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  • (APHA) Breed awards for event horses...

    I've never thought about breed awards because I've never had a horse of my own that is registered! ....until now....

    From what I have heard, there may possibly be breed awards available for event ponies...?

    My guy this year is a registered Paint.
    (don't tell him that, he's an American Warmblood, color = pinto)

    Does anyone know anything about this sort of thing?

    thanks guys!
    Last edited by purplnurpl; Jan. 18, 2011, 09:56 AM.
    http://kaboomeventing.com/
    http://kaboomeventing.blogspot.com/
    Horses are amazing athletes and make no mistake -- they are the stars of the show!

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    http://www.apha.com/pac/pacevents.html


    GotSpots owned a horse that won this in eventing as did faybe's husband. They may be able to give you more information. I believe you need to be a member of the APHA and your horse registered
    OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!

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      #3
      Originally posted by scubed View Post
      http://www.apha.com/pac/pacevents.html


      GotSpots owned a horse that won this in eventing as did faybe's husband. They may be able to give you more information. I believe you need to be a member of the APHA and your horse registered
      yes my Mother is, as is her horse. (which is the horse in question)
      http://kaboomeventing.com/
      http://kaboomeventing.blogspot.com/
      Horses are amazing athletes and make no mistake -- they are the stars of the show!

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        #4
        question for those who have done this...

        So I need to have my mother fill out the PAC Program Application 1st.

        then for each event fill out the "Combined Training Report" and send the show premium?

        Is that it?
        http://kaboomeventing.com/
        http://kaboomeventing.blogspot.com/
        Horses are amazing athletes and make no mistake -- they are the stars of the show!

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        • #5
          Yes, you need to fill out the forms and pay to register in the program. Then send in the combined training report with a copy of the program.

          My husband does this for his cowhorse, cutting, roping and reining. We also have a horse we sold that won a prize for eventing from the PAC program.

          Nancy!

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          • #6
            Exactly what everyone said. Horse owner needs to be an APHA member (the magazine's fun). I don't recall if we signed up for PAC awards or just submitted information through the USEA points (I seem to recall the latter, but it's been almost six years - gah. How did it get to be six years?). Their prizes are REALLY nice. Our horse was Horse of the Year a couple years in a row and we have enormous crystal trophies and pretty glass statues. Plus, APHA was just a lovely organization - and it was quite fun to have them cheering on our Paint.

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            • #7
              GotSpots's boy was on the cover of the APHA magazine, too!
              Click here before you buy.

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              • #8
                Does anyone know anything about Appies? I've tried contacting the Appy horse club and get nothing in response....

                Sorry!!

                But good luck with you guy!!!! And congrats to all that won awards! Very cool

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                • #9
                  Not the Appy Horse Club, but Appy Sport Horse does eventing and dressage awards: http://www.apsha.org/awards.php

                  DW - the menace is eligible due to his coloring
                  OTTBs rule, but spots are good too!

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