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.



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Winter '20
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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.

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Therapy Standards

Quiz – Is Your Animal Suitable
for being a part of a Therapy Team?

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about Therapy with Miniatures.

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.  

2020 is well under way and the AMHA Registration Department is working hard to keep those certificates flowing! Work is being processed quickly with a normal one to two week turn-around when paperwork is received correctly. Hardships have increased – there are more horses processed this year than at this time! World Show Bound? Don’t forget to register, transfer and bring your horses permanent before the World Show – Close of Entry Deadline of July 25th! SAVE $...Register your foals early! Questions? The AMHA Office Staff is here to help, call (817)783-5600.
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.  
World Show Qualifications Have Changed 

The 2020 World Show Qualification rules are the same as 2019. The Qualification rule was voted in as an up to 3 year trial starting in 2019.
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