2017 Cactus Classic

The Cactus Reining Classic was very successful for the DCR family!

Laura Day and Chics Dream About Me won the Primetime Non Pro Maturity as well as placing 3rd in level 1&2, 4th in level 3&4 with a 215.5!!  

David Adams and Cromed Out Whiz placed 11th in the level 1 Non Pro Maturity and 10th in the Primetime Non Pro Maturity!

Mary K Cachat and Magnum Sparkle finished 18th in the level 4 Non Pro Derby!

Nicolas Barthelemy and Paleface Gunner finished 7th in the level 1, 19th in level 3 and 29th in the level 4 Open Derby for owner's Mike and Katie Cachat!

Nicolas also rode WRS Shiney Diamond to a 5th place finish in level 1, 13th in level 3 and 23rd in level 4 for owner Manny Rojo! 

laura day and Chics dream about me

laura day and Chics dream about me

Nicolas Barthelemy and Paleface gunner

Nicolas Barthelemy and Paleface gunner

2016 Reining By The Bay

Lvl 2 open derby reserve champs!

Lvl 2 open derby reserve champs!

This years Reining By The Bay was a great show for our trainers here at DCR. Bud Lyon kicked it off with winning the Lvl 1 & 2 Novice Horse Open class on Friday with a 73.5 on DCR's own Gunnadeous "Bo". 

Nicolas Barthelemy took the stage on Saturday, winning the Lvl 2 Open Futurity and placing top 5 in the lvl 3 & 4 with his client Manny Rojo's mare, WRS Shiney Diamond. Check out his part in Quarter Horse New's article which can be found here: http://qhne.ws/2a8lubD

On Sunday the winnings continued as Bud Lyon won Reserve Champion in the Lvl 2 Open Derby and top 5 in the Lvl 3 on Day Creek Ranch's new addition Einsteins Top Whiz "Bosco". The pair kicked off their career at the 2016 NRHA Derby and have continued to improve and succeed since. 

We are so lucky to have such wonderful trainers with DCR, and are definitely looking forward to future successes. Thank you Nic and Bud for making this an awesome show for us here at DCR! 

 

Nicolas and WRS Shiney Diamond in their winning run in the Open Futurity.

Nicolas and WRS Shiney Diamond in their winning run in the Open Futurity.

Bud and bosco in their open derby run

Bud and bosco in their open derby run

Welcome to the world little ones!

Day Creek Ranch had three little ones join our ranch at the beginning of this year, and still one to come! 

Meet 'Brie' our filly by DCR's own Cattitude out of Gity Annie Gun:

2016 Sorrel Filly

Gity Annie Gun x Cattitude

Meet our One Time Pepto colt out of our mare The Doctress Orders (Dual Rey):

2016 Sorrel Colt The Doctress Orders x One Time Pepto

2016 Sorrel Colt

The Doctress Orders x One Time Pepto

And Meet our Metallic Cat colt out of our Dual Rey mare, The Doctress Orders:

Welcome Barthelemy Performance Horses!

Day Creek Ranch is proud to announce that we have welcomed Barthelemy Performance Horses to the DCR family! Nicolas Barthelemy, Stacy Hansen, and of course their wonderful son Cade are scheduled to move in to the ranch this month. We are pleased to have them on property and are excited for the wonderful things to come.

Barthelemy Performance Horses trains and shows reining horses and reined cowhorses. Nic has shown great success in both disciplines, and we are excited to see him do well in the future.

Welcome to the ranch Nic, Stacy, and Cade!