Sudden Scoop Category

35 Years of Success – MQHA Stallion Service Auction

We have all seen it. Many of our state clubs are struggling to put on shows and state-run futurities, in many cases, have gone away in the wake of some of the big name/big money national programs now available. The Michigan Quarter Horse Association is one of the clubs that has been able to weather […]

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UPDATE: Monte Ruden Moved Out of ICU

From Scott Boe – January 12, 2019 Monte was moved out of ICU last night (after his last surgery in this series). The doctors have been very happy with the outcome of each surgery. Every day he is getting stronger and stronger. Myself, Monte and our entire family are so humbled and grateful for the […]

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APHA Eastern National Championship Show Schedule Now Available

Start making plans to attend the inaugural APHA Eastern National Championship Show, held March 22–24 at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington, Virginia. Classes available at the Eastern National Championship include halter, all-around events, 2-year-old longe line, ranch, reining and speed events. View the Eastern National Championship Show schedule Find all the information about the […]

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Wennberg Honored by IHSA with 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award

IHSA Western Coach Carla Wennberg was awarded the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual board meeting in Florida. The IHSA Lifetime Achievement Award began in 1993 to honor members who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, commitment, and exemplary service to the association. Wennberg joins a long list of outstanding horsemen and women […]

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GoHorseShow is Hiring: Writers and Interns Wanted

Do you want to write or intern for the premier digital media company in the horse show industry? With over 120,000 social media followers and over a million hits per month, GoHorseShow is the leading online resource for everything horse show related. We are currently seeking freelance writers who are familiar with the show horse […]

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Respected Horseman Gil Switzer Passes

Gilbert “Popeye” Noel Switzer June 17, 1933 – January 6, 2019 Gil departed this life and went to join his Heavenly Father and the love of his life, his wife Linda Allison Switzer, on January 6, 2019. A lifelong resident of Gulfport, he retired from civil service with the Department of the Navy, where he […]

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50th Annual Mid Winter Auction – Last Call for Entries

Round Hill, VA – Professional Horse Services, LLC Internet Catalogs Open for Shopping • Last Call for Entries “The Internet Auction catalogs are open for shopping in the 2 Internet Auctions that make up the 50th ANNUAL MID WINTER Auction.   There are 2 Internet auctions offering Quarter Horses, Paints and Appaloosas: The BROODMARE AFFAIRE and […]

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2019 AjPHA Youth Leadership Conference Scholarship Recipients Announced

Each year, passionate Paint Youth gather at the AjPHA Youth Leadership Conference for a weekend of learning, skill development, friendship and fun—and 2019 is already gearing up to be the biggest conference yet! Two AjPHA members have been selected to receive $750 travel scholarships to attend the Youth Leadership Conference, with one being earmarked for […]

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Find Your AQHA Level for 2019

Before you go show, use this online AQHA system to determine eligibility. When entering American Quarter Horse Association classes, AQHA exhibitors are required to provide proof of their level eligibility to show management. Exhibitors can print their level eligibility or save a digital copy on their phone for presenting to show management during the 2019 […]

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2019 AQHA Show and Ranch Rule Changes

View the show and ranch rules that will go into effect January 1, 2019. In May, the American Quarter Horse Association announced the highlights of the approved show committee and ranching committee recommendations, which were not subject to completing computer programming. View the complete 2018 show committee report and ranching committee report. The 2018 Executive […]

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