December/January Journal
The Journal is online!
The February/March 2014 issue is available for viewing online here.

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NEW! Foals of 2014 Photo Gallery

Congratulations to Nancy Turner on the birth of another black near-leopard colt on 3/20/14. Check out the new Foals of 2014 page

Don't be shy, send us your photos! Email to michelenelson@nelsonpics.com, or USPS to
Michele Nelson, 5619 Market St., Apt. B, Oakland, CA, 94608. If you mail prints, let us know if you want them returned.
Foals of 2014 will be featured in the summer issue of the newsletter.

Low-Cost Gelding Clinics

The National Equine Resource Network (NERN) in continuing their National Gelding Clinic Pilot Program. Last year, they offered low-cost gelding clinics at several California locations in March and April. Here are the announced dates for 2014:

Upcoming Low Cost Gelding Clinics:
DateLocationFee
April 26Oakdale, CA$75

For more information: www.nationalequine.org
(760) 419-2462, Email: Nationalequine@gmail.com

Spring 2014 Horse ReportThe Spring 2014 CEH Horse Report, "Optimizing the Care and Management of Your Equine Athlete," is now available at http://www.vetmed.ucdavis.edu/ceh/current.cfm. You can read it online in Zmag format, or download the PDF.
The CEH Horse Report is published by the Center for Equine Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis.

 

Buying or Selling?
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.

Welcome New Members!

Kathryn A. Kosinski, Aromas, CA
Dian Harris, Corning, CA
Joe and Cathy Orth, Oakdale, CA
Charlene Palmer, Anderson, CA
Vicki and James Killfoil, Jamestown, CA
Tina and Eva Jacobson, Orangevale, CA

Thanks to our 2014 Club Sponsors

We want to thank our members who have made generous donations to help sponsor our club events.

Pat and Linda Anastasio • Christine and Emma Caringello
John and Carol Gasparini • Ken and Julie Mabie • Penny Radulovich
• Joe and Cathy Orth • Nancy Turner • Marjorie Vliet
• Pat Michielssen

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

2014 Events

Details and contact info are available on the Events Page

April 26–27
Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

April 27
Miniature Horse Schooling Show

Heather Farm Park
Walnut Creek, CA

May 3
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

May 8–9
Vineyard Classic CDE

Woodland Stallion Station
Woodland, CA

May 10–11
NorCal MHC Miniature Horse Show (AMHA)

Murieta Equestrian Center
Rancho Murieta, CA

May 17
Area VII Tack Swap and Sale

Location TBA

May 18
California Scurry

Sargent Equestrian Center
Lodi, CA

May 23–25
National Area VII Show

Norco, CA

May 24–25
Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

June 7
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

June 8
California Scurry

Sargent Equestrian Center
Lodi, CA

June 13–15
Western States Horse Expo

Cal Expo, Sacramento, CA

June 13–15
Summer Festival CDE

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

June 14
PCMHC June Jubilee
Norco, CA

June 21–22
NorCal Miniature Horse Show (AMHA)

Sonoma County Fairgrounds
Santa Rosa, CA

July 5
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

July 5
PCMHC July Jamboree
Norco, CA

July 9–13
ASPC/ASPR Congress
Des Moines, IA

July 13
California Scurry

Sargent Equestrian Center
Lodi, CA

August 1–3
National Area VIII Show

Spanaway, WA

August 2
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

August 9–10
Norcal/Northwest MHC Miniature Horse Show (AMHA)

Central Point, OR

August 10
California Scurry

Sargent Equestrian Center
Lodi, CA

August 16–17
Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

September 3–14
AMHR Nationals

Tulsa, OK

September 6
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

September 13
Pony Day at the Santa Cruz County Fair (ASPC/AMHR/Open)

Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
Watsonville, CA

September 18–21
Shady Oaks CDE

Shady Oaks Farm
Lodi, CA

October 4
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

October 4–5
Fall Festival Pleasure Show

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

November 1
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

November 1–2
Horse Driving Trials

Clay Station Horse Park
Wilton, CA

November 1–March 2015
The Caravan

Travel from San Diego in California through the South of the USA to Weirsdale in Florida, making a stop at a different place every day.
www.thecaravan.me


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