Horses

DIRECTOR IN CHARGE: Sharon Stephens (705-377-6619, sharstep@hotmail.com)

RULES AND REGULATIONS:
1. ALL EXHIBITORS MUST BE ABLE TO HANDLE THEIR HORSE! If not, they will be asked to leave the ring.
2. All horses may be required to have a veterinarian’s certificate. Please contact the President or Secretary/Treasurer prior to the fair.
3. PLEASE – NO STALLIONS allowed on the fairgrounds or in the parade.
4. Brood mares must have their own foals at their side.
5. No prize will be awarded if the Judge does not consider the animal to be worthy of a prize.
6. All horses must remain in the horse ring or in the section reserved for them after the parade. They are not allowed to be ridden through the crowd.
7. No horse shall be ridden faster than a walk unless in the show ring.
8. Ponies to be under 14 hands.
9. All riders should wear a helmet.

Prize Money for All Sections: 1st $17.00, 2nd $12.00, 3rd $8.00

HORSE AND WAGON
1. Team to Wagon – Heavy
2. Team to Wagon – Light
3. Single Horse or Pony to Carriage

Note: Horses exhibited in sections 1-3 can also be shown under saddle or at halter in the appropriate section below.

UNDER SADDLE
4. Saddle Horse (Rider 15 and over)
5. Saddle Horse (Rider 14 and under)
6. Saddle Pony

HEAVY HORSE AT HALTER (Judged for conformation.)
7. Brood Mare with Foal at Side
8. Foal Accompanied by Mare
9. 1 or 2 Year Old Gelding or Filly
10. Mare or Gelding 3 Years and Over (not shown in Section 1)

LIGHT HORSE AT HALTER (Judged for conformation. Every effort should be made to brush out saddle marks.)
11. Brood Mare with Foal at Side
12. Foal Accompanied by Mare
13. 1 or 2 Year Old Gelding or Filly
14. Mare or Gelding 3 Years and Over (not shown in Section 1)

ALL OTHER ENTRIES AT HALTER (Judged for conformation. Every effort should be made to brush out saddle marks.)
15. Brood Mare with Foal at Side
16. Foal Accompanied by Mare
17. 1 or 2 Year Old Gelding or Filly
18. Mare or Gelding 3 Years and Over (not shown in Section 1)
19. Shetland Pony

SHOWMANSHIP AT HALTER
20. Heavy Horse (Handler 14 and Under)
21. Heavy Horse (Handler 15 and Over)
22. Light Horse (Handler 14 and Under)
23. Light Horse (Handler 15 and Over)
24. All Other Entries (Handler 14 and Under)
25. All Other Entries (Handler 15 and Over)

Best Horse or Pony on the Grounds at Halter – One Prize of $25.00
Judging based on conformation, horse or pony’s behaviour and handler’s showmanship. The horse or pony must have won a first place in one of the previous sections.