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Editors' Picks: Features 2022

Morgan People: The Brothers Brown
By Karin Weight • November/December 2022

Disciplines: Flying Arrows and Pounding Hooves—Morgans in Mountain Archery
By Heather Dilts-Baiano • November/December 2022

Breeder Profile: The Morgans of Heart's Delight Farm and the William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute
By Laura Hornick Behning • November/December 2022

Breeder Profile: Many Masterpieces (Fire Run Farm)
By Elizabeth Curler • October 2022

Clinic: Bromancing the Bridle
By Stephen Kinney • September 2022

Disciplines: Working Equitation, Made for Morgans
By Bernadette Stang • June/July 2022

Focus on Professionals: Deb & Doug M'Gonigle
By Karin Weight • March 2022

Editors' Picks: Features 2021

History Lesson: The Morgan Breed's Enduring Icon
By Elizabeth Curler • November/December 2021

Clinic: Summit at Salem
By Stephen Kinney • October 2021

Morgan People: Peter Robson and Quietude Goldrush—The Morgan Breed's Unique Ambassadors in New Zealand
By Brenda L. Tippin • April/May 2021

Breed Research: Morgan Show and Sport Bloodlines—A Comparison
By Jack Stang • January/February 2021

Editors' Picks: Features 2020

Morgan People: June Brocket Wright—One Mare, One Woman, One Giant Legacy
By Stephen Kinney & Patti Brooks • November/December 2020

Morgan People: Lester Welch—Lippitts for a Lifetime
By Stephen Kinney • November/December 2020

History Lesson: Clark Ringling—Alone, Save for His Morgan Horses
By Brenda L. Tippin • November/December 2020

Breeder Profile: Hercules on Horseback (Steve Reeves)
By Laura Hornick Behning • October 2020

Photo Essay: Dodo Knight—The Persona Behind the Pictures
By Stephen Kinney • September 2020

Morgan People: Gap Pucci—The Only Sicilian Cowboy West of the Mississippi
By Julia Arnold • August 2020

New England, The Homeland: Conference Call, the Baker Boys
By Stephen Kinney • August 2020

Breeder Profile: Shaker Hill Farm—Legend & Legacy
By Stephen Kinney & Holly Butterman • June/July 2020

Ranching: Taming the West on the Backs of Morgans
By Laura Hornick Behning • March 2020

Figure's First Journey
By Denny Emerson • January/February 2020

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Blood Will Tell

Researcher Marsha Valance has profiled nearly 100 Morgan legends from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Magazine Chat: Questions & Answers with Marsha Valance (April/May 2020)

Blood Will Tell Archive


Breed Research

Breed Research Archive


Breeding Guide

Breeding Guide Archive


The Brunk Dynasty

By Brenda Tippin

The Brunk Dynasty Archive


Drumming Hoof Beats Series: 
The Story of the Indian Reservation Morgans

By Gail Perlee

Drumming Hoof Beats Series Archive


Equine Anatomy

By Deb Bennett, Ph.D.

Equine Anatomy Archive


Figure, Sons, and Daughters

Myth and mystery about early Morgan progenitors meets with detailed research by a prolific breed historian.

By Brenda Tippin

Figure, Sons, and Daughters Archive


Foal Contest

Amateur photos submitted for our annual competition. Lots of adorable Morgan babies.

Foal Contest Archive


Laura Behning on Color

There has been a colorful explosion in the Morgan breed in recent years. Profiles of the horses & lessons in genetics.

Laura Behning Archive


Legacy Mares Series

Legacy Mares Series Archive


Morgans in Early Western Films and Shows

By Brenda Tippin

Morgans in Early Western Films and Shows Archive


The Morgans of the L. U. Ranch

By Gail Perlee

The Morgans of the L. U. Ranch Archive



Colorful columns by a prolific equestrian commentator.

By Denny Emerson

Reflections Archive


Significant Sire Series

Significant Sire Series Archive


The Trotting Series

What is efficient, what is aberrant, and how it all matters in the saddle seat, fine harness, and show ring disciplines.

By Stephen Kinney

The Trotting Series Archive