Welcome to the Maryland State Quarter Horse Association!
Mission Statement: The purpose of our association is to improve and promote the American Quarter Horse breed and stimulate the sale, breeding, exhibition, general use and enjoyment of the Quarter Horse. We encourage educational, social, recreational, and competitive participation. The Maryland State Quarter Horse Association fosters future development of the American Quarter horse through the support of the Youth Association.
The Maryland State Quarter Horse Association:
· Is the official affiliate of the American Quarter Horse Association
· Sponsors AQHA horse shows, novice shows and organized trail rides
· Sponsors Breeder Incentive and Open Futurities
· Sends a youth team to Congress
· Assists the Maryland State Quarter Horse Youth Association (MSQHYA)
News & Updates:
Nancy Cahill Clinic Cancelled
We are sorry to announce that the Nancy Cahill Clinic has been canceled. If anyone sent a deposit, Marjorie thor Straten will send it back to you. Sorry for the inconvenience.
has established an annual award in memory of accomplished horseman,
AQHA judge, director, and great friend Walter Hughes. This sportsmanship
award goes to someone that shows integrity, selflessness, kindness, and
perseverance. Nominations for this award runs from January 1st through
December 31st of the award year.
Fill out a Walter Hughes nomination form today for someone you think
The horse industry has lost one of the legendary leaders in the horse world on December 26, 2012. Walter was a judge for over 36 years, served as AQHA Director for 26 years, and mentor for many top trainers. His memory will live amongst all who he touched. Memorial donations in Walter's honor can be sent to American Quarter Horse Foundation ATTN: America's Horse Cares. Walter's arrangements will be posted.
2012 show points are available on our website to preview. A few results are missing from these calculations. Please contact Paige Merriam if you have any questions. Updated points will be posted as soon as we get them.
Click here for current 2012 points!