North American Peruvian Horse Association
Welcome to the official website of the North American Peruvian Horse Association. Known as the Smoothest Horse in the World, the Peruvian has long been sought after for its easy ride and amiable temperament.
With its thick mane and forelock; and small, tipped ears, the beauty and grace of the Peruvian is legendary. The gait of the Peruvian Horse is passed 100% to its offspring. Peruvian Horses often look as if they are on parade.
BARBARA GOETZ WINDOM 1934-2017 Barbara Goetz Windom, a breeder of championship Peruvian Paso horses and accomplished equestrienne passed away unexpectedly in Duncan, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of Edith Mayer Goetz and Hollywood film producer William Goetz; and the granddaughter of MGM founder and studio head Louis B. Mayer. At the encouragement of her parents and grandfather; both owners of champion thoroughbreds; Barbara was put atop a horse at the…
It is with a heavy heart that we share with you that Barbara Windom has passed away suddenly. She was the daughter of Edie Mayer Goetz and Bill Goetz, sister to Judith Shepherd Goetz, mother to Maggie Clare, Debora Clare, and Rachel Windom Stengel, loved mother-in-law to their partners, and grandmother to beautiful granddaughters. Barbara was the loving aunt of Tony Shepherd, Scott Shepherd and Victoria Shepherd Bleeden. She was the…
Upcoming EventsView All
- Gold Rush Classic at 08:00AM, Friday 23 June 2017
- Northwest Peruvian Horse Show at 08:00AM, Friday 14 July 2017
- SCPPHC Grand & Pacific Coast Double Show at 08:00AM, Friday 28 July 2017
- Northeast Peruvian Horse Show at 08:00AM, Saturday 05 August 2017
- Fiesta Del Norte & Northern Lights Double Show at 08:00AM, Saturday 12 August 2017
- PHAC National Show at 08:00AM, Friday 25 August 2017
Joy of Riding Program
Join NAPHA's Joy of Riding Program and get rewarded for doing what your love...riding your Peruvian Horse.
Find A Regional Club
Regional clubs offer an enjoyable way to share your time with other Peruvian Horse enthusiasts. Many clubs host shows, participate in parades and enjoy trail rides and social gatherings. Find a club near you...