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Im The Real Deal+//— Celebrating The Icon Of Arabian Reining And Working Western by CATHERINE COLE FERANDELLISome horses cause us to stand up and cheer as they enter to perform in the show pen. In the Arabian reining horse arena, it’s the 2001 magnificent mahogany bay stallion Im The Real Deal, known by all his friends and fans as simply ‘Barry.’Well into his thirteenth year of top level showing, 17-year-old Barry is still ‘all that’: bold, purposeful, balanced, correct and in perfect sequence with his partner and human best friend, trainer Crystal McNutt. One would think that Barry would be...

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Leaders Of The Times: CSP Gossip Girl … The Little Engine That Couldby SARAH JAYNE JOHNSON Dr. Nancy O’Reilly, owner of Amazing Horse Woman, LLC, has been involved with Arabian horses now for about five years and became hooked like most others to this beautiful breed. She currently owns horses at her old home in Missouri and her new home in California. In 2017, O’Reilly purchased CSP Gossip Girl (Vegaz x LA Pistola), also known as GG, at ChriShan Park in Missouri. Bred by Alicia and Eileen Scott, O’Reilly describes her favorite qualities about this beautiful 9-year-old Arabian English pleasure mare...

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Leaders Of The Times: Candemanby SARAH JAYNE JOHNSON In the year 2006, there were two major events involving the same name, but with two different spellings, and one affecting our industry way more than the other. One was the release of Christina Aguilera’s pop song “Candyman”, and the second, was the birth of the exquisite bay stallion, Candeman (Apollopalooza x Starkhana). Candeman, who goes by Pal at home, is known for his kind and laid-back demeanor. He is also known for his loving personality, which is no coincidence since he was born on Valentine’s Day. It is just one of the...

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Leaders Of The Times: Hadley Amesby SARAH JAYNE JOHNSON Hadley Ames, the beautiful face of AHT’s July calendar page, is eager to compete at the 2018 Youth Nationals in Oklahoma City, OK. Ames started riding at the age of 9 at Cedar Ridge Arabians with Leah and John Golladay in Minnesota. Her interest in riding Arabians comes from her family’s long history with the Arabian breed. A little over a year later, Ames was showing at the Scottsdale Arabian Horse show with her first horse, Legend, and she has been hooked to the show world ever since. This show season at...

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