Calendar Of Events Fall 2008

CANADA


August 16-17
Tees Longears Days: Donkey & Mule Show, Tees, AB, Canada, Jadene Mah, 780-672-2890,or website info at  www.albertadonkeyandmule.com

Oct 13
Canadian Donkey & Mule Assoc Annual General Meeting, St Albert, AB. 780-458-5551.  Call for Bylaw Amendments, Call for resolutions, elections, etc. 


ALABAMA
SEPT. 27, 2008
Mule & Donkey Classic
Andalusia, AL - FMI contact Donna Campbell:
334-222-8660 or
LaDon Dewrell:
334-804-1962 or
Mike Fleming: 850-834-2966 or www.ssmda.wordpress.com


CALIFORNIA


September 2008,
Northern California Miniature Donkey Show in Historic Red Bluff, California.  For more info contact: Cheryl Austin LiLLongears@msn.com  or 530-347-4457

Sept 24-28
Los Angeles County Fair,  2008 International Draft Horse, Mule & Pleasure Driving Show (AMA pending) Los Angeles Fairplex, Pomona, Ca. For information call Sharon Gifford 909 374-8139 or 909 865-4091 taylor@fairplex.com  or visit Fairplex.com





COLORADO

Jan 23-25 2009 *
National Western Stock Show, Denver CO.  www.NationalWestern.com or call 303-299-5557 (see ad this issue).



IDAHO

September 19-21
Idaho State Draft Horse & Mule Show, Sandpoint, ID: Ramona Triber, 509-951-3094 gwendt@hughes.net or idahodrafthorseshow.com

October 9-11
Northwest Draft Horse & Mule Classic, Idaho Horse Park, Nampa, ID: Sheila Grange, 208-442-3335, www.idahohorsepark.com


INDIANA
September 28-29
FFA Draft Horse Clinic, Battle Ground, IN: Melissa Brown, 3549 Prophetstown Trail, 765-567-4700, agmanager@prophetstown.org , www.prophetstown.org

Oct  4 
Midstates Mule & Donkey, Rochester Show Rochester, IN.  Contact: Becky Gearhart  574-893-4896

IOWA


October 4 & 5
IDMS October ride, Stephens Forest, Lucas IA.  Rides at 10 & 2 with potluck 630 pm on Saturday. For more info contact IDMS Sec. Sheila Cross, 641-774-2333 or sheila@tcrossfarm.com


KANSAS
October 24-25
Southcentral Kansas Draft Horse & Mule Sale, Kingman Activity Center, Kingman, KS: Bernie Bock, 620-532-2035

KENTUCKY

NOV. 13 - 14 - 15, 2008
North American International Livestock Exposition 2nd Annual Mule & Donkey Show, Louisville, KY (Entries close Oct 31)
FMI: 502-367-5300 or www.livestockexpo.org

June 13, 2009 *
Kentucky Draft Horse & Mule Pull Classic, Muhlenberg Agriculture Center, Greenville, KY: Community Equine Supply, 800-844-1601

MARYLAND

July 27th
Gene Harrison & Jered Harrison Memorial Coon Mule Jump Performance/Fun Show, Carroll Co. 4_h and FFA Faire, Westminster MD.  John Harrison 443-375-2814, Elisha Iager 410-795-1225, www.harrisonmuledays.com

MASSACHUSSETS

September 25-28
Eastern States Expositio Draft Horse Show, West Springfield, MA: Carol Keller, 413-205-5016, ckeller@thebige.com ,. www.thebige.com

Nov 13-16  Massachusetts:  Equine Affaire - W. Springfield, MA. Website: www.equineaffair.com

MICHIGAN
October 16-19
Michigan Great Lakes International Draft Horse Show & Pull, Michigan State University Livestock Pavilion, East Lansing, MI: Aaron Rice, 269-721-8853, fax 269-721-8039, www.mgli.org



MINNESOTA
Sept 20-21    Minnesota Donkey & Mule Fall Trail Ride - Fox Hollow in Lesuer, MN -   Contact Sonny Fritag, 507-246-5268
 
Oct 4 Minnesota Donkey & Mule Last Chance Trail Ride - Fort Ridgley State Park, MN - Contact Dallas Smith, 507-831-5438

MISSOURI


September 14
Jesse James Mule Show, Keary MO.  Contact Gary Lawson, 816-628-5887.

September 17-20
Boone County Draft Horse & Mule Sale, Boone County Fairgrounds, Columbia, MO: George Harris, 573-474-5991, www.heartlanddraft.com

September 19-20
Clark County Festival, Kahoka MO.  Contact Mike Shantz 660-860-2330 or Becki Krueger, 660-727-3295. 

