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APHA Returns to National Reining Breeders Classic! Twentieth NRBC is first stop for 2017 APHA Paint Reining Buckle Program

The American Paint Horse Association and the National Reining Breeders Classic are continuing their partnership for the third consecutive year! Once again custom Gist Silversmith buckles will be awarded to top APHA registered horses at the event in Katy, Texas,…

APHA announces change in executive leadership

FORT WORTH – APHA announced today that George Ready will step down as the association’s 2017 President and as a member of the APHA Executive Committee, effective immediately. The Executive Committee has appointed President-elect Dr. Craig Wood as the acting…

International language forms now available from APHA

FORT WORTH—APHA is making registering, transferring and breeding Paint Horses easier for horse lovers around the world. Select registration- and breeding-related forms are now available in Italian, French and German, with plans to release more in those languages as well as…

APHA announces several fee updates for 2017

FORT WORTH—The American Paint Horse Association will be implementing several fee updates effective January 1, 2017. Paint Horse breeders will benefit from reduced fees in some key areas. APHA will end a decades-long fee for those using shipped semen. The…

APHA introduces Paint Professional Horsemen of the Year award

APHA is excited to announce the creation of the Paint Professional Horsemen of the Year award, which will recognize outstanding Markel APHA Professional Horsemen. The award will be presented annually at the APHA Convention; in 2017, the Convention takes place…

Awards for Top Paints at the 2016 Southwest Reining Horse Association Futurity

The American Paint Horse Association is partnering with the Southwest Reining Horse Association, giving exhibitors riding registered Paint Horses the opportunity to earn extra awards along with 2017 APHA World Championship Show qualification credit. Top-finishing Paint Horse exhibitors at the…

Be the judge with APHA’s Horse IQ video learning platform

In a groundbreaking move, APHA has released an innovative new online exhibitor education platform called Horse IQ. The first of its kind, Horse IQ brings exhibitors up to speed with current rules and judging standards in a dynamic, easy-to-access and…

Etalon and APHA partner to offer genetic tools to Paint breeders

FORT WORTH, Texas – Put genetics on your side when it comes to breeding Paint Horses by taking advantage of Etalon Diagnostics’ broad-spectrum DNA genetic testing panel, thanks to a new partnership between the biotech company and APHA. Specializing in…

Certified Horsemanship Association and APHA partner for expanded education and Paint recognition

  FORT WORTH, Texas (APHA) – APHA recently joined forces with Certified Horsemanship Association, the largest certifying body of riding instructors and barn managers in North America, to help promote education, safety and fun through horsemanship. CHA promotes excellence in…