July/ August 2013

On the cover:
Photographer Robin Corey is based out of
Moses Lake, Washington. We think her photo
on this issue’s cover captures the essence of
summertime with your horses. See more of
Corey’s work at www.thebaymare.com.

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Features

Best of the West
A collection of 48 of the best events and hot spots to add to your Western bucket list this summer.

Love Thy Family
The life and legend of a Canadian Quarter Horse icon.

66 Takin’ Charge
Ride along with Al Dunning to perfect your position going down the fence.

71 Fall Sale Guide
Find the best place to search for your next prospect or finished horse to complete your string.

Out West

Western Art
Karen Coe heads to the big show this summer when she takes two
paintings to the Calgary Stampede

Getaways
A cutter’s dream awaits on a prolific New Mexico ranch.

Food of the West
Spanish influence blends with fresh local produce.

Equishots
Natalie Jackman shares some valuable tips for capturing foals on camera.

Real Lives of Trainer’s Wives
A BC native is thankful for her blessings, her husband and her horses.

Gear & Style

Great Gear
A selection of treeless saddles for you to consider on your barrel prospect.

Product Showdown
Spray washes are a great alternative to the bucket and brush bath for your horse.

Horse & Health

Case Study
The story of how one owner brought her horse back from every owner’s nightmare: Founder.

Laminitis
How to battle the debilitating disease when it strikes a horse in your barn.

Farrier Files
What to do when your mare’s feed goes straight through your foal’s hooves.

Med of the Month
A useful medication to consider if anxiety over everyday procedures gets the best of your horse.

Update
Joint health education, useful ‘Apps’ for your smart phone and great potential in the fight of Laminitis.

Round Pen

Show Scenes
A collection of happenings from across our great land of horses and competitions.

Tack Boutique in the Country
A Strathmore boutique tack store celebrates 20 years in the business this year.

Futurity Road
The preparation continues for the three young horses as they get closer to futurity season.

High Sellers
A recap of the high selling horses from spring sales.

Twenty Years
A look at the face of Western Horse Review through twenty years of serving the western horse world.