Supporting  a Brighter Future

by standing for what we believe in today 

2014 National Live Video 

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where it is all about the horse....and so much more!

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September 18, 2014
The National - LIVE STREAM!!!
The National will be live-streamed this year on Monday (noon) Opening Ceremony,  Friday (1:00pm)  Afternoon/Evening sessions, Saturday (1:00pm) Afternoon/Evening session.  Go to:  The 2014 National Live Video Stream 
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September 16, 2014
Starting September 22, 2014 thru September 27, 2014.  The greatest sound flatshod show in the country.  Wishing everyone the best of luck at The 2014 Nationals.  During six days and nights, there will be over 200 classes.  From the rail to versatility, from novice to experienced, there is something for everyone.  There will be live streaming o
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August 1, 2014
NWHA has now gone Digital!
We are so excited to unveil this brand new interactive media to our organization.  This NWHA National News Digital Magazine offers direct connection through live links to: * NWHA horse shows like The Brew City Classic in Milwaukee, WI * NWHA trainers like MacGregor Stables * All other equine businesses  Please click the link below to view
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July 27, 2014
NWHA Membership Announcement
As you all know, the new membership expiration date for 2014 is December 31. If your membership has expired, is getting ready to expire, or if you are not sure of your expiration date please call Mary at the NWHA office to renew your membership through December 31 for the pro-rated amount of $40. You can also download a membership application from
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Let your farm, service and horses be seen by all

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NWHA always has something going on


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The National would like to thank our Diamond Sponsor

R-Gaited Ranch

Butch and Vicki Ritter

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The National would like to thank our Diamond Sponsor

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The National

September 22-27, 2014, Calsonic Arena

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The Walking Horse, the sole possessor of a uniquely inherited gait, a naturally-smooth, flowing 4-beat walk. Its gentleness and versatility make it an excellent family horse in the show ring and on the trails. For over a century, this horse has been walking naturally proud through American history.


To improve the lives of horses and people by encouraging responsibility and sportsmanship. It promotes educational and recreational activities while preserving the unique qualities of the Walking Horse. Our rules are structured to protect the welfare of the horse and provide an equitable horse-show affiliation program in which they may be exhibited, judged, and showcased in full compliance with the Federal Horse Protection Act of 1970. Our inspectors are USDA certified and take pride in providing thorough and fair inspections. And, our judges are committed to fair judging with an understanding of the true gaits of the Walking Horse. 

NWHA promotes the general welfare of the Walking Horse and serves as an advocate for the Walking Horse against abusive and inhumane treatment.  NWHA will increase public awareness of the natural abilities of the Walking Horse along with increasing the proficiency of its’ members in all matters of horsemanship.  Lastly – NWHA will serve as a communication hub for the Walking Horse industry and other equine groups. 


Our Directors

A team of dedicated individuals that live the mission of The National Walking Horse Association

Our Committees

There is no greater satisfaction when one volunteers to become part of something greater than themselves.  Get involved – make a difference.


Our Programs

NWHA has a lot to offer all naturally gaited horse enthusiasts.  From Rail to Trail and everything in between.

Our Members

It takes all of us to make a difference.  Consider becoming a member of a great organization – the benefits are immeasureable.