Hippology senior team places fifth at Iowa 4-H Equine Extravaganza
The Pocahontas County Boots and Spurs 4-H club competed at the Iowa Equine Extravaganza horse hippology contest on March 25 at Ellsworth Community College. Hippology is the study of horses. 4-H members are tested on their knowledge and understanding of equine science and husbandry in a competitive setting.
Phases of the contest include a written exam, identification of items shown on slides, ID stations and a team problem.