Pony Level Three

Barn Skills    
  • Clean a stall
  • Know 2 types of parasites and de-wormers
  • Know basic wound care
  • Know the gestation length of a mare
  • Know how many teeth horses have
  • Know how to wrap a front leg for shipping or for wounds
  • Know 5 types of fences in show jumping
  • Know the differences in reining, dressage, show jumping, team penning, fox hunting, hunter pleasure, western pleasure, trail, and eventing
  • Know the parts of tack for another discipline
  • Know the heights of small, med and large ponies
  • Know the parts of the hoof
  • Know the signs of colic
  • Know 15 horse breeds
  • Know the arena letters
  • Know braiding and mane pulling techniques
  • Know basic vaccines
  • Know difference between founder and laminitis
  • Know how to tell if a horse is hot, and how to cool out
  • Know how to put together and fit a bridle
  • Know how much a horse drinks in a day
  • Show etiquette

    Riding    
  • Adjust stirrups on horse back
  • Around the worlds
  • Know diagonals and how to change them
  • Trot a raised pole
  • Canter a long side
  • Demonstrate a half halt
  • Halt from trot and canter
  • Trot in two point
  • Sitting trot with out stirrups
  • Extend and collect the trot
  • Demonstrate lunging a horse