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. 

Frank Merrill Returns to Bob Moore Farms

AQHA Past President Frank Merrill joins Bob Moore Farms.

Press Release
January 10, 2013

frank merrill

Hall of Fame horseman Frank Merrill is joining Bob Moore Farms as Manager of Bob Moore Farms Group.
 
Merrill, an Oklahoma Quarter Horse Hall of Fame Member, and an American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame Inductee, took over farm group operations in November 2012.

“Bob Moore was not only a mentor to me, but a father figure,” said Merrill. “This is a great job but it comes with great challenges, which we’re excited to take on due to our respect and relationship to the Moore family. We look forward to Bob Moore Farms returning to the highest standards of excellence in every facet of our operations.”
 
Merrill, who has been in the horse business since he was 19, may be uniquely qualified to lead Bob Moore Farms. In his 50-plus year career, he has owned, managed or syndicated over 95 stallions and cared for over 25,000 mares. He has bred, owned and raised champion American Quarter Horses that have won honors in racing, cutting, reining, reined cowhorse, roping, halter and other events,including two AQHA Hall of Fame horses.
 
He is Past President of the American Quarter Horse Association, a Past President of the Oklahoma Quarter Horse Association, a National Director of the National Cutting Horse Association, a Trustee of the United States Equestrian Team Foundation, and is a Director of the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.
 
Bob Moore Farms has been in the horse racing and breeding business for over six decades, and has bred and campaigned world champions like Dashing Perfection and Mr Jet Moore. Located in Norman, Bob Moore Farms offers breeding, sales preparation, consulting and boarding services, and currently has five standing stallions.