Icelandic Horse Facts
OIHA Members’ Horses
OIHA Member Benefits
Whether you own an Icelandic horse or just love the breed, the OIHA is happy to welcome new members worldwide.
- Member contributed Bulletin
- Member Login area
- OIHA sponsored clinics
- Approved Sponsorships for Youth Rider Education
- Free OIHA Sponsored Clinic Auditing for Youth Members
- Annual Summer Picnic & General Meeting
- Organized Events & Activities
- Assistance & Advice from Members and Directors
- OIHA apparel for purchase
Why our members love the breed
Tolt, tolt, tolt, tolt!
Their 5 gaits!
Willingness, soundness of mind and easy to keep.
I love their spirit!!!
Sociable, steady and not too tall.
They can do everything!
Unique character & engaging personality.
People friendly temperament, versatility & gaits.
Connection with humans.
Take a moment to watch some of our favourite videos that show off all the wonderful qualities of the Icelandic horse. Imagine the joy of riding their 5 gaits, riding with a herd in Iceland or just admire them from afar. Unique, powerful and versatile, the […]
Every year there is a major Icelandic horse competition. The world championships are held every odd numbered year and Landsmot, the Icelandic National championships are held every even numbered year. For several years now, a virtual ride as a closed group is offered through Facebook. […]
In April, the OIHA was happy to host a workshop to introduce participants to the Masterson Method. The workshop was led by one of our OIHA members and now Masterson Method Certified Practitioner, Kathy Hanneson. Thanks to the wonderful Icelandic horses from OnIce horse farm, Kathy’s […]