Member Benefits

Welcome to the American Equestrian Trade Association – the leading association of the equestrian industry. AETA has six types of membership: Retailer, Manufacturer, Sales Rep/Agent, Supplier, Industry Partners and Affiliates. Your AETA membership supports the equestrian trade community and promotes growth and collaboration in the industry. AETA welcomes new members.

All membership types benefit from the following:
  • Searchable Member Directory
  • Educational Center
  • Networking on Facebook
  • Educational Webinars


Retailer Member Benefits


Companies who sell equestrian related products to consumers.

Click here for the online Retailer Member Application. Click here for a PDF of the Application.

Pricing is as follows:

  • Small (under $500,000 gross income): $125
  • Medium ($500,000-1 million gross income): $175
  • Large (over $1 million gross income): $225

Retailer Members who attend the AETA International Trade Show in January and August have an opportunity to gain financial benefits that far exceed their investment in dues. Click here for the complete list of exclusive benefits.


Manufacturer Member Benefits


Companies that manufacture equestrian related products. 

Click here for the online Manufacturer Member Application. Click here for a PDF of the Application. 

Pricing is as follows:

  • Small (under $500,000 gross income): $250
  • Medium ($500,000-1 million gross income): $350
  • Large (over $1 million gross income): $450
AETA Manufacturer members that exhibit at the AETA International Trade Show gain profitable advantages over non-member exhibitors. Click here for the complete list of exclusive benefits.


Sales Rep/Agent Member Benefits


Individuals who independently sell equestrian 
related products.

Click here for the online Sales Rep/Agent Member Application. Click here for a PDF of the Application. Pricing is $50.

  • Golden Ticket  One free night at both the January and August AETA International Trade Show host hotel. Tickets will be included in Sales Rep/Agent’s trade show packet available for pick up at registration at each show.


Associate Member Benefits


Member Category Includes Industry Partners, Industry Suppliers and Affiliates

Industry Partner  Memberships for allied, industry associations and the media.
Click here for the online Industry Partner Member Application. Click here for a PDF of the Application. Pricing is $100.

Industry Supplier  Companies who sell products that retailers use in their sales and fulfillment operations or products that the equestrian trade community use to conduct business and/or manufacture their products.
Click here for the online Industry Supplier Member Application. Click here for a PDF of the Application. Pricing is $150.

Affiliate Memberships for the equestrian/riding community and interested other individuals.
Click here for the online Affiliate Member Application. Click here for a PDF of the Application. Pricing is $50.

  • Members receive access to the online community