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See lots of wish local show offered. Admit I considered going to a show with my youngster, when I checked they did not have 3 entries for the class, so I didn't. There should be a way shows can offer a variety of classes, a type of competitor tiered voting for classes. Include a min. three entry or class is removed. Prepayment. Other Suggestions? Ways to implement, full integration with one of the horse show programs ...more »
Was listening to a person the other day, they mentioned meeting two young ladies who had championships in pleasure ... Now for the not so great news, both young ladies had to have knee surgery 🙁
Judges need to consider horse size to youth size how riding preconceptions like toes straight forward affects youth skeletal health. Instructors need some guidelines to help them. Articles in AQHYA.
Other ideas Welcome!
Saw this and went WHAT! By Edited Press Release Nov 22, 2016 Topics: Horse Industry News Print Email Favorite Share Newsletters Alaina Kringen, a fourth-year veterinary student at Iowa State University, will receive the $75,000 Coyote Rock Ranch Veterinary Scholarship from the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) Foundation. Here is the link to the site showing the different scholarships https://www.aqha.com/foundation/pages/scholarship-application/ ...more »
Hi Saw two articles. http://www.equinestudies.org/ranger_2008/ranger_piece_2008_pdf1.pdf http://www.thehorse.com/articles/37011/is-sustainability-a-heritable-trait-in-thoroughbreds When AQHA is looking at a rule, I would like them to include a paragraph about how this rule impacts sustainability. Not sure of the outcome, yet I remember someone mentioning collecting from an active running barrel mare, they could only ...more »
Its seems like AQHA is trying to decide on which foals can be registered based more on show and event participation then actual genetics.
I would like to see AQHA have less foal registration restrictions.
More participation groups: example if a few foundation horse owners want to play in their own class they can.