Nov. 28 equine wellness class to address aging horse care, gastric ulcers

Editor’s note: The earlier online post of this story did not include the cost. It is $15, which includes dinner. The third of a three-part educational series about equine wellness hosted at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre will conclude Tuesday, Nov. 28. The class will cover caring for an aging horse  as well as gastric […]

State 4-H competition this weekend at Horseshoe Park & Equestrian Centre

Arizona Thoroughbred Breeders Association sale coming Nov. 13-16 to Horseshoe Park   The Arizona State 4-H Horse Competition is under way Nov. 3-5 at Horseshoe Park. Spectator admission is free. Competitions start at 8 a.m. and are held throughout the day. For more information about local 4-H groups, visit https://extension.arizona.edu/4h/maricopa. In addition, the following are […]

Horseshoe Park in Queen Creek offering free stalls for horses of Goodwin Fire evacuees

Horse-owners in the vicinity of the Goodwin Fire near Mayer have a place in Queen Creek to board their animals for free in case they need to evacuate. Tim Lynch, general manager of Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road, has horse stalls he is offering horse-owners who need to evacuate the fire-ravaged […]

Gilkerson Memorial, 4-H, QCBRA Friday Night Lights coming to Horseshoe Park

The following listings are a sampling of events scheduled to take place at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek. Spectator admission is free to many of the events. For more information about the park, visit http://www.queencreek.org/departments/horseshoe-park-equestrian-centre. For a full calendar of events, visit www.queencreek.org. APRIL 28-30 •Arizona Reined Cow […]

Coming soon to Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre

The following are a sampling of events scheduled to take place at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek. Spectator admission is free to many of the events. For more information about the park, visit http://www.queencreek.org/departments/horseshoe-park-equestrian-centre. For a full calendar of events, visit www.queencreek.org. APRIL 6-9 Arizona Cutting Horse Association: […]

QC Barrel Racing Association Sept. 23 results

This is why we live in Arizona. Sept. 23 was a beautiful night to spend it barrel racing with your friends. Thank you for coming out and joining us for a super fun night in the outdoor arena. We even got a few mounted shooters to come and join us. We had another fabulous payout […]

Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association results for Sept. 23

September series final race is 4-10 p.m. Sept. 30 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre This is why we live in Arizona. Sept. 23 was a beautiful night to spend it barrel racing with your friends. Thank you for coming out and joining the Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association for a super fun night in […]

Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association series final results

What a wild night at the Queen Creek Barrel Racing Association Friday Night Lights finals on Aug. 26 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre in Queen Creek. We started out with a storm and it quit just in time to let the games begin. We gave out $5,000 worth in saddles and buckles, $750 in […]

Barrel racing results from July 8 QCBRA Friday Night Lights

July 8 saw another fun night of racing at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Centre in Queen Creek. It was pretty humid and the ground was thick and sticky. And ran a little slow. We double-checked the pattern after the race and it was a 50-foot scoreline, 90 x105 feet. So it was just a bit […]

Extreme Mustang Makeover comes to Queen Creek April 22-23

The town of Queen Creek is one of 10 cities selected as part of Extreme Mustang Makeover’s 10-year anniversary tour: “10 Years. 10 Cities. 10 Times the Extreme.”

Through national showcase events, EMM will challenge trainers to help wild horses become gentle companions ready for adoption.

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“In the past 10 years, we’ve found homes for 6,300 mustangs, awarded more than $3 million in trainer prizes and raised more than $700,000 to support the livelihood of American mustangs,” Kali Sublett, executive director of the Mustang Heritage Foundation, said in a press release. “We’re incredibly proud of these achievements and humbled by the support from trainers, riders, horse enthusiasts and our local communities.”