American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA)

Horses January 16, 2013 Print Friendly and PDF


AQHA is dedicated to impacting the lives of horse-interested young people through engaging family experiences, educational activities, healthy competition and quality leadership

American Quarter Horse Association
opportunities that ultimately foster a positive, lifelong relationship with horses. Our partnership with the Cooperative Extension Service and HorseQuest is extremely valuable in reaching the horse-interested community with quality, educational content that benefits the horse owner’s experience. AQHA is committed to offer quality programs that enhances a child’s life, not just with horses, but as responsible young adults growing up in three focus areas: Healthy Living, Education and Youth Development.

Horses are regularly related to exercising, healthy living and rehabilitation. We provide fun ways for parents to offer exercise and positive horse activities for their kids. Check out AQHA's Healthy Living Commitment to Families

Horses inspire, mesmerize and motivate children, making learning fun while developing positive social skills along the way.
Learn about AQHA's Educational Commitment to Families.

Youth Development
The American Quarter Horse Youth Association is awesome! We foster kids' passion for horses through healthy competition, leadership opportunities and scholarships. Join AQHA's Youth Development Commitment to Families.