Q. White markings covering the area from the coronet band to the area below the fetlock would be called what? Pastern Evans pg 83 , HIH 140-2 310/1 A.
S. 4 C4 Q. What type of leg interference can brushing and striking be classified as? Supporting Evans pg 179 600/2 A.
S. 1 2007 State 4-H Horse Bowl – Senior Division Round One 5 C1 Q.
Osselets is the term for an inflammation of the periosteum on the anterior surface of what joint? Fetlock Evans pg 161, Lewis pg 398 810/2 A.
S. 6 C2 Q. The sole of the hoof is flatter on which pair of feet – front or rear? Front YLM – 321-2 410/2 — What term is used to describe a horse that can both pace and trot with good speed? Double-gaited DET pg 84 1040/4 A.
S. Toss Up – Bonus Attached 20.
S. (Two part) What are the two primary purposes of the epididymis? Storage and maturation of the sperm HIH 920-4, IDET 97 480/3 5 2007 State 4-H Horse Bowl – Senior Division Round Eight Bonus 21.
Q. (Bonus question) List four things a farrier should observe before removing and replacing the shoes on your horse. 1.
Observe your horse in motion – evaluate for lameness or interference 2.
Observe the conformation of your horse and note any conformation problems 3.
Observe the foot axis of each foot to determine geometric balance 4.
Note any deformities or abnormalities of the foot. 5.
Clean the hoof and note the position of the wear on the shoes 6.
Note the type or style of the shoe on your horse and whether it is appropriate 7.
Talk with the owner about the horse’s use and any gait problems. 8.
Discuss with the owner shoe preference and cost.
YLM 321-1 900/4 A. S. Resume Open Questions 22.
When fencing horses, what is the most effective way to use an electric fence? In conjunction with another fence using the electric fence at the top of the fence to keep the horses off of the other fence.
Evans pg 766 920/4 A. S. 23. Q.
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