Horse History USA

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In History
  • Norman-Percheron Association

    Norman-Percheron Association
    Percheron Horse Association
    1905 becomes Percheron Society of America
    1934 becomes Percheron Horse Association of America
  • American Saddle-Horse Breeders’ Association

    American Saddle-Horse Breeders’ Association
    American Saddlebred Horse Association
    1980 changed to American Saddlebred Horse Association (ASHA)
  • Jockey Club

    Jockey Club
  • Morgan Horse Club

    Morgan Horse Club
    American Morgan Horse Association
    1971 becomes the American Morgan Horse Association (AMHA)
  • Arabian Horse Registry of America

    Arabian Horse Registry of America
    Arabian Horse Association
    International Arabian Horse Association founded in 1950
    AHRA and IAHA join forces 2003
  • 25 - 27 million horses in the US

    Agriculture, war, transportation
  • Association of American Horse Shows

    Association of American Horse Shows
    USEF
    Becomes AHSA in 1933
    Becomes USEF in 2001
  • Appaloosa Horse Club

    Appaloosa Horse Club
  • US Trotting Association

    US Trotting Association
  • American Association of Equine Practitioners

    American Association of Equine Practitioners
  • United States Pony Club

    United States Pony Club
  • Only 750,000 horses in the U.S.

  • USCTA

    USCTA

    US Eventing Association

    2001 becomes US Eventing Association
  • American Paint Horse Association

    American Paint Horse Association
  • National Reined Horse Association

    National Reined Horse Association
  • Certified Horsemanship Association

    Certified Horsemanship Association
  • Intercollegiate Horse Show Association

    Intercollegiate Horse Show Association
  • United Professional Horsemen's Association

    United Professional Horsemen's Association
    UPHA
    Professional horsemen and horsewomen who have united to improve the show horse industry and to define and clarify their professionalism within the industry.
  • American Horse Council

    American Horse Council
  • State Line Tack Shop

    State Line Tack Shop
  • North American Riding for Happicapped Assoc. (PATH)

    North American Riding for Happicapped Assoc. (PATH)
  • American Horse Publications

    American Horse Publications
    American Horse Publications6 inaugural members
  • American Farriers Association

    American Farriers Association
  • Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burro Act

    Wild and Free-Roaming Horses and Burro Act
  • United States Dressage Association

    United States Dressage Association
  • Back Country Horsemen of America

    Back Country Horsemen of America
  • Dover Saddlery

    Dover Saddlery
  • Miller's sold to Dover Saddlery

    Miller's sold to Dover Saddlery
    Founded in 1940
  • Equus Magazine

    Equus Magazine
  • American Youth Horse Council

    American Youth Horse Council
  • Velcro instead of ties and buckles

    Velcro instead of ties and  buckles
  • Nuclear scintigraphy used to diagnose lameness

    Nuclear scintigraphy used to diagnose lameness
  • Kentucky Horse Park

    Kentucky Horse Park
  • American Miniature Horse Association

    American Miniature Horse Association
  • John Lyons symposiums

    John Lyons symposiums
  • Farrier's Formula (nutritional supplements)

    Farrier's Formula (nutritional supplements)
  • Parelli program of natural horsemanship

    Parelli program of natural horsemanship
  • Equistaff

    Equistaff
  • Grooma Groomer

    Grooma Groomer
  • Ultra-sound is emerging technology

    Ultra-sound is emerging technology
  • Ivermectin

    Ivermectin
  • American Riding Instructor Certification Program

    American Riding Instructor Certification Program
  • Gore-tex for horse clothing

    Gore-tex for horse clothing
  • Rubber stall mats

    Rubber stall mats
  • "Centered Riding" by Sally Swift published

    "Centered Riding" by Sally Swift published
  • North American Horsemen's Association

  • Wintec saddles (synthetic tack)

    Wintec saddles (synthetic tack)
  • Tax Refrom Act of 1986

    Tax Refrom Act of 1986
    Ability to deduct losses is dependent on your active participation in the business.
  • AHC Economic Impact Study #1

    AHC Economic Impact Study #1
  • Carriage Operators of North America

    Carriage Operators of North America
  • Glue-on shoes introduced

    Glue-on shoes introduced
  • ASTM hemlets

    ASTM hemlets
  • Washington is first state to pass Equine Activity Liability Act

    Washington is first state to pass Equine Activity Liability Act
  • Performance Horse Registry

    Performance Horse Registry
  • Equine Affaire

    Equine Affaire
  • AQHA launches its first website

    AQHA launches its first website
  • Equisearch launched

    Equisearch launched
    Equisearch
    One of the first horse websites and one of the few continually active since then. 1999 joined forces with equine magazines EQUUS, Dressage Today, Practical Horseman, Horse & Rider, Spin to Win Rodeo, The Trail Rider, Horse Journal, American Cowboy.
  • Horse Industry Alliance

    Horse Industry Alliance
    An industry wide marketing group that was dedicated to increasing the general public's participation with horses and horse sports. Membership included associations, retailers, manufacturers, distributors, insurance, transportation, feed, nutrition, apparel companies, and individuals horse owners. HIA conducted a study with these and other key findings: Market potential of 33.3%; Barriers to riding are largely "perception vs reality."
  • AHC Economic Impact Study #2

    AHC Economic Impact Study #2
  • Equine Land Conservation Resource

    Equine Land Conservation Resource
  • CANTER (Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses)

    CANTER (Communication Alliance to Network Thoroughbred Ex-Racehorses)
  • SmartPak

    SmartPak
  • US Hunter Jumper Association

    US Hunter Jumper Association
  • Equestrian Medical Safety Association

    Equestrian Medical Safety Association
  • AHC Economic Impact Study #3

    AHC Economic Impact Study #3
  • Unwanted Horse Summit

    Unwanted Horse Summit
    Unwanted Horse CoalitionUHC formed as a result
  • Last US slaughterhouse closes

  • AHP Horse Industry Study #1

    AHP Horse Industry Study #1
  • AHP Horse Industry Study #2

    AHP Horse Industry Study #2