Equestrian celebrities drawn to Naples-area horse ranch

A recent visit by an equestrian superstar from Australia will be followed this weekend with a trick-riding event by a nationally known expert at Rose Hill Ranch near Naples. The equine training center on Italy Valley Road offers clinics, lessons and coaching, performance training, showing, colt starting and a slew of other basic and advanced […]

Marylander Completes Mustang Makeover

This past September, Mt. Airy resident Toby Gibbon once again headed off to compete in the Extreme Mustang Makeover. A four-time Top 10 Finalist, this was Toby’s eighth time competing in the makeover. His entry for this year’s competition was Ima Boy Scout, a five-year-old Mustang that he began working with earlier this year… Click […]

2018 EMM Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Matt Manroe matt@mustangheritagefoundation.org 512-415-5354 Extreme Mustang Makeover Announces 2018 Lineup The wild horse training competition will be held in two cities – Lexington, KY & Fort Worth, TX. AUSTIN, TEXAS (TBD) — Building upon the success of its 2016-2017 six city tour, Extreme Mustang Makeover (EMM) returns in 2018 and […]

What can we do about wild horses?

Imagine a proposal to introduce an exotic species to the sagebrush steppe of the American West. This species could successfully reproduce and expand into forested areas, uplands and wetlands. It would be a large charismatic creature that attracted a passionate following among people who loved it so much that the management of its expanding population […]

BLM, Extreme Mustang Makeover Bring Horses for Adoption

Wild mustangs and burros made their appearance on the Missouri State Fairgrounds Thursday, providing the opportunity for some to adopt a living icon of the American West. The America’s Mustang Celebration Expo opened Thursday in the MSF Coliseum for a three-day event that includes wild horse adoption. Extreme Mustang Makeover and America’s Mustang are produced […]

Powell Girl Competes in Extreme Mustang Makeover

By MATT NABER – Associated Press – Wednesday, May 4, 2016 POWELL, Wyo. (AP) – Training a wild horse is tough – and doing it in 100 days is extremely tough, which is why it’s called the Extreme Mustang Makeover. Nineteen-year-old Daria Anderson of Powell is currently training a wild horse she named Loco Bueno […]

Wild Mustangs to be Adopted in Fort Worth

FORT WORTH (CBS11) – More than 60 American Mustangs recently trained during an Extreme Mustang Makeover will find new homes this weekend during a mustang competition and auction in Fort Worth. Other, still-wild Mustangs will be adopted by trainers to begin their 100-day ‘makeover.’ They come from overpopulated federal land. The government’s options were let […]