The Paso Fino Horse Association Board of Directors is proud to announce the 2020 Hall of Fame inductees. This award is the highest honor bestowed by the association and is given in recognition of their positive influence on the breed from either their success in the show ring, trail competitions, leadership, or breeding the amazing Paso Fino. Presented at the 2020 Grand National Show, the PFHA is proud to award the 2020 Hall of Fame Award to:
Mr. Dick Miller
In the past forty years, Dick Miller has owned more than one hundred thirty horses, competed in more than three thousand classes, won more than eighty-five national and grand national championships, competed in the Mundial World Championships four times, and has shown in thirteen states as well as England, Puerto Rico, and the Dominican Republic.
Dick’s passion for service and dedication to our youth has led him to years of volunteer service at the local, regional, national, and international level. Dick served multiple terms on the Southern Regional Board of Directors and as Treasurer of the national association from 2013-2016. In addition, Dick has been recognized by Confepaso International Foundation, for his devoted service to the breed.
Perhaps Dick Miller’s biggest contributions have been to the youth of the association. Dick was instrumental in kick starting the Paso Fino Horse Foundation’s youth scholarship program and has been one of its biggest supporters. Through his efforts and contributions in the past fifteen years, the Foundation has awarded more than $180,000 in scholarship funds to more than fifty-five deserving youth recipients. Dick has spent countless hours in support of Team USA and served as the treasury clearinghouse multiple Youth Mundial events.
Dick Miller is a truly deserving recipient of the 2020 Hall of Fame Award.
The PFHA is proud to award the 2020 Hall of Fame Horse to:
Bred out of Retorno del Ocho (Resorte Cuarto) by Manuela del Conde (Capuchino),
Jaranero is the sire of 223 PFHA registered offspring. Jaranero’s accomplishments are many, including: PFHA Top Ten Sires list 10 times, Legion of Merit, Title of Proficiency and inducted into the Spectrum Hall of Fame, National and Grand National Fino Stallions and Bella Forma Stallion Champion, Ponce International Champion Fino Stallions and World Champion Mundial Bella Forma. Foaled on 4/24/1995 JLM’s Jaranero celebrated his 25th birthday this spring and there is no honor more fitting than for him to be selected for inclusion into PFHA’s Hall of Fame.
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The Mission of the Paso Fino Horse Association shall be to protect and promote the best interests and welfare of the Paso Fino horse; to protect and maintain the integrity of the Registry, and the natural characteristics and heritage of the Paso Fino horse; promote and enhance the appeal and versatility of the Paso Fino horse; and provide and support member services.
CONTACT: Liza Holland 859-689-3703