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a small powerful horse originally bred for sprinting in quarter-mile races in Virginia

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The American Quarter Horse Foundation's mission is to encourage by public contribution, support of the educational, research and charitable projects related to the American Quarter Horse.
Fleetwood helps her family operate an American Quarter Horse training facility on St.
Last August, she won the working cow horse championship in the American Quarter Horse Youth Association World Show in Oklahoma City.
This American Quarter Horse Association site has diagrams showing the external and internal features of the home: www.
Order your American Quarter Horse "Love of the Horse" gift set for only $30.
The American Quarter Horse Association has participated in producing The American Quarter Horse: An Introduction To Selection, Care, And Enjoyment, a virtual 'bible' of detail on the American quarter house, packing in details for all levels of riders and owners from novices to professionals.
Accompanying the exposition are the North American Quarter Horse Show and the North American Championship Rodeo.
Contestants enter an arena at top speed on an American Quarter Horse, ride a cloverleaf pattern around three specially positioned barrels, and then sprint out of the arena.
The breed Meyer raises and sells, the American quarter horse, is familiar from rodeos and cowboy movies.
The preferred polo pony -- the animals actually are not ponies at all, but mature horses that have been trained to remain calm even in the heat of a close-quartered, high-speed match -- is a mix of thoroughbred and American quarter horse.
The American Standardbred, the Tennessee Walking Horse, and the American Quarter Horse are all examples of Morgan influence.
A 1995 AQHA stallion sired by Page Impressive and out of Lets Skip Town, the renowned stallion earned a long list of top honors during his lifetime, including being a two-time American Quarter Horse Association World Champion and two-time PHBA World Champion.
Western riding expert Emma Chapman will be using her American paint mare and her American quarter horse to demonstrate the differences, including sliding stops and 360 spins.
Your Horse Live 2011 at Stoneleigh Park will see some of the world's rarest breeds on show including the American Quarter Horse, Hanovarian and Icelandic species in the Rare Breeds Village.
Mackenzie of Rutland recently earned an award for logging 50 hours in the American Quarter Horse Association Horseback Riding Program.
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