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Open Light Horse

lynda revak superintendent

lynda revak superintendent

(360) 366-5545

Department 53


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Horse Vet Check List

To place an on-line entry, click here:http://nwwafair.fairwire.com


OPEN CLASS EXHIBITORS

Entry Fees:

$12.00 per entry – Beef, Dairy and Horse (pay online).

No fee for any other classes.


Gate Admission:

1-2 animals entered = 1 complimentary Exhibitor Season Passes

3-4 animals entered = 2 complimentary Exhibitor Season Passes

5-7 animals entered = 3 complimentary Exhibitor Season Passes

8-10 animals entered = 4 complimentary Exhibitor Season Passes

11-15 animals entered = 5 complimentary Exhibitor Season Passes




4H & FFA EXHIBITORS

Entry Fees:

$ 5.00 per animal – Beef and Dairy (pay online).

$15.00 per animal – Horse (pay online).

No fee for any other classes.


Please Note:

4H & FFA Exhibitors entering 5 or more Dairy or Beef animals will need to email nwwfentries@gmail.com to request an appointment make their entry. This is required in order to bypass the calculation done online and only be charged for entering 4 animals ($20 for 4H Dairy / $20 for 4H Beef). We will respond to your email request within 24 hours and take your credit card payment (Visa / MasterCard) at that time.


Gate Admission:

Any quantity of Beef, Dairy and Horse entered = 1 complimentary Season Gate Admission Wristband

All other 4H & FFA exhibitors are entitled to purchase a Season Gate Admission Wristband for $15.00.

All 4H and FFA Youth Helpers are able to purchase a Season Gate Admission Wristband for $15.00.

Parents of 4H & FFA students are able to purchase a Season Exhibitor Pass at the discounted rate of $27.00.

Above purchases will be made at the fair office by the 4H Leader and/or FFA Advisor when they turn in their club lists. The above fair passes cannot be paid online at time of registration.

4H Leaders and FFA Advisors are requested to identify those members on their club list that have entered Dairy, Beef or Horse with an * beside the exhibitors name.


All entries for Open, 4H and FFA will be made using the same ShoWorks entry link.


All entries must be registered online.

If you don’t have access to a computer, the library is an option or the Fair Office has a computer available during business hours.


All entries requiring payment must pay online or at time of entry appointment if entering 5 or more 4H Dairy or 4H Beef.



Exhibits can be entered on-line by July 25th. Late entries will be charged a fee of $25.00 per head through July 31st. After July 31st late entries may not be accepted.

Show Calendar - Please contact Lynda Revak for more information.

*NEW for 2018* ENTRY FEES

Entry Fees:Open Class Exhibitors

$12.00/per animal – Beef, Dairy & Horses
$8.00/per animal – Llamas & Pigs
$5.00/per animal – Goats & Sheep
NO Entry Fee – Cats, Dogs, Poultry & Rabbit

Open Class Season Gate Admission Passes

1-2 animals entered – (1) Complimentary Season Gate Admission Pass
3-4 animals entered – (2) Complimentary Season Gate Admission Passes
5-7 animals entered – (3) Complimentary Season Gate Admission Passes
8-10 animals entered – (4) Complimentary Season Gate Admission Passes
11-15 animals entered – (5) Complimentary Season Gate Admission Passes
Note: Cats, Dogs, Poultry & Rabbits do not pay an entry fee and do not receive Complimentary Season Gate Admission Passes



Vet Checks will be on Sunday from 4-8 p.m. and Monday 7-9 a.m.

1. Only existing clubs will be invited to stall animals. The number of stalls, per club, will be allocated by the Superintendent. After the stalls have been assigned, passes will be available for purchase at the Fair office issued on the basis of one weekly pass per horse stalled at the fair.

