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Kansas Horse Council

Welcome to the Kansas Horse Council Website

The Kansas Horse Council is dedicated to providing the Kansas equine industry with leadership
and direction through education, promotion, and public policy advocacy.





Click on logos
for information.

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The 2016 home of Equifest of Kansas!

Click on the logo to find the Expocentre Calendar of Events.
Lots of equine activities for 2015!

Get $1M Personal Excess Liability Insurance with KHC Membership!




Click on AHC logo to visit website.


Saving land for horses
and horse-related activities.




The Kansas chapter of Back Country Horsemen of America is into its second year and growing! Especially in travels to western states, riders see evidence of the work BCHA does to keep public trails open to equestrians. 

Find out more about BCHA-Kansas

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM)  www.blm.gov offers Mustangs for adoption. Contact them to adopt a great American horse!

November Rescue of the Month

Hope in the Valley Equine Rescue:



Meet Jax, a 2011 QH gelding. Jax is almost 14h tall and has had round pen training. He is ready to start under saddle.

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Region IV Member Event

January 9, 1-3 pm

Featuring Dennis Farris, Farris Law Firm LLC, identified in Equus magazine as a “National Leader in Equine Law”


Join us for a relaxed afternoon with Denise at the Prairie Rose Chuckwagon, 15231 SW Parallel Rd, Benton. Bring a friend who joins KHC, and your name will be entered into a special prize drawing. $10 in advance; $15 at the door. For more info or to register: 785-776-0662 or director@kansashorsecouncil.com.



The Museum at Prairiefire, Overland Park
the American Museum of Natural History exhibit,

The Horse
The Horse
a comprehensive exhibition about the enduring bond between
horses and humanity. Grand opening, October 10.
Exhibit runs through January 24, 2016.

Go to museumatpf.org for more info.


Share Your Passion!

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Available Now from Your
County Treasurer’s Office


Are You a KHC Member?

Be part of the largest equine network in Kansas! Your membership supports

  • fun and educational opportunities
  • trail rides
  • growth for the equine industry
  • and helps secure the future of our equine-related jobs, recreation, and lifestyle.

You receive a $1,000,000 personal liability policy that covers all of your horses any time, any place; scholarship opportunities; discounts on liability signs.

Go to the Purchasing Package link on this website to see the discounts you receive with your KHC membership at Kansas-owned and national businesses!

$1M Personal Excess Liability Insurance FAQ

KHC Member Purchasing Package

What are you waiting for? CLICK HERE AND JOIN TODAY!!


 Where’s Your Sign?

Click on the sign for more information:

Kansas Horse Liability Sign

Available from the KHC office or participating retailers: Better Equine, Paola; Hunn Leather, Augusta; R Bar B, Topeka; Lifetime Pet, Olathe; Burrows Tack, Hugoton.



2013 Trails Book Cover - final (2)Ready to Ride Kansas?

Available from the KHC office ($3), or pick one up from state and federal park offices with equestrian trails or from participating sponsors (R Bar B, Topeka; Holton Ranch Supply, Edgerton, Better Equine, Paola; Lifetime Pet, Olathe).


 The Kansas Horse Council brings you

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Equifest of Kansas

presented by Visit Topeka
and the Kansas Radio Networks

February 26-28, 2016

Kansas Expocentre, Topeka 

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October KHC News

Horse Care 101 at KSU, November 14

A wonderful day of clinics, hands-on activities, a panel discussion, special kid’s activities, door prizes, lunch, snacks, and a bag full of goodies!

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Equine Savings

The Basement Better Horses VBRCvalley vet


vet health center

 Fall Issue of Trail Talk

In this issue:

  • New CT Table
  • Vesicular Stomatitis
  • New Faces Join the VHC