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Washington State University Extension

Horse

Welcome to the Horse page! Here you’ll find activities, curriculum, and resources specific to the Horse project.

Horse projects are available to our Junior, Intermediate, and Senior 4-Hers, with the exception of Horseless Horse, which is for all ages.

Projects available are:

  • Horse
  • Horseless Horse

Curriculum & Resources

WSU Curriculum & Resources

The following resources are available from WSU Extension Publications
Publications are FREE DOWNLOADS unless otherwise indicated.

 

 

 

PNW608 – The 4-H Dressage Manual

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNW575 – The 4-H Horse Judging Manual

 

 

 

 

 

 

EM4842E – Beginning Horsemanship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNW587 – The 4-H Horse Project Guide

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNW488 – Hunt Seat and Jumper Manual

 

 

 

 

 

 

EM4715E – Horses Are Fun: 4-H Horseless Horse Project

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNW229 – The 4-H Driving Manual

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNW614 – Pasture and Grazing Management in the Northwest

 

 

 

 

 

C1114E – Groom Squad Contest Rules

 

 

 

 

 

 

PNW574 – The PNW Horse Contest Guide

 

 

 

 

 

National 4-H Curriculum & Resources

Coming Soon!

Other Curriculum & Resources

Publications:

 

 

 

Illustrated Dictionary of Equine Terms (DET) 
Compiled by: New Horizons Education Center, Inc.
$24.95

 

 

 

 

Equine Science – Basic Knowledge for Horse People of All Ages (EqSci):
Author: Jean T. Griffiths
A Publication of the American Youth Horse Council
$29.99

 

 

 

 

 

How Many Horses Can Your Pasture Maintain?

Just for Fun: Equine Advertising Translation Guide

Horse Care & Safety

Safety Resources

Helping Horses Cope With and Recover From Poor Air Quality (The Horse Magazine)

Events

To view upcoming events, click here.