Announcing the 2019 American Hanoverian Society’s Annual Meeting

January 18-20, 2019 in Phoenix, Arizona

The 2019 AHS Annual Meeting will be held January 18 - 20, 2019 at the Sheraton Mesa Wrigleyville West Hotel in the Grand Canyon State of Arizona. The three-day meeting will include educational seminars and presentations by leading industry professionals.

Saturday’s keynote speaker will be equine geneticist, Dr. Samantha Brooks, whose talk Genomic Tools for the Warmblood Horse: Applications in Health and Performance will provide practical information for horse breeders. Her talk will include a discussion on Warmblood Fragile Foal Syndrome (WFFS).

Dr. Michael Sorum, DVM MVetSc DABVP, Past President of the Arizona Veterinary Medical Association, will speak on a variety of topics, including axial skeleton diagnostics and therapy, taping mesotherapy, and ProStride stem cell research.

Saturday afternoon attendees will visit the Royal Andalusian Riding School for a presentation, A Taste of Andalusia. The beauty of the dancing horses, Spanish costumes and music will display this noble breed and the culture of Spain.

Social events include a Friday evening welcome reception, Saturday catered Awards Banquet, and the ever-popular Silent Auction!

2019 Silent Auction

We are now accepting donations for the 2019 Silent Auction. Donations do not have to be horse related. No gift is too big or small and all are greatly appreciated. You may also choose to make a monetary contribution and we will purchase an item to put in the silent auction on your behalf. The proceeds from the Silent Auction are used throughout the year to further promote the Hanoverian breed. Promotional booths are displayed at various equine events and trade shows throughout the U.S. as well as advertising the Hanoverian horse in several national publications. Complete a Silent Auction Donation Form or contact the AHS Office for more details at or (859) 255-4141.

AHS Annual Meeting Sponsorship Packages

Farm and business owners, make the most of your advertising budget by targeting a prime equine market. Sponsorship packages for the 2018 AHS Annual meeting are available in a variety of price ranges:

  1. Deluxe Package - $300 offers a full-page advertisement in the Annual Meeting program, in addition to your business name displayed on signs and being verbally promoted throughout the weekend by an AHS representative. If the business owner or representative attends the Saturday night banquet, they are given the opportunity to speak on behalf of their product/ farm as well.

  2. Full Page Package - $150.00 and provides your business a full-page advertisement in the AHS program.

  3. Half page Package - $75.00 provides your business a half-page advertisement in the AHS program.

  4. Printed Program Sponsor: Contact AHS for details .

Business cards, flyers, etc. are encouraged to be sent by all sponsors to place in the member welcome bags to further promote your business. You are welcome to include special “Annual Meeting Discount” coupons for your products. For more information on sponsorship, feel free to contact the AHS Office at or (859) 255-4141.

Thank you in advance for your generosity and for supporting the AHS!

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