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December 2019

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December 3-7    

American Cutting Horse Championship Show, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX. Practice Pens open at 7 am each day. Competition begins at 9 am each day. Dec. 6-Membership Meeting at 5 pm. Dec. 7-Awards Banquet at 5 pm. FMI visit www.achacutting.com

December 4-8    

Christmas Horse Show - Hunter/Jumper, Extraco Coliseum & Extraco Show Pavilion, Waco, TX. USHJA $5,000 National Hunter Derby. FMI contact Lone Star Horse Shows at 210-378-8365 or visit www.LoneStarHorseShows.net

December 6-7    

Wild Horse & Burro Adoption, Ector County Coliseum, Odessa, TX. Dec. 6-open at 10am - 6 pm. Adoption & Competititive Bids at Noon. Approximately 65 wild horses available. Dec 7 - Openj at 8 am - Noon. FMI visit www.blm.gov.

Texas American Saddle Horse Association Holiday Horse Show, Brazos County Expo Center, Bryan, TX. Multi-breed horse show featuring American Saddlebred Performance & Pleasure Classes as well as any breed pleasure classes in Saddleseat, Western & Huntseat Divisions. Plus a big selection of Academy (Any Breed) classes for all ages. FMI visit www.texasasha.com

December 6-8    

Equine First Aid Instrucor Course, Hosted by A Stable Connection, Conroe, TX. The 3-day course certifies new Equi-health C anada/Equi-First-Aid USA Instructors to teach all the basic classes and the two advanced classes. FMI visit: http://AStableConnection.com/efa-intrudtor-training.

December 7    

Round Mountain Horse Sale, US Hwy 271 North, just south of Marble Falls, TX. Accepting horses at 8 am, Tack Sale starts at 11 am, Open Consignment Horse Sale starts at 1 pm. Current Neg. Coggins required - On-Site Coggins testing available. FMI contact Cass at 210-885-0902 or Courtney at 210-316-6146.

Ranch Horse Buckle Series, Still Creek Equestrian Arena, Bryan, TX. Series Dates: Feb. 23, March 30, April 27, October 12 and December 7. Must compete in 4 out of 5 to qualify for series and high point buckles. All shows start at 9am. FMI email stillcreektina@gmail.com and visit www.StillCreekEquestrian.org.

North Texas Horse Country Tour, Denton, TX. Over 300 horse farms in the area - take a behind the scenes tour with North Texas Horse Country Tours. FMI visit discoverdenton.com/what-to-do/horse-country.

Hallettsville Playday Association Series, Lavaca Co. Expo Center, Hallettsville, TX. Series Dates: 9/14, 10/19, 11/9, 12/7, 1/11/20 and 2/15/20. Must participate in 5 out of 6 playdays. Must enter 3 our of 4 events. Buy ins for missed playdays will not be accepted after the close of books for the final playday of the series. HPA one-time membership fee $15 per person. Books open 7:45am - 8:45am. Playday starts at 8am. Mutton Bustin' (7 & Under, must weigh 65 lbs. or less) $35 entry fee - Mutton Bustin' contestants ONLY will not need a membership - no office fee. Leadline (0-6 or inexperienced Rider $36 Entry Fee. Stickhorse (8 & Under) $15 Entry Fee. Stickhorse contestants ONLY will not need a membership - no office fee. Speed Events (PeeWee-Adults) $12 Entry Fee per Event. PeeWee (0-6), Intermediate (7-8), Sub-Junior (9-10), Junior (11-13), Senior (14-17), and Adult (18 & Over). Roping Events - $20 entry Fee per event. Dummy Roping (8 & Under). Chute Roping (12 & Under), Breakaway(12 & Under and 12-17), Tiedown (12 & Under and 13-17) and Ribbon (12 & Under and 13-17) all jackpotted 50/50. FMI email HplaydayA@yahoo.com or call Holly at 361-772-5535.

