family Pavilion. Northern Quest is located at N. 100 Hayford Road, Airway Height, WA. Whether you’ve attended the Gallop once, or twenty times… come join in on the 35th Annual Gallop Event! For further information about the event, contact Gallop Coordinator, Barbara Turner at 509-990-4167.

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Stallion Services - For The Year - 2018 To Benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Spokane..... Sunday, January 28, 2018 - Northern Quest Resort & Casino - 12:00 P.M. PST Broadcasting live from Gallop’s Internet website: You have the opportunity to call in on a toll free number to bid on stallions services!

Dual Smart Rey

Cats Merada

Whizkey N Diamonds

Shiners Voodoo DR

Spooks Gotta Gun

Two-Million Dollar Sire! AQHA World Champion NCHA Open Stakes Champion NCHA Futurity Champion Sire Lifetime Earnings: $330,436

Four-Million Dollar+ Sire! NCHA Futurity Open Semifinalist NCHA Reserve World Finals Champion Bonanza Classic Champion Lifetime Earnings: $177,900

AQHA World Champion - Senior Reining NRHA Open Derby Co-Reserve Champion NRHA Shootout Reserve Champion NRHA Futurity Sire Award Winner Lifetime Earnings: $225,000

NRHA DERBY Level 4 Co-Reserve Champion Lifetime Earnings: $88,000+ Limited first foal crops offspring earnings $372,000+

NRHA Million Dollar Sire! APHA World Champion Junior Reining Horse Reining By The Bay Open Derby Champion Sire of NRHA Futurity Open & Derby Champion Lifetime Earnings: $81,000+

Blazing Hot

VS Flatline

Lazy Loper

VS Code Red

No Doubt Im Lazy

Two-Time AQHA World Champion AQHA, NSBA, and Equistat Leading Sire Sire of World, Reserve World & Congress Champions Offspring Earnings of over Three-Million

AQHA World Champion NSBA World Champion Five-Time Congress Champion Reichert Celebration Equine Sports Medicine Reserve Champion

AQHA Top-Five Leading Sire AQHA World Champion Reserve Congress Champion NSBA Top-Five Leading Money Earning Sire Sire of 75+ World Championships

World Champion Sire! Multiple NSBA World Champion Five-Time Congress Champion Multiple NSBA Breeders Futurity Champion

AQHA World Champion All American Quarter Horse Congress Champion Three-Time Reichert Celebration Champion Sire of World, Reserve World, and Congress Champions

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The Home Run Kid


Its A Southern Thing

Multiple NSBA World Championships Congress Futurity Champion Leading Money Winner of all time for AQHA Stallions AQHA World Champion & Congress Champion Sire

Ten-Time APHA World Champion Five-Time Unanimous APHA Open World Champion Five-Time APHA Amateur Word Champion

Two-Time PHBA World Champion Bayer Select Reserve World Champion Sire of multiple AQHA, PHBA & APHA ~ World & Reserve World Champions

Four-Time AQHA World Champion Four-Time AQHA Reserve World Champion Eight-Time Congress Champion Two-Time Congress Grand Champion Two-Time National Champion

AQHA Reserve World Champion Western Riding NSBA World Champion Western Riding NSBA Reserve World Champion Western Pleasure

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Batt Man Blazing Hot Blue One Time Caribbean Touchdown Cat Ichi Cats Merada Catty Hawk CD Diamond Certianly A Vision Cool Stylin Star Desires Little Rex

DGS Replicated Double Up Investment Dual Smart Rey Ecredible Extremely Hot Chips Good To The Max HBF Iron Man HF Moster Hot Ones Only Hubba Hubba Huntin Its A Southern Thing

Lazy Loper Matt Dillon Dun It Nite Moves No Doubt Im Lazy Playdox Rap Cat Rawhide Outlaw Repeated In Red Reydioactive Shine N Spook Shiners Voodoo DR

Skips Famous Squire Skys Blue Bently Smart Boons Surely A Pepto The Home Run Kid The Lopin Machine Travelin Jonez VS Code Red VS Flatline Whizkey N Diamonds

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It’s Time for the 35th Annual Gallop Stallion Services Auction


