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The Wisconsin State Horse Council (WHC) is here for "the horse" and the people who own them or simply love them. We exist solely for the welfare of the horse and the betterment of our industry as a whole.

Our Mission

  • To represent and to foster a unified equine industry of Wisconsin.
  • To promote the equine through leadership, education, service and communication.
  • To take a pro-active role in the future growth and development of the equine industry.

Company Overview

WHC is a non-profit organization representing horsemen and women and the equine industry in Wisconsin. In representing the equine industry we promote the horse through leadership, education, and service, and take a proactive role in the growth of our industry.

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In Remembrance: Jan Spencer, WHC Director

It is with great sadness that we inform you that Jan Spencer, WHC Director has passed away. Jan was a great lady and will be dearly missed by all who knew her. Our sincerest sympathies to her family and our thanks to Jan for all that she did for the WHC and the equine industry. Rest in peace, Jan.

A link to her obituary is available below.

Full Obituary for Jan Spencer

For those who wish to make a donation to the WHC Scholarship Fund in Jan's name (per her family's wishes), please send cash or check (made payable to WHC) with a note that it is for the Scholarship Fund to:

Wisconsin Horse Council
P.O. Box 72
Columbus, WI 53925

Thank you!


Announcements and Notices

NEW! WHC Horsemen's Calendar of Upcoming Events

Want to know what equine related events and activities are going on in your area? Please click on the heading above to access a list of up-coming events and a form that you can complete and send to us to have your equine related activity added to this new calendar!

Recreational Trail Aids (RTA) Program

This is a federal program administered in all states. Municipal governments and incorporated organizations are eligible to receive reimbursement for development and maintenance of recreational trails and trail-related facilities for both motorized and non-motorized recreational trail uses.

UW-River Falls Horse Judging Clinic - April 11-12, 2015

Adults and youth, ages 12 -18 are invited to attend a competitive horse judging clinic at the UW - River Falls on April 11-12, 2015.

Legal Transportation of Horses Across State Lines

WHC would like to share this important information with you courtesy of InStride Edition, www.InStrideEdition.com. Please click here to access this excellent article.

Attention All WHC Members

Important information for all WHC Members! Please click below to read the details.

Great News for WHC Members!

Did you know that if you are a member of the Wisconsin Horse Council (WHC), you are also eligible for the American Horse Council's (AHC) Advantage Plan?

Wisconsin State Horse Council | P.O. Box 72 | 121 S. Ludington St. | Columbus, WI 53925
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. | Phone: 920-623-0393 | Fax: 920-623-0583 | E-mail: info@wisconsinhorsecouncil.org | Form login