October 2018

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October 5   

Paris Livestock Auction, 3320 HWY 82 E., Paris, TX. Tack 6pm. Catalog Horses 7pm. Non-catalog horses to follow. FMI Scott at 903-724-4776 or Kirby 903-875-8130.

October 5-7   

Country Bound "A" Hunters, Jumpers Classic, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX. FMI call Patrick Rodes at 940-240-1207 or email;

October 6   

Central Texas Arabian Open Horse Show, Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Dripping Springs, TX. NEW Classes - Ranch Riding, Western Horsemanship, Western Trail and English Trail in addition to Halter, Showmanship, Saddle Seat, Hunt Seat, Western Performance and Walk trot Classes. FMI email or visit and call Brad at 469-855-4177 or Linda at 512-484-8283.

Round Mountain Horse Sale, Round Mountain, TX - located on US Hwy 281 North - just south of Marble Falls. Accepting horses at 8am. Tack sale at 11am. Open Consignment Horse Sale starts at 1pm. Current Neg, Coggins Required. Large selection of new saddles and tack. Used saddles and tack welcome for auction. FMI call Cass or Courtney Ringelstein at 210-855-0902 or 219-316 6146.

Texas Lost Pines Riding Club Playday #7, 186 HWY 95 S, Elgin, TX. Playdays: 3/3, 4/7, 5/5, 6/2, 8/4, 9/8 and 10/6. For year-end awards participant must be a TLPRC member and compete in 5 out of the 7 Playdays AND compete in 4 out of 5 events at each playday. Books open at 8:30 am. Leadline starts at 9:30 am. FMI contact Lorrie Phillips at 512-350-9566 or email

Lone Star Arabian Horse Club Open All Breed Show, Legends Horse Ranch, Kaufman, TX. Registration at 8:30 am, Classas start at 9:30 am. (Show Dates: 4/8, 5/26, 9/8 and 10/6) FMI call Sharon at 972-524-9791.

October 6-7   

Alamo Area Youth Horse Association Fall Circuit, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX. This show is double judged. FMI contact 512-787-6340 or email or visit

Horsemanship Clinic, Old County Arena, Gonzales, TX. Start a solid training foundation or polish up your already broke horse. This two day clinic is the next step to improving your equine relationship and you and your horse's current skill set. Learn; timing, body control, consistency, and softness at all gaits through patterns and exercises. Topics include; groundwork for respect, gaining control of the shoulders and hindquarter, neck reining, proper cuing (leg cues), stops, side pass, establishing WILLING forward motion, training techniques for common bad habits, and leads. This straight forward clinic gives riders plenty of "homework" to expand on . And as always each clinic is 100% unique (each event we offer some new information, exercises, etc) and personalized to the riders who attend. 3 instructors, $200 per person, audit $15 per day. FMI contact Kaylon at 361-648-1055, or visit

October 7-20   

NRCHA Snaffle Bit Futurity, Will Rogers Memorial Center, John Justin Arena, Fort Worth, TX.

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October 12-13   

Hunt County Horseman's Association Open & AQHA Horse Show, Hopkins Co. Civic Center, Sulphur Springs, TX. Classes start ay 6pm on Friday. FMI visit

October 13   

Capital Area Quarter Horse All Breed Horse Show, Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Dripping Springs, TX. FMI contact Penny Reeves-Goff at or visit

Coyote Springs Derby #5, Year-end Awards/Halloween, Coyote Springs, Seguin, TX. (Coyote Springs Derby Dates: 2/24, 3/24, 5/19, 9/8 and Oct.14) The rider/horse combination that has earned the most points throughout the series will be awarded at the Oct. 13th Derby. Rider/Horse must have competed together in 3 out of the 5 derbies. Two phase competiton - Dressage and Stadium/ Cross Country. XC vests must be worn for jumping. FMI call barb at 2102138514, email or visit

October 11-14   

Fall Fun - "A" Hunters, Jumpers Classic, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX. FMI call Patrick Rodes at 940-240-1207 or emai:

October 13   

Capital Area Quarter Horse All Breed Horse Show, Dripping Springs Ranch Park, Dripping Springs, TX. Beat the heat show - short sleeves and no bling! Series 5/5, 8/4 and 10/13. Daily & series highpoint and reserve highpoint awards. Show series exhibitor appreciation party on Saturday night following the show. Party continues Sunday at CAQHA's Ranch Show. FMI contact Penny Reeves-Goff at or visit

October 13-14   

Lone Star Year End Hunter Jumper Show, San Antonio Rose Palace, San Antonio, TX. FMI call 210-378-8365, or visit

October 19-21   

1st Annual Debbie Fulton Benefit Barrel Race, ACE Arena, Andrews, TX. Friday - walk-up entries, CASH only. Exh. 5-7pm. Saturday - Exhib. 8:30 - 11:30am. Sunday Exh. 7-9:30am. Stalls $25 per night. Call Amanda at 505-515-1692 (cash only).

October 20   

South Texas Horse Show Series Spring Open Show, San Patricio County Fairgrounds Arena, Sinton, TX. (Fall Shows: 9/5 and 10/20). End of year and daily hi-point awards division. Walk/Trot 10 & Under (daily award only), W/T Youth 18 & Under, Youth 18 & Under, W/T Adult Rider 19 & Over, Adult 19-39, Adult 40 & Over, Bonus Buckle Two Divisions W/T & Lope All Western Classes. FMI call 361-362-3594, email or visit

Central Texas Dressage Society Mini Show X, Silver Hill Stables, Manor, TX. Judge: TBA. FMI contact Erika at or text/call 512-922-5400 or visit

Bluebonnet Barrel Racing Association, 7AL Arena. FMI visit

Bluebonnet Equine Humane Society Horse Epo, Travis County Expo Center, Austin, TX. FMI visit

Training on the Trail Annual Potluck, Tack Sale, and Play Day, 7097 Miller Creek Loop, Johnson City, TX. Check in is between 9 AM and 10 AM only. Late arrivals will pay a $10 late fee. This will be an open, go at your own pace schooling obstacle day, potluck lunch, bring your favorite dish, and tack sale. Last sale we had everyone set up tack for sale at their trailers. Cost: $55.00 cash onlyFMI call (830) 220-2626, email:

October 26 - November 3   

ApHC World Championship Show, Will Rogers Memorial Center, Coliseum & Johm Justin Arena, Fort Worth, TX. FMI visit

October 27   

South Texas Pinto Horse Show, Guadalupe Co. Fairgrounds Covered Arena, Seguin, TX. FMI visit

4Shepherds Desensitization Clinic, Brave Horse Center, 1501 Creekview Drive, San Antonio, TX. Covered Arena. 10am - 4pm. Instructed by Scott Shepherd, former Head Trainer for the Dallas Police Mounted Unit. FMI visit, or call 243-949-6179.

October 27-28   

NTHJC/WW Show - Hunters/Jumper Horse Show, Texas Rose Horse Park, Tyler, TX. FMI call D'Anne at 903-882-8696 or email,..

Jeremy Steinberg Dressage Clinic, WV Dressage, 17931 Penick Road, Waller, TX. FMI call Jody at 832-341-5055 or

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