American Miniature Horse Association

Welcome to the exciting world of the American Miniature Horse. As a member of AMHA, you will become an integral part of one of the world's fastest growing equine associations, joining more than 12,000 enthusiasts in over 30 countries already enjoying membership.

The American Miniature Horse Association promotes the breeding, use and perpetuation of a standard of equine excellence in miniature. Horses registered with AMHA must meet the Association Standard of Perfection and cannot exceed 34 inches in height measured from the last hairs of the mane.

Whether your interest is showing, breeding or recreation, AMHA offers rewarding programs, opportunities and a wide variety of resources to expand your involvement with this special equine known as the American Miniature Horse.


Calendar Wallpaper
Now you have another way to enjoy your Miniature Horse World Calendar. Each month we will feature a new FREE download. Get this month's download here.

Stallion Directory


Find a Stallion or Promote Your Stallion in 
the 2016 Stallion Directory .

Click Here to Search For Stallions

Miniature Horses used in Therapy

Have you ever thought of using your Miniature Horse for therapy?

Learn the steps it takes for you and your horse to become certified for therapy work.

Download Information Here

Evaluation Overview

Click here to read an article about Miniature Horse Therapy, written by Mane In Heaven Founder Jodie Diegel.

Miniature Horse Farms and Ranches

The AMHA's Farms and Ranches Online Directory is the "go to" for those looking to purchase or maybe just see an American Miniature horse in your area.  Do you have questions about purchasing a mini?  Have you never seen a mini?  Are you interested in learning more about owning a miniature horse?  The farms on this list would be happy to assist you by answering your questions and maybe even offering a tour of their farm.  

Registration Update 

Big news in the Registration Department is the return of Hardship Registration, but note that at this time, only registered AMHR horses are eligible. The information you need to move forward with your “R” horses “A” registration is available here:

Remember if you need a transaction completed for a horse show, the expediting fee of $40 assures your paperwork will be completed and back in the mail to you within two business days. (provided every needed item is submitted) Call for all the details (817) 783-5600.

The registration department works hard to sustain the nearly 230,000 registered Miniature horses. Be proud of your AMHA horse- he or she is a valuable part of the largest Miniature horse registry in the world!

AMHA Show Information
There's nothing more fun than going to an AMHA show and seeing all the things that these versatile horses can do.  Did you know minis can jump and they can drive?  For a great family outing, check out one of the shows in your area.  Admission is always free and the cuteness never ends.  
Halter Futurity
The AMHA Halter Futurity is now on Facebook  
Visit us here for updates and have all of your Halter Futurity questions answered.  We look forward to hearing from you.