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November/December 2019


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THIS JUST IN A Morgan Wins Battle of the Breeds
By Kim Oplotnik
For the second year in a row a Morgan has won this prestigious event at the Royal Winter Fair in Canada.

AMATEUR ROUNDTABLE Understanding Hunter Pleasure
By Stephen Kinney
The new series continues, tapping the lessons learned by our amateur riders.

DRESSAGE The State of Morgans in Dressage
By Bernadette Stang
How our breed is positioned in one of the most enduring equestrian disciplines.

BREEDER PROFILE RG Morgans
By Laura Behning
The Harris Grunden family carries on a Morgan breeding tradition at their Nebraska ranch.

PHOTO ESSAY Those Amazing Morgan Foals Contest
Results are in on the photos posted in our October issue.


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Unanimous Western Pleasure World Champion CBMF Burn Notice GCH (Futurity French Command x Candelabra). Trained and shown by Mary Carlton, Crystal Farms Equestrian Center. Owned by and cover sponsored by Steve & MJ Sklenicka. Photo © Howard Schatzberg.

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GRAND NATIONAL

Introduction

What We Learned
By Dallas Bolen, Stephen Kinney, Suzy Lucine, Kim Oplotnik, & Laurie Sterling

Retirement—Dragonsmeade Carnegiehall

Caretaker—Germaine Martinez

Trophy—Maretta Kennedy

WC Stallions–David Rand

Mike Goebig

Glenn T. Werry

Allyson Wandtke

Leesa Galatz

Sarah Gove

Cheryl & Victoria Ricci

von Ballmoos Sisters

LoCascio Sisters

Catriona Kozijn

Jillian Peek

Kehan Cox

Liz Goldman

Grand National Youth Activities

What We Saw: A Week in Candid Photos
By Nicole Barbour, Daisy Beisler, Janelle Bland, Erin Thomas Bluer, Maggie Boyd, Kathy Carlson, Jaclyn Jacobs, Dawn Montgomery, Kim Oplotnik, Laurie Revard, & Ashleigh Wood

Grand National by Division
By Dallas Bolen, Daisy Beisler, Jenna Britt, Kathy Carlson, Connor Farley, Liz Goldmann, Stephen Kinney, Cate Lynch, Lindsay Naas, Kim Oplotnik, Karen Rossen, Laurie Sterling, & Ashleigh Wood

 

 

 

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Morgan Marketplace
View from My Saddle
People We Remember
Blood Will Tell

Grand National Show Results
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2019 Editorial Index
Stallion Directory
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