Get Started with Horses

Find all the information and resources you need to begin your journey with the American Quarter Horse.

February 19, 2021 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
There is valuable information on your horse's feed tag.
January 17, 2021 | Showing , Get Started with Horses
Become a more effective rider by perfecting these basic principles for English and western positions. Learn how to align ear, shoulder, hip and heel.
January 17, 2021 | Showing , Get Started with Horses
It doesn't matter if you're a kid or and adult, riding a green horse or a seasoned pro, AQHA walk-trot classes are a good place to start.
January 17, 2021 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
The simple act of picking out your horse’s feet can detect and prevent a lot of problems.
December 29, 2020 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
A longstanding AQHA rule requires owners to notify the Association if a horse 25 years old or older is still alive.

eBooks

Saddling a Horse
Tack expert Dennis Moreland explains the 10 steps to safely saddling your horse in this free ebook.
How to Tie a Lead Rope and Rope Halter
Learn how to tie your horse safely with this free ebook, plus learn the correct way to tie a rope halter.
Horse Trailer Loading Tips
Download this handy, free ebook for help getting your horse into the trailer peacefully.
Buyers Guide to an American Quarter Horse
This free e-book walks you through how to become an informed American Quarter Horse buyer.
Guide to Showing American Quarter Horses
Get the most out of showing your American Quarter Horse with this handy guide.