t’s just around the corner, don’t miss the owners join the ranks! This year Gallop has 35th Annual Gallop Stallion Service Auction stallions from Washington, Texas, California, presented by Rhodes River Ranch at Northern Oklahoma, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Quest Resort & Casino on Sunday, January 28. Colorado, Arizona, and Idaho. The event will start at 12 Noon PST, which Stallion breeding fees range from $500 to allows plenty of time for our National and $4100 per service. “We like to keep a pocket International bidders! All stallions & auction book range so everyone has a chance to be a items will be presented on 30 foot screens part of the Gallop event and help our mission, in Northern Quest’s Pavilion. The auction is as well as help raise the bar of their breeding live-streamed on the internet and web viewers program” explained Gallop Event Coordinator, will be able to watch and bid on both stallion Barbara Turner. This year’s event offers 30 and auction packages by calling our toll free World Champion stallions! Many others are number and speaking with an operator. Reserve World, Congress, NCHA, and NRHA Gallop would like to congratulate our top Champions. There are 3 stallions that are 7, 9, selling services from the 2017 auction. The and 10 time World Champions! highest selling service was, Lazy Loper. His Many of you will recognize the Stallion Highest Selling Service, service was purchased by Jeanne Johnson names, as they are leading sires of their “Lazy Loper” of Bixby, Oklahoma. The second highest breed and have produced multiple World selling service was VS Flatline, purchased by Rolan Wohlin and Reserve World Champion offspring. You will have the of Spicer, Minnesota. opportunity to purchase Gallop’s third highest services to some of the selling service was finest Halter, Western tied between Dual Pleasure, Hunt Seat, Smart Rey, purchased Working Cow, Cutting, by Ronald Wheeler and Reining stallions in the of Quincy, Illinois, world! The 2018 stallion and VF Code Red, line-up is complete, and the purchased by Rolan website is being updated Wohlin of Spicer, daily with our non-service Minnesota. Fourth auction items. This is a highest selling service great time to do some was Spooks Gotta homework on transported Gun (who was also semen costs, mare care the highest selling facilities and breeding Paint stallion and procedures for stallions and Second Highest Selling Service Paint/Quarter Horse ranches that are of interest “VS Flatline” stallion), purchased to you. It also gives you Third Highest Selling Service by Lisa Naive of Walton, Kentucky. an opportunity to research “Dual Smart Rey” Gallop would also like to thank all of the owners of the 2017 the stallions. If you are line up. Their support and dedication to Gallop’s mission has considering transporting semen, make sure you research the helped the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland process and contact the stallion owner to confirm costs and Northwest continue to help families in crisis, what their “Live Foal Guarantee” consists of. who have travelled to be near their child in Those costs will be between the successful a hospital and need a place to stay. A big bidder and the stallion owners or breeding ‘thank you’ goes out to all the breeders who farms. Visit the Gallop website for more have participated in bidding on Gallop’s information, fine stallions! Can’t make it to the event in person? PreThis is your opportunity to help a family bidding is currently being accepted, or you in need! Be sure to attend one of the can bid the day of the Auction by calling Nation’s most successful fundraising Equine our toll-free number and speaking to an events either in person, or online! Gallop is operator. Bidding via the toll-free number ranked as one of the best events to purchase will start at 11am. Watch the event live on Stallion services in the country! Each year the our website, and Fourth Highest Selling Service Stallion line-up gets better and new stallion have your credit card ready! If possible, “Spooks Gotta Gun”



bidders who are calling in should try to place their bid one or two services before the Stallion they are interested in. Not going to be near a computer? On the road, working or hauling home from a horse show? Don’t worry, let Barb Turner know and arrangements can be made for your bid prior to services hitting the auction block! Gallop would like to acknowledge their event underwriter, Rhodes River Ranch, who is proudly sponsoring the auction for the 18th year. Rhodes River Ranch is located at the foothills of the Cascades, just an hour and a half north of SeaTac in beautiful Arlington, Washington. The Ranch is dedicated to breeding, raising and training future World Champion performance horses, and providing top quality service to their clients. They also offer some of the finest performance prospects with bloodlines such as, Peptoboonsmal, High Brow Cat, Smart Chic Olena, Dual Rey, Gunner, Smart Little Lena, Topsail Whiz, CD Olena, Soula Jule Star, Nic It In The Bud, Starlights Joy, Shine By The Bay, TR Dual Rey, CD Lights, Shine Like Hail, Magnum Chic Dream, and their top AQHA World Champion Reining stallion, Whizkey N Diamonds. They welcome visitors to tour their site and contact them for more information regarding a service, one of their stallions, sales or just to visit! To learn more about the Ranch, go to The Gallop Charity Auction is indebted to Jean Rhodes and all other sponsors for making the Gallop Auction possible. Just as outstanding as the breeding services are the nonservice packages! These items are auctioned in-between

Gallop Phone Bank bidding for their callers, which consists of 80% of the successful bids

breeding services and are a chance for anyone to get involved, not just those in the equine industry! We will be adding nonservice items to our website right up to the day of the event, so check the website frequently! Some of the non-service items already donated include a two night, three day all-inclusive Five-Star Resort vacation at the Resort at Paws Up in Montana, rated third in the world for five star resorts! A one night, two day all-inclusive Dude Ranch vacation at K-Diamond-K Guest Ranch located in Republic, Washington. A Hells Canyon wild river jet boat tour for two, from Killgore Adventures. Professionally framed artwork by the Picture Peddler. A weekend getaway package at Northern Quest Resort & Casino including a one night stay, dinner at their five star restaurant, and a companion


