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Spanish Barb Horse Association (SBHA) history
Media Articles / Interviews:
All The Pretty Horses and the Vaqueras Bravas by Raechel Running, March 2015
An Arizona State Icon, by Nancy Jorgensen, The Duncan Valley Electric Cooperative Currents Magazine, May 2012.
North American Colonial Spanish Horse Update July 2011, by D. P. Sponenberg, DVM, PhD, 2011.
Spanish Mustangs in Southern Arizona, by Marye Ann Thompson and Dr. Philip Sponenberg, The Arizona Horsemen’s Newsletter, Summer, 1990.
Evaluation of the Cruce Herd of Horses, D. P. Sponenberg, DVM, PhD, 1990.
Preserving The Pride of The Conquistadors, Elizabeth Al-Hazzam Dawsari and Gail Pearl, Phoenix Home and Garden, March, 1991.
Spanish Barbs, From Conquistadors to Mounted Shooting, Marjorie Dixon.
Kino the Padre on Horseback, M. A. Thompson, Conquistador Magazine, June/July, 1992.
Wilbur-Cruce Spanish Barb Horses, by Marjorie Dixon, The Center for Desert Archaeology, Archaeology Southwest, Spring, 2009.
Media Press Releases:
July 20, 2011 – The Spanish Barb Horse Association Presents, Discover The Horse That Discovered America at the Amerind Museum on August 27, 2011 – 9 am – 4 pm. Flyer.
January 6, 2011, SBHA has a booth at the 2nd Annual Southern Arizona Horse Expo!
August 30, 2010, the Spanish Barb Breeders Association announces their name change to the Spanish Barb Horse Association.
June 29, 2010, the Arizona Colonial Spanish Horse Project is developing a new Arizona State Heritage Bill.
May 17, 2010, SBBA sends a letter to New Mexico’s Governor on the McKinley herd.