Tag Archives: AMHA

AMHA’s Champion Title Program

I am wondering how you feel about this new program. You can read about it here: http://www.morganhorse.com/competitions/title_program/ I am not in favor of it for a number of reasons, not the least of which is the fact that Open competition results are ineligible. That said, maintaining an accessible historical database of any verifiable competition result by any registered Morgan should be…

A Word from AMHA Youth Council President

Hello all Morgan enthusiasts! My name is Caralee Conklin, and I am currently the President of the AMHA Youth Council. The AMHA is an international organization of young people who have a common interest in the Morgan horse, America’s oldest breed. With youth members in the United States, Canada, and all over the world, AMHAY offers…

American Morgan Horse Pavilion at Kentucky Horse Park

The following Press Release was sent to me Linda Hall: AMHI Board Approves American Morgan Horse Pavilion at Kentucky Horse Park Shelburne, Vermont-September 16, 2008 — The American Morgan Horse Institute (AMHI) Board of Trustees today adopted a resolution to build an American Morgan Horse Pavilion at the Kentucky Horse Park with a targeted opening…

2009 Morgan Weanling Gala Stallions Names Released

According to the AMHA News Article, “Morgan Weanling Gala Nominated Stallions Announced“, the committee of the 2009 Morgan Weanling Gala has released the names of the Stallions nominated to the Inaugural Morgan Weanling Gala. As described on the AMHA site: All offspring born in 2009, that have one of the above mentioned stallions as their…

Contest for a Young Horseman to Win A Morgan

This post information comes to us from Sara Foy on the Yahoo Message Group, “Morgans”: Win a Morgan! AMHA’s “Team Morgan” is conducting an essay contest to promote the Morgan horse to equine-minded youth across the country and to raise funds for Team Morgan to travel to and host international equitation competitions. Copper Beech Morgans…

Feasibility Study for American Morgan Horse Pavilion

The following come to the blog from Julie Broadway, AMHA Executive Director, via Suzy Lucine on the Yahoo Group, “Morgans”: AMHI Board Approves Feasibility Study for American Morgan Horse Pavilion at Kentucky Horse Park Shelburne, Vermont-April 24, 2008 – The American Morgan Horse Institute (AMHI) Board approved engaging a consulting team lead by Carriage House…

VCMHC Spring Gala

I saw today that on the AMHA website that the Virginia Carolina Morgan Horse Club has extended an invitation to its Spring Gala to all Morgan horse folks that are interested in coming.  It is going to be held at Tara Farm in Raleigh, NC on April 26, 2008.  Apparently there is going to be…

The Morgan Weanling Gala

The AMHA website has posted an article regarding the new 2009 weanling class that will replace the Morgan Breeder’s Sweepstakes, which will end this summer. The new class will be called the “Morgan Weanling Gala” and will continue to be held at the Jubilee Regional and New England Regional Horse Shows, as was the Breeder’s Sweepstakes….

Kentucky Spring Premier Horse Show

The 18th annual Kentucky Spring Premier Horse Show will be held on May 1-3, 2008 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, KY. This multi-breed show will host many classes for the Morgan Horse division and Conky Price will judge the Morgan, Friesian and Academy classes. As stated on the AMHA website: For 2008, classes…

Opportunity for All the Morgan Artists Out There

The AMHA is looking for artists to submit photos and artwork for publication. We are looking for your photos and designs for our upcoming 2009 Calendar and Morgan Merchandise line. Calendar photos should be of horizontal orientation and be at least 300 dpi. Be sure to identify each horse in the photo. Artwork may be…