In This Issue of Barrel Horse News Magazine

The Equine Professionals Issue

On the Cover: DaCota monk and TNr Wannaseemycancan win breeders Challenge Futurity. Photo by Shoop Shots Photography

Saddle Up
Take a behind-the-scenes look at how saddles are made. By Katie Navarra, Page 38

Image Integrity
Excited about your run video and photos? make sure to buy it, not screen grab it — here’s why. By Abigail Boatwright, Page 44


Dealing with Strangles
Know what to look for and how to treat this highly infectious disease. By Abigail Boatwright, Page 22

BFA EquiStat All-Time leaders
EquiStat presents a history of the highest-earning horses, riders, owners, breeders, sires and dams of the Barrel Futurities of America World Championships. By Blanche Schaefer, Page 30

Christmas Gift Guide
Nothing makes the season brighter than gifts we can use on our horses or around the barn. Select BHN advertisers present gift ideas for this holiday season. Compiled by Blanche Schaefer, Page 52

Champions’ Corner

Charmayne James’ Tips, Page 18

In Every Issue

Arena Record, Page 4
Arena Dirt, Page 6
Drill of the Month, Page 112
Barrel Racing Across the U.S., Page 116
Calendar and Clinics, Page 120

Event Spotlights

Breeders Challenge Finale, Page 56
Ardmore Barrel Futurity + Blue Collar Breeders, Page 64
The Mega, Page 70
The Blitz, Page 74
The Breeder’s Elite Incentive, Page 78
OKC Shootout, Page 82
ANHA Shootout, Page 86
Expanded Futurity Roundup, Page 92


NBHA Tour: Music City Super Show, Page 102
NBHA All-Time Earners, Page 108
Directory, Page 110

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