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Are you interested in joining a King County 4-H Horse Club?  
Check out our Club page to find contact info for clubs in your area or with your interests!

The King County 4-H horse program is part of the King County 4-H Association which includes a variety of clubs in different program areas.  To find out  information about clubs in other projects or starting a new club, please contact our Extension Educator Nancy Baskett 
Email: nbaskett@wsu.edu            Phone: (253) 224-2884 

King County 4-H Association Newsletter
Published June 2015

News and Upcoming Events
  • Classic Riders judging flyer posted to the Education tab and here added 3-16-18
  • King County Fair Paperwork is posted to the County Fair tab added 3-17-18
  • 2018 updated rule books posted to the Publications tab added 3-7-18
  • Record Book check list link on the Publications/Record Book Resources link added 3-16-18
  • Links up for the Mounted Magic Novice show added 3-7-18
  • ALL Leaders Meeting Minutes posted to the Horse Comm Docs page added 3-16-18


All members need a number for every horse they are showing in 4-H.
Leaders will request all numbers at the beginning of the year.
New numbers can be assigned to any new horses and members at any time.
Horse Certificates must be turned in before a rider can show a horse.
Contact Sheilla Hagedorn at ravenscraige@yahoo.com for new numbers
Number assignments will be assigned in the following order:
Novice                      Junior                        Intermediates                        Seniors
1-99                        100-199                         200-399                             400-599

Novice riders must also have their age division following their number.
Example for a Senior Novice 14-S

  • Your number will be your responsibility to provide for yourself shows do not provide it.
  • If you print it out use Ariel font in size 300 bold
  • If you pin your number to your pad you must have one on each side of your horse

Please remember when asking for a number, the following information is necessary for you to get your number:

  • Riders full name, not just a first name
  • Horses name, registered(if they have one) and "barn" name (Barn name is their everyday name not the name of their barn)
  • Age division, are they a Junior, Intermediate or Senior
  • Are they a Novice rider?
Requests for numbers can not be met unless all of this info is given


to log in your volunteer hours!
It's very important for all enrolled volunteers to log in their volunteer hours by clicking on the link to the left and entering when you have volunteered. It helps for our Extension office to be able to show how hard our volunteers work to create and maintain such a great program. If you need help just ask :)    The password is: password!
COMMUNICATION: Be sure you are getting all the info when we send it out. Here are the forms of communication we use. We do everything we can to get information out to our members, however, you need to request to be added to each of them except the website. Don't miss out on important info! This is for active current members of King County Horse 4-H only.

Facebook: King County 4-H Horse
State Teams Facebook: King County 4-H Horse State Teams (only for those on a state team)
Group Email: kc4-hhorse@yahoogroups.com
Online: This website, book mark it: www.kc4-hhorse.com
Email: kc4hhorse@yahoo.com

King County Horse 4-H would like to present The Equus Festival! 
Find out more at the Equus Festival tab on the left. 
PASSED #1 State qual class prior to fair required 
PASSED #2 Dressage medals 63% and 3 points to earn
PASSED #3 No readers allowed for state qual and medals dressage
FAILED #4 Remove "required" double judge at fair
FAILED #5 Paperwork and $ in prior to medals for all events including fair and state to earn