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Professional Background

1972-1974 4-H member-showed in halter, equitation and pleasure  Petaluma, CA
1974-1977 High school rodeo competitor  Nationwide
1974-1978 Permit- Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Competed in Bareback, Saddlebronc, Steer Wrestling and Team Roping events

Joan Bondoc's Thoroughbred Ranch started colt's

Novato, CA
1976 National High School Rodeo Finals-Bareback bronc Sulfur,Louisiana
1976-1977  Trainer's assistant for Mike Thomas started colt's-assisted in training of cutting and reining horses Petaluma, CA
1977 National High School Rodeo Finals-Saddlebronc   Helena,Montana
1979-present  Member-Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Competed in Bareback, Saddlebronc, Steer Wrestling, and Team Events
1984  Established Reis Ranch trained horses, boarded horses, did farrier work for public Penngrove, CA

Morgan Horse Ranch, US Federal Park Service farrier 

Pt. Reyes, CA
1989 Established Universal Horsemanship-conducted clinics and demonstrations for public-see listings
1992-1994 Columnist for Ride!  Magazine-covering horse handling techniques
1994  Certified by POST- State of California for training and development of mounted police and their horses