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December 2009   Vol. 17, No. 12
Features & Columns:

8     Dog Hair & Mule Sweat..................................... Natalie Riehl

10   Trouble with Tee.............................................. Carolyn White

12   National Welfare Code of Practice

16   Gift Roundup–A Special Advertising Section

23   Readers’ Photo Album – “Kids & Horses”

28   Hats Off — R-Two Top Dollar

30   Equine Industry Survey for Horse Owners

  32   Ranch Roping at Flying H

41   Stable Smarts–Sensible Tips........... Heather Smith Thomas

  42   My Heart..................................................................... Elly Hogue

Departments:

14   Horse Sale Highlights

34   Calendar of Events

35   Horse Properties

36   RMR’s Directory

38   Classified Ads

40   Advertiser Index  

41   Photo of the Month

 

November 2009   Vol. 17, No. 11
Features & Columns:

6     Dog Hair & Mule Sweat........................................ Natalie Riehl

8     You’re Now a Bronc Buster................................ Eric Dalke

12   Hats Off — Saddlemaker Wade Miller

14   Animal Guardianship.............................. Gregory M. Dennis, JD

15   Montana DOL Estray Website

16   Gift Roundup–A Special Advertising Section

22   Flathead BCH Ladies’ Pack Trip................. Deborah Schatz

23   Holiday Gift Ideas–For Horse Owners & Western Folk

 28    Blessing of the Hounds

40   Stable Smarts–Sensible Tips................ Heather Smith Thomas

  42   Lovers in the Rain–A Poem ............................. Sandy Lemmon

Departments:

30   Horse Sale Highlights

33   Calendar of Events

35   Horse Properties

35   RMR’s Directory

38   Classified Ads

40   Advertiser Index  

41   Photo of the Month

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October 2009   Vol. 17, No. 10
Features & Columns:

  6   Dog Hair & Mule Sweat.................................... Natalie Riehl

  8   Tuff Little Red....................................................... Mae Klette

15   Letters from Readers

19   Gift Roundup–A Special Advertising Section

24   A Man Named Wolfe & His Mule............................ Bill Kiley

26   Books

28   AAEP Recommendations for Purchase Exams

29   Business Profile–West Coast Quality Structures

30   New Product–Equis Horse Feeds

  31   Cover-All’s DuraWeave Strength Test

  32   Product Profile–Apple Wafer Horse Treats

41   Stable Smarts–Sensible Tips............. Heather Smith Thomas

  42   Till We Meet Again............................................  Julia Randolph

Departments:

33   Calendar of Events

35   Horse Properties

36   RMR’s Directory

39   Classified Ads

40   Advertiser Index  

41   Photo of the Month

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September 2009   Vol. 17, No. 9
Features & Columns:

  8   Dog Hair & Mule Sweat............................................ Natalie Riehl

10   Molene–Part 2........................................................... Mary Erickson

18   2009 Montana Teamster Hall of Fame..... Elizabeth Kidwell

25   Letters from Readers

26   White Bryony–A Noxious Weed

29   Heydons to have Second Trial

30   Equine Cemeteries............................................. Dorinda Troutman

32   American Competitive Trail Horse Assn.

34   Product Profile–Travel N Corrals

35   Product Profile–Kenetrek’s Bobcat Boot

36   Wyoming Blister Beetle Alert

  48   A Visit with Heather Smith Thomas.................. Natalie Riehl

Departments:

37   Calendar of Events

41   Horse Properties

44   RMR’s Directory

46   Classified Ads

50   Advertiser Index

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August 2009   Vol. 17, No. 8
Features & Columns:

10   Dog Hair & Mule Sweat............................................ Natalie Riehl

12   Molene–Part 1........................................................... Mary Erickson

24   MSU Strangles Research

28   Cocoon to Butterfly........................................ Margaret Hevel

33   Letters to the Editor

36   Product Profile–Game Ready Equine

41   RMR Photo Album–Families & Horses

46   Product Profile–Western Hoop Buildings

49   Update on Abandoned Horse

  52   Product Profile–HW BROWN Hay Saver

72   Determining Moisture in Hay................ Heather Smith Thomas

Departments:

50   Horse Sale Highlights

54   Equine & Western Events

61   Calendar of Events

66   Horse Properties

68   RMR’s Directory

70   Classified Ads

72   Advertiser Index

 73   Photo of the Month

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July 2009   Vol. 17, No. 7
Features & Columns:

 8    Dog Hair & Mule Sweat............................................ Natalie Riehl

10   Tough Enough to Ride Mountains On............ Kaitlin Ens

18   Houndstongue Weed................ Jane Mangold, MSU Extension

22   Memorial Mules.......................................................... Helen Eden

24   Volunteer Sends RMR to Troops

26   Beware of Animal Traps when Riding.... Dorinda Troutman

34   Event at Rebecca Farm

38   Product Profiles–Horse Books from Mountain Press

40   Bitterroot Therapeutic Riding Benefit

42   Business Profile–JSG Farms

43   Business Profile–Titan Equine Lighting

44   Purina Grand Sweepstakes Winner

  45  Recreational Trails Program

46   Farnam’s Fly Control Guide

48   Abandoned Horse Survives Winter........ Dorinda Troutman

64   The Man Who Fenced the West................. Dorinda Troutman

Departments:

49   Horse Sale Highlights

50   Calendar of Events

58   Horse Properties

60   RMR’s Directory

62   Classified Ads

64   Advertiser Index

 65   Photo of the Month

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June 2009   Vol. 17, No. 6
Features & Columns:

