ASHBA 2022 Journal

ASHBA Bill Wise Two Year Old Sweepstakes Moves to UPHA American Royal

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Shane Shiflet Photo: True Patriot, 2020 Champion

(Top Of The Mark X Walterway’s Sing To Me)

Bred by Merrill Murray 


Black Horse with Blue Ribbon

2022 ASHBA Journal Available Now


Check out the digital edition of the Breeders' Bible, Journal of the American Saddlebred! 


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Discover the Horse America Made

Proud. Beautiful. Versatile. Athletic.

From the elite competitor to the backyard companion the horse for you is the American Saddlebred. 

Discover your joy and start your Saddlebred Story today. 

Learn more about the magnificent American Saddlebred.

Find an American Saddlebred barn in your area.



Ranch Horse

American Saddlebred Ranch Horse Division Resources 

Ranch Horse Resource Page

Check out the new resource page for the American Saddlebred Ranch Division added to our breed rule book in 2021! From the full rules for all current classes, score sheets and example videos this is your one stop shop to learn more about this exciting new division! 

Photo by Jon McCarthy


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2022 ASHBA Youth Conference Photos

The ASHBA Youth Conference was back and better than ever this year! Enjoy the photos from a weekend of hands-on educational opportunities, Grey Ridge Farm field trip, World's Grand Champion horse presentations with Bourbon Select and The Crowd Went Nuts!, Saddlebred champions from all divisions, and our Youth Awards Gala!


Courtesy of Kaelyn Donnelly Browning


ASK ASHA Program

The ASK ASHA Program allows you to connect with professionals, trainers, owners, and breeders, increasing your knowledge and promoting the American Saddlebred horse. We have a great panel of professionals, owners, and amateurs that are eager to answer your questions. The ASHA is here to provide you with the opportunity to ask questions and get answers and share it with the American Saddlebred Community.

Please designate a mentor or ask for a general response  from the list below and send us your question. Once we have received the answer, we will post it on the Q&A page. Our panelist may rotate periodically.

You can also download the form, email, fax or mail your questions to us. To send a general question, please email ASK ASHA.


Merrill Murray
Versailles, KY

Nelson Green
Nicholasville, KY

Smith Lilly
Princeton, WV

Kim Cowart
Statesville, NC

Melissa Moore
Versailles, KY


Nancy Leigh Fisher
Oconomowoc, WI

Donna Finch
Greensboro, NC

Elizabeth Ghareeb
Birmingham, AL


Judy Werner
Waterloo, IL

Joan Lurie
Simpsonville, KY

Gene Van Der Walt
Shelbyville, KY

Anne Neil
Cleveland, TN


Lisa Duncan
ASR Registrar