Horse, Livestock, & Rodeo

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4-H Member at Horse School

Horse Project Information

Original Horse Certificates with required signatures are due from 4-H members enrolled in any of the 4-H Horse Projects by May 1st each year.

Horse Certificates are required to compete in any 4-H Horse Shows. The original, signed certificate will be returned to the 4-H member by approximately May 15th.

  • NM 4-H Horse School
    The New Mexico 4-H Horse School provides New Mexico youth, parents, and adult leaders with useful information and skill development related to horses and horsemanship.

Livestock Projects Information

Equipment & Scales
We have several sets of clippers, stands, blowers, etc., available for 4-H'ers to check out and use at their convenience. For more information on using the equipment with your project animals, call the Extension Office at 505-565-3002, at least 48-hours prior to needing the equipment.

4-H Livestock Scales
The Extension Office has a set of Livestock Scales for 4-H use. Four-H'ers wishing to have their livestock project animals weighed need to call the Extension Office to schedule.

Valencia County 4-H Livestock Exhibition Options

4-H Rodeo Information

Four-H’ers must be enrolled in a Rodeo Project in order to compete in 4-H Rodeos. Rodeo First-Aid Training is required before Rodeo Cards are issued.