APHA Reg#910883 2007 Homozygous • Black & White Tobiano • 15.2 hands, 1150 lbs Sire: Heza Blue Tomcat • Dam: Goin to the Cash Bar “Rocket has a great disposition and great conformation that he is passing onto his foals from a variety of mares! Rocket is homozygous for the tobiano and black gene so guaranteed a colored foal and all black based! All of his foals to date have been awesome and are very versatile! His oldest offspring are 3 & 4 this year and there are some being trained for hunter/jumper, English Pleasure, Western Pleasure and barrel racing! Also check out Rocket’s excellent pedigree! Please consider breeding your mare or mares to Rocket and you will also be a very happy and proud owner of a beautiful Rocket foal!” 2018 Breeding Fee: $500 • Non-Refundable Booking Fee: $150

er aka Casp

Poco Buenos Ghost

aka Rocket

Live Cover and Shipped Semen

AQHA Reg#4504586

2004 Cremello • 14.3 hands, 1050 lbs • Sire: Buenos Twisted Doc • Dam: Pocos Miss Miranda “Casper has a great foundation pedigree, great disposition & conformation. He has offspring that are excelling in the roping pen, speed events, cow horse events and also great trail riding and family horses! And to add to all that he adds the great colors of either palomino, buckskin, smokey black or even smokey grullas, depending on the color of the mare!”

2018 Breeding Fee: $400 • Non-Refundable Booking Fee: $150 Young Prospects Available for Purchase by Both Stallions

C&S paint and Quarter Horse Ranch

“A big thank you to everyone who has chosen to breed their mare or mares to one of our stallions in 2017 and over the past 10 years! Producing good working and using horses and adding color as a bonus Also, thank you to all of you who have purchased a horse from us! It is your support and hearing the wonderful stories of the resulting Elk, WA 99009 • 509 220-7712 foals or the progress of our home bred horses that keeps us doing what we love every year! ”— Charlene & Steve Ulrich Like us on Facebook!


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massage at their spa. An overnight stay in a historical luxury Inn Suite located in the heart of Leavenworth, which includes a white water rafting trip, followed by a BBQ. And the always popular ‘Painted Ponies & Jewelry’ package from the artists themselves, Vickie Knepper-Adrian and Lynn Bean. Or, maybe you are interested in bidding on an Ireland Adventure for two? Escape the run of the mill and become enchanted with a captivating journey through Ireland. Where you will explore pre-historic forts, navigate pristine lakes and discover hidden gems on this guided adventure through Gaelic culture. This experience will include a 6 night getaway in Dublin, Ennis & Killarney, historic castle overnight stay, rental car, Guinness storehouse VIP tickets, Gap of Dunloe & Aran Islands excursions. Maybe you’ve always wanted to take a trip to New York City to witness something great? Are you a dog lover? Then you might be interested in our Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Take a six-night Ireland adventure with rental Madison Square car, VIP tickets, and castle overnight stay Garden. The elegance, beauty and grace of canine athletes combine with the excitement of competition at the world’s most famous sporting arena before a live national television audience. This package will include 2 reserved tickets in the 100 level for the 2019 Westminster Dog Show in New York City; 2 admissions to the daytime Breed Judging and Benching at Piers 92/94; a 3 night stay in a standard guest room in hotel accommodations such as Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, or comparable; and Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to New York. Back by popular demand, you are going to have the opportunity to bid on a Churchill Downs VIP Package. You and a guest can experience the exciting and colorful spectacle of Thoroughbred racing as the nation’s finest horses compete at Churchill Downs. Along with watching the spectacular action on the track, you can stroll through the historic grounds and enjoy the ambiance of one of the most hallowed shrines

