Illinois Paint Horse Association

an affiliate of the American Paint Horse Association

Welcome to the official website for the Illinois Paint Horse Association (IPHA).

Our main purpose is to provide information to members regarding the show season, meeting minutes, points, and happenings in the IPHA. Check back frequently for the latest meeting minutes, show results, high point standings, show photos, and club news.

Happy 50th Anniversary to the Illinois Paint Horse Association, 1966-2016!! Please keep checking our Bulletin Board for updates on the Car Raffle and $5500 in giveaways!!

Bulletin Board



**Congratulations 2016 IPHA Year-End High Point Winners!**

Here’s the list for your year-end prize selections based on the monetary amounts received in your letter sent via USPS** Please make your selection and notify a member of the Awards Committee before the deadline. If no selection has been made, you will receive cash as your award.


Attention IPHA members – if you have additions or suggestions for changes to the show bills for the 2017 IPHA shows, please email suggestions to Shelly Prehoda, Show Committee Chairperson at by Monday, October 21, 2016. All suggestions received by October 21 will be researched by the show committee and reviewed at the November IPHA membership meeting. Only changes submitted by the 10/21/16 deadline will be considered for review in the November meeting.


  • Holman Photography
  • The official photographer for the 2016 Illinois SSA Futurity and POR Show


Ruehle Phototgraphix will be the Official Show Photographer for the April 16-17 Gifford show. No other photographers be allowed in the arena during classes, and no vendor of this nature be permitted on the show grounds. Link to her website:


IPHA is proudly celebrating its 50th Anniversary (1966-2016) this year! Our membership is the driving force and we have much to be thankful for! There are a lot of exciting things being planned to help us celebrate...selling tickets to give away a car, saddles, halters, jewelry, and more! It's going to be an exciting don't miss out! Click here to view our 50th Anniversary Information flier.

Check back for updates here, and also on our Illinois Paint Horse Facebook page!

Happy 50th birthday IPHA!

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ NEW NUMBERS AVAILABLE ~ GET YOURS BEFORE THE FIRST SHOW!!

New exhibitor numbers available, made weatherproof, tearproof, TYVEK® - $5 per pair or the IjPHC can add an additional layer of laminate for even more durability! $7.50 per pair

Please contact Beth Hattan at or Jerry Wyrick

All proceeds benefit the Youth Club Thank you for your support!! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

LAST UPDATED: 11/20/2016 9:07:10 AM