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Strength & Pisos January 9, 2011

Reprinted from Peruvian Horse Quarterly, issue #100.

Raul Risso explains the importance of strength in the Peruvian Horse's gait, from paso llano to a natural sobreandando.

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Breeding the Peruvian Horse I-II May 10, 2010

Reprinted from The Peruvian Classified, issues #98-99.

Harrison and Cathleen McDonald of Silver Creek Ranch graciously accepted our request to be our guest experts on breeding the Peruvian Horse. Success like that of Silver Creek Ranch can only be attained through dedication, discipline and devotion to a strict breeding program.

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Pisos! Pisos! Pisos! November 10, 2009

Reprinted from The Peruvian Classified, issue #95.

Raul Risso goes dives into the topic of the Peruvian Horse's unique gait and how it is different from other naturally ambling horses.

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Nick Breeding November 10, 2009

Reprinted from The Peruvian Classified, issue #94.

Terry Jarchow, breeder of generations of Champion horses, explains what a nick is and how she has applied it to Rancho de la Florecita's successful breeding program.

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Breeding Vs. Multiplying Horses November 10, 2009

Reprinted from The Peruvian Classified, issue #88.

Eduardo Risso Montes gives readers insight into the great importance and care in selecting the correct match of a stallion with a mare. Breeding Peruvian Horses is not a simple task and takes years of learning and dedication as well as developing a keen eye.

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The Importance of Broodmares November 10, 2009

Reprinted from The Peruvian Classified, issue #90.

Life long breeder Eduardo Risso Montes explores the importance of broodmares not only in an individual breeding program but also within the breed as a whole.

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The Hardest Thing November 10, 2009

Reprinted from The Peruvian Classified, issue #95.

In issue #95's Positively Pasos column, editor in chief Charlotte Dicke Becerra expresses her views on what is the most difficult aspect in raising Peruvian Horse: breeding a good one. This article won first place in the category Editorial from the American Horse Publications.

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