Stables is located in Tioga, Texas, a very small town population of
700. There are three divisions at McQuays. There are reining,
hunter/jumper, and breeding programs. McQuay Stables stood the late
great Hollywood Dun It, the first 5 million dollar sire in reining.
They currently stand 6 stallions, the top being Colonels Smoking Gun
"Gunner." Their intern position has no set hours. They work 7 days per
week during the breeding season. Some days are lighter than others
depending on if it is a breeding day or not, but they do work long
hours for those 7 months. There is no experience necessary; they are
more looking for hard working motivated individuals.
will be exposed to monitoring mares for foaling, foaling out mares,
care of new born foals, collection of stallions, preparing semen for
shipment, handling of mares for palpations and embryo
flushes/transfers, and administering of medications. Housing is
provided on the farm.