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January 30, 2017

WCHA Breeder’s Championship and Big Money Futurities come to APHA World Show

Register now for APHA’s 2017 Convention

Don’t miss out on voting on the 2017 rule change proposals. As a member you can take advantage of four educational opportunities including Creating the Paint Horse Experience, The Game Plan, Planned Giving Seminar and Color Coat Genetics.  Hotel reservation deadline is February 6, 2017.

Come join us and be Inspired!

Registration for the 2017 Youth Leadership Conference is now open! February 23-26

NEW for 2017: Two scholarships valued at $750 each will be up for grabs! One scholarship is for a Youth National Director and one scholarship is for a youth who has never attended an AjPHA Youth Leadership Conference before. Apply here by January 20th – *applicants must be current AjPHA members in order to qualify for a scholarship*

Paint Horse Championships Kick Off in Florida with a Program Makeover for 2017

Carolyn Dobbins Named APHA’S Paint Professional Horsemen of the Year

Fred Tabor is APHA’s 2016 APHA Distinguished Service Award winner

APHA celebrates four horsemen with judge emeritus award

Do you remember? World Show’s moving to September 2017!

International language forms now available from APHA

Be ready for new APHA rules beginning January 1

Leasing policy changes scheduled for 2017

Meet your 2017 APHA Executive Committee candidates

2018 Rule Change Proposals to be considered by APHA Standing Committees

Breeders’ Trust stallion subscription fees made more affordable for 2017

Free PHJ Genetics Articles

Regional Club Membership Drive – Be part of its success!

APHA’s New Branding is Official.  Use it!  Share it!

2016 Rule Change Proposals timeline

  • August 1 – Postmark Deadline for all rule change proposals.
  • August 30 – Staff deadline for processing, reviewing and adding staff and financial impact comments.
  • October 8 – Rules Committee meeting in Fort Worth, Texas to review all proposals for proper and legal wording.
  • October 24 – Rule Change Proposals will be uploaded to APHA web site for review by members.  Rule change proposals will be assigned to a standing committee for further review for Convention voting.
  • February 2017 – Rule change proposals will be mailed to standing committees with their committee agendas.
  • February 24-27, 2017 – APHA Convention, where members will discuss Rule Change Proposals for forwarding to the Board of Directors for voting.


Standing Committee meeting minutes

Executive Committee meeting minutes 

Board of Directors’ meeting minutes

APHA Strategic Plan

See you down the trail.

Feb 1
President announces Executive Committee Nominating Committee
Feb 6
Hotel reservation deadline for Convention
Feb 24-27
APHA Annual Convention, Westin DFW Hotel, Irving, TX
Billy On-The-Road
Jan 31-Feb 4                 Color Breed Council  Tulsa, OK
Feb 4 – 7                     USLGE                 Columbus, OH
APHA’s New Mission Statement
We inspire, nurture, promote and provide meaningful experiences to generations interested in preserving the versatile Paint Horse.

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APHA Executive Director

Billy Smith

(office) 817/222-6401

(cell) 806/679-9412
(email) billy@apha.com
(Twitter) #billyAPHA