in American Sport. This package will include: VIP Private Jockey Club Suite for 2 at Churchill Downs during the Spring, September, or Fall meets. Race named in your honor & trophy Bid on the exciting presentation. Three Churchill Downs VIP Package night stay in a standard guest room at a Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, or comparable hotel, and round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to Louisville, Kentucky. Up for a cruise? Enjoy an Ocean View stateroom for 2 for a 4 or 5 night cruise to the Bahamas or the Caribbean, available year-round! Your ocean view stateroom (up to 190 sq. ft.) includes two twin beds (can convert into queensize), vanity area, private bathroom and picture window or porthole. Details on all these vacation packages are located on the Gallop website at The excitement doesn’t end here! There is always our silent auction too! Items on the tables will include: tickets to Triple Play and Silverwood Theme Parks; dining and North 40 gift cards; a $425+ pair of Hathorn’s Rancher Boots, top of the line Whites Boots; multiple Valentine’s gifts; Ariat, Tin Haul, Roper and Wrangler attire, beautiful gift baskets, Men’s Conchos and Women’s Crystal Rhinestone Studded Belts, wool blend & felt Saddle Blanket; Navajo saddle blanket; Gel Shock’ Saddle Blanket; Smoky Mountain Woman and/ or Youth boots; Rawhide Rommel Reins; Futurity Knotted Browband & Headstall; tooled turquoise Bridle, Breast Collar, and Reins; and much, much more! The 35th Gallop Anniversary Auction is offering a rare opportunity on a non-service auction item. A 1996 Gallop Limited Edition Big D Blanket! The history of the Limited Edition Big D Blankets started in 1989. Coordinator Barb Turner and Glenn Drake, owner of Big D Blankets began brainstorming the creation of rare limited edition blankets for the auction! Their idea became a reality, followed by the additional support of Gallop’s Event Souvenir Program Artist, Tod Locke. Glen and Tod went on to create a design that was unique each year from 1990 to 2002. The retail value of these one of a kind blankets are valued at $800 by Big D, selling yearly between $525 to $2500 over the course of 13 years. This year one of those rare Limited Edition Blankets found its way back to the Gallop Auction to raise money towards Gallops mission. The Limited Edition Blanket is in a beautiful red base color, with a one of a kind piping in white and gold. On the right corner is embroidered ‘Sponsored by: Big D 1996 ~ 1 of 3.’ In 1996 the Big D Gallop Limited Edition Blankets were still being silk screened. The design depicts two rearing horses holding a snaffle bit between them. A stunning white dove holding a gold star in its mouth is in the center of the broken snaffle bit. The blanket was symbolic of the Wishing Star Foundation’s white dove logo, Gallops rearing horse logo, and a snaffle bit being held by the stallions representing



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Mr Bo Button Notorious


APHA True Black “Homozygous Tobiano” Stallion / 6 panel DNA: Netative / BREEDERS TRUST. Sired by World Champion producer ‘The Cash Button” & out of a daughter of Two Time World Champion “Sonnys Amigo Bar”

2016 exotic Black Arabian Stallion. Homozygous Black / Sweepstakes / SCID-CA clear. Standing his first year in 2018 One of only two BLACK Arabian sons of Magic Magnifique in the United States Sire: Magic Magnifique, [True Colours x Magic Mon Amour] by Thee Desperado+ Dam: Trevs Onyx, by PFC Trevallon [UAE}, by Magnum Psyche

Im One Bad Button Photo at 6 days old

2018 Fee: $850 Transported Fresh Cooled Semen. Multiple Mare Discounts.

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the equine industry as a major benefactor of the Gallop event. Every detail in its creation was done in assuring its value as a collector Limited Edition Blanket by Big “D,” the design is on both sides of the blanket. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to bid on a sought after collector blanket. These blankets are quality above the Big D ‘All American.’ Gallop is forever indebted to donor & supporter Glenn Drake, and long time Gallop art designer, Tod Locke. If at all possible, make a trip out to Northern Quest and watch our Opening Ceremony at Noon. Witness the stage come alive with entertainment that will astound you! Gallop welcomes actress & singer, Valerie Stichweh back to the stage. She has been performing at Gallop and entertaining countless Ronald McDonald House children for 17 years. Valerie has opened up for major named acts such as Freddie Fender, Sherrie Austin, Big House, and Doug Supernaw. She has performed at private parties entertaining guests like Wayne Newton and Jack Hannah. She has also worked with amazing songwriters like Bill Byrne and Michelle McCammond. She has also worked with Oscar and Academy Award winning actress and legend Patty Duke in the ‘Traditions Of Christmas’ musical. She will be one of the featured vocalists on an upcoming album called “Together.” She has performed a tribute to vocal giant Celine Dion in a Vegas style production called Showstoppers Live, as well as a tribute as Carrie Underwood in Las Vegas! She is a performer not to be missed! Gallop also welcomes back the very talented singer Christy Lee. She placed in the top 3 for the Inland Northwest’s “Best Of.” The gritty texture of Christy Lee’s voice is one of the

best you’ll hear! She has lived in Nashville recording and performing regularly in music venues and on Broadway. Over the past 6 years, Christy Lee has been in and out of Nashville pursuing her music career, touring and sharing the stage with the likes of Rascal Flatts, Randy Houser, Franky Ballard, Hunter Hayes, Bryan White and Blake Shelton! She wows audiences wherever she performs. You’re all in for a treat as singer-songwriter Luke Yates returns to the stage for his second year! He has performed over 2000 concerts across the United States. Over the past several years, Luke has been writing, recording and producing throughout Nashville and Los Angeles. He has several videos on YouTube that have accumulated thousands of views. Luke is no stranger to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest. In 2012 Luke had the The 2017 Gallop Ambassador of opportunity to visit the Good Will, Gabby DeLuc with singer/ Ronald McDonald House songwriter Luke Yates. You will not in Spokane. There he want to miss Luke’s appearance at met Gabby LeDuc, a the upcoming Gallop event!

