Yelling Geronimo!

By Doris Degner-Foster Photos courtesy of Jeff Medders Jeff Medders took the plunge and figuratively yelled Geronimo! when he started his own production company—appropriately named Geronimo Productions— in 2008, which led to even more opportunities. Jeff knew he was ready to start his own production company after working for Winnercomm, a company which provides content […] read more >

How Animal Behaviorists Help Horses

Written By: Casie Bazay Growing up in the countryside of the once small town of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Karen Holman developed a deep fondness for animals, especially since her parents and grandparents were animal lovers too. As a child, Holman, along with her two sisters, participated in 4-H where they learned a great deal about […] read more >

Call of the Wild:

Oklahoma’s Mustangs By Casie Bazay In 1971, Congress passed the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, prohibiting private capture or killing of these animals. But not long after, when it became apparent overpopulation was posing a problem, an amendment was added allowing for roundup and adoption of “surplus” animals. The act has since been amended […] read more >

Cowboys, Indians and Horses

take visitors on an incomparable experience at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum By Shauna Lawyer Struby Photos courtesy of National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum In the early 1950s, Chester Reynolds, once a president of Lee Jeans and an entrepreneur, visited the Will Rogers Memorial in Claremore, Oklahoma, a limestone facility that opened […] read more >

TOP 5 HORSE MYTHS DEBUNKED

Whether you’re a casual trail rider or the competitive type, you’ve probably heard some doozies when it comes to horse myths and lore. But which ones are true? What isn’t true? We turned to our resident expert, Dr. Kris Hiney, to spread some light on common horse myths that circulate among the industry. Here are […] read more >

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OklahomaHorses Magazine and its companion website OklahomaHorsesMagazine.com provide Oklahoma horse enthusiasts with the perspectives of a bi-monthly magazine, the interactive, up-to-the-minute insights of a statewide news source, and the humane conscience and social media involvement of the Oklahoma horse community. Only here will you find a one-step resource for local horse products, services and events as well as adoption and care information. All of it is sprinkled with lots of pictures of Oklahoma horses and their riders!