Congratulations to our sponsors Janet Newton and her crew who had a great show at the Region 2 Experience.

KCs Lethal Linus and Carolee Gamas were the All Around Select Champions and won a saddle. Carolee and Linus were the Regional Champions in Hunter Under Saddle, Hunt Seat Equitation, and showmanship with a 3rd place finish in Western Pleasure.

Janet Newton and KCs Lethal Linus were Champions in Sr. Hunter Under Saddle. This great gelding was raised and trained by Janet Newton.

A Lethal Winken 2 by A Winken Deluxe won the 3 & 4 year old Hunter Under Saddle futurity. Trained by Janet Newton and shown by Lee Ann Demars of Fox Lane Farm's this neat mare was also the Regional Champion in Youth Mares shown by Janet's grandson Tee Aune.

Demi Aune and Compaq Chip did extremely well in the Small Fry Division, earning the Reserve High Point Award for that division. Demi and CC won the Small Fry Western Pleasure and Trail and had Reserve Champion finishes in hunter under saddle, hunt seat equitation, and showmanship as well as placing 3rd in the horsemanship.

The Costume class was a crowd pleaser and the winner was Dumbo and the Aune family.

Watch for our up coming story on our visit to the Newton Ranch in Glasgow Montana. Janet Newton has been raising champion hunt seaters for more than 30 years. She has a great selection of yearlings and weanlings available for your consideration and stands 3 top stallions that have been siring champions in many different events.

A Winken Deluxe is a 1993 black son of the great sire A Dynmic Deluxe and out of a daughter of Lucky Wayne. He has sired numerous champions in both hunter under saddle, western pleasure and lunge line. He is the sire of Regional Champion A Letal Winken 2.

KCs Lethal Weapon To is sired by Kay Cee Leaguer. This awesome stallion is the sire of KCs Lethal Linus, Select Regional High Point Champion and many other champions.

Janet has added a new stallion to her line-up for 2008. Unsinkable Mr is a blue roan appendix stallion sired by Ima Zippo Good Bar x Zippos Mr Goodbar and our os a Mito Commander grand daughter.

For more information log onto or call Janet at 406-228-2655 or 406-263-0099