Horse and Pony

Learn about all things horses and ponies, even if you do not have a horse! Training, nutrition, housing, and health care through club activities and workshops. Exhibit your knowledge at the state fair! You also have the opportunity to develop responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communication skills.

horse and pony project INFOrmation

Quick Links


Marion County 4-H Home


How can you showcase what you learned?

Horse and pony activities in Marion County are coordinated through the Indy Riders Horse & Pony 4-H Club. There is not currently a horse and pony show at the Marion County Showcase, but the club hosts opportunities for youth, including a summer event!

Note: Cloverbud and Classic 4-H members can submit a poster about horses and ponies as part of the Animal Posters project.

What are the guidelines for showcasing/ exhibiting your project at the fair?
exhibit guidelines:

Classic 4-H members: All livestock are eligible to show at the Indiana State Fair regardless of county-level involvement. Contact your club leader or the Marion County 4-H team for help.

How can you learn more about this project? (e.g., manuals, workshops)

 Contact Elizabeth Landis, Indy Riders Horse & Pony 4-H Club Leader to join:

Check out the following 4-H manuals and publications to learn more:

 Visit the Indiana 4-H’s Horse webpage for more resources, including links to their social media pages to stay up-to-date.