Miniature Horse World 155 FEATURES 101 Western Championship Show Results 13 2016 Gift Guide There are less than 100 days until Christmas! Start your shopping now with these must have items for the equine lover on your gift list. 97 President’s Message Treasurer’s Report 97 Imagine a Mini Trick Horse Judges Speak Have you ever thought about teaching your Miniature a few tricks? Trainer Suzanne De Laurentis recently worked her magic with several horses from Little America Miniatures with some amazing and fun results! Editor’s Notes Association News Therapy Spotlight Nominations for A Awards Miniature Horse World Cover Request for 2017 88 AMHA Show Schedule, It’s Showtime 90 AMHA Approved Clubs 96 AMHA Committees 161 2017 Annual Meeting and Amateur William Shepherd Ever wondered what it takes to win a Super Amateur title? William and Rebecca Shepherd share what it takes to become a Championship Super Ammy. THE ASSOCIATION 4 12 14 22 24 40 62 80 86 A Day in the Life of…Super Full results from the 2016 AMHA Western Championship Show 121 Central Championship Show Results Full results from the 2016 AMHA Central Championship Show 137 Eastern Championship Show Results Full results from the 2016 AMHA Eastern Championship Show 155 The Pizza Ponies and The Marlboro Man Meet the man who drove an eight horse mini hitch with ease and became an ambasador for the fledgling breed while promoting for Domino’s Pizza. Convention Information 164 Ultimate Gelding Championship Awards THE MINIATURE HORSE 56 Mini Scoop 82 Good Horsekeeping Tips 161 Best of Show Photo Contest 162 Irresistible Miniature Moments 2 Miniature Horse World O C TO B E R / N O V E M B E R 2 0 1 6 About the cover: October/November 2016 Volume 32, Number 5 $9.95 164 TG Im A Country Boy 2010 Triple Registered Stallion Country Boy earned AMHA’s top prize, being crowned Supreme Champion at the World Show. CB was the 2014 World Grand Champion Senior Stallion and he has numerous Supremes and Champion of Champion titles to his name. His first foals are just now hitting the show ring. We are thrilled with the beauty and presence they exhibit! Look for several of them at the major shows in 2017! Country Boy is proudly owned by The Country Club-Olympian Ranch Miniatures, CoverGirl Miniatures and Limestone Miniatures. For more details please go to www.tgimacountryboy.com.