American Connemara Pony Society: Don't miss this fun, informative site which can put you in touch with breed information, and sources for Connemara Ponies. www.acps.org .
American Draft Pony Association: www.americandraftpony.org .
Hanoverian Society: The AHS is a non-profit corporation
dedicated to the breeding and promoting of Hanoverian horses in
the U.S. The AHS licenses stallions for breeding and organizes annual
inspection tours of Hanoverian mares and foals. Visit www.hanoverian.org
Holsteiner Horse Association: The AHHA promotes the enjoyment
and breeding of the Holsteiner Warmblood horse in North America
and is the registry and studbook for Holsteiners in North America.
Its primary goal is to develop the Holsteiner into the world's most
successful sport horse. For more information, please visit www.holsteiner.com
American Kerry Bog Pony Society: Once nearly extinct, this ancient, athletic, hardy pony breed is making a comeback! Learn more at www.kerrybogpony.org .
Paint Horse Association: Visit www.apha.com,
the official American Paint Horse Association site. The APHA's mission
is to record pedigrees and promote the breeding, showing, racing
and general enjoyment of Paints.
American Saddlebred Horse Association, Inc. promotes the American Saddlebred breed and offers educational programs to further the development of the American Saddlebred horse. Visit www.saddlebred.com or call 859-259-2742 for information.
American Saddlebred Sport Horse Association (ASBSA). A non-profit association which unites individuals who use Saddlebreds in disciplines such as eventing, dressage, and combined driving. Our major goals are to educate enthusiasts about the versatility of the breed, and to promote its use as a sport horse. www.americansaddlebredsporthorse.com .
American Shetland Pony Club: Official registry for the Shetland Pony. www.shetlandminiature.com
American Sulphur Horse Association (ASHA) is the registry for Spanish Sulphur horses existing from the northern Sulphur HMA and captivity born. This non-profit organization collects, records and preserves the pedigree, as well as promotes public awareness of the breed. www.americanspanishsulphur.org .
The American Trakehner Association: Breed information, membership information, futurities and award programs, Trakehners for sale, information about approved breeding stallions and inspections, and much more! 740-344-1111 or http://www.americantrakehner.com/
Warmblood Registry: The AWR registers European warmblood
imports and their American-born contemporaries on an equal basis.
Inspection and branding tours are held annually. Directory of licensed
stallions is available upon request. Visit www.americanwarmblood.com
Warmblood Registry/Sport Pony Division: Opened in April
of 1999, the new division of the AWR can be visited at www.americansportpony.com
or through the AWR's main website
Warmblood Society: The AWS is a non-profit registry dedicated
to the traditional Olympic sports and Combined Driving. As one of
the international voices of the Sport Horse community, the AWS promotes,
represents and registers Sport Horses worldwide and is actively
involved in issues of Breeding Selection, Performance Indexing,
Research and continuing Education. Visit www.americanwarmblood.org
American Welara Pony Registry: The Welsh-Arab cross is a graceful, athletic, beautiful pony. To learn about these ponies and get in touch with breeders, visit www.welararegistry.com .
Horse Club: The ApHC is the international breed registry
for appaloosa horses. Visit www.appaloosa.com
Sport Horse Association: The ApSHA is a progressive registry
for horses of Appaloosa heritage, bred strictly for the Olympic
disciplines. Visit www.apsha.org
Arabian Horse Association(SM) is your full-service
membership organization for Arabian, half-Arabian and Anglo-Arabian
activities. AHA(SM) is the official breed association in the U.S.
and Canada, with more than 40,000 members. Let AHA provide the focal
point for your favorite riding discipline. Visit www.arabianhorses.org
Bay Area Equestrian Network: A California-based website with tons of in-depth information, directories, links and lots of great stuff. Affiliated sites cover additional regions. A super resource and lots of fun! Visit www.bayequest.com .
Warmblood Breeding Association: the BWP-NAD promotes the
breeding and competing of quality Belgian Warmblood horses in North
America. Please visit www.belgianwarmblood.com
for more information!
Dressage Society: Formed in 1967, the CDS is one of the
nation's largest dressage organizations. Its mission is to further
interest in the sport of dressage. Visit www.california-dressage.org
to learn about the awards, publications, membership opportunities,
show results, competition calendar (and more!) offered by the CDS.
Canadian Morab Association: Visit www.morabs.ca to learn about Morabs, Morab breeding, the registry and more.
Canadian Pony Club: An organization for young horse lovers which emphasizes horsemanship, horse care, and sportsmanship. Visit www.canadianponyclub.org .
Canadian Sport Horse Association represents Canada's sport horse community. For information about regional chapters, shows and events, breeders, approved stallions, inspections, news, horses for sale, and more, visit www.canadian-sport-horse.org .
Canadian Warmblood Horse Breeders Association: General information, registration and inspection, stallions, horses for sale, directory of breeders. Links include many Canadian chapters. Visit www.canadianwarmbloods.com .
Central Texas Sporthorse Breeders: A marketing cooperative of farms offering an exceptional selection of fine sporthorses within a 60-mile radius of Austin, Texas. Visit www.sporthorsebreeders.com .
