DCHA/REINS July Newsletter
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Upcoming DCHA/REINS Events
No Board Meeting in July
July 21, 2015: DCHA Gen'l Mtg.,
6 pm, at the Ag Bldg.
Haulin' Ag: Come learn about the rules and regulations that
apply to those transporting farm products and equipment by the men and
women that enforce them, NC State Troopers. This program will be geared
toward horsemen but will apply to anyone that hauls agriculture
commodities or uses a truck and trailer.
You must RSVP to 242-2080 by
Aug 8, 2015: Our next DCHA ride
will be at Foster Falls, VA, Sat, 10 am, on the New River Trail. It is a
1% grade railroad bed that goes along the New River. Come out and enjoy
a cool ride along the river.
Aug 10, 2015: DCHA Board Mtg. 7:00 pm at the Ag Bldg.
Aug 18, 2015: DCHA Gen'l meeting at Nifong Acres, 6:30 pm.
Dr. Tom Dixon will present a farrier's clinic.
Sept.14, 2015: DCHA Board Mtg.
7:00 pm at the Ag Bldg.
No General meeting in September.
Sept. 26, 2015: 15th Annual
DCHA/REINS Halter Show at the Davidson Co. Fairgrounds, 4-6pm.
Get your DCHA/REINS T-shirts
while they are still available for $14. each.
Other Horse Related Events and Information
BLM Mustang Adoption
Here is the website for information:
Johnston County Horse Show Series - New for 2015
104 Classes per show - placed thru 8th
NEW Mule Division & 22 Champion Divisions per DAY
NEW Trainer Incentive Year End Awards
NEW Rider Recognition Year End Awards
And, no minimum shows to qualify for year end awards
August 7-9, 2015 - Summer Special
*Will be held at the Hunt Complex, Raleigh
JCHSS 3 Day Open Show
Finally Farm 3 Day Hunter/Jumper Show
Mule City Mule Club Show
and more is coming!
September 19, 2015 (Raindate 9/20/2015)
October 31, 2015 (Raindate 11/1/2015) -Fall Fling
November 14, 2015 (Raindate 11/15/2015) -Christmas Charity Show
Get ready for the next DCHA/REINS Fun Horse Show and Tack Swap
at Heritage Farm & Stables
Classlist is still being worked on so check back here in a couple of
weeks for class info.
See last May 2nd horse show pictures
15th Annual DCHA/REINS Halter Show
Sept. 26, 2015
The 15th Annual Davidson
County Fair Equine Halter Show will be Saturday, September 26, 2015. The
show begins at 4pm and goes thru 6pm. You must be one of the following
Davidson County resident, active DCHA/REINS member, 4-H member, or FFA
member to enter your horse. Participants must
pre-register by Friday,
September 18, 2015. Negative coggins on each horse must be
current and presented before entering Fairgrounds. Participants and
their horse should be in the barn between 3-3:45 pm. Entry numbers will
be given upon arrival. Safety is a must. Horses are led into the
livestock arena to be shown in many different classes. Someone must stay
with the horse at all times. One horse per participant. Limit 30 horses
in barn. A Barn Manager will line them up before each class. Thanks to
the Lexington Kiwanis club for providing the premiums for this halter
show. As participants, we are privileged to have a chance to exhibit our
equine to the spectators at this halter show. Gayle Nifong is the Fair
Equine Halter Show director # (336) 764-2277. Pre-registration forms
should be mailed to her before 9-18-15 at 1129 Ruff Leonard Rd.
Lexington, NC 27295. Class List and Pre-registration Forms can be
Sign at a horse rental barn
Please collect Southern States Feed proof of purchase seals throughout
the year. Our club gets money for these!
This is what the bags and seals look like.