10 Aug

BEC Rescue Pony Smokes Barrel-Racing Course

BEC Rescue Pony Smokes Barrel-Racing Course

Skippy, a very small horse (stunted) pony sized, ran a smokin' time of 16:2 at our 3rd week of BEC Barrel Series Shoot-Out 2018. We have 2 more action packed weeks. All riders are battling it out for our gorgeous trophy saddle and it's a horse race!

 

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03 Aug

13+ year old BEC Experiencing Face-Lift

13+ year old BEC Experiencing Face-Lift

BEC is soon turing 14 years old! The first 10 years was a breeze. The last several years has taken its toll on the paint and installations, so we find ourselves jumping into action with elbow grease, getting soaked with hosing off walls and paiting/staining. This is a massive undertaking and all

02 Aug

BEC Barrel Series Week 4!

BEC Barrel Series Week 4!

Come on out and see what all the fun's about. This Sunday, 9 AM, our saddle series riders continue to duke it out, and what a horse race it is! Dakota Langer on rescued horse, Balou, is currently leading with an overall average of (not actual times) 16:666. Finca Deborah's sponsored rider

12 Jul

BEC Turned Natural In Control Of Parasites

BEC Turned Natural In Control Of Parasites

Papaya has tested very well in a studies for natural parasite control with animals, horses included. BEC has tested this and we've been pleasantly surprised with the outcome. Unthrifty ponies gained weight. Foals lost the potbelly and hair on stomach.  An older gelding started eating his

08 Jul

Haps At BEC Today. Great Day For All

Haps At BEC Today. Great Day For All

Today was a fabulous day at the Club. It started off right with barrel practice and all our horses and ponies did great! Hannah is now back from Europe, so she's working Skippy again. Today they ran a pretty nice yet slow pattern (fast time for Panama) 16:935. They have a lot more speed in th

25 Mar

Test Reveals Training Issues Linked Directly to Shoes

Test Reveals Training Issues Linked Directly to Shoes

    We got a new little filly in two weeks ago. She's adorable and although geared high from a very rushed rider, showed valuable barrel racing traits and that's why we purchased her. First day of training, we introduced a baby friendly snaffle bit. No issues. She was a lov

26 Sep

Dare to go Bare?

Dare to go Bare?

   There has been a lot of hype over the wonders of "Barefoot" versus shoes and it has become a fad in North America. Panama, not so much, even though all our BEC horses are sans les steel. While there are all sorts of groups and barefoot forums in Canada and USA, crickets her