Cleveland Bay Alliance: A group of CBHSNA breeders working together to promote this rare breed in a cooperative fashion. Short films, breeder profiles, horses for sale and more. www.clevelandbayalliance.com .
Cleveland Bay Horse Society of North America: The CBHSNA offers educational and awards programs for Cleveland Bay horses, owners and riders. Part-bred Cleveland Bays (crosses) may be registered to one-eighth blood and are eligible for all awards programs. For info: 603-863-5193 or www.clevelandbay.org . For registration info: www.clevelandbay.com .
Dales Pony Society Of America: One of the classic English show pony breeds. www.dalesponies.com .
Holsteiner Association: Visit www.ghh.dk
Dartmoor Pony Registry Of America: www.dartmoorpony.com .
Warmblood Studbook in North America: The KWPN-NA, a foreign
department of the Koninklijk Paardenstamboek in Nederland (KWPN),
promotes the breeding and enjoyment of the Dutch Warmblood horse.
Services include registration and inspection. Year-end awards offered
in jumping, dressage, combined training. Publications include Stallion
Directory/Handbook and Breeders Directory. Visit www.KWPN-NA.org
States Dressage & Combined Training Association, Inc. USDF
& USCTA affiliate with large membership in NJ, NY and PA areas.
Annual award program, newsletter, educational grant program, championship
and team competitions, and more! www.esdcta.org
Fell Pony Society & Conservancy Of The Americas: www.fellpony.org .
Florida Pony Breeders Association: An excellent resource for all riders, and especially for pony lovers! http://floridaponybreeders.org .
Horse Association of N. America: FHANA is the official
N. American arm of the original Friesian association, Friese Paarden
Stamboek. Our website offers: history of the breed; stallion directory;
links to breeders and sellers; regional chapters. Visit www.fhana.com
German Riding Pony Breeders Association: These "little Warmbloods" have a history and performance record as distinguished and well-documented as any of the larger Warmblood breeds. To learn about them, visit www.grpbreeders.org .
Hungarian Horse Association Of America: The official American website for this modern-day sport horse breed. Breed information, breeder and stallion listings, horses for sale and more! Visit http://hungarianhorses.org .
Intercollegiate Horse Show Association: Official website for universities and colleges fielding teams which compete in intercollegiate equestrian competitions. www.ihsa.com .
Hunter Futurity: The IHF, a competition for young hunters,
promotes the hunter to a position of prominence in the world of
horse sports. The IHF annually awards over $150,000 in prize money
to the owners and breeders of nominated yearlings, two-year-olds,
and four-year-olds. Visit www.INTHF.org
International Registry of Colored Horses, LLC: The IROC goes beyond the primary colors to register warmbloods, sporthorses, thoroughbreds and sportponies which are appaloosa, pinto, paint, buckskin, palomino, dun, black, white, cremello, roan, grulla, perlino, brindle and champagne. Visit www.coloredhorses.com .
Sporthorse Registry/Oldenburg NA: The ISR/Oldenburg NA is
an open registry which assists in breeding top performance horses
through the establishment of effective, uniform standards of evaluation.
The goal: a large-framed, correct horse suited for Dressage, Jumping,
Eventing and Hunter classes due to its temperament, character and
rideability. Visit www.isroldenburg.org
Interscholastic Equestrian Association: www.rideiea.com .
Interscholastic Equestrian League: www.theiel.org .
Draught Horse Society of North America: Visit www.irishdraught.com
to learn about this versatile, athletic, intelligent, dependable
and exceptional breed. IDHSNA is the only North American Irish Draught/Irish
Sport Horse registry approved by the IDHS-Ireland.
Kentucky Horse Park: Equine park/competition facility dedicated to Man's relationship with horses. Over 1,200 acres in Kentucky's bluegrass region; two outstanding museums; hosting the most comprehensive schedule of equestrian events in the nation---dressage shows, three day events, h/j shows, driving, polo, dog shows. www.kyhorsepark.com .
Lipizzan Association Of North America: LANA is a North American representative of the Lipizzan International Federation. For information about the Lipizzan Pedigree Trust, history of the breed, classical dressage training and more, visit www.lipizzan.org .
Maryland Pony Breeders: www.marylandponybreeders.org .
Mid-Atlantic Hanoverian Breeders, Inc.: Calendar of events, breeder directory, horses for sale, show and inspection results, and lots more! Visit http://mahb.homestead.com .
Midwest Breeders Group LLC: Sport horse breeders who have combined forces to promote the sport horse breeding industry, educate the public, and sell our well-bred sport horses. Visit www.breedersgroup.com .
National Chincoteague Pony Association: www.pony-chincoteague.org .
England Dressage Association: Visit www.neda.org
to learn about one of the nation's largest dressage associations.
NEDA's mission is to promote the art and sport of Dressage. NEDA
offers competitions, specialized publications, a beautiful website,
plus NEDA members get automatic USDF membership!
New Forest Pony Assocation: www.newforestpony.net .
