Information for members with horse projects (including ponies and draft horses)
Find us easily at go.osu.edu/hancockhorse
2020 Horse Quality Assurance
Talk with your advisor regarding Horse Quality Assurance.
- How to be a good sport
- EquiStep Helmet Safety Video
- 10 Equine Behaviors
- Assessing Equine Health
2020 Hancock County 4-H Horse Guidelines - click here (Sample lease agreement included)
These guidelines are for 4-H youth and their families. This information is meant to help clarify and be used in conjunction with the Uniform Rules for 4-H Horse Shows as they pertain to Hancock County.
- Ohio 4-H Horse Program Protective Headgear Policy; Frequently asked questions about Ohio 4-H Horse Program's Protective Headgear Policy
- 2020 Horse ID Record for Hancock County, Permission to Participate in 4-H Horse Activities Disclosure and Release of Claims - MUST be signed by member and parent or guardian
- 2019 Horse ID Record Photo Sheet for Hancock County - MUST be completed for each horse
- 2019 Equine Lease Agreement (4-H Horse Leasing Guidelines are on page 9 of the 2018 Hancock County 4-H Horse Guidelines)
- PAS - Performance Against a Standard State Fair Horse Qualifier Show - due June 1 - Online entry click here - Paper copy click here - Show Bill click here - Patterns click here - PAS State Fair Qualifications
- PAS form for Exhibitors going to other counties to Qualify (2019)
- 2019 Ohio State Fair Junior Horse Show Schedule
- 2019 Hancock County 4-H Summer Show Series - July 6 & August 10 - Entry form
Appropriate signatures and forms must be submitted by June 1, 2020 to be eligible for awards at county and state fairs.
Equine Project Resources
Link to Ohio Horse Resource page where Ohio State Fair PAS Requirements and Patterns, Score Sheets, and Show Dates will be posted
2019 Equine Skillathon Study Guide - click here
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Denise Tebbe Memorial Scholarship
Applicants must have been a Hancock County 4-H member for a minimum of three years and completed dog or horse projects. They must be pursuing or planning to pursue a degree from an accredited two or more year post-secondary institution, and they must have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 in order to qualify for consideration. Application must include a current photo (for possible media use); completed application form; and one letter of recommendation from a responsible community member who is not related to the applicant. Applications are generally due March 15 of each year. All applicants were recognized during the Hancock County Fair.