 8    Dog Hair & Mule Sweat................................................. Natalie Riehl

10   Old Shorty’s Execution................................................... Caprice

16   Rotational Grazing Systems–Part 2............ Jennifer Mohler

44   Product Profile–Kimberly Economy Outback Saddle

22   Thirteen Abandoned Yearlings in Wyoming

26   Abandoned Horses in Deer Lodge, MT

28   Actual Costs of Euthanasia........................ Dorinda Troutman

34   Montana EVA Rule Change

35   Solano Starlight Ballroom

42   Wyoming Horse Council Update

63   AAEP’s “Ask a Vet”

65   Ghost Rider.................................................................... Connie Platt

Departments:

36   Equine & Western Events

46   Horse Sale Highlights

50   Calendar of Events

58   Horse Properties

60   RMR’s Directory

62   Classified Ads

64   Advertiser Index

 65   Photo of the Month

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May 2009   Vol. 17, No. 5
Features & Columns:

 6    Dog Hair & Mule Sweat.............................................. Natalie Riehl

10   Contrary.......................................................... “Selway Mary” Erickson

16   Hat’s Off–My Rockin Ryon..................................... Dorinda Troutman

20   Rotational Grazing System–Part 1.............. Jennifer Mohler

30   Certified Forage.......................................Montana Dept Agriculture

34   Abandoned Horse Causes Trouble......................... Jan Finn

36   Selway-Pintler BCH Trail Projects

42   LMF Feeds Partners with Alltech Games

46   Thanks to RMR Readers!

52   Product Profile–Homesteader Furnace

53   Product Profile–Kerrits GRASS Apparel

65   The Saddle Swapper...................................... Humor by D.I. Telbat

66   Tribute to Ray Hunt................................... Heather Smith Thomas

Departments:

22   Horse Sale Highlights

36   Equine & Western Events

54   Calendar of Events

59   Horse Properties

60   RMR’s Directory

62   Classified Ads

64   Advertiser Index

 65   Photo of the Month

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April 2009   Vol. 17, No. 4
Features & Columns:

 6     Dog Hair & Mule Sweat.............................................. Natalie Riehl

 8     RMR Survey–Are Horses a Luxury or Essential?

16   Zoo Diets & Demand for Horse Meat........ Dorinda Troutman

20   Trail Funding in Stimulus Bill

24   Mule Skinners Subject to Terrorism Law

26   Highlights of Unwanted Horse Lecture

34   Cowboy Georgie’s Wild RideA Poem................ Ann Applegarth

41   AQHA’s Greener Pastures Program

42   Carriages Returned to Daly Mansion....... Dorinda Troutman

44   Eastern Idaho Horseman Hall of Fame

45   Business Profile–Big R Trailer Sales & Service

46   Business Profile–Cover All Buildings

48   Treasure State Hunt Update

50   Purina Senior Tales Contest

53   Farnam Dewormers Offer Journal

58   Survey Comments–Horse Slaughter Issue

64   Survey Comments–Real Issues & Decisions

66   Survey Comments–Horses Enrich People’s Lives

Departments:

22   Horse Sale Highlights

36   Equine & Western Events

54   Calendar of Events

59   Horse Properties

60   RMR’s Directory

62   Classified Ads

64   Advertiser Index

 65   Photo of the Month

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March 2009   Vol. 17, No. 3
Features & Columns:

6      Dog Hair & Mule Sweat......................................... Natalie Riehl

8     Timber–Mounted Patrol Horse.................... Jayme Feary

18   Tips on Buying a Horse....................................... Harold Wadley

20   Guilty! Horse Abuse Trial............................ Dorinda Troutman

32   Hats Off! Sagebrush Therapeutic Riding Center

38   A Horsewoman’s Purse.................................... Jessica M. Weiss

40   Business Profile–Custom Equine Barns

Departments:

36   Equine & Western Events

41   Calendar of Events

44   Horse Properties

45   RMR’s Directory

47   Classified Ads

48   Advertiser Index

 49   Photo of the Month

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February 2009   Vol. 17, No. 2
Features & Columns:

6      Dog Hair & Mule Sweat..................................... Natalie Riehl

8      Royal Robe’s Chief..................................................... Caprice

24   Montana Mare Quarantined for CEM

26   On the Old RoadA Poem............................... Glen Chesnut

28   Livestock Fencing Laws.......................... Dorinda Troutman

40   Business Profile–Jeremy Young Horsemanship

42   Obituary–Vince Hayes......................................... Sandy Clouse

44   Open Your Mind................................................. Kathy Valentine

57   A Tale of Two Sandies........................................... Eric Dalke

Departments:

26   Equine & Western Events

32   Calendar of Events

35   Horse Properties

36   RMR’s Directory

38   Classified Ads

40   Advertiser Index

  41   Photo of the Month

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January 2009   Vol. 17, No. 1
Features & Columns:

 6     Dog Hair & Mule Sweat..................................... Natalie Riehl

 8    Grandpa....................................................................... Dan Pence

16   Indian Reservation Slaughter Plants .. Dorinda Troutman

19   BLM Nevada Emergency Gather

20   Vaccines Donated for Equine Welfare

21   Western Mercantile – Special Advertising Section

28   Heydon Abuse Case Update

29   Montana ’s “Able’s Bill” Update

30   US Pony Club’s New Programs

31   Free Calendar from Farnam

40   Letter from Reader

41   Cartoons................................................................ TW Hamilton

42   Hand Grazing.................................................. MaryAnn Myers

Departments:

22   Equine & Western Events

49   Calendar of Events

52   Horse Properties

53   RMR’s Directory

54   Classified Ads

56   Advertiser Index

  57   Photo of the Month

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