Safety and Attire

Safety is of the utmost importance and a 4-H member can be removed from any activity if he/she does not follow basic safety practices.

All 4-H members are required to wear approved riding helmet when mounted on animal during any 4-H function

Any event, class, or clinic that has more than 18 riders in the arena at one time may be “split” to maintain a safe environment.

Boots must be worn while handling/riding an animal.

Any animal exhibiting a tendency to strike will be required to wear a red ribbon on or around the tail.

Members will be required to show with approved long sleeve western/english attire when showing under a judge, unless otherwise stated at time of showing.

It is recommended that all members wear long pants while working with an animal and required for all members while riding.