Horse and Pony is an exciting 4-H project area because you can participate in whether you own a horse or not! Discover all the aspects about raising and riding horses.
- Appreciate riding as recreation
- Learn horsemanship skills and understand breeding, training, and raising of horses as a business
- Acquire skills in horse management by owning and being responsible for an animal
The word "hippology" means "study of the horse" - so it's a very broad content area. Hippology is PRACTICAL knowledge for the most part. Horse Bowl questions, 4H horse books, other horse books, etc. are very helpful
The Equine Education Network is designed to help you with the task of finding the "right" college and equine program for you.
Equine programs, degrees, and options are as unique and diverse as breeds of horses. The Equine Education Network puts this information at your fingertips by providing direct links to the equine programs that are offered by colleges and universities across the country.