On August 5, 2017, the ladies of the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association were, for the first time in history, welcomed onto the ProRodeo Hall of Fame’s hallowed stage in Colorado Sp rings, Colorado. Three WPRA icons joined the class of 12 inductees—Wanda Harper Bush, Charmayne James and a joint PRCA/WPRA equine inductee—Sherry Johnson’s Star Plaudit.
The severe fires throughout California over the past three months have exposed humans and animals to unhealthy air containing wildfire smoke and particulates. These particulates can build up in the respiratory system, causing a number of health problems including burning eyes, runny noses and illnesses such as bronchitis.
Hailey Kinsel of Cotulla, Texas, takes home her third go-round win of the 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with a 13.43 in round nine aboard the standout mare DM Sissy Hayday.
Over the past months the American Horse Council (AHC) has reached out to the equine community to determine the potential impact of the upcoming Electronic Logging Device mandate.
The 32nd Annual Charles Heumphreus Memorial Lecture will take place February 3, 2018 at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM). This year’s event features Farrier Daisy Bicking, founder of Daisy Haven Farm: School of Integrative Hoofcare, and Dr. Nicholas Frank, professor at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.
Nellie Miller and Rafter W Minnie Reba made 10 clean runs at the 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo to steal the 2017 Women's Professional Rodeo Association World Champion Barrel Racer title and the 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Aggregate Championship.
Amberleigh Moore and CP Dark Moon earn their third round-win of the 2017 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with a 13.54 to win round eight.