Jne/July Journal
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The June/July 2014 issue is available for viewing online here.

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Summer 2014 Newsletter Deadline Extended!
Friday, July 25

Please support your newsletter and send photos, ranch/member news, articles, and advertising to Michele Nelson via email to michelenelson@nelsonpics.com or US mail to 5619 Market Street, Apt. B, Oakland, CA 94608.

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Foals of 2014 Photo Gallery

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Foals of 2014 will be featured in the summer issue of the newsletter.

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Spring 2014 Horse ReportThe Summer 2014 CEH Horse Report is now available. You can read it online in Zmag format, or download the PDF for reading offline.
This issue is about Zoonoses—diseases that are transmitted from animals to humans, and vice versa.
The CEH Horse Report is published by the Center for Equine Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis.


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

August 1–3
National Area VIII Show

Spanaway, WA

August 2–3
2014 Watsonville Summer Classic

All-Breed show with classes for ponies
Watsonville, CA

August 2
Playday (Driving)

One-Two Carriage Driving
Oakdale, CA

August 8–9
Weber County Fair (ASPC, Classic, Modern, AMHR)

Ogden, UT

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

Central Point, OR

August 10
California Scurry

Sargent Equestrian Center
Lodi, CA

August 15–16
Annual MWMHSPO Northern Exposure (ASPC, Classic, Modern, AMHR)

Logan, UT

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
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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.