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WIN Welcomes Tourists



Lewisburg, TN – The portrait of the current World Grand Champion Tennessee Walking Horse has been placed at the Tennessee Welcome Center on I-40 at Hartford, Tennessee. The portrait of Watch It Now (WIN) hangs in a prominent position at the center and is one of the first things travelers see as they enter the building. TWHBEA member Chris Proffitt was persistent in coordinating the effort to garner this valuable publicity for our breed. TWHBEA was happy to provide the framed World Grand Champion portrait and to arrange its transportation to East Tennessee.

The Tennessee Walking Horse Breeders' and Exhibitors' Association (TWHBEA), headquartered in Lewisburg, Tennessee, is the oldest and most prestigious organization devoted to the promotion and protection of the breed. Founded in 1935, the breed registry was established to record the pedigrees of the Tennessee Walking Horse. Its goal is to maintain the purity of the breed, to promote greater awareness of the Tennessee Walking Horse and its qualities, to encourage expansion of the breed and to help assure its general welfare.

 

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