Southwest Quarter Horse Association

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SWAQHA Ranch Riding Clinic Oct 22 & 23 with Debbie Cooper


Fall Futurity Deadline to avoid late fee is August 1st



Pre-Entry required for all roping classes. Deadline for Fall Futurity roping is August 26, 2016.  Email Evelyn at


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Fall Futurity Show

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SWQHA is an affiliate organization of the American Quarter Horse Association. The purpose of the organization is to provide quality Quarter Horse experiences for horse enthusiasts in West Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and surrounding areas.


The show season runs from November 1 to October 31st.  A total of 22 AQHA sanctioned shows are offered during the year by the main organization.  The Amateur association offers clinics and learning experiences throughout the year.


SWQHA holds its Convention and Awards Banquet the first Saturday in December. The year end awards are very impressive:  saddles for division high point and other suitable awards for class high point winners.  The Youth and Amateur organizations also give awards in their divisions.


Calendar of Events

Horse Shows

July SWQHA- July 23-24
Fall Futurity- September 2-5

NMQHA/SWQHA Youth Amateur- October 15

Ranch Horse Versatility-October 16


Board Meetings
July 14

August 11

September 8

October 13:  General Membership

November 10


Other Events

October 22 & 23

Ranch Riding Clinic


December 3

Annual Convention & Awards

Southwest Quarter Horse

PO Box 1168
Mesilla Park, NM 88047


Show Secretary: Evelyn Huff

Email  •  575-551-2245