Scores and rampant successes:

White Arabian Division


Cara Blanchard Kilbourne on SoHos Southwind: at the Arabian Show at Canterbury in March– his first Intermediaire 2 with a score of just under 62%


Courtney Varney on Tess– 65.4 in the GP at Canterbury in February.

All Others Division

Below: Bill teaching Ellen Merkle’s Maks to long rein. Maks is trained by Jill Barrera. 2nd photo: Jill on Maks.



Below: back in serious work, Fran Harris and her Zylana.

Gail Redinger in the 2017 USDF Final awards standing!  Don Ferro is 3rd place in Materiale Horse of the year, 82%.  And 4th place with USEF Four-year-old, 7.86.  For the Vintage Cup Formancier placed 1st for 4th level, 69.9% and 3rd for PSG, 68.6%, where RF LimeLight placed 7th with 66.5%.  RF LImeLight is the USDF all-breeds PSG Reserve Champion with RSPI registry. And congratulations on the purchase of a new 4 year old mare, Fashion Hit, sister to Gail’s Formancier. She is shown below as a 3 year old.

Deb King with Quincy– at Fox Lea in March scoring 60% in Second Level 1 and 62.5 in First 3.


Nita Sanfilippo with Bully, preparing for their first Advanced Division HT later this winter. At RHHT Winter I in the Intermediate Division they finished 6th.

Susan Mori with 65% successes at Fox Lea in 2nd Level.

Betty Brown on Tijo at the February Alpha show, 69.6 and 66.7% in First Level1 and 2..


Kathy Channell on Ollie at Alpha, 61.9 in First 3.  At left, Kathy on her younger horse, Will. At Alpha in January they scored 64.7% in First 3.




Gloriana Herrera, my top CR student, with a 65.8% from Hilda Gurney in Vampiro’s first PSG.  Here schooling with me in December. Click for brief vid. (Clearer on small screen than laptop size) In March a 65.89 in PSG.

Below: Sergio Quesada with the coming-four-year-old PRE stallion, Camborio

Susannah Marcus Freeman on Alissa Dragstedt’s Donner (below)

Lauren Deneve with her coming 4 year old Cleveland Bay cross stallion, Forrest.





Sheila Gibson and Doc having done their first First Level Test 3 at the March Ride-a-Test,







Deb Kane on Jet, her TB stallion.





Jody Harwood schooling Cindy.






Special memorial thoughts to Four Winds Farm legend Bruce, the French Bulldog, a perennial contender at the North Central Florida Dog Drinking Race. In 2014 he retired the trophy, winning in a close race by three laps!