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King County 4-H horse program is actively recruiting new members -
Check out our Club Page for club contacts and info!
Interested in starting a new club?
Contact our Extension Educator Nancy Baskett
Email: nbaskett@wsu.edu            Phone: (253) 224-2884

Current members - help us grow our program by posting recruiting documents at schools, barns, feed stores, and wherever horse people gather!

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News and Upcoming Events
       King County 4-H
Horse Program Meeting

  Next meeting:
          Thursday, April 17, 7pm
          Cedar River Middle School
          Maple Valley
Mark your calendars now for this "don't want to miss it" event!
King County 4-H Horse Program Camp-out
August 8-10, 2014
at Flying Horseshoe Ranch
in Cle Elum

Sign up now! 
Go to the Camp-out page for details!
Event organizer is Kim Odstrcil -  kodstrcil@gmail.com
Are you interested in dressage?
Here's a clinic opportunity for you too! 
Come clinic with King County 4-H alumna Kathryn Christensen at a clinic sponsored by Misty Morning Ranch.  This is not a 4-H event but special 4-H pricing is available. 
Riders through 3rd level welcome!

Saturday May 24 at Misty Morning Ranch
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Show 1 of 3
Saturday, April 19
Donida Farm

Special classes: Dressage, Western Dressage, Dressage Seat Equitation, and Advanced Riding

Class List and Show Info
Entry Form

Pre-entry required for Showmanship and Dressage tests

Show 2 of 3
Sunday, May 4
Donida Farm

Special classes: Reining, Jumping with four height divisions including Ground Poles and unjudged warm-ups

Class List
Show Info/Entry Form coming soon!

Pre-entry required for Showmanship

Show 3 of 3
Isabelle Moe Pre-fair Show
Saturday, June 28
Enumclaw Expo Center

Special classes: Jumping with three height divisions, Bridle Path Hack for saddleseat riders

Class List
Show Info/Entry form coming soon!

Pre-entry required for Showmanship

Fall City Flames Focus on Community Service

Below right, members of the Fall City Flames 4-H Horse Club deliver blankets they collected to the SAFE horse rescue in Woodinville.

They also collected 1.5 tons of hay, 10 bags of grain and $310 to help the equines affected by the Oso mud slide.  Below left, they deliver the goods to Pilchuck Veterinary hospital. 
April 19 Show Patterns
posted 4-13-14
Showmanship - Senior       Western Pattern Class - Senior
Showmanship - Intermediate                 Western Pattern Class - Intermediate
Showmanship - Junior                            Western Pattern Class - Junior
Showmanship - Novice                         
Showmanship - Green Horse                English Pattern Class - Senior
                                                              English Pattern Class - Intermediate
Advanced Riding Pattern                      English Pattern Class - Junior

All Medals classes (Bronze, Silver, Supreme) in Showmanship, Hunt Seat, Stock Seat, and Saddleseat disciplines will use Pattern 1

Trail patterns will use the obstacles shown here: 4-19 Trail Footprint.  Specific patterns for each class will be posted at the show.   added 4-15-14

Links to traditional and western dressage tests and test movements are available on Dressage-Over Fences-Driving page. 

King County 4-H Horse Program
2014 Performance Show Series