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William Woods University Hosts First-Ever Pinto Breed Show April 8

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Although William Woods University has been showing Pintos for years, they have never hosted their own Pinto breed-specific show — until now. Classes for the Western program’s Pinto Breed Show, approved by the Pinto Horse Association of America, begin bright and early Saturday, April 8 at 7:30 in the morning — starting with halter and showmanship […]

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March 29th, 2017

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An equestrian year to remember

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It’s been quite the year for the equestrian programs at William Woods University. Between clinics, shows, competitions, student events, and events for the community, bachelors in equestrian students had a busy year. The Center for Equine Medicine hit the ground running, and all five equestrian teams took home several impressive team and individual awards. “I’m […]

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April 27th, 2016

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Equestrian students in midst of busy April

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Just as schoolwork seems to be winding down, equestrian organizations at William Woods University are heating up. Bachelors in equestrian studies students have a busy schedule this month to cap off the year, including home shows in Fulton, and shows from Missouri to Tennessee. “We are wrapping up a fantastic year with four major shows, […]

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April 22nd, 2016

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What is it like to be a champion?

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Just ask the William Woods University Equestrian Judging team. With two competition teams and seven learner judges, William Woods University had a big presence at the U.S. Nationals Arabian/Half Arabian Championships in Tulsa this past month. These two teams earned the title of National Champion, as well as a fourth place honor, and many individual […]

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January 15th, 2016

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William Woods University equestrian team brings home National Championship

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When they came home from the October 30 U.S. Nationals Arabian/Half Arabian Championships in Tulsa last month, William Woods University equestrian teams carried with them several impressive accomplishments, including a National Championship trophy. The William Woods University Judging Team — comprised of two competition teams and seven learner judges, coached by Western Instructor Liz Haben […]

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December 22nd, 2015

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Meet William Woods University Equestrian Color Breed Congress teams people and horses

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October and November are busy months for William Woods University Equestrian students. From before the sun rises to long after it sets, there is hustle and bustle in every barn, riding ring and tack room. On top of their coursework and prepping for colder Missouri days to come, students and faculty prepare for several shows. […]

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December 17th, 2015

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