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Trailblazers

Many horses, forward thinkers, and fearless leaders representing nearly 20 breeds of horses have made significant contributions to the preservation and perpetuation of the Palomino horse. These are some of their stories. All Palomino Trailblazers are also memorialized in perpetuity.
  • The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation (PHBHF) debuted the Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation Horse of the Year at the 2019 Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA) Annual Convention on March 16 in Tulsa, OK.
  • The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation (PHBHF) celebrates as the Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA) Announces the 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees.
  • An influential Cherokee cowboy, still recognized by name today from his vast and tremendous contributions to Oklahoma and the United States of America was honored in Claremore, Okla. on November 6, 2016.
  • The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation, a non-profit housed under Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA), today officially opened a museum dedicated to the Palomino Horse and the history of the organization in Tulsa.

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Kids Only! Palomino Leaders Develop Youth Association

Wise leaders of PHBA in the early and mid- 1960’s, recognized that the youth of the association held the future of PHBA in their hands. Read more

Ted Flowers (1914-1976)

Thank you to the Curtis and Elizabeth Corson family of New Jersey for donating an original (circa early 1950s) Ted Flowers Silver Parade Saddle to the Heritage Foundation. This saddle is proudly on display now as you come into the museum. It is a beautiful piece of work and represents such an important time in the history of the Palomino horse. Read more

Birth of the Palomino Horse Breeders of America

At the suggestion of Chester R. Upham, a group of interested Palomino owners and enthusiasts met at his Mandeville Canyon Ranch for the purpose of forming a Palomino registry and association. Read more

New Palomino Horse of the Year Award Unveiled

The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation (PHBHF) debuted the Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation Horse of the Year at the 2019 Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA) Annual Convention on March 16 in Tulsa, OK. Read more