Animal Welfare and Advocacy

Find more information about the animal advocacy programs and outreach offered through the American Quarter Horse Association and learn how you can get involved in benefiting the welfare of horses everywhere.

January 31, 2020 | News and Publications , Racing
The decision of when to retire is generally not an easy one. Here are some considerations for second careers after racing.
December 15, 2019 | News and Publications , Professional Horsemen's Association program
Choosing roping and horses instead of baseball changed AQHA Professional Horseman Billy Steele's life, he says.
May 14, 2017 | About AQHA , Wellness
Dr. Boggs explains why your horse’s health could be at risk for ERU.
April 04, 2017 | About AQHA , Wellness
If you're new to horse breeding, plan ahead for a healthy mare and foal.
September 29, 2013 | About AQHA , Genetic testing
AQHA offers a panel test for five genetic tests. Learn more about the five equine diseases it covers – HYPP, PSSM, MH, GBED and HERDA.