Huntington County 4-H Horse and pony judging callout meeting is Feb. 27

A callout meeting for 4-H youth interested in participating in the Hunting- ton County 4-H Horse and Pony judging team will be held on Saturday, Feb. 27, starting at 2 p.m.

The meeting will be held at the home of Scott and Kristin Husband. For directions to their home, contact the Purdue Extension - Huntington County office or the Husbands at 672-8225.

The 4-H Horse and Pony Judging members will gain knowledge to evaluate the athletic ability and soundness of a horse, to differentiate differences among breeds and riding styles, as well as become a better horseperson.

Youth will also learn skills in communication, decision-making, organization and self-confidence and also meet new people and friends involved in the horse industry. Team members will also participate in judging competitions in the area.

For more information, contact the Purdue Extension - Huntington County office at 358-4826, located in the County Courthouse Annex Building, 354 N. Jefferson St., Suite 202.

You can also contact Linda Aldridge, extension educator 4-H Youth, at laldridg@purdue.edu.