Being a registry in addition to a competitive trail riding association the American Competitive Trail Horse Association has records on all of the horses that participate as members. "Our registry indicated 1,762 horses have been taken out of rescues, or rescue situations, to work at ACTHA. As far as I know we are alone in being able to document name of owner and contact information for every rescue horse ACTHA has helped to return to the workplace. And nothing makes me and our staff prouder," say Carrie Scrima a Founder of ACTHA.
November 11th is always reserved as Veterans Day in observance of the signing of the armistice ending World War One in 1918. ACTHA is shooting for 111 events on Veterans Day week end with all proceeds, except direct administrative costs, going to Veteran Outreach Programs like Horses4Heroes where ACTHA has been successful finding members to set up local chapters.
As the idea of natural horsemanship training has become more mainstream in the equine community of the United States, the value of trail riding is increasingly prevalent in the training process of both horses and riders.
ACTHA, as agent for its long time sponsor Cavallo Horse and Rider Inc., has delivered a $7,500 contribution to the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship International (PATH Intl.).
ACTHA's Competitive Year 2013/2014 Closes With Cavallo Horse and Rider's $10,000 Pay Out, Tucker Saddles, Championship Jackets, Ovation Helmets, More Saddles, Best Junior Buckle Ever, and Championship Buckles From Molly's Custom Silver That Larry Mahan Would Be Proud to wear. We asked him!
Cresson, TX - There will be Great Prizes and Ribbons for 1st - 6th for each ride. Adding to the excitement is the BUCKLE award ceremony on Sunday for the Texas Private Ranches Tournament.
Fun, fun, fun!! Pot luck dinner Friday night - ride management will provide spiral sliced ham.
Join the American Competitive Trail Horse Association while this offer lasts and get a full 30 day membership...but ride anytime(s) you want! Book your rides during your 30 day trial and no matter when the ride is you ride as a full member, with full member's only benefits and of course, prizes, and MORE PRIZES!!!
If so, you have seen one or more of these amazing programs and met some of the gifted and caring staff and their volunteers. Every year, more than 7,400 PATH (Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship) members help 56,000 children and adults with physical, cognitive and emotional challenges find strength and independence through the power of the horse. Plus, PATH centers often give a new lease on life to horses who have lost their jobs.
Wow! Here’s some unique and innovative thinking that makes “horse showing” fun for all and competitive once again: simply focus on benefits for exhibitors and horses instead of management profits and convenience.
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