September 26-27
Baumli Draft Horse & Mule Sale, United Producers Sale Barn, Maryville, MO: Richard Baumli, 660-652-4454, www.maryvillehorsesale.com

October 10-11
4 State Draft Horse and Mule Sale, Diamond, MO: Chester Palmer, 918-542-6801, nicholsauction@hotmail.com

April 24-25 2009*
Baumli Draft Horse & Mule Sale, United Producers Sale Barn, Maryville, MO: Richard Baumli, 660-652-4454, www.maryvillehorsesale.com

NEVADA


NEW YORK

Sept 21
Longears & Friends Driving Club Fun Show.  Driving, riding and lead classes.  Cornerstone Stables, 2922 Two Rod Rd, Marilla NY.  Contact Lucy, 716-655-0224 or Dan 585-768-2907.

July 2010
MULE DAYS: Madison County Fairgrounds, Brookfield, NY.  FRI: Mule & Donkey Open Show SAT: Mule & Donkey Gymkhana Show   SUN:  Group trail ride .  FMI:  315-899-6286 or Muleshoe99@aol.com.

NORTH CAROLINA


September 6
Roxboro Mule & Draft Horse show, Roxboro NC.  Contact Rob Hall 336-559-4039

September 13
Cabarrus Co. Fair Mule & Donkey Show, Concord NC.  Contact Debbie Bost 704-920-3316 or visit www.cabarruscountyfair.com.


Sept 25-28
Benson Mule Days Festival, Benson NC.  For info call 919-894-3825 or www.bensonmuledays.com

Oct 26
North Carolina State Fair Mule & Donkey Show, Raleigh NC.  See ad this issue or www.Ncstatefair.org

November 23-24
Dixie Draft Horse, Mule & Carriage Auction, Iredell County Fairgrounds, Troutman, NC: Dean Beachy, 330-893-3541, fax 330-893-3545


OHIO

Aug 22-23
NASMA mule show, Dark County Faire, Greenville OH (pending)  937-548-7075.

September 12-14
Ohio Buckeye Draft Horse Show & Field Events,Wilmington, OH, contact Tina Whitacre, 513-374-3727.

OKLAHOMA

October 3-4
Oklahoma Mule Sale, Pontotoc County Agri-plex, Ada, OK: Johnny Kelso, 270-435-4229, www.kelsomules.com


November 30-December 1
Oklahoma Select Draft Horse & Mule Sale, Payne County Expo Center, Stillwater, OK: JL Nichols, 620-297-3017, www.nicholsauctionservice.com



OHIO

November 1-2
Henry County Draft Horse Club Farm Days, Liberty Center, OH: Beth Arnold, 419-533-1023.

OREGON

September 5, 6 & 7th, 2008
Hells Canyon Mule Days  Enterprise, Oregon, For more information contact: Sondra Lozier 1-888-323-3271, 1-541-263-0104 or 1-541-426-3271. There might be some AMA sanctioned classes watch for up date.

December 6
Christmas Carriage Parade & Festival, Pendleton, OR; Sue Ellen Smith, 541-278-8049.
www.auctions-usa.com


TENNESSEE
Sales throughout the year:
Reese Bros.?TN Mule Sales
Knoxville Tennessee Livestock Center, Mascot TN.  Sale?MULES.  Rufus Reese, 615-452-2478 or Dick Reese, 615-452-2544

NOVEMBER 7 - 8, 2008
The Great Tennessee Mule Sale - Reese Brothers Mule Company - Dickson, TN
FMI: 615-452-2478 or
615-452-2544

JANUARY 16 - 17, 2009*
The Great Tennessee Mule Sale - Reese Brothers Mule Company - Dickson, TN
FMI: 615-452-2478 or
615-452-2544


September 13, 2008
TN State Fair Donkey Show, TN State Fairgrounds, Nashville, TN. Contact Sandy Carroll, Dept. Head, ph #931-684-4846 or email: ccarroll@cafes.net

July 9-11, 2009 *
18th Annual Great Celebration Mule & Donkey Show, Shelbyville TN.  For more info go to www.twhnc.com/muleshow.htm


TEXAS


Sept  6-7  2008
ADMS National Show, Conroe TX
Classes for all sizes of Donkeys, Mules and Zebra Hybrids.  See ad this issue

November 8, 9
SDMS Corsicana  D&M Show, www.southwesterndonkeymulesociety.com

November TBA
TAMU Horseman?s Association Donkey & Mule Show, *Sanctioned by GCDMA ? hosted by TAMU Horseman?s Association www.gcdma.org, Freeman Arena College Station, Texas

November 15 - November 16
Draft Horse Harness and Driving Clinic, Jacksboro, TX.  Ridgeview Ranch: Kimberly Watson, 817-475-9689 txk9tracker@gmail.com

Jan 25, 2009
Fort Worth Stock Show?SEE AD this issue.  Entry deadline date has CHANGED!

