ATTENTION: The AQHA office will be closed Thursday, November 27, and Friday, November 28, in observance of Thanksgiving. We look forward to serving you again Monday, December 1. 


Which membership is right for me?

General Membership

General Membership

  • I have a love and appreciation for all horses
  • I am interested in learning more about the American Quarter Horse
  • My membership will be used primarily for registrations, transfers, etc.
  • I would like to show in the AQHA open division
  • I would like my membership in a individual, joint, farm, ranch, family or business name
Amateur Membership

Amateur Membership

  • I would like to show in the AQHA Amateur Division
  • I have not shown, judged, trained or assisted in training a horse for remuneration
  • The horse I show will be mine or owned by someone in my immediate family or I will have a Showing Lease filed with AQHA
  • I have an AQHA Life Membership but want to show in the Amateur Division
Youth Membership

Youth Membership

  • I want to be a part of the world's largest equine breed youth association
  • I am 18 years or younger as of today
  • I would like to show my horse in AQHA-approved Youth shows
  • I'm interested in activities the American Quarter Horse Youth Association has to offer, like speech and scrapbooking
  • My parents bought me an American Quarter Horse and I want to transfer him into my name