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little girl fighting for her life against cancer. During breaks of families. And that is a gift that is truly priceless. from touring he would often frequent the house to have When Horse Previews asked Coordinator, Barb Turner fun with the kids and play music for them. In 2014 Luke what stood out in her past 35 years of doing the Gallop event, was privileged to witness Gabby’s bell ringing ceremony at she had this to say... Sacred Heart Medical Center. This ceremony symbolized that “Thinking back Gabby’s battle with cancer had been won! Luke’s first hit single over the past 35 “Smile”, featured Gabby in his music video! At the 2017 Gallop years, of course we event, Gabby was Gallop’s Ambassador of Good Will, and are indebted to our unbeknownst to her was reunited with Luke. They performed presenter of the event ‘Smile’ together on stage. It was an emotional moment shared Rhodes River Ranch, between them and all who were there! Luke was asked to sponsors, and stallion sing the theme song, “God’s Fallen Angels,” for the bestselling donors. Without them book, The Execution by Sharon Cramer. The song received we’d have no event! I worldwide exposure! Every song, recording, and video that am blessed with my The first Limited Edition Blanket sold at Luke makes is a masterpiece of artistic expression, directly committee of hard the 1990 Gallop Auction. Donor Glenn from the heart. Do not miss out on catching his appearance at working, passionate, Drake (owner of Big D Products) on the the 2018 Gallop Opening Ceremony! and dedicated people. far right with his stallion, Jester Smoke Gallop will also host singer, songwriter, guitarist, and They are the most recording artist, Nick Canger to the 2018 Gallop Opening important and I am honored to have worked alongside them Ceremony! Nick found success with his release of an old these past 35 years. New faces have come, few have gone, Tim McGraw song that was written by Tommy Barnes called, others have aged together, and some we have lost forever in “When She Wakes Up and Finds Me Gone.” To date, Nick has this world as we know it. played with Gary Chapman, Michael Peterson, Jason Michael There was a day when we carted and hauled our children Carrol, Luke Yates, and many more. You can hear Nick singing around as we worked. Today those same children actively on the radio, and on the tongues of his fans young and old. run the event! We were younger when we started the Gallop His music can be followed on ITunes, YouTube, Facebook, Auction... now I like to believe we are wiser. As our 35th ReverbNation, and live at this year’s 2018 Gallop Event! Nick Anniversary approaches, I realize the Gallop Committee leaves his talented mark on stage every time he performs. always focused on the jobs at hand and took very little credit. If you haven’t heard him yet, do not miss out on one of The Gallop event has been blessed with the best crew of Country Music’s best new acts at the 2018 Opening Ceremony dedicated people! The hours of donated time working before, of the Gallop Stallion Services Auction! All of this excitement the day of, and after the event reflects the level of commitment help’s the Gallop Stallion Services Auction meet its primary they have given to Gallop running smoothly and effectively. goal of raising funds to help the Ronald McDonald House Since the inception of the Gallop event in 1983, the committee Charities of the Inland Northwest continue their mission of has been instrumental in raising $2,006,116.37! helping hundreds of families. Check out all of this year’s Kudos to these extraordinary people devoted to the mission performers on Gallop’s Facebook page, or on our website, of the Wishing Star Foundation and the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest in the success of Imagine if your child was sick. What would you do if Gallop’s past 35 years. I feel privileged to have such amazing, you had to fly to a hospital in a different city far from your passionate people in my life and on the Gallop Committee. It home? Would you know where to go? When you arrived at has been my honor to lead a strong and dedicated Committee the hospital, where would you put your extra clothes? Where team. They are the real stars of the Gallop event!” would you shower? Where would you wash your clothes? Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest Who would you turn to for help? These and many other is indebted to Gallop’s sponsors, donors, committee members, questions are all answered daily by the volunteers at the stallion owners, and bidders for their support in both the Ronald Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Inland Northwest. McDonald House Charities mission and Gallop Auction. You Families are provided temporary lodging, comfort and can be a part of the Ronald McDonald House Charities family support while their children are accessing medical services too and make a direct impact on the life of a child today. and overcoming medical struggles. Ronald McDonald House Charities of The house provides a consistent and the Inland Northwest looks forward to caring helping hand, lessening the seeing you all at the Gallop Stallion mental and financial strain on families. Service Auction on Sunday, January, It allows them to focus on the most 28, at Noon for a “Fun”-raising event. important thing ... supporting their For more information about Gallop, children. Fortunately, people like or the Ronald McDonald House you, help support the mission when Charities of the Inland Northwest, you participate in the Gallop Event! please contact Barbara Turner at 509A rare opportunity will hit the auction block Your generosity provides more than 990-4167. for the 2018 Gallop... a wonderful afternoon ñ it offers a a Limited Edition 1996 Big D Blanket! home away from home for hundreds


