MHAO Breeder's Cup Futurity
2017 Photo Contest

Photos Accepted from August 1, 2017 thru September 30, 2017
Photo by Kathy DeFazio -- Scandias Carribean Queen and her foal, Scandias Ms Congeniality

“The Fine Print”

  • Image must be of an AMHA registered foal or of a foal qualified to be AMHA registered. Foal's dam may be included.  Foal does not need to be born this year.
  • Limit of 4 photos per submitter
  • Image needs to be at least 300 dpi resolution
  • Your entry submission automatically grants the Morgan Horse Association of Oregon permission to use the photo on its website or for other promotional use.
  • Entry needs to include the foal's registered name (or raf), the name of the sire & dam, the name of the current owner, & of the photographer.  If the photographer is a professional, we need permission to use the photo.  An email from the photographer is sufficient. 
  • Winning photo will be used to promote the 2017 MHAO Breeder's Cup Futurity 

Everyone is welcome to participate.
For questions contact Gay Adams, (503) 936-4276
Send photos to: 

And the winners of the 2016 Photo Contest are:
The 1st place winner of the 2016 contest is Spring’s National Velvet with her embryo transfer foal HD Liberty. Velvet is owned by Janet & Chris Morris of Paradise Morgans. Chris was the photographer.  HD Liberty (Canon x HD Massena) is owned by Heart's Delight Morgan Farm/Miner Institute.  Janet & Chris will receive $100 as their prize.  This photo will be used to promote the MHAO Breeders' Cup Futurity in 2017. 

2nd place was a picture of Vandal & his dam UVM Kimberly also submitted by owners Janet & Chris Morris of Paradise Morgans.  Chris was the photographer. Janet & Chris will receive $75 for their 2nd place win.   

Third place was a tie between two wonderful photographs.  Each winner will receive a check for $50.  Pictured in the center below was a submission by Sharon & Shannon Harper of Kerry Morgans.  The mare is Kerry Bay and her foal Kerry Treasure by RJM Pardon My French.  The photographer was Kathy DeFazio.  The picture on the right was taken & submitted by E. Janet Harrell of Green Hill Morgans.  The mare is GHM Forever Liberty.  Her foal is GHM Liberty's Firecracker by Marvelous Intrigue. 

Congratulations to our winners, and our thanks to all who submitted their delightful photos this year. 
1st Place
2nd Place
Tied for 3rd Place
Tied for 3rd Place
Here are all the photos submitted for the
2016 contest
21 photos
Thanks to all who participated!
Our winners were announced
November 13th, 2016 at our annual
Award Banquet!