In Western Equipment a less elevated head carriage should not penalized. The Western Equipment horse should have more substance, especially in the quarters See the English Country Pleasure Section for the Shoeing restrictions, restrictions on manes and tails, and transitions. Qualifying gaits are flat walk, jog-trot and lope on a reasonably loose rein without undue restraint. Rider may use both hands. Both hands must be visible to the judge. Horses may not switch from a curb bit to a snaffle or hackamore. Entries must be asked both ways of the ring to halt and stand quietly on the rail. Horses must stand quietly and back readily in the line-up. All classes in this division are Judged on manners, performance, quality and conformation.
- Open. Shown by exhibitor of any age.
Wednesday Evening Entry Fee. $25.00
- $250 Open Championship.
Must have qualified by having shown and been judged in class 5.
Friday Evening Entry Fee. $45.00
Trophy, Ribbons and $80, 50, 45, 30, 25, 20, R, R.