Hippology Contest

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    Hippology

     

    DATE:  Wednesday, May 4, 2016
    TIME:  7:00-9:00pm
    LOCATION:  Megan Rowley's Home

    REGISTER:  Contact Megan Rowley at 385-468-4831 if you're interested in competing.

     

    Participants may enter as an individual or in teams of 3 or 4 members.  

    Contestants share their knowledge and understanding of equine science and husbandry.  The contest is judged in four different phases.

       √   Examination Phase:  Written Exam, Projected slides (for identification), Anatomy

       √   Station Phase:  Identification of saddles, tack, blemishes, age, general health, measurements

       √   Judging Phase:  Placement of 2 halter or conformation classes and 2 performance classes

       √   Team Problems:  Discussion of a "problem" and oral presentation of a solution or series of suggested procedures            relative to the problem.

     

    Click here for the Hippology Guidelines.