Joey: How a blind rescue horse helped others learn to see

As I was walking toward the check out in the grocery store one day, I noticed a few books in a kiosk.  Much to my surprise a leopard Appaloosa face was staring back at me from the cover, so I had to buy the book.  Turns out the book is a real-life story of aContinue reading “Joey: How a blind rescue horse helped others learn to see”

Meet Your Candidate:Lori Wunderlich

Appaloosa News caught up with ApHC Territory Six Board of Director candidate Lori Wunderlich this weekend. Since there is still some time before votes are cast, we thought we would take a minute to get to know Lori a little bit better.  Lori grew up in Randolph, Ohio and was introduced to Appaloosas at twoContinue reading “Meet Your Candidate:Lori Wunderlich”

Cody Crow and You CD Signs

We were privileged today to visit No Where But Up Performance Horses which is owned by Cody Crow in Colorado. We visited in preparation for an article for the Appaloosa Journal about Cody and You CD Signs who, in February, won the National Reined Cow Horse Association Limited Open Bridle World Championship As a veryContinue reading “Cody Crow and You CD Signs”

Meet Your Neighbor: Nicole Twiss & Sport N Spots Appaloosas

Welcome to the first installment of our Meet Your Neighbor blog series!  Since it is April now, we were hoping to be able to start sharing stories of horse show successes and events.  However, given the global health crisis, that is on hold.  While we hope that show season will resume at some point thisContinue reading “Meet Your Neighbor: Nicole Twiss & Sport N Spots Appaloosas”

Keystone Appaloosa Club Honors 2019 Year End Award Winners

On February 8, 2020 the Keystone Appaloosa Club held it’s annual awards banquet to honor the year end high point award winners for the 2019 Appaloosa Breed show season. The event, held in a private banquet room at the Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Track afforded members and their guests the opportunity to haveContinue reading “Keystone Appaloosa Club Honors 2019 Year End Award Winners”

Delaware Appaloosa Horse Association Year End Award Winners & Youth Club News

Last month the Delaware Appaloosa Horse Association held it’s year end awards banquet.  Appaloosa News would like to congratulate the following award winners: Evelyn Bitner riding Charlsey                                                    High Point Walk Trot 10 & under Savannah Messick and Charles Elegant Lady                        Reserve High Point Walk Trot 10 & under                                                                                          Reserve High Point Halter MaresContinue reading “Delaware Appaloosa Horse Association Year End Award Winners & Youth Club News”

We’ve got an App for that!

Thank you to Dr. Ted Zajac of Saucon Inc for the inspiration. We have new video editing software and are just playing around getting to know it. Put something fun together to start to get the feel of the program. Thank you for the use of your pictures: Amy Elam and TCR Performance Horses YORContinue reading “We’ve got an App for that!”

10 Ways You Can Help a Shrinking Horse Industry

I am on a number of horse focused Facebook groups and the majority of my friend circle is made up of horse owning and horse-riding people.  A topic of discussion that frequently comes up is that of decreasing participation in any horse related activity and particularly, a decrease in youth participation.  While it seems thatContinue reading “10 Ways You Can Help a Shrinking Horse Industry”

The Mission of Appaloosa News

Those of you who have been members of the Appaloosa Horse Club for a number of decades will recall the name Appaloosa News from one of the two magazines published by the Appaloosa Horse Club many years ago. The Appaloosa News magazine has not been published since the 1980’s. (to the best of my knowledge).Continue reading “The Mission of Appaloosa News”