Evaluates conformation of the American Quarter Horse as a breed. Halter classes are divided by age and sex. Horses are shown with a leather halter and are traveled before judges so that lameness and quality of movement can be evaluated. Horses are judged on balance, structural correctness, breed and sex characteristics and degree of muscling. Of these, balance is the most important.

January 17, 2020 | News and Publications , Registering/transfer
The 50-year AQHA breeder from Michigan, Larry Lloyd Krieger, likes a halter horse that can perform under saddle.
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.
September 03, 2019 | Showing , Shows
These Select competitors have attended every Adequan® Select World – all 17 of them.
August 31, 2019 | Showing , Shows
These Adequan® Select World competitors are coached by their offspring.
July 23, 2019 | Showing , Showing
Follow these horse-showing tips to set your halter horse’s front legs just right.