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Horse Project

Welcome to the Kern County 4-H Horse Project!  This page has lots of resources to assist you in your 4-H Horse Project.   Scroll down to find all needed forms and registration for the project, including the study guide for the Horse Meal Test.

If you are new to the Horse Project, or interested in joining you may contact any of the following Horse Committee Members:


Melanie Burkhart 661-747-5810

Vice Chairman

Sylvia Chavez 661-549-8811


Lacie Harris 661-477-6569


Harold Bulford 661-619-2444

Awards Chair

Mycah Wilkerson 661-834-1984


Sponsorship Opportunities...

There are a several different ways that you can help with the Kern County 4-H Horse Shows.  One of the ways is to be a sponsor!  There are two ways to sponsor: general sponsorship, or to sponsor specific year end award categories.  For more information on sponsorship of the Kern County 4-H Horse Shows, call Sue McKinney at 661-868-6235, or send her an email at lsmckinney@ucanr.edu.

Forms & Resources...

Registration – This will register your horse with your project, and allow it to be shown at all Kern County 4-H Horse Project Shows:


In addition to the forms filled out in your registration, additional copies of the following forms are required to be on hand at every show:


Reference Material for Shows:

Additional Resources: