Save on Horse Registration Fees by December 31

December 20th, 2012 9:53 PM | No Comments
press release
Fee increases approved by the American Paint Horse Association Executive Committee and effective January 1, 2013, mean American Paint Horse owners can save money by submitting horse registration applications by December 31, 2012. To take advantage of the lower 2012 registration fees, owners must submit the appropriate paperwork to be postmarked by December 31.
Download a registration application at Completed registration applications must be accompanied by at least four clear, color, close photographs of the horse. These photographs must include each side and the front and rear views. Please do not trim or mark on the photographs. If the horse is freeze–branded, a photo of brand must accompany application.  To learn more about the APHA registration process—including registration eligibility—visit
Registration applications may be submitted:
·         Online at
·         By email to
·         By fax to (817) 834-3152. (Photos must be mailed or emailed.)
·         Mailed to: American Paint Horse Association
Attention: Registration Department
P.O. Box 961023
Fort Worth, TX 76161
For specific fee increases, see the 2013 fee schedule below or in the 2013 Official APHA Rule Book, available at the end of the year. To reference 2012 registration fees, download the 2012 Official APHA Rule Book
Horse registration applications submitted by members online will not be subject to the 2013 fee increases; the increases only apply to emailed, faxed and mailed registration applications. To register a horse online, log onto and select “Foal Registration” from the drop-down bar at the right.


About the American Paint Horse Association
The American Paint Horse Association (APHA) is the world’s second largest equine breed association. Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, it celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2012. In fulfillment of its global mission to collect, record and preserve pedigrees of the breed, APHA recognizes and supports 111 regional and international clubs, produces championship shows, sponsors trail rides and creates and maintains programs that increase the value of American Paint Horses and enriches members’ experiences with their horses. APHA has registered more than a million horses in 59 nations and territories since it was founded, and now serves more than 55,000 active youth and adult members around the world. For more information about the American Paint Horse Association, visit or connect with Paint Horse fans globally at or on Twitter @APHANews and @WorldShow.

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