Heritage Highlights

Welcome to the website of the International Heritage Walking Horse Association (IHWHA).

IHWHA would like to thank Melanie Fischer from Germany for designing our logo.


"While the big-lick industry has cast an ugly shadow over the entire breed, we must remember that the Tennessee walking horse’s original gait—the natural running walk—is revered by many who treat their horses humanely, and it is something to celebrate."

Priscilla Presley

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Old bloodlines

Naturally gaited

Sane & sound

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Join IHWHA and receive our bi-monthly electronic newsletter with the latest news about Heritage Walking Horses. As a member you receive one free foal registration or transfer per year.