In This Issue of Barrel Horse News

CoverFebruary 2017February 2017

Volume 22, Number 2

On the Cover | WPRA World Champion Barrel Racer, Mary Burger, riding Sadiefamouslastwords to the 2016 title.  Photo by Kenneth Springer
 

[SPECIAL MARE & FOALING SECTION]

56 WHAT MATTERS FOR MARES
Reproduction veterinarian Skeet Gibson, DVM, discusses how to prepare your mare for breeding season.
BY BRIDGET KIRKWOOD

64 HOLDING ALL THE REINS
Meet Jill Lane: the breeder, owner and rider of a self-made, topnotch herd of barrel racing horses.
By ABIGAIL BOATWRIGHT

 

[FEATURES]

36 TAKING VITAL SIGNS
Learn how to assess your horse’s health with these simple steps.
BY ABIGAIL BOATWRIGHT

40 THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE
Kay Lynn Schulz’ heartbreaking journey for answers to her beloved horse’s malady leads to a groundbreaking diagnosis.
BY TANYA RANDALL

46 TRAINING TO BE TRAINED
Clint Modistach discusses the methods he uses to teach a horse to learn.
BY BRIDGET KIRKWOOD

 

[EVENT SPOTLIGHTS]

74 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo
98 NFR Photo Pages
102 BFA World Championships
116 All In Barrel Race
126 Future Fortunes

 

[CHAMPIONS’ CORNER]

24 Charmayne James' Tips
28 World Champion Reflections

 

[IN EVERY ISSUE]

6 Arena Record
11 Arena Dirt
20 Road to The American
32 Fashion Forward
131 Youth Forum
136 Barrel Racing Across the U.S.
138 Futurity Round Up
140 Barrel Racing Results
144 Calendar and Clinics

 

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