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WHTA Youth Council Trail Ride

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East Tennessee Walking Horse Association News

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

Smoky Mountain Association Scholarship Program deadline is April 1, 2017 – DON’T miss an opportunity to apply for this scholarship. Application is on the Forms page. ________________________________________ The East TN Trainers Association will host a barn party / trade day at Chris Helton Stables – April 1, 2017. Come and enjoy horse’s, food, silent auction
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FLAG HORSE SOUGHT

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

Do you think your horse has charisma and striking beauty? If so, then perhaps your horse should be the next flag horse for the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration. After 12 show seasons, current flag bearer Counterfeit Dollar retired. Traditionally the flag horse was a padded white horse. However horses of other colors will be
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Equine Obituary- The Duck

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

The Jim Baum Family recently announced the passing of the 1999 15.2 & Under World Grand Champion The Duck. The black stallion was humanely laid to rest on March 12, 2017- four days after his 27th birthday. Although Rodney Dick directed The Duck to a World Grand Championship, Dr. Jim Baum also accumulated numerous wins
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Equine Obituary- Disarmed

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

WC Disarmed has passed away at the age of 17. The sorrel mare was owned by Joan Kemp and Casee Bush.  Throughout her show ring career, Disarmed claimed 34 blue ribbons. In 2010, Casee Bush directed the mare to a World Championship title winning the Owner/Amateur Novice Riders on Novice Park Pleasure Mares class. Gen’s
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Equine Obituary- Black Diamond Ritz

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

The partnership of Zinter & Doran has announced the passing of Black Diamond Ritz. Sired by He’s Puttin’ On The Ritz, the beautiful black stallion was foaled March 12, 2002. After a short show ring career, his legacy became his offspring: RWC Ritz’s Diamond Broker, WC Hey Pretty Girl, WC Adorable Diamond, WC The Camp
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Judge for SCWH Ladies Auxiliary Horse Show Announced

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

The judge for the SCWH Ladies Auxiliary Horse Show will be Mike McCormick. The show is April 7th and 8th in Clemson, SC. We ask that you please support the first SC show of the year with a sponsorship. Please contact me, Beverly McLeod, Sandra Blackwell or Billie DeArmond for any questions. We look forward
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DEPUTY ADMINISTRATOR ADDRESSES TRAINERS

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

Shelbyville, TN- On Wednesday, March 22, 2017 USDA-APHIS Deputy Director Administrator Bernadette Juarez addressed the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association at their March meeting. This meeting is an annual event that is held in conjunction with the National Trainers’ Show. In Juarez’s speech, she communicated the group’s goals which were also released as part of the
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Obituary -Sidney Baucom

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

Sidney George Baucom was born October 21, 1930 in Salt Lake City, Utah. He was the first of three children born to parents Sidney and Nora Palfreyman Baucom. He attended West High School followed by undergraduate studies and Law School at the University of Utah. After graduating, he married his high school sweetheart and love
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OBITUARY – CLYDE FRANCE

Mar 24th, 2017 | By

Please keep Daphne France, her mother, Audrey and her family in your prayers. Daphne is in Virginia with her mother and does not have cell service. To reach the family call 276-926-4017. Clyde was a member of the NCWHA and loved showing his horses. James Clyde France, age 68, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017.
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