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And so it begins!

Dr. Mark is spending the next few weeks in Scottsdale, AZ.  The 62nd Annual Scottsdale Arabian Show kicks off today! This show is one of the biggest horse shows in the country with over 2400 horses entered in various classes through the 10 day span.  Dr. Mark works his magic on dozens of the top competitors trying to keep the horses sound, healthy and relaxed.   Read more »


Hello Dolly!

Last Friday night the DePaolo Equine office received a special treat from the boss!  VIP tickets to Dolly Parton at WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma.  We started with a yummy dinner at El Fenix and then rushed over to the concert hall to enjoy over Read more »


Take a break from the horse show in Tulsa

Dr. Mark is currently at US National Arabian Horse Show in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  This is one of his busiest horse shows of the year.  Even though Dr. Mark doesn’t have too much down time if you are in Tulsa and need a break from the show maybe you should try some of the non-horse activities the city has to offer. Read more »


It’s Hockey Season!

Today is the Dallas Stars’ pre-season opener against the St. Louis Blues.  Dr. Mark and his wife, Jacqui, are big Stars fans and this year they season ticket holders!  The stars have won eight division titles in Dallas and in the 1998-99 season they won the coveted Stanley Cup.

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Paying A Visit To Faith Equine

Dr. Mark will be traveling to Faith Equine in Snohomish, Washington in May. Mark & Karen Plumlee operate Mission Farrier School out of their beautiful facility. The 8 week horseshoeing course is “dedicated to offering a common sense approach to maintenance of the equine hoof, drawing on Natural Balance principles, traditional craftsmanship, and the increasingly improved technology available in the farrier industry today.” Read more »


Covering The Map

The end of April is going to be busy for Dr. Mark! He travels to Scottsdale, Arizona to work for clients at the Region 7 Arabian Show. He is looking forward to getting out of the rain for a couple of days and working on a bunch of nice horses. We wish all of our trainers and their clients the best of luck! Read more »


Dr. Mark helps kick off breeding season at Cinder Lakes Ranch

Dr. Mark had the opportunity to work on some world class stallions last week at Cinder Lakes Ranch and Reproduction Center.  Pictured here with 2014 USEF Horse of Honor, Spooks Gotta Whiz.  Read more »


Welcome Julie!

We would like to introduce you to the newest member of the DePaolo Equine Concepts team.  Meet Julie Gleason! She is a native Texan and has been involved with horses her entire life.  Julie will be managing the Horse Hair Analysis program along side Dr. Mark.  She is a wonderful addition!

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Dr. Mark is at the BFA

The best of the best on the Barrel Futurity circuit are gathered in Oklahoma City this week for the BFA World Championships.  A $70,000 futurity, $30,000 juvenile and $20,000 derby are sure to attract the fastest barrel racers from around the country. Read more »


Natural Hand Soap

Natural foaming hand soap is very easy to make and it is just as effective as regular foaming soap but without all of the harsh chemicals.  Dr. Mark even makes his own!  You will either need to use an old pump bottle or you can invest in a high quality one.

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