Welcome to the website of the AQHA UK

The American Quarter Horse Association UK

We are a registered charity dedicated to promoting the Quarter Horse in the UK. We maintain the Breed Registry for the UK, as well as holding the annual Championship Show, clinics and training.  Please join us in celebrating this beautiful equine breed.

For all enquiries except passports contact:  info@aqha-uk.org

Address: AQHA UK, Oakridge Arena, Swinderby Road, Collingham, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG23 7NZ 

Sales Pages

If you wish to advertise please send in your text and photographs to info@aqha-uk.org  Adverts are free for members to advertise their own horses, tack and equipment, or £10 for non members. 


For all Passport queries and transactions please go the Passport page:


email: passports@aqha-uk.org

Do not post passports to Oakridge Arena, please use the address on the Passport page. Thank you.

Become a Member and get a Passport

Being of member of the American Quarter Horse Association of the United Kingdom brings many benefits for those interested in the Quarter Horse.

AQHA-UK are proud to be a member body of the Showing Council


BEF Statement re working with horses

BEF Statement re working with horses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 12 May 2020  BEF statement: Stance on riding reviewed  Following the UK Prime Minister’s broadcast on Sunday 10 May, the Board of British Equestrian (BEF) has convened to discuss their position on riding and training in the current coronavirus...

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Warning – Equine Grass Sickness

The AQHA-UK received a distressing report of a recent victim of Equine Grass Sickness. Sally was so shocked at the speed and severity of this terrible disease which caused the death of her horse, that she wrote in to explain what happened to her beautiful Quarter...

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Covid-19 Travelling to France/through France

Latest news for Covid-19.....   Transporting horses and goods to/from France Anyone who operates essential travel for import/export in France should be aware that there is now a new requirement for all entering the country. A travel declaration must be completed,...

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Latest news CV-19 – Surveys

Help measure the impact of COVID-19 on the equine industry Two providers have launched online surveys to provide an accurate picture of how the equestrian industry has been impact on by the pandemic.  XV Impact is independently assessing the impact on horse...

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Congratulations to Lita Pocock, Lee Rutter and the Oakridge team for winning:
Supreme Champion 2019


Owned by Lita Pocock and Shown by Lee Rutter.


Image right:  Sponsor Stephen Brain presenting the award to Lee Rutter