2. There are NO haul-ins.

3. Any Exhibitor age 18 or younger is not allowed to show a stallion of any breed.

4. HELMET RULE: All open class exhibitors in performance classes age 18 and younger are REQUIRED TO WEAR A HELMET.

5. Entries can be placed on-line or in the fair office by July 25. If July 25 falls on a weekend entry forms will be accepted the following Monday without penalty. LATER ENTRIES WILL NEED TO PAY A FEE OF $25.00 PER HEAD THROUGH JULY 31. AFTER JULY 31 LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

6. Registered horses in classes must be registered in the name of the owner. All livestock eligible to compete in purebred classes must submit a copy of the certificate of registration.

7. Photo copy of the registration papers MUST be received or the exhibit will be put in the open horse class. Papers received after July 31st will be charged a $10.00 late fee per animal.

8. Buckskin horses need to be registered with the American Buckskin Registry (ABRA).

9. Basic Horse Show rules to be followed. Chaps optional.

10. Classes with fewer than three entries may be canceled or combined.

11. THIS IS IMPORTANT! BARN CLEAN-UP. Each exhibitor must have their stalls cleaned and a PERSON ON HAND TO ASSIST the truck driver to pick up the manure by 8:00 a.m. each day. No exceptions to this rule; otherwise, the exhibitor will have to use a wheelbarrow.

12. No cross entries of 4-H and FFA animals or exhibitors.

13. Decorations are to remain up until 9:00 p.m. Saturday night or the club and members will forfeit all premiums.

14. Saturday night after 9 p.m. each exhibitor must clean their own stall(s) to the floor. This includes removing ALL duct tape, etc. that you have used in your stall area.

15. Animals will be excused AFTER 9 p.m. Saturday, the last night of the fair.

16. Registered or grade animals may compete for Grand and Reserve Champion Rosettes.

17. If it is ascertained that any exhibitor, exhibitor's helpers, or any spectator shall attempt to interfere with the judge and/or superintendent in the performance of his duties, in any manner, or shall refuse to accept the awards made, he shall be disqualified from further competition and shall forfeit any premiums and ribbons already awarded.

18. All persons wishing stalls are required to enter at least two classes and participate in HERDSMANSHIP.

19. Fair vet MUST and WILL reject any animal with an infectious disease or ectoparasites. Ringworm, warts, pink eye, strangles, contagious exthyma, scabies, lice, mites, ticks, fleas, and all respiratory diseases will be decided by the attending veterinarian.

20. Superintendent has the right to accept or refuse any entry.

21. Each rider must do their own entries and have their own back tag number - these can NOT be shared. Premiums go the back tag number used.


DIVISION 53 - Light Horse Registration - All exhibitors in this department will need to enter in this division, if an exhibitor will be bringing 2 horses they will need to register both animals and pay the fee of $12 for each animal.

LIGHT HORSE AT HALTER - No cross entries between Class B - F

DIVISION A - SHOWMANSHIP

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Ages 13 and under
2. Ages 14 - 17
3. Ages 18 and over

DEPARTMENT B - WEANLINGS - ALL BREEDS BORN IN PRESENT YEAR

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Colts
2. Fillies
3. Geldings

DIVISION C - YEARLINGS - ALL BREEDS BORN IN PREVIOUS YEAR

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Colts
2. Fillies
3. Geldings

DIVISION D - APPALOOSA
DIVISION E - ARABS
DIVISION F - HALF ARABS
DIVISION G - BUCKSKIN
DIVISION H - PAINT/PINTO
DIVISION J - QUARTER HORSE
DIVISION K - OPEN HORSE HALTER

PREMIUMS:
25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Stallions – 2 and 3 years old
2. Stallions – Aged
3. Mares – 2 and 3 years old
4. Mares – Aged
5. Geldings – 2 and 3 years old
6. Geldings - Aged

1st place winners in D - J classes will compete for Grand and Reserve Grand Champion Stallion, Mare and Gelding

DIVISION L - DUNFACTOR - REGISTERED BUCKSKIN HORSES ONLY

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Dunfactor

DIVISION M - IN HAND OBSTACLE RELAY ( 4 EXHIBITORS PER TEAM)

