2017 Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Finals
At the 2017 Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Finals in June 2018, Ranching Heritage-bred horses and graduating youth will compete in the same age group in which they competed in 2017.
September 10, 2017
The American Quarter Horse Association
AQHA Ranching Heritage-bred horses that qualify as 4-, 5- and 6-year-olds will compete in the same age group in which they qualified during the 2017 Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenges.
Youth who will be 19 as of January 1, 2018, will still compete as youth at the 2017 Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Finals.
“Although age divisions and the qualifying period were changed for the 2017 Zoetis AQHA Versatility Ranch Horse World Championships, there are no changes the Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Finals,” said Kim Lindsey, AQHA director of ranching. “The finals qualifying period remains January 1 to December 31 of each year, and the age divisions also remain the same."
The 2017 Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Finals will be held in conjunction with the Zoetis VRH World June 13-17, 2018, at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, Oklahoma.
Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenges highlight the versatility, soundness and willing attitude of American Quarter Horses that are bred by AQHA Ranching Heritage Breeders. To become eligible for the 2017 Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Finals, Challenge-enrolled horses must have competed in at least one of the six Ranching Heritage Challenges in 2017.
For information on the 2017 Zoetis VRH World, visit www.aqha.com/versatility.
About the Sponsor
Zoetis is a proud sponsor of the Zoetis VRH World and Zoetis AQHA Ranching Heritage Challenge Finals. Building on more than 60 years of experience in animal health, Zoetis is committed to working with horse owners, veterinarians and equine professionals to help improve horse health and wellness. Zoetis discovers, develops, manufactures and markets equine vaccines and medicines, including FLUVAC INNOVATOR® and WEST NILE-INNOVATOR®, the veterinarian’s and horse owner’s first choice for equine disease protection.1
1Data on file, MDI sales data for WEST NILE-INNOVATOR and FLUVAC INNOVATOR as of 12/31/15, Zoetis LLC.