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the Little Yellow Rose Ranch in Anza, CA
Ph: 951-541-1221
I have been involved with
horses my whole life as
you' ll soon see.....
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Here I am, at my 1st
horseshow, showing
Azusa, CA
August 1973
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Jesse James was my
1st horse.  Here we
are at the Sunshine
Ranch horseshow,
Azusa, CA,  riding
in Western
Equitation and
Pleasure classes.
April 1974
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Here we are showing in English
Pleasure at the Sunshine Ranch
monthly show, Azusa, California   
July 1974.
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Several horses later, I acquired
Penny, a yearling Paint, off Tiger
Stripe Farms, Norco 1977.
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Stretta Bar, also off Tiger Stripe
Farms, at Loma Linda University,
March 1978
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Here I am in
Norco, with
my 1/2 Arab
mare, Tarik,  
and her filly,
Blue, in the
summer of
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Here is Stretta Bar again, she was
Paint Breeding stock, off Tiger
Stripe Farms, I'm riding her in Las
Vegas, NV, December 1980.
Here's Toppy, a registered
Appaloosa mare, and her
Appaloosa filly, Zara, at 3 days
old, Woodcrest, CA, February
That is Stretta
Bar, again, with
Jupiter, a 1/2
Arab colt,
Woodcrest, CA,
June 1982.
Here's Zara as a
weanling, notice the
frost showing over
her hips,
Woodcrest, CA,
August 1984.
Jupiter as a yearling,  ready to
show Halter at the Riverside
Rancheros horseshow, March
Well look who it is, again, Jupiter.  
I started him under saddle myself,
put a lot of miles on him, and he
was kind enough to allow my son
Jason to "tool" around on him, too.
Riverside CA, April 1987.
This was Black, a Tennessee Walker gelding
owned by Bobbi Villanueva.  He was quite a
handful, yet worth the ride, July 1987.
Besides Black, I
schooled and
trained at
Richard's Bar-J,
in Riverside, CA,
several horses:
Thai, Regato,
Princess, Akita,
Sybil, Midnight,
"Knothead", and
a chestnut
Mustang who's
name escapes
me, 1987/1988.
This is Akita as a yearling,
owned by Mike and Faye
Dunn, also at the Bar-J, July
This is Destiny, also owned by
Bobbi Villanueva, she was 2
years old and I was giving Bobbi
a hand with the ground work to
start her under saddle. Perris,
CA, June 1989.
Higgins, out of a Trekehener
stallion, owned by Cheri Parks.
A very good boy, although I
should have my boots on,
Yucaipa, CA,  October 1989.
That's Albert on Cougan, a
Quarter Horse gelding.  Albert is
Bobbi's husband, and was paying
me to give him lessons, Fall 1989.
This is Katie, one of 8
horses I "saddle broke" and
finished for Linda Ralls, at
Viva La Agape Arabians,
Norco CA, Spring 1990 -
Fall 1991.  Yes, she is in
This is me up on Becky, owned
by Faye Dunn, at Viva La Agape
Arabians.  Faye paid me to
school and train Becky, Pizzazz
and Akita, and I took a few
lessons with Stacey Turner on
Becky just for fun.  Norco, Calif.
May 1991
I also worked/schooled/trained at
Viva La Agape,  Bell, Nova,
Charisma, Comet, Damask,
Katie, Maheim, Mimosa, Rose,
Satin, Special, T Borr, and
L.L.Amnesty.  1990-1991