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Ann Kirk Sensible Horsemanship Hello to all the men and women, young and old, who read the Horse Previews Magazine. I trust you’ve survived the holidays with grace. By the time you read this, it should be about over and things will be getting back to normal (whatever that is!) It is the beginning of a brand new year and a new season and I look forward to sharing it with you. I realized I have been writing articles now for nearly 10 year and I am grateful to Horse Previews Magazine for giving me this opportunity to share what I have learned with all of you. Let me start by saying, I welcome questions. If I know what you’re interested in, I can better address the issues relevant to you. But, for the benefit of those who don’t know much about me, I would like to introduce myself and detail a few events that have brought me to where I am today as a trainer. My training changed dramatically in just a couple of years and it is nothing short of miraculous to me how it all came to be. I was born in Chewelah, WA and was raised on a dairy farm in the Springdale area. I was the 7th of 8 children (7 girls and 1 boy) and we each had our own horse to ride. I grew up working cattle, herding goats, checking fences and riding like a wild woman almost every day. I can remember riding by myself by the time I was 3. I broke my arm at 6 when I fell off and the horse stepped on me. I had the fastest horse in the herd and we raced often. It was a great way to grow up.

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From as far back as I can remember, I wanted to make enough money working with horses to justify having them. I loved the challenge of riding a new horse. Whereas, my other sisters were satisfied to ride their own, I was often in trouble for riding their horses without permission. I didn’t want them to ride mine, of course, but I had a hard time resisting the feel of a new one under me. When I would go to other people’s places, I usually had to try all of their horses. And if they told me one was a bit unruly, well, that was the one I just had to ride. I wasn’t much good at training then, but I sure loved to ride. I started my first horse at age 14. My dad was handy with horses and he helped me. She was a dark Palomino QH named Goldie and she taught me a lot about young horses. I definitely caught the bug for training and began reading everything I could get on the subject. I trained a few here and there for the next several years but it wasn’t until I married my husband, Jim, that I began training full time. It was still largely trial and error (lots of error!) until the year someone gave me a copied copy of John Lyons’ “Round Pen Reasoning”.

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As I watched him maneuver the horse in the pen with no physical attachment, I was mesmerized. And hearing him explain the reasoning behind what he was doing was like turning on a light and finally seeing what I had been struggling to understand for years. It all made perfect sense to me and I could not wait to test it out. Needless to say, I was totally fascinated when I could copy what John did with the same results. Though I spent many hours untangling my rope as I learned how to throw it and get it rewound, I could not get enough. I am still amazed, hundreds of horses later, at the simplicity of making that connection with a horse. Jump ahead nearly 20 years to 2005 and I’m at Ride the West where Josh Lyons is one of the featured Clinicians. Just to go and watch for 3 days was sure to be great! But little did I know the chain of events that would start on that weekend. First, I found out he was taking sign-ups for a 3-day clinic to be held locally in July. The cost was out of my reach until a friend volunteered to pay half if I would use her horse. Wow! This was great! If that would have been all, it would have totally changed my level of training with the exercises I learned in those 3 days. But, there was much more. Before the clinic was over, Josh told me of a pilot program he was doing and offered me 4-weeks of private lessons. These would focus on the aspects of a reining horse with flying lead changes, spins, stops, rollbacks, etc. I was very excited for I had occasionally had to turn down horses due to my lack of education and practice in fine-tuning, so this was another huge step for my future. It also was necessary if I was to pursue my goal of doing clinics where I could teach more people to connect with their beloved horses.

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Next step was finances and the horses to use for this special opportunity. I was to get 2 horses ready by teaching them the lessons learned in the 3-day clinic. Added to this was cantering on both leads and conditioning for the long sessions to come. I spent 3 months, 4-5 days a week, an hour per horse per day riding and working these horses. One of the horses, a 6-year old Thoroughbred/Walker cross mare, I had just gotten from my mom. I was to find her a new home because she would buck whenever she got scared. I had bred and trained this filly and she had bucked me off 4 times over the years. I was at a lose as to what I would do with her. Well, the timing was perfect and so was she. I was ready when November rolled around and Josh came up for the first 2-week session. We worked hard for 2 weeks, he left for 3 while I practiced and then he came back for 2 more weeks. I had never worked so hard trying to learn new things about training. It was tough on the horses for they had to be pushed far harder than normal. The weather the last 2 weeks was miserable for everyone. It was during the real cold spell in December of 2005. But it was worth it all. What I accomplished and now can pass on to others was worth every minute working and every dollar spent. When it was over, I had become one of the first two to complete the Josh Lyons’ Accreditation Program. What an honor! I have since been teaching clinics, giving lessons and doing training with greater results then ever before. I have also become fast friends with one of the Northwest’s finest people, Susan Rae, and she blessed me with the opportunity to participate at Ride the West as a clinician and to train for her. I constantly tell her I owe her my life and cannot express how grateful I am for all her support. Her show was incredible and offered the horse community so much! In closing, I owe many thanks to all of you who have supported me in this quest both financially and verbally. I hope to pass on these the wonders of sensible horsemanship to all who will let me, so you can find an even more fulfilling relationship with your horse. And remember, if you have any areas that you would like me to address, please e-mail me or call me and let me know. It will be a fun year together and I hope you’re looking forward to all the possibilities it holds. Bye for now and God Bless-------Ann Kirk For more information on Ann Kirk’s Sensible Horsemanship Programs, go to

