Youth must be 8 years or older by September 1st of the current 4-H year to participate in large animal projects, which includes horse. Members need to carefully read the Florida 4-H State Rule Book. Each member is responsible to know the rules for the classes. Please read through your
- Helmet must have a certification label still in helmet, SEI/ASTM, sticker.
- Bits: No twisted wire, check rule book for additional restrictions.
Horse Project Books
Project Summary -- For back of books
Report Form -- For front of books
Please refer to our 4H Main Page for the current FYI for all 4H program dates.
Horse Show Sponsor Book
Reference letter to solicit ads for the horse sponsor book. See AD sponsor book for: Rotary Show & Qualifier Shows
Rotary Show - Check back for November's paperwork. All participants, parents, leaders, volunteers, trainers, etc. are expected to have read and understand the Florida 4-H Area and State Horse Shows Official rule Book 2012. All riders are required to submit an agreement form that they have received the book prior to the Qualifier Show, so make sure you return your form early.
Qualifier Show - March 23, 2013: Registration forms.
Area D Show - Your "FL Horse Project Book" has to be completed & turned (see present year calendar for date), in order to go to district. You must earn certain number of points to qualify for the State Show.
State Horse Show - Florida Fair Grounds You must earn certain number of points to qualify for Regional.
Instruction will place emphasis on horsemanship and equitation during morning and evening riding sessions. Additional sessions are planned for lecture/demonstration as well as recreation and crafts.
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Important HORSE Forms
- Registration Form
- Project Information
- Why a new Lease
- Horse/Pony Lease
- Addendum 2-3
- Policy & Procedures
The Horse Advancement Program is available to all youth enrolled in the Horse Program. To be in this program there are 4 levels which you must complete. These books are designed for you to do in your own time period& are not turned in for county judging. After completing each level you receive a certificate.
At the end of the 4th level you receive state recognition
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- Green Swamp Wranglers
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- Tavares Church
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- Tavares Middle School
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