South Texas Hurricane Rodeo Association Winter Series, O.D. Tucker Arena, Rosenberg, TX. Start Time 10 am. Playday Series Dates: 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 12/7, 12/14, 12/28. Barrels, Poles, Figure 8, Goats. All Ages: Leadline - Adult, Year End prizes and All Around saddles. Exhibitions start at 10 am (Barrels and Poles). Leadline starts at 1 pm. Must compete in 3 of the 4 events and 5 of the 6 dates to be eligible for prizes. Check our Facebook page South Texas Hurricane Winter Series for more details or see our website. FM*I contact Keri Ruggeroli at 713-870-5606, email: stxhra@outlook.org or visit stxhra.org.

WTAMU Buffalo Buckle Series, WT Horse Center, 2310 N. 23rd Street, Canyon, TX. Series Dates: 10/2, 11/9, 12/7, 1/18/20, 2/8/20. Arena opens at 7 am - show starts at 8 am. FMI call 303-931-4486 or email: buffalobuckleseries@gmail.com

Ranch Horse Schooling Show, Lone Star Riding School, Waller, TX. 8 am - 5 pm. Third and final show of the series. Daily and Series awards. FMI call 281-684-0275 or visit: www.LoneStarRidingSchool.com.

Hunter/Jumper Schooling Show, Guadalupe County Fairgrounds Covered Arena, 728 Midway, Seguin, TX. Hosted by Bexar County 4-H Horse Leaders. Schooling available Friday evening and Saturday morning. Overnight stalls & RV Hookups available. Divisions: Ground Poles, Beginner Rider (18" Crossrails), Novice Hunter (18"Verticals, 2' Hunter, 2'3" Hunter, 2'6" Hunter, 2'9" Hunter and 3' Hunter. Puddle Jumpers (18"-2'), 2'3" - 2'6" Jumpers, 2-6" - 2'9" Jumpers and 3' Jumpers. FMI call 210-274-8004.

Houston Dressage Society Schooling Show Championships, Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX. FMI Amy Uniss at 281-978-0767, email: auniss@gswec.com or visit www.gswec.com

December 7-8    

Haras Christmas Hunter/Jumper Show Series Final, Haras Hacienda, Magnolia, TX. FMI contact Show Manager Rob Moyar at 281-818-2321 or email: showmanager@harasdc.us.

Baby Basics and In-Hand Obstacles, Brave Horse Center, San Antonio, TX. Clinic $110 per day. $185 for two days. FMI call 210-912-7048 or visit www.BraveHorseTX.com

Dressage in the Hill Country Holiday Classic Schooling Show with Classical & Western Dressage, Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Dripping Springs, TX. Prize List, Show Rules and Entry Forms will be available in October. FMI visit: www.dsrpridingseries.com/dressage-shows.html.

December 7-11    

5-Day Liberty Clinic, Versatile Horsemanship, 3459 S. FM 372, Gainsville, TX. 9am - 4 pm. FMI call 972-571-6104, or visit VersatileHorseTraining.com

December 9    

Aimee Edwards Clinic, McLennan Community College, Highlander Ranch Covered Arena, Waco, TX. FMI contact Aimee Edwards, 254-299-8533 or email: aedwards@mclennan.edu.

December 9-13    

Frosty Hooves Camp, McLennan Community College, Highlander Ranch Covered Arena, Waco, TX. 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm. FMI contact Aimee Edwards, 254-299-8533 or email: aedwards@mclennan.edu.

December 12-15    

Texas Winter Frost Fire Hunter Jumper Show, USEF National,Great Southwest Equestrian Center, Katy, TX. FMI call 281-578-7669 or visit www.gswec.com

December 13-14    

Texas Quarter Horse Association Introductory Show, Brazos County Expo, Bryan, TX. FMI call 512-458-5202, email vclark@tqha.com or visit www.tqha.com.

December 13-15    

Lettie Ward Clinic, Coyote Springs, Seguin, TX. FMI call 210-213-8514.

