Office Closed

The trainers office will be closed October 2-6, 2023. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Scholarship Application Deadline is August 5th

RULES AND REGULATIONS: 1. An applicant must be a high school graduate and not over 21 years of age. 2. An official sealed transcript must be attached to application. 3. Applicant must submit a recent photo. 4. Applicant may re-apply if not selected. 5. These...


President Bill Young is pleased to announce the Walking Horse Trainers’ Association office relocation to the historic Tennessee Walking Horse Celebration grounds has been completed. The new WHTA office is in the old Gift Shop building which has been home to Shane...


As the 2023 show season approaches, please be aware that in order to ENTER your horse at either American Horse Services HIO affiliated shows of SHOW HIO affiliated shows you MUST have a current valid WHTA issued license. The KY-HIO has also joined with the previously...

Judges Announced for the 55th Annual National Trainers’ Show

The Walking Horse Trainers’ Association is proud to announce that the judges for the 55th Annual show will be Brent Grider, Dickie Scrivner and David Sisk. This year’s show will be held in Calsonic Arena in Shelbyville, Tennessee, March 15-18, 2023. Watch for more...

WHTA Dues Deadline

The Walking Horse Trainers’ Association license renewal deadline is March 18, 2023 at the end of the National Trainers’ Show. Any renewals made after March 18th will be $250, no exceptions. Call the Trainers’ Office at 931-684-5866 for more information.

WHTA Banquet 2022

New venue … same great celebration of people and horses Thanksgiving has come and gone, bringing behind it time to put up the Christmas tree, shop for all the gifts for loved ones and time to spend with the people we hold dear. This time of year, of course, also...

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