Southern Ohio Quarter Horse Association was started in 1963 and has been an active and progressive organization since then. The object of SOQHA is to promote in all ways the interests of Southern Ohio Quarter Horse owners, to increase the
number of Southern Ohio breeders and owners of quarter horses registered by the American Quarter Horse Association and to help advance Ohio to the position of the leading quarter horse state. All the proceedings of this Association shall be in harmony with the policies and activities of the American Quarter Horse Association.
2017 SOQHA Queen
Miss Mindy Barr
Mindy Barr, from Circleville, Ohio. A graduate of Teays Valley High School, and Fairfield Career Center this past May. Mindy graduated as a State Tested Nurses Assistant and Patient Care Assistant. While in school she served as Skills USA President, was an honor roll student, a member of the Courtesy Corp team, and Public Speaking Ambassador. She currently works in the medical field as a Nursing Aid to a medically dependent child attending preschool.
Mindy has been active in the horse industry all her life. From Quarter Ponies to Quarter Horses, her passion for the horse industry continues. Mindy's most passionate about showmanship where she has earned many Congress Top Ten placings. Currently Mindy is awaiting a foal from her show mare to be her next show partner.
Outside of the horse show ring Mindy can be found teaching the younger generation about her passion for the cattle and goat industry. Away from the barn you can find Mindy boating and eating watermelon with her family and two dogs.
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Congratulations to our Scholarship Winners: Jillian Channell, Paulina Martz. Renewals: Kayla Tomilson, Lisa Seim, Jordan Ferguson