Be sure to watch the 2012 Pfizer Versatility Ranch Horse and AQHA Cowboy Mounted Shooting World Championship Show live from your computer. The 2012 Pfizer Versatility Ranch Horse and AQHA Cowboy Mounted Shooting World Championship Show is March 1-3 in Houston, in conjunction with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. If you can’t make it to Houston, AQHA offers a free live webcast of the event sponsored by Pfizer.
The versatility ranch horse competition promotes the athletic ability and versatility of the ranch horse in five categories: ranch riding, ranch trail, ranch cutting, working ranch horse and ranch horse conformation. In ranch horse versatility, there are divisions for open, amateur, novice amateur and youth. The world championship qualifiers are chosen from the open and amateur divisions.
The cowboy mounted shooting competition is a fast-action timed event in which riders use two .45-caliber single-action revolvers each loaded with five rounds of specially prepared blank ammunition to pop balloons on a course in an arena. Open, amateur, Select amateur and youth divisions will be offered this year.
Stay tuned after the awards ceremony for a live interview with the Pfizer Versatility World and Cowboy Mounted Shooting world champions, brought to you by The American Quarter Horse Journal.
Be sure to watch the live feed online starting March 1. The American Quarter Horse Journal will bring up-to-the-minute coverage of the Pfizer Versatility World and Cowboy Mounted Shooting World. For more information on the Pfizer Versatility World and Cowboy Mounted Shooting World, please visit www.aqha.com/versatility.
Pfizer is the proud sponsor of the Pfizer Versatility Ranch Horse World. Whether horses are for show or trail, Pfizer cares about their well-being. Pfizer understands the serious consequences of disease and lameness. In addition to offering horse health expertise and helping to provide the very best care for your horse, Pfizer is pleased to offer the Equine Immunization Support Guarantee. Learn more about the Equine Immunization Guarantee.
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