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Delaware 4-H Horse Bowl- March 11, 2017

The Delaware 4-H Horse Bowl will be held on March 11, 2017, at Lake Forest North Elementary School.  The entry form and guidelines for the 2017 contest are available on the State 4-H Animal Science page.

Divisions are available for ages (as of January of the current year):

  • 8-10 (Beginner)
  • 11-13 (Junior)
  • 14-19 (Senior)

Questions may come from:

  • 4-H Horse Manuals:  “Giddy Up and Go”, “Head, Heart and Hooves”, “Stable Relationships”,  “Riding the Range,” “Jumping to New Heights,” “Horse Project Helper’s Guide.,”and 4-H Horse curriculum corrections found on-line at www.n4hccs.org.
  • In addition to the 4-H Horse Project manuals:
    Age 8-10: Your Pony, Your Horse, by Cherry Hill
    Age 11-13: Your Horse, a step-by-step guide to horse ownership, by Judy Chapple (and age 8-10 material)
    Horses and Horsemanship – by Ray Antoniewicz, National 4-H Council- NEW!!
    Age 14 and older: Storey’s Horse-Lover’s Encyclopedia, edited by Deborah Burns (and age 8-10 and 11-13 material).
    Horse Science- by Ray Antoniewicz, National 4-H Council- NEW!!

Teams must be preregistered in order to compete in the 4-H Horse Bowl. Day of contest entries will not be accepted. If you have registered for the Horse Bowl, you will receive written confirmation in return.

The entry deadline is February 10, 2017 to the State 4-H Office.  For complete rules and an entry form, please visit the State 4-H Animal Science web page:

https://cdn.extension.udel.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/29153235/2017-HORSE-BOWL-CONTEST3.pdf