4-H Horse and Pony Project

Important Project Forms

Upcoming Horse & Pony Project Horse Shows

Fun Fact – Horses produce approximately 10 gallons of saliva (spit) each day.

Horse Project Contacts
Julie Aldrich -Sunnyside 4-H 262-210-6692
Johnia Burgan -Kan-Do 4-H 262-770-9750
Kelly Chapeta -All4One 4-H 262-945-9617
Marge Cook -Tucker 4-H 262-835-2520
Sarah Cook -Tucker 4-H 262-880-1352
Katie Hagemann -Burlington FFA 262-763-0200
Debbie Hahn -Kan-Do 4-H 262-637-3603
Sam Johnson -All4One 4-H 414-232-2679
Anna Kirchenberg -Tucker 4-H 262-637-5441
Rebecca Knapp -Raymond 4-H 262-470-2442
Louise Paul -Rising Stars 4-H 262-878-0384
Gail Runkel -Burlington Back 40 4-H 262-537-4389
Nicole Schemehorn -Sunnyside 4-H 414-305-5192
Judy Schuster -Yorkville  262-498-3815
Tammy Shabty -Burlington Back 40 4-H 262-744-1774
Janay Siemers -Burlington Back 40 4-H 262-514-2603
Janet Soens -Cloverview 4-H 262-534-2028
Ken Soens -Cloverview 4-H 262-534-2028
Tonia Vieau-Johnson -All4One 4-H 262-635-9977
Marcia Werner -Tucker 4-H 262-681-9318

Project Goals

The 4-H horse program allows youth to develop horsemanship skills. You will also learn skills through educational activities such as horse judging, horse bowls, hippology, speech and demonstration contests. You don’t have to own a horse to be involved. 

Key Terms/Project Areas

  • Colt – A young male horse, 4 years old or younger
  • Filly – A young female horse, 4 years old or younger
  • Foal – A newborn or very young horse, male or female
  • Gelding – A male horse that has been castrated, or gelded
  • Mare – A mature female horse
  • Stallion – A male horse that has not been castrated
  • Dam – The term give to a female horse when she becomes a mother
  • Sire – The term given to a stallion when he becomes a father

County Activities

Horse/Horseless Horse Project Workshops and Clinics: Workshops are held at Raymond Town Hall and clinics are held at Racine County Fair Grounds unless otherwise noted

Resource Leaders

Jerry Holbert- Superintendent

Jenna Reavis- Superintendent

Interesting Links

 4-H Horse Association Handbook

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