What our members say…

"There is a certain value in being part of a national organization of people who can relate to what I do."

SANDY KUCHARSKI Editor, Midwest Horse Source

"AHP membership is directly responsible for several important career opportunities that have come my way. "

JENNIFER BRYANT Individual Member

"The opportunity to swap ideas on every segment of magazine publishing is unequalled and not available anywhere else."

FRANK LESSITER Editor/Publisher, American Farriers Journal

"It's good to associate with others who face the same challenges."

ALAN GOLD Director of Publishing, Cutting Horse Chatter

"Networking. Education. Resource. Great people. Always a positive experience."


AHP offers excellent opportunities to network with top industry professionals."

LISA MUNNIKSMA Individual Member

"Networking is by far the most valuable benefit. I can't understand why anyone wouldn't want to take advantage of it."

DOUG HAYES Director of Business Development, The American Quarter Horse Journal

"AHP membership has probably been the single most valuable affiliation for my publication."

FRAN JURGA Publisher, Hoofcare and Lameness

"This organization is committed to the success of its members."

KAREN PICKERING Publisher, Northwest Horse Source

"I don't know the dollar value I would assign to benefits my publication has reaped from AHP membership, but I know it would be at least 10 times the annual dues."

WARREN WILSON Publisher, California Horsetrader

"The information on the website, the people you meet, and the invaluable training and networking at the AHP Seminar - probably one of the best values around today."

PENNY HAWES Freelance Writer

"AHP has been such a tremendous benefit to our association in the way of maintaining such a great publications list so that we can get press releases out to the industry." 

CHRISTY LANDWEHR CEO, Certified Horsemanship Association

"Business members have access to the most efficient way to distribute pertinent press releases instantly to all major equestrian publications ." 

JANET NITTMANN Director of Corporate Communications, Dover Saddlery

"Our AHP membership is integral to our remaining a viable and vibrant part of the horse industry in the US and internationally." 

REBECCA DIDIER Senior Editor, Trafalgar Square Books

"I love to receive first hand press releases to learn what other businesses are doing!" 

LYNN PALM Palm Partnership Training, Women LUV Horses, Alliance Saddlery by Lynn Palm

"I've attended numerous seminars over the years, mostly for writers, and the AHP event is the best of the lot. It would be a bargain at twice the price!"


"The AHP Seminar is a jolt of energy to my equine publishing career."


"It's not just a seminar, but a gathering of the minds and spirit that makes the industry what it is."

MEGAN ARSZMAN Freelance Writer

"Every equine journalist, whether involved in books, magazines, newspapers, or online media, needs to attend this seminar."


"For a student or freelancer, this is the ultimate learning and networking opportunity."

CATIE STASZAK 2014 AHP Student Award Winner