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Sig</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=9"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=10"> COOPER QUARTER HORSES INTRODUCING DON’T ZIP ME U</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=11"> Shooter showed his talent at an early age A fre</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=12"> Shooter’s sire, Don’t Skip Zip “She couldn’t ge</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=13"> Dont Chute Me is a full sister to Shooter with a </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=14"> Dont Chute Me “It was a little weird that he kne</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=15"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=16"> 16 January 2016</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=17"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=18"> 18 January 2016</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=19"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=20"> Collecting Your Thoughts Exploring the Art of Col</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=21"> What Is Proper Collection? As a young boy riding</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=22"> What is Incorrect Collection? Now that we have</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=23"> If we truly understand what makes things work wit</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=24"> </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=25"> Correct Collection Unlocks Correct Movement Le</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=26"> Why is it so easy and common to see incorrect col</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=27"> CLINICS LESSONS LECTURES TRAINER CONSULTING E</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=28"> </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=29"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=30"> Ready for the Tipoff? Pros share their top showin</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=31"> Show Horse Today had the opportunity to speak wit</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=32"> Shane Dowdy When you get mad at your horse, get </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=33"> Photo by Don Trout David and Cheryl Busick We </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=34"> Tim Kimura </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=35"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=36"> 36 February 2016 </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=37"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=38"> 38 February 2016 </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=39"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=40"> 40 February 2016 </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=41"> PERFORMANCE HORSES ARE VULNERABLE TO GUT ISSUES. </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=42"> Tic Tack Toe SHOWCASING QUALITY WORK AND SHOW TAC</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=43"> SHOW HORSE TODAY </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=44"> Function to Art THE CONSTRUCTION PROCESS OF A CUS</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=45"> SADDLES COME IN MANY SIZES, SHAPES, COLORS AND BL</a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=46"> </a> <a title="Show Horse Today February 2016 Issue page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/c517c93c?page=47"> Now he adds the binder overlay to the saddle. 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