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First of all, how the horse itself is viewed has changed dramatically. A quarter century ago the majority of our clients still viewed the horse primarily as an economic investment. Most decisions about treatment and care of a horse were directly tied to its economic value. It was common in those days to hear “No way I’m gonna do that Doc. This horse ain’t even worth that much.” Don’t forget, I said most, certainly not always. Today the horse is much more commonly viewed as a pet, and even a family member. Thus, its actual economic value is not as heavily considered with respect to its care. Now, we are told every day to do whatever is best for the horse. In spite of the fact that very often the economic value is less than the treatment costs will be. Obviously, it is a great improvement for the horse to be viewed as a loved family member rather than a tool for a job. That has been a - if not the - driving factor in the advancement of equine veterinary medicine over the past 25 years. And what has driven that change? The majority of our clients used to be lifelong horse owners, and predominantly male. Today a huge percentage are women that got into horses after the kids were gone. These ladies now have time and money to devote to their horse, and they are devoted. Actually, until I sat down to write this article I never considered the connection between

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the increasing roles of women in horses being tied to the horses increased well-being. I suppose one could argue that women have driven many of the advancements in horse care. I say congratulations ladies and keep up the good work! I could go on and on about the medical advancements. We used to have only plain film x-ray equipment for diagnostic purposes. We now have digital radiography, digital ultrasound and even MRI. There are many, many more but since January and February are dental months I will focus a little more on dentistry. I believe the most dramatic changes in equine medicine for the horse have come in the field of dentistry. (Disclaimer, I am biased on this one.) The good news is- that is GREAT news. But, to temper it a little it had the furthest to come. Twenty-five years ago equine dentistry was in the dark ages. It had almost no changes between the 1800’s and the 1990s. When I started I literally had one dental instrument. It was an old yellow handled swivel head Thompson float. I did any “floating” that needed to be done with that one instrument. I didn’t even have a mouth speculum. Today we have literally hundreds of instruments at our disposal. We have power tools, lights, speculums, advanced imaging systems both endoscopic and x-ray. We have a periodontal unit for periodontal pockets, diastemas and cavities. Yes, we fill cavities. Over my career, equine dentistry has completely switched from reactionary to preventative. Back in the day, we only did teeth on older horses that were losing weight or dropping feed. Now we start working on their teeth early to prevent

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Places to Ride Near Spokane By Ken Carmichael, Back Country Horsemen - Ponderosa Chapter Many of us have enjoyed riding at the Riverside State Park Equestrian Area. Besides supporting miles of equestrian trails throughout the park it provides such amenities as 20 campsites designed for equestrians, 60 foot round pen, trail course and 140x240 arena with announcing stand. A public address system is also available. This makes an ideal facility for many of our equestrian events and training our horses. Some of you were at the Ponderosa Back Country Horsemen Scavenger Hunt in September 2016 and 2017. The Exchange and Horse Previews were major sponsors of this popular event. This is just an example of the events that are held and can be held at these facilities.

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As more equestrians use the area for personal training and riding, and events are held there is a demand for additional amenities. To augment PONDEROSA CHAPTER the arena we can use bleachers. To start with we can put one section up next to the announcers stand and grow from there as the demand warrants. How do we get this done? As with all projects someone needs to take the lead. Back Country Horsemen did this to build the facilities that are there now. What we are looking for now is another group, or individual, to take the lead in getting bleachers installed. What Does This Entail? • Coordination with Riverside State Park • An investigation of what will meet the needs and what the area can accommodate • Research of bleachers that are available on the market • Funding. I think that the Back Country Horsemen and Riverside State Park Foundation will help contribute to this but we will need additional support • Purchase of the bleachers • Installation of the bleachers There are many ways to accomplish the above tasks. It can be an individual, a Boy Scout eagle project, an equestrian group or a combination of groups. But whatever it is, someone must take the lead and follow it through. Riverside State Park provides a wonderful venue for equestrians. We want to ensure that it continues to provide the type of facilities that equestrians want and need to support the equestrian community. If you are interested in such a project please contact Ken Carmichael at or 509-4662225 so that we can further investigate the options. Further information about Back Country Horsemen can also be found at If you want to learn more about trails and help maintain access to them you can contact the Ponderosa chapter of BCH at or Or call me, I love to talk horses! 509-466-2225

