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Welcome to Bandalero Ranch, an exceptional equine sports facility nestled in the heart of Tucson, Arizona. Our ranch stands as a pinnacle of excellence in the southwest, dedicated to providing unparalleled equestrian services to our local community and beyond.

At Bandalero Ranch, our mission is clear: to set the standard for excellence in Reined Cow Horse and Reining performance horses. Our goal is to offer top-tier facilities and expert staff, delivering premier training programs, foal production, and comprehensive veterinary and reproductive and ICSI services.

We are committed to elevating the horse industry by offering cutting-edge training programs, state-of-the-art reproductive facilities, a distinguished breeding program, and access to fine stallions for stud services. Our dedication extends to fostering strong relationships with our clients, guiding them towards achieving their personal equestrian goals.

Driven by innovation, sound business practices, and a deep understanding of horsemanship, we strive to be industry leaders. Located conveniently at 8526 E. Tanque Verde Road in Tucson, our ranch is easily accessible to the community and just a short distance from the fairgrounds.

Thank you for considering Bandalero Ranch. We eagerly anticipate the opportunity to welcome you to our exceptional facility and assist you on your equestrian journey.

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Preparing to Breed Your Mare

Breeding a mare is a significant responsibility that requires careful planning and preparation to ensure the health and well-being of both the mare and the foal. Here are the steps to prepare for breeding your mare: Evaluate the Mare’s Health: Ensure your mare is in good overall health. This includes regular vaccinations, deworming, dental care, and hoof maintenance. Consult with a veterinarian to perform a thorough reproductive examination, including a...

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Placenta Evaluation

By Patrick M. McCue, DVM, PhD, Diplomate American College of Theriogenologists The placenta is the connection between the developing fetus and the mare and provides the means for obtaining nutrition and for gas exchange.  Examination of the placenta can offer valuable insight into the health of the newborn foal. Consequently, it is recommended that owners, farm managers or foaling attendants perform an evaluation of each placenta. The placenta is normally passed...

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Key Points to Equine Strangles

Equine strangles, also known simply as “strangles,” is a highly contagious bacterial infection that affects horses, ponies, and other equids. It is caused by the bacterium Streptococcus equi subspecies equi (S. equi). Strangles is characterized by abscesses and inflammation of the lymph nodes in the head and neck area, leading to symptoms such as fever, nasal discharge, difficulty swallowing, and swelling of the lymph nodes. Here are some key points...

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Platinum Performance Equine

Platinum Performance individual nutritional supplementation is available at Bandalero Ranch. Together we can help you make well-informed decisions regarding equine supplementation for their daily wellness, performance, rehabilitation and breeding needs.