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Welcome to the official home of the American Youth Horse Council. Since the 1970s the AYHC has been working to unite kids and horses by providing leadership and resources to serve and promote all aspects of the equine industry.
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Join us at the 37th Annual AYHC Symposium

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Become a member of AYHC

Learn more about becoming an official AYHC sponsor

Earn rewards for recruiting AYHC members through the AYHC Membership Recruiting Contest

  Noteworthy News.....

38th Annual AYHC Symposium
March 27-29, 2015
Redmond, Oregon

Register online
Submit registration form with payment

Schedule of Events

Workshop Descriptions

Release of Liability form for youth

The Lodge at Eagle Crest a Holiday Inn Resort 
Call 866.806.4921 for reservations
Rates $89-$209 per night/ condos available
Request American Youth Horse Council block
Room block will expire on February 24, 2015

Featured Educational Resource 
Take Me Riding
Educational website for 5-9 year olds interested in horses

Impact of Youth/Horse Connections 
AYHC is collecting research data on the value of youth and horse connections. Each month we'll post a new research article on the Resources/News page.

Featured Article

Evans, P.A., & et al. (2009) University Students May be Better Prepared for Life after Working with Horses.  NACTA Journal, 53(3), 37-43.













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