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June Mini-Series at Northville Downs (MOB)

The MHHA Board of Directors, in conjunction with Northville Downs would like to announce the June Mini-Series at Northville Downs for Michigan Owned and Bred (MOB) horses. Click the link below to find out more!  2022 June ND Mini Series Conditions[5.25.22]

Passing of Fremont “Monty” Kenneth Grimes Jr

Fremont “Monty” Kenneth Grimes Jr., age 77, passed away on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at MyMichigan Medical Center in Midland, MI. He was born on February 5, 1945 in Eaton Rapids, MI to Fremont and Eunice (Kimball) Grimes Sr. Monty Read More …

Updated Gate Training Opportunities

The MHHA continues to partner with county fairs across the state to offer gate training opportunities for young horses ahead of the summer program. The following gate training dates are available. We encourage you to contact those fair directly for Read More …

Reminder: Colt Stakes Sustaining Payments

If you nominated a horse to the Colt Stakes program- either Mixed Company or Sired Only- and missed the April 15 sustaining payment deadline, you still have time to sustain the horse. Late Supplemental Sustaining Payments can be made through Read More …

May Board Meeting

Members, please be advised that due to live racing at Northville Downs on Thursday May 19th the MHHA May board meeting is being moved to Thursday May 26th at 4pm at Midwest Strategy Group in Lansing. Members interested in joining Read More …

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