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00 (split between exhibitors)
PER EXHIBITOR: 6.25 5.00 3.75 3.75 2.50 1.25
CLASS NUMBER
1. In hand obstacle relay

PONY SHOW AT HALTER

DIVISION N - SHETLAND REGISTERED 46" AND UNDER
DIVISION P - OPEN PONIES - 46" AND UNDER
DIVISION Q - OPEN PONIES - 46" TO 58"
DIVISION R - MINIATURE HORSES

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Weanling Colts
2. Yearling Colts
3. Stallions, 2 and over
4. Weanling
5. Yearling Fillies
6. Mares, 2 and over
7. Weanling Geldings
8.Yearling Geldings
9. Geldings, 2 and over

1st place winners in each of the above classes will compete for Grand and Reserve Champion Stallion, Gelding and Mare

DIVISION S - HORSE AND PONY DRIVING

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Reinmanship, 18 years old and over, single animal, all heights, 2 or 4 wheel vehicle
2. Reinmanship, 17 years old and under, single animal, all heights, 2 or 4 wheel vehicle
3. Pleasure Driving, single pony, 46" and under
4. Pleasure Driving, single pony, 46" to 58"
5. Pleasure Driving, single horse, 58" and over (14.2 hands)
6. Pleasure Driving, pairs, 46" and under
7. Pleasure Driving, pairs, 46" to 58"
8. Pleasure Driving, pairs, 58" and over (14.2 hands)
9. Obstacle

PERFORMANCE

DIVISION T - STOCK SEAT EQUITATION

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Age of Rider, 13 years old and under
2. Age of Rider, 14-17 years old
3. Age of Rider, 18-29 years old
4. Age of Rider, 30 years old and over

DIVISION U - WESTERN PLEASURE - NO CROSS ENTRY IN ANY OF THE CLASSES

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Novice Horse, 5 years and under. May be ridden with a snaffle and two hands.
2. Western Pleasure, 13 years old and under
3. Western Pleasure, 14-17 years old
4. Western Pleasure, 18-29 years old
5. Western Pleasure, 30 years old and over

DIVISION V - REINING, RAIL, WORKING PAIRS, TRAIL

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Open Reining, 13 years old and under
2. Open Reining, 14-17 years old
3. Open Reining, 18 years old and over
4. Reining (Novice Horse)14-17 years old
5. Reining (Novice Horse) 18 years and over
6. Discipline Rail
7. Working Pairs (Premiums are split between riders)
8. Trail-English/Western 13 years old and under
9. Trail-English/Western 14 - 17 years old
10. Trail-English/Western 18 years old and older

DIVISION W - ENGLISH PLEASURE

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. English Pleasure, 13 years old and under
2. English Pleasure, 14-17 years old
3. English Pleasure, 18 years old and over
4. Hunted Hack over Fences

DIVISION X - HUNT SEAT EQUITATION - No cross entries with class 1, 2 or 3

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Hunt Seat Equitation, 13 years old and under
2. Hunt Seat Equitation, 14-17 years old
3. Hunt Seat Equitation, 18 years old and over

DIVISION Y - COSTUME

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Costume, 13 years old and under
2. Costume, 14 - 17 years old
3. Costume, 18 years old and over
4. Native Arab Costume

DIVISION Z - GYMKHANA EVENTS

PREMIUMS: 25.00 20.00 15.00 15.00 10.00 5.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Pole Bending, open
2. Barrel Racing, open

HERDSMANSHIP

Educational features and decorations . . . .

35 points

Cleanliness of stall and aisle . . . . . . . . . .

25 points

Care and condition of horses and pony’s. .

15 points

Personal appearance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

10 points

Appearance of equipment . . . . . . . . . . . . .

10 points

Attitude of exhibitor and attendants . . . . . .

5 points

DIVISION ZZ - GROUP (MUST HAVE A MINIMUM OF 5 HORSES IN A GROUP)

PREMIUMS: 40.00 30.00 25.00 20.00 15.00 10.00
CLASS NUMBER
1. Group Herdsmanship

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