September 2016

Update on Legislation Regarding the Horse Protection Act

By |September 9th, 2016|News|

Horse Protection Act

Many members of the American Saddlebred Horse Association (ASHA) are aware of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently proposed changes to the regulations governing enforcement of the Horse Protection Act (HPA).

The HPA is a law that was created primarily to […]

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Kendall Cox Selected for Winter Intensive Training Program

By |September 8th, 2016|News|

MHSA member Kendall Cox is one of 12 riders nationwide selected to participate in the Winter Intensive Training Program with former Olympian and USDF Hall of Fame member Lendon Gray in Wellington, Florida. This program is open to dressage riders under the age of 22. She will receive dressage training […]

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MHSA Mourns the loss of Liz Schmidt

By |September 3rd, 2016|News|

Liz Schmidt of Columbia, passed away on September 2.  The family has not yet set plans for a memorial service, but MHSA will post them as they are received.
Liz will be remembered as a horse show enthusiast, and her love and interest in horses continued unabated until her death.  She […]

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