The American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) is the world’s largest association for veterinary professionals. The AAEP was founded in 1954 by a group of 11 charter members who saw that together they could direct the focus of equine veterinary medicine. Today, the AAEP, represents an educated group of men and women who cover a broad range of equine disciplines, breeds and associations.
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), established in 1863, is a not-for-profit association representing more than 80,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services.
Kentucky Dressage Association (KDA) helps to promote the sport and build knowledge of dressage through horse shows, clinics and educational programs.
Midsouth Eventing and Dressage Association (MSEDA) Dressage and eventing attract MidSouth members, with more than 350 spread over a five state area.
thehorse.com The Horse brand disseminates the latest and most reliable news and information on the health, care, management, and welfare of equids through print and electronic means.
United States Dressage Federation (USDF) Promoting and encouraging a high standard of accomplishment in dressage throughout the United States, primarily through educational programs.
United States Eventing Association (USEA) Responsible for organizing, promoting and adjudicating equestrian eventing throughout the United States.
United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) The national governing body for most equestrian sports in the United States.