New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program is a leading national program for racehorse adoptions. Qualified adopters are always needed. Open your heart to these wonderful horses! Many are sound enough for successful sport horse careers. The horses are offered practically for cost, to experienced people who will invest time in retraining them. Visit www.horseadoption.com .
American Selle Francais Association: NASFA registers
and promotes the Selle Francais, French Anglo-Arab and other French
breed horses in North America. Annual stallion and mare inspections
and foal evaluations with inspector from France. Visit www.sellefrancais.org
North American Young Riders Championships: www.youngriders.org .
North Carolina Warmblood Breeders: Great information about North Carolina's large warmblood industry, including farms, stallions, horses for sale and more. Visit http://mysite.verizon.net/ncwarmblood/ .
North West Warmblood Breeders Group: Breeders striving to produce outstanding warmblood horses for all Olympic disciplines. Our aim is to aid buyers by providing a larger selection of sale horses and stallions within the northest interior of British Columbia, Canada. Visit www.northwestwarmbloods.com .
Northwest Sport Horse Breeders Association: Dedicated to the development, breeding and promotion of the Sport Horse -- those horses particularly suited for jumping, dressage, combined training and the hunter ring. Shows and show results, articles, horses for sale, etc. Visit www.nwshba.com .
Horse Breeders' Society Official North American department
of the German Oldenburg Verband. We inspect, approve, and issue
official Oldenburg papers to eligible horses in the U.S. and Canada
in accordance with Oldenburg Verband regulations. Visit www.oldenburghorse.com
Pony Of The Americas: A classic American sport pony breed with the flashy coloring of the European Knabstrupper or the American Appaloosa. Visit www.poac.org .
- N. American Headquarters: The RPSI sets a higher standard for
breeding and competition. It offers representation directly through
the European Verband, issuing German papers for registered horses.
For information about: ethical, educational keurings; membership;
and more, visit www.rhpsi.com
Rogue Valley Equestrian Network: A truly vast resource of information for horse people in Northern California and Oregon. Visit www.oregonequest.com .
South Central Sporthorse Breeders Association: Breeders' network of quality sport horses from Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana and Okalhoma. Visit www.SCSBreeders.com .
Southeast Equestrian Network: Visit www.southeastequest.com to enjoy a fascinating website designed specifically for horse lovers in the south eastern quadrant of the U.S.
Southern California Equest: If you live or ride in southern California, this is the website for you. Horses for sale, directories, helpful information and lots more, updated continuously. Visit www.socalequest.com .
Sport Pony Canada A wonderful, comprehensive source of information about Canadian sport pony news and breeders www.sportponycanada.com .
SporthorsePedigree.com offers pedigree analysis for breeders of TB, part-TB, Warmblood and part-WB horses. Pedigree principles documented by scholars of
the Thoroughbred breed are applied to the breeding of the modern sporthorse. Visit www.sporthorsepedigree.com for information about evaluating your mare's or stallion's genetic potential and matching to a well-suited mate.
States Dressage Federation: Visit the USDF at www.usdf.org
United States Equestrian Federation, Inc. (formerly the AHSA/USAE). The major organization for riding competitions in the U.S. Visit www.usef.org .
States Eventing Association (formerly USCTA). Our mission
is to make the sport of eventing fun, fair and affordable for all.
We are a service organization dedicated to educating riders, trainers,
organizations, the media and volunteers in the sport. Visit www.eventingusa.com
United States Lipizzan Registry: Committed to perpetuating the Lipizzan horse and preserving the Lipizzaner traits of intelligence, beauty and harmonious movement. Breeders, breed information, news, competitions, links, more. Visit www.uslr.org .
States Pony Club:
A national coalition of riding clubs dedicated to educating young
riders about horses, horsemanship and safety. Visit www.ponyclub.com
Unwanted Horse Coalition: An alliance of equine organizations which have joined with the goal of improving unwanted horses' welfare through education and programs for responsible care and disposition. www.unwantedhorsecoalition.org or 202-296-4031.
Virginia Pony Breeders Association: www.vpba.com .
Welsh Pony & Cob Society Of America: One of the most beautiful and successful breeds in the world! www.welshpony.org .
Welsh Pony & Cob Society Of Canada: www.welshponyandcob.org .
Horse Association: With approval of the Westfalisches Pferdestammbuch,
provides information for owners, breeders and riders of Westfalen
horses in the U.S. Arranges inspections for German Westfalen registrar
and allows for U.S.-bred Westfalen horses to be registered and branded.
Also a certificate of pedigree program for foals by Westfalen-approved
stallions out of U.S. mares. Visit www.westfalenhorse.com
Wide Warmbloods: Sport Horse information from around the
world. Links for sport horse breeders, news, information and free
access to the best sport horse sites on the web. Visit www.wwwarmbloods.com
Jumper Championships: Open to all 5 and 6 year olds with
proof of registration. Classes held at top hunter/jumper shows.
East and West final winners qualify for the La Silla Cup for Young
Horses in Monterrey, Mexico. Winners there qualify and receive air
fare to compete in Belgium's Young Horse Championships. Visit www.youngjumpers.com