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Stable Management Challenge

Optional Classes


Friday, August 9, 2024 at time and location tbd

The two top scorers in the Written Test in the 12-15 and 16-25 age groups will be invited to participate in a practical Stable Management test.  A list of riders qualifying for this competition will be posted outside of the Show Office on Friday morning.

The Stable Management Challenge usually consists of a list of scenarios and skills. Each competitor in the Challenge will be asked to answer questions about a particular topic, identify items in a practical situation or demonstrate skills chosen at random.

The list below is from previous years and is subject to change.

Wound Identification and Wound Care

Handling the Heat

Run in Shed Safety and "Checkups"

Giving Medication - best practices for pastes, pills and liquids

What's Your Warm-up Plan (3 scenarios)?

Putting on Bandages

Recognizing Good Quality Feed

Fitting a Saddle