Paint Horse Journal

Paint Horse Journal
2800 Meacham Blvd
Fort Worth TX 76137


Editor: Jessica Hein, Editor
Email address:

About The Publication:

“Produced by the American Paint Horse Association, the Paint Horse Journal celebrates the versatility and uniqueness of the American Paint Horse and the people who love them.” 30% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 10K. Monthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms two months after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. No reprints. Responds within one week. Sample copy available online. Subscription $30; $45 CDN; $75 other. Pays $100-$500 for 1500 words.

Current Needs:

“Profiles on APHA members or registered American Paint Horses, instructional, health and Youth-focused articles relating to the American Paint Horse breed. Query via email, including detailed story idea and potential sources; please send 3 writing and photography samples of previously published work.”

Pays $100-$500 for 1500 words.


“Accompanying photos preferred when applicable.” Payment “included in flat fee; $15-25 per inside image if purchased separately; $250-350 for cover image.”


“Please make sure your queries are related to the American Paint Horse. All horses featured in the article or photographs must be registered with APHAóno exceptions. Must be able to provide horse’s registered name. Always looking for unique articles that are Paint Horse-specific or directly related to the breed.”

Welcomes New Writers: Yes