Welcome to the California Western Dressage Association®

California’s Official State Affiliate of the Western Dressage Association® of America


CAWDA.org is your “go to” website for…

  • Western Dressage Education including clinics, books, and special events such as the WDAA Train the Trainers™
  • Western Dressage Events covering every region of California
  • Educational & Training Materials provided by the WDAA and CAWDA
  • 2015 California Western Dressage Association High Point Awards Program
  • Trainers Network Page where you can find information on CAWDA member trainers to suit your needs
  • Current Western Dressage News & Updates
  • Connecting & Sharing ideas with other Western Dressage enthusiasts through our Facebook page

Click here to join the California Western Dressage Association!

Your support will help build the CAWDA and keep our programs going!

 For our latest e-News, click here!

In the May 2015 Issue:

The “Western” in Western Dressage presentation with Joyce Swanson and Karen-Homer Brown, WDAA

NEWS FLASH:  Check out the interview with Joyce Swanson here!

Western States Horse Expo

WDAA Rule Change Submission

CAWDA Writer at Large

Ride Times on Scoresheets

Western Dressage Education

High Point News

Trainers Network

Help Wanted