Ottawa County Horse 4-H 

 

About Us

We are a group of volunteers made up of 4-H leaders and parents with a common interest of helping youth.


Purpose of Website

The purpose of this website is to keep everyone involved in Ottawa County's Horse 4-H program informed of horse 4-H events going on in the county.



 

What's New for 2018...

2018 Dressage (2015 Patterns):

Berlin: Training Level Test 1

Holland: Training Level Test 2

Hudsonville: Training Level Test 3


Reining & English/Western Riding:

Berlin: 4-H Reining Pattern #1

Holland: English/Western Riding

Hudsonville: 4-H Reining Pattern #2


Judges:

Berlin: 

     

Holland: 

     

Hudsonville: 


     


 

Ottawa County & State Wide 4-H Events...

Dates To Remember:


November 1 - Enrollment Forms Due

  

February 2-3  - 4-H Horse Judging Workshop,

     MQHA/4-H Clinic Weekend & MQHA Tack Sale

                   all at MSU

   

February 23-25 - Teen & Adult Horse Leaders' Workshop                                at Kettunen Center


 February - 4-H Winter Clinic in the main conference room


March 3 - Allendale Tack Sale


March 25 - Judging Contest at MSU


April 13  - Nora Agnew Memorial Hairy Horse Show/Clinic                       at MSU


April - Spring Update meeting in the Board Room


April 7 - 4-H Hippology, Horse Bowl and Communication                      Contest at MSU


April - 4-H Spring Clinic


May 1 - Horse ID Cards Due & State Show Application Due

  

June 2  - Leaders Show at Berlin Fairgrounds

 

June 21-23  - Exploration Days at MSU  

                                
June 15  - Berlin Fair 4-H Horse Show

 

June 15-17  - State Trail Ride at D Bar D Ranch


July 25 - Ottawa County Fair 4-H Horse Show


August 17-19 - 4-H State Horse Show


August 22 - Hudsonville Fair 4-H Horse Show

 

Documents...    (For Documents not found on this page please click HERE.)

Ottawa County Rule Book.pdf Ottawa County Rule Book.pdf
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Notebook Requirements.pdf Notebook Requirements.pdf
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Horse ID Cards.pdf Horse ID Cards.pdf
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Please print ID Cards on Card Stock if available.

Fund Raiser Application.pdf Fund Raiser Application.pdf
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Reining Pattern 1.pdf Reining Pattern 1.pdf
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Reining Pattern 2.pdf Reining Pattern 2.pdf
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Berlin Equine Activity Waiver.pdf Berlin Equine Activity Waiver.pdf
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Medical_Media_Release.pdf Medical_Media_Release.pdf
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Training Level Test 1.pdf Training Level Test 1.pdf
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Training Level Test 2.pdf Training Level Test 2.pdf
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Training Level Test 3.pdf Training Level Test 3.pdf
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English Western Riding.pdf English Western Riding.pdf
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Testimonials

"I like 4-H'ers because they are dedicated to excellence; they want to do things better... Next thing I like about them is their examples to other young people. they lead us to greater dedication to our country. They are, by their work, indeed, making this country a better one... As long as we have young people of these characteristics, devoted with their hearts and their heads and their hands and their health to doing these things, America cannot be anything but successful." President Dwight D. Eisenhower, at the 1959 dedication of the National 4-H Center.



"You know, if every kid in the inner cities in this country belonged to 4-H, we wouldn't have much of a crime problem..." - President Bill Clinton at Montana State University, May 31, 1995.


 The 4-H Pledge 

I pledge 
My Head to clearer thinking, 
My Heart to greater loyalty, 
My Hands to larger service, 
And my Health to better living, 
For my Club, 
My Community, 
My County
 And my World.

 The 4-H Motto

"To Make The Best Better."

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