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How To Win Performance Classes

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How To Win Performance Classes

While Halter classes are pretty simple:  Basically, make sure your horse is in great condition and place him on the table, Performance Classes are a lot more challenging.    Performance Entry Requirements 1) A horse. Obviously!  The horse should be moving correctly for the move you state he's performing.   Is he cutting a cow, approaching a jump, closing a gate in trail class?  Does he LOOK like that's what he's doing?  2) Tack.  Tack is required for Performance classes in our show.  It can be homemade, purchased from a tack maker, Breyer brand, or whatever.  The important things to...

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It's Halter Time!

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It's Halter Time!

[Arabian halter by Jennifer Buxton]   If you're just starting out in showing, it can seem pretty complicated.  Performance and Collectability can take a lot of work and learning, so if you're nervous, starting out by showing just in Halter Classes is a much easier way to break into showing. The judge from our Spring Show, Ashley, gave us some advice on how she judges halter classes:    How Do You Judge Halter Classes? First, can the model be a "real" horse? Does its anatomy allow it to transfer seamlessly into the motion and action of the real horses it's...

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Let's Get You Registered! - Exhibitor Number and Tags

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Let's Get You Registered!   - Exhibitor Number and Tags

Okay, we've talked about the show... Now it's time to get you ready for the show!  First, you're going to need an exhibitor number.  Then you'll need to let Eleda know you're coming.  Finally, we'll show you how to easily make your show horse list and foot tags! We're using the Region X system because they have a fabulous program that helps you keep track of your horses and print tags for them easily.  It will also help us post show results AND you'll start earning points toward Region X awards!  It may seem like a little bit of work,...

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New To Showing? No Problem!

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New To Showing?  No Problem!
Model horse showing is a lot of fun!  Haven't shown before?  No problem!  Here are some tips to help you get started preparing for your first show.

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