Get Started with Horses

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

April 12, 2022 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
Laminitis can result from many different conditions in any breed, size and age of horse. As many as 7% of the U.S. equine  population develops laminitis each year.
March 25, 2022 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
Horseback riding teaches children countless lessons and instills long-lasting values.
February 26, 2022 | News and Publications , Get Started with Horses
How do you stop a horse from walking off when mounting? Learn why your horse moves when you get on and how to teach a horse to stand still.
January 04, 2022 | Trail Riding , Get Started with Horses
Don’t let a lack of experience or your age discourage you from learning how to ride a horse – it's always a good time to get in the saddle!
November 26, 2021 | Showing , Get Started with Horses
For horseback-riding success, finding the right saddle is important for you and your horse.


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 – offered in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish – 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.