Racing Needs help withe Signatures

Calling Volunteers!

Looking for volunteers to help with signature gathering this weekend 3/24-3/25.


Who: YOU!
When: Saturday and Sunday, March 24th-25th
Where: Downtown Boise and Nampa
Why: This weekend is Treefort Music Fest in downtown Boise and the Idaho Cutting Horse Show in Nampa. We are looking to cover some more ground during the festival and show to gather signatures.

More details:

  • We are looking for volunteers to start between 7am and 6pm both days.
    • Treefort Music Fest starts at 1pm both days.
    • The Idaho Cutting Horse Show starts at 7:30am both days.
  • Ideally available for 2+ hours.
  • If you would like to pick up petitions and have more training beforehand please meet me at the Garden City location (12 N Paddock Dr, Garden City, ID 83714, Les Bois Turf Club) anytime between:
    • 11am and 6pm on Friday 3/23
    • 7am and 6pm on Saturday and Sunday 3/24-3/25
  • Friends and family are always welcome to join the effort!

If you are able to attend or have any questions please email or call (208) 297 – 5296.

Thank you for all of your help! Every signature moves us closer to getting the petition on the ballot and having horse racing back in Idaho.

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Breed Challenge and Riders Expo 2018

Look at the Great Horse Breeds & Riders that will be at the Expo. Don’t miss the Breed Challenge? Discounted Pre sale tickets being sold now at RC Beans Saddlery, Saddle Up, Hap Tallmans and Cowboy Supply and the Idaho Horse Council Office..And don’t forget you can get a 3 day discounted ticket
at the Idaho Horse Council Office….

Horse Rider

Peruvian Paso   Liane Kersting Vick
Morgan        LouAnn Gaskil
Belgian       Jamie Bahadar
Mustang     Callee Miller
Quarter Horse   Carol Crist
Paint               Elise Dix
American Blazer Amanda Casper
Mule ShelleyMcDonald
Friesen Cindy Amsden
Paso Fino Lawrence Valdez
Tennesee Walker Lois Murphy

Ticket Prices and Times 2018

Idaho Horse Expo 2018

Times: Friday  10 – 9  Sat  9 – 9 Sun 9-6

Tickets Regular : Adult $10.00 Senior & Military $8.00

Youth: 12 and under is free

Pre-sold Adult: $ 8.00 Senior & Military $ 6.00

3 Day Pass Sold at the Idaho Horse Council Office

Adult: $23.00  Senior an Military: $17.00 until April 13

Pre-Sale Tickets sold at the following

In Stores March 6th until  April 12

Idaho Horse Council Office

16114 Idaho Center Blvd. #5

Nampa, Idaho 83687

R.C. Bean Saddlery

7100 N Star Road

Meridian, Idaho 83646

Idaho’s Cowboy Supply

415 North 21 ST

Caldwell, Idaho 83605

Hap Tallman

4410 Overland Road

Boise, Idaho 83705

Saddle up

10175 Hwy. 44

Middleton, ID 83644


Help Needed for Equine Brand Inspections

Representative Judy Boyle will be introducing a Bill soon that will eliminate the need to get a Brand Inspection on equine in Idaho .She did not make the industry aware of

this bill , nor why she felt the need to try and eliminate Brand Inspections for Equine in Idaho.

Please contact Representative Boyle and your legislature representative.

It’s important the Industry for the following reasons to continue to have Brand Inspections. Please post on face book pages and email your equine friends and please

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The Supreme Cowboy Race 2018

2018 Cowboy Race Entry Form

Idaho Horse Expo 2018 and the Idaho Horse Council present
The Supreme Cowboy Race 2018
Riders race against the clock while simultaneously being judged on their ability to negotiate a variety of obstacles throughout the race course. The Supreme Cowboy Race course will challenge rider and horse on their combined technical ability, while providing fun and entertainment for spectators. Come race or come watch, there is a horse involved so it’s a fun time for everyone!
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