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Paints to Give Kentucky Thoroughbreds a Race

Paint racing legislation passes in Kentucky FORT WORTH, (APHA) – The thundering sound of painted hooves could be ringing in the bluegrass state soon, thanks to recently passed legislation. HB 165, “An Act Relating to Paint Horses,” was passed by the…

APHA Opens Color of Money Promotion

APHA opens options to all ages with show in conjunction with 2014 AjPHA Youth World Show By Amy Stapleton  I  Paint Horse Journal  I  March 6, 2014 FORT WORTH, (APHA) – The American Paint Horse Association’s newest cooperative venture creates an…

Three outstanding Paint Horses rewarded by APHA for Lifetime Achievement

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Lifetime awards at top levels include $2,500 cash to owners of notable Paint Horses   FORT WORTH (APHA) — One facet of the American Paint Horse Association’s mission is to record achievements of registered Paint Horses. In 2013, the association…

APHA Ride America program partners with ACTHA to benefit trail riders

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FORT WORTH, (APHA) — The American Paint Horse Association’s Ride America program was developed in 1994 as a way to recognize recreational riders for the time spent riding their Paint Horses on trails. Riders log hours spent and in doing…

Achievements of top horses and exhibitors celebrated at APHA World Show

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  Most noteworthy honors bestowed upon high point and all-around competitors   FORT WORTH, (APHA) — The American Paint Horse Association recognized the top equine and human athletes of the APHA World Championship Paint Horse Show with High Point and…

Paint Ropers Cash In at the USTRC/APHA Cowtown ShootOut

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FORT WORTH, (APHA) – More than 1,300 talented roping teams descended on the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas, November 15–17 for the inaugural Cowtown ShootOut. Produced by the United States Team Roping Championships and sponsored by APHA,…

To the ‘Victor’ Goes More Than Just the Spoils

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  FORT WORTH, (APHA) – Good things come in small packages, and that’s certainly the case for American Paint Horse Foundation’s benefit horse, Hidden Hollow Victor. Standing at nearly 34 inches, the 5-year-old American Miniature Horse Registry tobiano gelding will…

Color Breed Council Announces Judges Academy

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October 9, 2013 Seminar provides learning opportunity for exhibitors and prospective judges FORT WORTH—The Color Breed Council (CBC) recently announced dates for their first educational judges academy, to be held in 2014.   The Color Breed Council is comprised of…

Exemplary Regional Paint Horse Clubs Recognized for Outstanding Service

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  FORT WORTH, (APHA) – Across the globe, the American Paint Horse Association’s regional clubs provide members a local connection to the world’s second-largest equine breed association. Five regional clubs will be honored with the President’s Club of Distinction award…

Youth World Show Qualifying Requirement Eliminated for 2014

  FORT WORTH, (APHA) — The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) Executive Committee announced the elimination of the qualifying requirements for horses beginning for the 2014 AjPHA Youth World Championship Paint Horse Show. Introduced in 2011 to encourage entries to…