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Project Horse & Pony

February 1, 2021

4-H Horse & Pony Project

The 4-H Horse & Pony Project provides youth a fun and hands-on learning experience that develops life skills, as well as teaches valuable information about properly caring for their animal. Subjects such as general management, training, nutrition, housing, and health care are presented in the curricular materials, through workshops and activities such as horse bowl, Hippology and judging, and in preparation of an exhibit. Youth also have the opportunity to develop responsibility, decision-making

Check the 4-H Handbook for complete exhibit details.


Horse Identification instructions - these will help you make sure your animal(s) are completely enrolled by the May 15 deadline.

4H Online - Animal Enrollment Site

Indiana 4-H Horse Page

Sample Animal Lease Agreement: All leased animals must have a lease agreement turned in to the Extension Office by May 15.

Indiana 4-H Animal Youtube

Indiana Board of Animal Health Website

2021 Completion for Horse & Pony Exhibition (Vaccination Form)

Purdue Horse Extension

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