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.


The Kansas Horse Council website is undergoing some changes! It looks a little different right now but is still completely functional. Stay tuned!!

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Official sponsor of the Kansas Horse Council

and home of Equifest of Kansas!

Click on the logo to find the Expocentre Calendar of Events.

Click below for information regarding our Kansas Equine Directory. 


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 EDCC is designed to seek and report real time information about disease outbreaks and alert the horse industry about disease outbreaks and information to help mitigate and prevent the spread of disease.

  • Disease Outbreak Alerts
  • Disease Information
  • Vaccination Information, and More


Stampede on down to your County Courthouse to get your KHC license plate

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2018 KHC Foundation Scholarship Recipients

The Kansas Horse Council Foundation was pleased to award $15,000 in scholarships to 15 KHC members. A significant portion of these scholarships are funded by the Silent Auction held at Equifest of Kansas. 

L to R: MaRyka Smith, Jade Edwards, Caroline Gatschet, Isabella Hubbell, Alyssa Leslie, Natalie Vesta, Samantha Guy, Rachel Brown, Sidney Murray, Madison Hetherington. Not pictured: Emily Brightbill, Collin Champagne, Kinsey Griffith, Alan Hinds, and Jacob Grinstead.

This month’s Spotlight:  

Isabella Hubbell, a Topeka native and graduate of Hayden Catholic High School, is attending Kansas State University this fall. Isabella has achieved distinguished scholastic achievement recognition throughout her high school career. Isabella currently enjoys her Off Track Thoroughbred which she rides in the Kansas Hunter Jumper Association circuit where she has been actively competing for 13 years. Isabella gives of her time at the Exceptional Equestrians Therapeutic Riding Program assisting with lessons throughout the year and during summer camps and has done this throughout her high school years. Isabella also assists with the Topeka Round Up Club as an English Riding Camp Counselor. While at K-State, Isabella will strive for a degree in Forensics Psychology to work with the KBI or FBI and hopes to continue competing in the KHJA circuit throughout her college years and beyond.

Are You a KHC Member?

Be part of the largest equine network in Kansas!

Membership supports:

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

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

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

$1M Personal Excess Liability Insurance FAQ

KHC Member Purchasing Package

KHC Member Benefits Page

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

Hope in the Valley Equine Rescue
Horse of the Month


Gracie is a sweet little grey QH mare that would make a great pasture pet. She is approximately 25 years old and came to the rescue as an owner surrender.



Purchase Kansas City Chiefs Tickets and Support KHC

Support the Kansas Horse Council by purchasing your Chiefs tickets through the following link:


Choose as many games as you would like to attend, and enter the promo code: KSHORSE

Each ticket purchased means $10 back to KHC! 

GO CHIEFS!  See you at Arrowhead!

Get your latest issue of KSU Veterinary Health Center’s Trail Talk. In this issue:  Protecting Horses Against Fires. 

Click here – Welcome to Trail Talk

KHC September Newsletter

In this issue:

  • KHC Foundation
  • Dillon’s Community Rewards Supports KHC
  • Register for Horse Care 101
  • Equifest 2019 Updates
  • Spotlight on Kanopolis trails

KHC September Newsletter

KHC and Back Country Horsemen of Kansas Team Up to Tackle Trail Work   

BCHA-Kansas President Erin Glassman and KHC President Dennis Goodwin sign a Memorandum of Understanding, joining the efforts of the two organizations on trail maintenance and preservation throughout Kansas.

Find out more about BCHA-Kansas

Save the Date for Horse Care 101!!

Kansas Horse Council is looking to add Regional Representatives all over Kansas!  To learn more go to:  http://www.kansashorsecouncil.com/regional-directors-representatives//Welcome to Trail Talk with the VHC Equine Service