Performance Halter

Performance halter is a class offered to judge conformation and resemblance to the breed ideal. To be eligible to compete in performance halter, a horse must have earned a performance or racing Register of Merit in performance. Separate classes are held for mares, stallions and geldings.

December 12, 2019 | News and Publications , The American Quarter Horse Journal
BRTSendingMyRegards is only the 52nd horse in AQHA history to earn the AQHA Open Supreme Champion title.
July 23, 2019 | Showing , Showing
Follow these horse-showing tips to set your halter horse’s front legs just right.
April 15, 2019 | News and Publications , Showmanship at Halter
Whether you’re showing in conformation or showmanship, your horse’s halter must fit correctly.
December 12, 2018 | Showing , The American Quarter Horse Journal
AQHA Professional Horsewoman Kathy Smallwood offers tips for optimizing your line-up in a halter class.
September 18, 2018 | About AQHA , Training
In Part 1 of this horse-showing series, you learned about bringing your horse to his peak; now let’s talk about the importance of giving him time to be a horse.