VIRGINIA
October 16-18
Tri-State Draft Horse & Mule Sale, Abingdon, VA: Ronnie Wheatley, 276-467-2486, www.ruralheritage.com/tristate/

WASHINGTON
October 10-12
Driving & Working Horses in Harness Workshop (Doc Hammill & John Erskine), Ethel, WA: Maureen Harkcom, 360-978-5064, maureen@happs-inc.com , www.happs-inc.com

WEST VIRGINIA

Sept 6-7
Central West Virginia 16th Annual Mule & Donkey Show, Hollygrade Park, Flatwoods WV.  Contact Bob Smith, 304-364-8364

WISCONSIN

September 19-21, 2008
Fall 2008 Trail Ride, End of the Trail Equine Campground - Ontario, WI
Secretary@widonkeymule.org
http://www.widonkeymule.org

Oct 2-5    Caroline Colorama Fall Trail Ride - Caroline, WI -  Wisconsin's Largest Trail Ride

June 6 - 7, 2009
Wisconsin Donkey & Mule 2009 State Show , www.widonkeymule.org/

MULE/EQUINE SALES

Kelso Mule Sales
Johnny Kelso, 270-435-4229
John Kelso 270-492-8218
Justin Kelso 270-435-4031
Jody Kelso 270-435-4414
Website www.kelsomules.com
Email: kelsomules.@wk.net

September 26-27
Baumli Draft Horse & Mule Sale, United Producers Sale Barn, Maryville, MO: Richard Baumli, 660-652-4454, www.maryvillehorsesale.com

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WILD BURRO ADOPTIONS:
For info on satellite adoptions call:  NATIONAL PROGRAM OFFICE. SHIPPING COORDINATION , BOB MITCHELL 702-861-6583 Internet site  www.adoptahorse.blm.gov
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Brad Cameron Mulemanship Clinics
For complete schedule call 1-877-GET MULE anywhere in the USA or Canada, or see the website at www.muletrainer.com or www.cameronequine.com 

Sept. 19-22  CS/Mulemanship 1 Cuba, Missouri Joe Bufalo, 573-299-4423

Oct. 3-6 CS/M1
Custer, Wisconsin , Dian Pinney
608-587-2571


Oct. 10-13 CS/M1
New Castle, Indiana,  Jeff Higgins
765-478-4219

Oct. 17-20 CS/M1
Medina, Ohio. Jo Lytle 419-651-1411

Oct. 31-Nov 3    CS/M1 Martin, Tennessee , Lake Nowhere Mule&  Donkey Farm, 731-364-9572

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Thank you to Rural Heritage for helping to supply a list of donkey and mule related shows and events on their website.  Also to all the clubs and Mule magazines (Mules and More, Western Mule) that publish Event Calendars.






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About donkeys

About Mules

NEW - BUYING MINIS

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Calendar of Events

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NEW ONLINE MEMBERSHIP FORM
(external, secure link) added 4-16-08

About ADMS

FAQ (frequently asked Questions/Trivia)
Includes info on FERTILE MULES, twins, speed of mules/donkeys, etc

Breeding Questions

About Jacks

VHOF (Versitility Hall of Fame)

Lingo (Terminology)

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On Gelding (Castration)

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SPOTTING PIX (pinto-spotted donkeys)

Dear John Henry (advise from a Mule)

BREYER Models

One tough Mule/Bad-ass Mule

New info - Medical/Shots/Worming

FEES for ADMS Services

Microchipping Notice Sheet
(to inform ADMS of added chip #s for your animals)  New 6-6-08
Need literature?
Visit  Hee Haw Books

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Measuring for Dwarfism in Donkeys

Registered Farm Names
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   F-J     K-O   P-S   T-Z
Farm names End 06    Feb-June 07
July-Dec 2007       Prefixes (working on it)
(Farm names added 8-20/21-08)
Prefix/Name Rules (see Rules)
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Registration Info

Registration Form   or NEW PDF VERSION

***
OR New Secure ONLINE FORM ***
PLEASE READ HERE before using online form
SEE NOTE ALSO RE Update to FORM

Registration Rules 1

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Registry Checklist

Inspection Form

Transfer Form or   NEW PDF Version

Update Form      or  NEW PDF Version

Stud Report

Breeding Certificate
(on the reg form)


Stud Contract

Sales Contract

Code of Ethics (PDF)

REGISTRY changes 2009

Permanent ID OPTIONS 2010
The ONLINE Registration form is up and running! Please use it for new registrations of donkeys or mules of all sizes.   Link is above.


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