Welcome to the Shire

Choose the membership package that fits your needs.

Renew between November 1st and January 31st, keeps your membership in good standing.

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Membership Options

Five great options to keep you connected to the wonderful world of the Shire & Shire Sport Horse.


$50 per year / $65 overseas
$90 for two year / $120 overseas
$130 for three year / $160 overseas


$25 per year / $40 overseas

Friend of the Shire

$25 per year / $40 overseas


$275 (5 year membership)

Life Membership

$1250 (one time fee)

Voting Rights

Regular, Life, and Corporate members in good standing are eligible to vote in the general election & bylaw decisions

National & Regional Shows

Check the Show Schedule for status of upcoming events

Reduced Fees

Members enjoy a 50% discount on registration, transfers, leases, etc.


Beautiful illustrated, bi-annually published, National advertising, Show results, informative articles, everything Shire!

American Shire Horse Education Foundation (ASHEF)

This 501(c)3 branch of the ASHA is focused on promoting and educating.

Annual Meeting

Make life long friends during the annual meeting of members and education day, make plans to Join Us!

Digital Horse Registry

Register, transfer, & lease online, manage your herd health, upload photos & video, virtual breeding feature, & marketplace

USDF Participant

All Breed Award open to USDF members competing with Shires or Shire Sporthorses.

Office Hours

A world class team of draft horse professionals available Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30pm EST

You Tube videos

Subscribe and learn – the latest Digital Horse features

Shire Facebook

World-wide following, get your Shire fix and connect with Shires on every continent. We “like” to see your Shire & Shire Sport Horse!

Periodic Emails

Current information between Newsletters

Shire Hall of Fame

Recognizing Champion horses from the past half century.

Breeder Prefix

Protect your herd and heritage with a personalized prefix – one time fee $50

Blurb by our President.

Welcome to the wonderful world of Shires!  Follow us for all things Shire.

Wayne Wareing, ASHA President