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  • Cowhorse - Pattern 3
  • Boxing - Pattern 12
  • Reining - Pattern 11
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Southwest Quarter Horse Association

SWQHA is an organization to promote the American Quarter Horse. 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 1st 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 2018

January 13-14

February 17-18

March 17-18

April 7-8

Border Circuit May 25-28

June 23

Fall Futurity August 31-Sept 3


Board Meetings

January 11         February 8

March 8              April 12

May 10               June 14

July 12               August 9

September 13   October 11

November 8       December 7


Other Events


Southwest Quarter Horse

PO Box 1168
Mesilla Park, NM 88047


Show Secretary: Evelyn Huff

Email  •  575-551-2245