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When the Ponderosa chapter of Back Country Horsemen (PBCH) was formed we developed a strong working relationship with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). With this relationship PBCH agreed to help BLM by keeping our eyes and ears open as we traveled and camped on the BLM land, reporting back to BLM about what we experienced. In addition, we want to help maintain and improve the trails and facilities. As part of this arrangement the Ponderosa chapter used materials supplied by the BLM to build and install a kiosk at the BLM Escure Ranch (Rock Creek) Recreation Area. This larger kiosk replaces a small kiosk at the trailhead. This will allow more trail information to be provided. In addition, the smaller kiosk will be moved to the equestrian campground where it will provide more specific information about care and maintenance of the equestrian facilities. In addition,

during 2017 PBCH helped spread wood chips on the equestrian campground. The Escure Ranch south of Sprague Washington, at over PONDEROSA CHAPTER 12,000 acres, provides excellent opportunities for equestrians, hikers, bikers and hunters. Over the years PBCH has helped move trailhead fences and build corrals and highlines. BLM has provided stock water, picnic tables, fire pits and a restroom. BLM provides recreational opportunities on sites over most of eastern Washington. The BLM website is www.blm. gov. PBCH appreciates and supports all of the opportunities BLM provides for equestrians. More information about PBCH can be found at

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Monthly, Lewiston, ID, Monthly, Richland, WA 3rd Wednesday monthly, Appleatchee Clubhouse, Wenatchee, WA 1st Wednesday monthly, Club - 3rd Thursday, C’s Pizza, Union Gap 4th Tuesday, Wildlife Council Building, 6116 N Market, Spokane, WA 3rd Saturday monthly, 1st Tuesday monthly, INB Airway Heights - 1st Wednesday monthly, 6pm, Norther Inn, Republic, WA Check website for meeting: Alternate month - see website for dates Call for information on meeting dates 3rd Thursday monthly, E.O. Wednesday, Blackjack Saddle Club Arena, Thompson Falls, MT See Call for meeting place & time, Hermiston, OR 2nd Tuesday monthly, 7pm 1st Sunday montly, Princeton, ID 1st Monday monthly, Legacy Farms, Loon Lake,WA 2nd Tuesday monthly, Kennewick, WA Deary, ID 1st Monday monthly, Moses Lake, WA 1st Monday monthly Call for information 1st Monday monthly, evenings, Billings, MT Call for meeting times Call for information on meeting dates 3rd Wednesday monthly, any breed welcome Call for Volunteer Training Information Gentlemen on Horseback Yearly week long ride since 1948 Every Wednesday, Location TBA Third Monday monthly, Moses Lake Municipal Airport 2nd Tuesday monthly, Heron Community Center, Heron, MT Clinics throughout the Inland Northwest Check our website for current info & meeting schedule For info on Open & Novice Barrel Races: Monthly Meetings Meetings TBA Last Thursday of month 6pm, Denny’s, Sprague & Pines, Spokane, WA 3rd Wednesday monthly Monthly Meetings - time and place vary 3rd Sunday, every other month, 3pm, Timber Creek Cafe Call for meeting & activity dates 1st Tuesday monthly, November through March Monthly meetings, contact us for location, Spokane, WA Meetings - call or e-mail for information 1st Tuesday monthly (except Jan, June, July & Aug), Monthly, Thunderhead Farm, Moscow, ID Go to website for info: 1st Tuesday monthly, Clarkston, ID 1st Thursday monthly, 7pm, Chewelah WA 2nd Wednesday monthly 1st Tuesday monthly, 6pm, Apple Tree Restaurant, Lebanon, OR 3rd Wednesday monthly, 7pm, Opportunity Resource, Missoula, MT Check website for events: Bruce Olso, 45 S 1100 E, American Fork, UT 84003 Meets 2nd & 4th Thursdays, Federal Way, WA Call for meetings and race dates For more information and race dates, see our website Call for information on meeting dates,

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Over 7500 copies of Horse Previews are distributed quarterly in Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Montana and British Columbia. Pick up your FREE copy early at your western, tack, feed, farm & horse supply stores. Distribution is the first Thursday of January, April, July and October. Please contact us if you are interested in becoming a distribution point.

Special Position

All ads are positioned run of paper (ROP) at standard rates, without preference. Ads requesting premium or specific position other than ROP will incur an additional 15% charge.


Ads must be reserved by the 15th of the preceding month to be published in the next quarterly magazine. We are often able to accept ads a few days after the 15th, so please contact us if you require extra consideration.


Electronic Edition

The Horse Previews Magazine on-line edition is uploaded the first Thursday of every January, April, July & September. Our web site can be found at: You can also contact us via e-mail: HorsePreviews@spokane.Exchange


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The Fine Print

Payment by your personal check or money order must accompany all mailed in advertisements. Please type or print your ad neatly. We are not responsible for accuracy from handwritten copy. Horse Previews will not be responsible for misinformation, misprints, typographical errors, etc., herein contained. We reserve the right to edit, alter, or refuse any advertising or articles for publication. Neither Horse Previews nor its advertisers intends prejudice because of age, creed, disability, origin or sex. Reproduction without permission is prohibited. All rights reserved ©2015 Horse Previews Magazine, P.O. Box 427, Spokane, WA 99210-0427. Exchange Publishing, LLC. Revised December 2016


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