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Upcoming Events

Please see the Calendar of Events page for more events, as well as details and contact information.

March 7–8

PCMHC March Classic (AMHR/Classic)

Ingalls Park, Norco

March 7–8

Clinic: Learn to Show with the Pros

Brookside Equestrian Park, Elk Grove

March 14

Clipping and Show Grooming Clinic with Tracy Yost

Blue Oak Farm, Clayton

April 4

Area VII Schooling Show #1

Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek at Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek

April 11-12

Rolling Hills Spring Fling (AMHA)

Rolling Hills Equestrian Center, Corning

April 18-19

Clay Station Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton

April 25

PCMHC April Flowers (AMHR)

Riverside Rancheros, Riverside

May 9-10

Brookside Spring Show (AMHA)

Brookside Show Park, Elk Grove

May 22–24

National Area VII Show (AMHR/Classic/Modern/ASPR)

Ingalls Park, Norco

May 23-24

Clay Station Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton

May 23-24

2015 Continuous Drive

Twin Rivers Ranch, San Miguel

June 5–7

Western States Horse Expo

Cal Expo, Sacramento

June 6

Area VII Schooling Show #2

Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek at Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek

June 12–14

Summer Festival CDE

Clay Station Horse Park, Wilton

June 13

PCMHC June Jamboree (AMHR)

Ingalls Park, Norco

June 22

Stanislaus County Fair Horse Show (Driving)

Stanislaus County Fairgrounds, Turlock

February/March 2015 Journal
The Journal is online!
The February/March 2015 issue is available here.

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Bay Area Equestrian Network

Clipping and Show Grooming Clinic with Tracy Yost

Saturday, March 14, 10:00 am
Blue Oak Farm, 2575 Morgan Territory Road, Clayton

  • Clipping demonstration by Tracy Yost
  • Lunch (included)
  • Q&A session with Tracy
  • Raffle for a free clipping!

Early Bird Special! $25 and free raffle ticket!

Register by March 7, and you'll save $5 on registration and receive a free raffle ticket!
On-site clinic fee is $30, and raffle tickets are $5 each.
This clinic will be held rain or shine, so mark your calendar and send in your registration now!
Download the clinic flyer and registration form (PDF)

Did we mention that this event is a fund-raiser for Area VII? We're working hard to raise money to fund an ASPC/AMHR sanctioned show in 2016.

2015 Schooling Show Series

This year, we are having a series of three schooling shows at the Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek at Heather Farm Park. Mark your calendars for April 4th, June 6th, and August 1st. There will be a High Point Award in each Division—Junior and Senior—for the series, sponsored by Rich Erickson and Jacob Elliott of Double E Ranch in Galt, CA.

Check out the 2015 Schooling Show Series page for more information.

JUST ADDED! Halter classes for beginners who have never shows before. The updated complete premium for the April 4 show is available now.

Welcome New Members!

Shelia Bryant and John Gracey of Appy Downs in Marysville
Jacob Elliott and Richard Erickson of Double E Ranch in Galt
Lauren Vucinich, South San Francisco
Eleanor (Nell) Wood, Napa
Cassidy Blanton of Drive 'Em Wild Ranch in Reno
Jean M. Hayunga of Black Mountain Miniatures in Carmel
Pam Brown of Twin Cities Tack in Galt
Cindy and Kimberly Groverman of The 350 Ranch in Santa Rosa
Nancy Resetar, Royal Oaks
Sharon Rapadas, Loomis

Horse SmilingPlease Renew Your Membership for 2015

Now is the time to renew your membership for 2015. You can renew by downloading the 2015 membership renewal form (PDF) and sending it with your payment to the address on the form.

Want to Join Area VII?

New members can download the 2015 membership form for new members (PDF).

Questions? Contact the Membership Committee.

Buying or Selling?Pony Shopping Cart

Check out the listings on our For Sale pages.

Area VII Members
Advertise your horses, ponies, equipment, etc. 100 words and a photo, only $5 for 3 months.

Thanks to our 2015 Club Sponsors

Area VII thanks these members for their generous sponsorships:

Pat and Linda Anastasio • Pam Brown • Chris Caringello
Jacob Elliott and Richard Erickson • John and Carol Gasparini
Jean M. Hayunga • Jim and Vicki Killfoil • Ken and Julie Mabie
Pat Michielssen • Penny Radulovich • Nancy Turner • Marjorie Vliet

Horse Report Winter 2014CEH Horse Report

The Winter 2014 CEH Horse Report is now available. You can read it online in Zmag format, or download the PDF for reading offline.

The focus of this issue is Pigeon Fever.

The CEH Horse Report is published by the Center for Equine Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis.

Area VII Club Video

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Many thanks to Larry Connolly and John Killacky.
© 2009 Larry Connolly