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STOLEN – MARSH TACKY MARE & GELDING – $2000 REWARD

A bay Marsh Tacky mare, River, and a dark bay Marsh Tacky gelding, Yago, belonging to Jackie McFadden and Jodie Reeves were stolen from Dragoon Horse Farm in Rembert, SC on April 23, 2017.  A $2000 reward will be awarded for information leading to their safe return. Please share this information, post flyers, and help us find River and Yago.

NetPosse Report: https://netposse.com/view_report.asp?reportid=5217
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RiverandYago/
Go Fund Me: https://www.gofundme.com/bringriverandyagohome
Photos: jackiemcfadden.com

Upcoming Events

  • 2017 CMTA Annual Meeting – Saturday May 27, 2017

The Carolina Marsh Tacky Association’s Annual Meeting will be held Saturday May 27th at 11:30 am at Aiken Polo Club’s Whitney Field, 420 Mead Avenue, Aiken, SC. People only – no horses allowed at the venue. Stabling and paddocks are available close to Whitney Field at Sea Horse Aiken for $20 per horse / per day if you would like to ride in Hitchcock Woods after the meeting.

Please bring a bag lunch. CMTA will provide soft drinks and water.

For horse boarding, contact Katherine Thomas at 803-443-4940 to make arrangements for your horse. Sea Horse Aiken is located at 541 Two Notch Road at the corner of Grace Avenue and Two Notch Road (across the clay road from the Aiken Training Track and the Saddle Doctor).

If you have any questions, contact me, Jackie McFadden, at: marshtacky@gmail.com, 803-517-2545.

Hope to see you soon!

 

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CMTA Brochure

Printable brochure to promote the Marsh Tacky.

Brochure_Cover_August_19_2016

Requests

Volunteers Needed!
Volunteers are needed to assist with the CMTA newsletter and promotional events. Please contact us if you would like to help.

Information Needed!
We need stories, and photos of current and past Marsh Tackies for the Newsletter and an Upcoming book recording the history of the Marsh Tacky.
Send to: Jackie McFadden, 1434 Alexander Rd., Rock Hill, SC 29732 or marshtacky@gmail.com. Phone: 803-517-2545. 

Become a Member!
Become a member of the Carolina Marsh Tacky Association and help us preserve this wonderful breed!

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The CMTA Newsletter

The newsletter is a publication of the Carolina Marsh Tacky Association. Please send us photos and stories about your Marsh Tackies for the newsletter and descriptions of events that you plan to participate in with your Marsh Tackies.  After the events, send us a write-up about your experiences.

The CMTA Newsletter – Spring 2017

The South Carolina Marsh Tacky Association

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OPPORTUNITY TO RIDE AND COMPETE FOR FREE ON A CRITICALLY ENDANGERED CAROLINA MARSH TACKY HORSE.

If you are an experienced rider, live in Upstate South Carolina and would like to show one of our critically endangered Carolina Marsh Tacky horses, please get in touch!

Blackberry Ridge Horse Farm is seeking an experienced, motivated rider who would like to enter his or her choice of equine events with one of our critically endangered Carolina Marsh Tacky horses. We have 2 stallions, a mare and 2 geldings to choose from for a rider. The rider MUST be willing to come to our farm, 30 minutes outside of Anderson, SC, to train and practice. For the right person, we will transport the horse to mutually agreeable events and pay the entry fees. We also have other young horses available for the right trainers who would like to start a Marsh Tacky and compete in events of their choosing. Contact me, MJ Goodwin, by email at mj@mjgoodwin.com if you are interested in this arrangement. ANY discipline is fine. We would like to see Tackies excel in Western, English, Dressage and Endurance pursuits.

This opportunity is limited to experienced riders only. These are young, green horses and not suitable for inexperienced riders. The farm is located 30 minutes outside of Anderson, SC and travel here on a regular basis is required.

Carolina Marsh Tacky Association
P.O. Box 1447, Hollywood, SC 29449
marshtacky@gmail.com