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Mark holds judges cards with The American Quarter Horse Association, The American Paint Horse Association & The National Snaffle Bit Association. 

Mark specializes in the development of young horses and the process of bringing them into the western pleasure show arena. He concentrates on equipping them with the knowledge it takes to have a successful show career, be it in the open, amateur or youth divisions. Many will go on to have solid show careers in western pleasure and all around events at a national level.


Mark has had the privelige of managing the breeding efforts for the late Fleet Machine, a  5x APHA World Champion stallion. Fleet retired from the breeding shed at the age of 26. He has has produced multiple World & Reserve World Champions in Western Pleasure, Hunter Under Saddle, Trail, Horsemanship, Equitation & even Hunter Hack! He is the sire of the Breyer Horse model Fleetstreet Max who set the APHA World Record for World Championships won by a single paint horse.

Melissa runs Melissa Baus Design, a photography and graphics design company that specializes in equine photography and marketing.

The Baus kids have two ponies that are a staple in our lives. Dusty and Turbo are seriously just the best and Turbo also the worst at times. Follow Melissa Baus Design on facebook for some pony adventures!

We always have or know of nice selections of APHA & AQHA prospects & show horses available for purchase and would love the opportunity to offer you, guide you, or find you your first or next show partner.