AQHA Broadcast Programming Moves Online American Quarter Horse Association

AQHA Broadcast Programming Moves Online

America’s Horse, July 16, 2009 – The American Quarter Horse Association is now broadcasting America’s Horse TV on the Internet at America’s Horse TV provides free and convenient equine television programming.

“AQHA recognizes the new trend in television,” said Tom Persechino, AQHA executive director of marketing and communications. “No longer do people make an appointment to stay home and watch their favorite show. Instead, they digitally record the show or go online to watch it at their convenience. In response to the growing online television market, AQHA is getting on board to provide everyone with the same access to America’s Horse TV.”

All videos use Flash technology, like YouTube, allowing viewers to instantly watch without waiting for a download. America’s Horse TV is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with no need for a special cable provider or subscription. All that’s needed is a computer and Internet access.

America’s Horse TV features six channels: • America’s Horse – sponsored by Tractor Supply Company; flagship channel containing AQHA’s anchor program. It features new and classic episodes/segments for all horse enthusiasts. • How-To – sponsored by Tractor Supply Company; provides important information and instruction for horse owners on everything from learning how to lead your horse, to picking out tack and perfecting your horse’s gaits. AQHA’s Team Wrangler participates in these segments. • People & Horses – sponsored by John Deere; profiles American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame inductees and well-known American Quarter Horses. • Health – sponsored by Fort Dodge Animal Health; educational programming dedicated to the health and welfare of American Quarter Horses. It includes features on vaccinating, breeding, general care and product spotlights. • Ranches – sponsored by FedEx; features award-winning ranches and remudas. • Events – sponsored by Bank of America; spotlights AQHA and alliance partner competitions and signature events.

America’s Horse TV is free, thanks to AQHA’s corporate partners. Be sure to check out special offers from the generous supporters.

To view America’s Horse TV, visit

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