December 14    

Central Texas Arabian Horse Association Open Show #4, Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Dripping Springs, TX. FMI visit ctaha.org or email centraltexasaha@gmail.com.

Black Star Dressage Schooling Show - Fall #4, Black Star Sporthorses, Rockwall, TX. Closing Date 12/10. FMI call Show Manager Jackie Blackmon at 940-367-7815 or email: Show Secretary Joanne Gramlich at blackstarschoolingshows@gmail.com or visit www.blackstarsporthorse.com

South Texas Hurricane Rodeo Association Winter Series, O.D. Tucker Arena, Rosenberg, TX. Start Time 10 am. Playday Series Dates: 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 12/7, 12/14, 12/28. Barrels, Poles, Figure 8, Goats. All Ages: Leadline - Adult, Year End prizes and All Around saddles. Exhibitions start at 10 am (Barrels and Poles). Leadline starts at 1 pm. Must compete in 3 of the 4 events and 5 of the 6 dates to be eligible for prizes. Check our Facebook page South Texas Hurricane Winter Series for more details or see our website. FM*I contact Keri Ruggeroli at 713-870-5606, email: stxhra@outlook.org or visit stxhra.org.

Ranch Trail & Obstacle Clinic, Versatile Horsemanship, 3459 S. FM 372, Gainsville, TX. 10am - 3pm. FMI call 972-571-6104, or visit VersatileHorseTraining.com

Saddle Club, 9am-Noon, Winter Play Day, 1pm - 5pm, Pony Club, 1pm - 3pm. McLennan Community College, Highlander Ranch Covered Arena, Waco, TX. 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm. FMI contact Aimee Edwards, 254-299-8533 or email: aedwards@mclennan.edu.

December 14-15    

Joseph Newcomb Dressage Clinic, LMB Equestrian, Austin, TX. $250/Ride. $20/Audit. FMI call 785-331-8567 or visit www.LMBEquestrian.com

Central Texas Hunter Jumper Finals, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX. FMI call 512-924-8562 or visit www:cthja.com

December 15    

Obstacle Practice / Christmas Party, Versatile Horsemanship, Gainsville, TX. 2pm - 4pm. $10 range gift exchange (optional). Cost $5 Members, $15 Non-members. FMI call 972-571-6104 or visit versatileperformancehorses.com

December 22    

Austin Equestrian Center Schooling Series, 1495 TX-21, Cedar Creek, TX. Series Dates: 3/31, 5/19, 7/7, 10/27 and 12/22. Combined Tests, Western Dressage, Jumpers, Mounted Games. FMI call 512-993-5320 or visit www.austineq.com.

December 28    

South Texas Hurricane Rodeo Association Winter Series, O.D. Tucker Arena, Rosenberg, TX. Start Time 10 am. Playday Series Dates: 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 12/7, 12/14, 12/28. Barrels, Poles, Figure 8, Goats. All Ages: Leadline - Adult, Year End prizes and All Around saddles. Exhibitions start at 10 am (Barrels and Poles). Leadline starts at 1 pm. Must compete in 3 of the 4 events and 5 of the 6 dates to be eligible for prizes. Check our Facebook page South Texas Hurricane Winter Series for more details or see our website. FM*I contact Keri Ruggeroli at 713-870-5606, email: stxhra@outlook.org or visit stxhra.org.

December 28-29    

MTQHA Open Ranch Horse Show, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX. Heated & AC Arena. Cash Awards in the Open & Non-Pro Divisions. Special Event Approval Pending - American Paint Horse Association, Palomino Horse Breeders of America and AQHA. End of Year Party/Awards Banquet Saturday Night. FMI visit mtqha.org.

Mid-Texas Quarter Horse Association Ranch Horse Show, Bell County Expo Center, Belton, TX. Judge: Delana Doyle. $3,500 Added Money. FMI call Crystall Petry at 254-630-9402 or email aphaqh@yahoo.com or visit www.mtqha.org.



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