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Horse Project

 
 

 

Olmsted County 4-H Horse Project

Join the Olmsted County 4-H Horse Project Meetings held every 4th Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Stewartville American Legion (meeting room is in the back).  

To view the contact list (Horse Project Development Committee Advisors and Committee Chair List), agendas and minutes, click bar on left entitled Contacts/Minutes/Agendas under Horse Project. 

Horse Identification Process - Online ID's for 2014

Please read the Horse ID Letter FIRST.  It contain important information about the shift from paper affidavits to online animal identification. 

Horse ID Letter (208 kb)

4HOnline - How to Enter ID Data Instructions (619 kb)

4HOnline - Reviewing/Printing ID data (528 kb)

4-H Horse ID Form (366 kb)

4-H Lease Form (106 kb)

4-H Animal Science Show Requirements (125 kb)

Horse Rule Book (1203 kb)

Upcoming Events

8th Annual Olmsted County 4-H Horse Tack and Clothing Swap(141 kb)

HPDC Handbook  (514 KB)

5th H Newsletter (186 kb)

4-H Horse Project Member Status

The information contained in it will help the 4H Horse project members understand if they are restricted for the fair. There are no 4H member names within the spreadsheet. The users must know their 4H Member ID.

Instructions (152 kb)

Horse and Rider Information (41 kb)

Safety Check Short Shots:  Olmsted County 4-Hers Show You How to Succeed!

To help members get ready for their Safety Checks, tune into these videos on You Tube. As always, watch with a parent as you work on the internet. You can also go to YouTube and type in OlmstedHPDC, and you will get all 19 videos listed.  You can also watch only the ones you need by clicking on the links below.

1.       Tying your Horse Safely - http://youtu.be/Ytlz4qVaXEU

2.       How to Tie a Safety Knot - http://youtu.be/WMBWy9eiCjM

3.       Leading your Horse - http://youtu.be/ma0U8hLDyu8

4.       English Bridle Fit - http://youtu.be/HZhxCYElJgA

5.       English Showmanship - http://youtu.be/jogBRgC4oVc

6.       English Tack - http://youtu.be/CuvIOjYf8_0

7.       English Attire - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcep6M7K5yQ

8.       Chain Under Nose for Showmanship - http://youtu.be/eNEGYa3Tpwc

9.       Chain Over Nose for Showmanship - http://youtu.be/W3ce0z5a9E0

10.   Haltering - http://youtu.be/HZTKp8EEXF4

11.   Halter Fit - http://youtu.be/5EEFQGMlLOw

12.   Grooming - http://youtu.be/q9m7mxPwNZM

13.   Feet - http://youtu.be/w4AnT5epLJ8

14.   Western Riding Attire – http://youtu.be/PTXnMmU6eTQ

15.   Western Tack – http://youtu.be/xPU3B4AeXJQ

16.   Western Riding – http://youtu.be/yxgRE64FxoQ

17.   Showmanship Attire – http://youtu.be/D3cgkyzR47Q

18.   Gaming/Control - http://youtu.be/xlfL7NusyqI

19.   Gaming Tack - http://youtu.be/OnMSI7uueDk

 

Resources 

University of MN Extension Horse Website

MN Horse Expo 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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