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APHA welcomes Dechra as its newest World Show sponsor

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FORT WORTH, Texas – APHA is pleased to announce Dechra Veterinary Products, makers of OSPHOS, as its newest World Show Sponsor. Through the partnership, Dechra will sponsor APHA’s two annual World Championship Shows, set to take place in June and…

APHA debuts interactive directory for qualifying Paint Horse professionals

mar19-22

FORT WORTH, Texas – The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) has made finding Paint Horse professionals easier than ever with the debut of its new interactive online directory. Designed with the help of the National Reining Horse Association, APHA-approved judges…

APHA names top Paint Barrel Racing Incentive Program participants of 2015

FORT WORTH, Texas – The top Paint barrel racers turned and burned their way into the Paint Barrel Racing Incentive Program (PBRIP) 2015 year-end standings. Throughout the year, competitors accumulated points at PBRIP-approved barrel races across the country in the hopes…

Productive APHA Convention concludes in Richmond, Virginia

mar5-13

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA — The Annual Convention and Membership Meeting of the American Paint Horse Association (APHA) took place February 26–29 in Richmond, Va., where leaders of the Association met to select the group’s Executive Committee; decide on rule change proposals;…

APHA honored with Texas Historic Marker

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Gainesville, Texas— On February 16, the American Paint Horse Association unveiled and dedicated an official Texas Historical Marker at Chili’s Grill & Bar in Gainesville, Texas. The marker honors the site of APHA’s founding meeting, which took place on February 16,…

APHA seeks passionate students for exciting internships

FORT WORTH, Texas – The American Paint Horse Association, located in Fort Worth, Texas, is seeking applications for multiple summer internships in their performance, publications and marketing/sales departments. College students with a passion for horses and an interest in the…

APHA announces Elite Custom Saddles as its Official Performance Saddle Partner

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FORT WORTH, Texas – The American Paint Horse Association recently partnered with Elite Custom Saddles to provide exhibitors who excel in performance classes such as speed events, cattle and ranch horse classes with new award saddles.  Beginning with the 2015 competition…

APHA names 2015 Paint Racing Champions

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  FORT WORTH, Texas – There’s nothing quite like a speedy racehorse galloping down the track toward the finish line, and 2015 was full of big moments in Paint racing. APHA is pleased to honor its top running horses of…

APHA’s Platinum Breeders’ Futurity modifications to increase payouts

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FORT WORTH, Texas – APHA halter exhibitors with Breeders’ Trust-enrolled horses will have the chance during the 2016 APHA World Championship Show to compete for significantly larger purses under recent modifications to the Platinum Breeders’ Futurity approved by the APHA Executive Committee. The…

2015 APHA World Championship Show concludes with big increase in participation

FORT WORTH (APHA) -The American Paint Horse Association has another successful show under its belt with the close of the 51st annual APHA World Championship Show, which took place November 4–14 in Fort Worth, Texas. Nearly 1,050 Paint Horses descended upon…