I found a severalÂ horse contests to enter so I thought I would share them here in Gather for those of us who may either know or be aÂ horse lover.Â For some of them you have to own a horse, for others, you don't.Â Good luck!!
1]Â Win a Model Horse Photo Contest, sponsored by Breyer
I found this contest in the most recent edition of Young Rider magazine on page 23.Â There are six prizes to be won, Breyer "Fun with Model Horses" sets that include a model horse with halter, a travel pouch and a 16 page manual on how to get started with the model horse hobby.
To enter, send in your best photo of an original finish Breyer.Â No halter is required.Â The Young Rider issue offers an article with tips for photographing model horses to make your model horse look like the real thing.
Enter by sending in a 4 inch by 6 inch photo by snail mail or email.Â Email pictures must be a minimum of 4" by 6" at 300 dpi.Â If you send a photo, put name, age, address on the back of it.Â Add name, age, address in the body of the email if you enter by email.Â There are two divisions, 12 and under and 13 and over.Â There will be three winners in each division.Â Only one entry per person.Â Contest ends July 1st, 2010.
Send snail mail entries to
YR Model Horse Contest, P.O. Box 8237, Lexington, KY 40533 or email email@example.com
2]Â Win a Breyer model horse and have your horse pictured at ArabianHorse.org for an entire month.Â
Read all about the contest and see past winners at the Arabian Horse Youth website at arabianhorse.org.
If your horse is chosen to be a Horse of the Month , he/she will appear on this webpage for the entire month, and you will also be sent a Traditional size collectible Breyer model horse from Breyer Animal Creations.
Horse of the Month
Â Â Â Â Â Sponsored by Breyer Animal Creations
Do you have an outstanding Arabian or Half-Arabian horse that you feel deserves extra special recognition? If so, enter him or her in the AHA "Horse of the Month" Contest!
To enter your horse in the Horse of the Month Contest, please mail the following to "AHA Horse of the Month", AHA Youth Department, 10805 E. Bethany Drive, Aurora, CO 80014:
- At least one photo of your horse
- A one to two paragraph essay about why your horse deserves to be "Horse of the Month".
3]Â Design the next Tough1 horse blanket.Â
Design it, Win it, a FREE horse Blanket!
Visit this link to download and print as many entries as you need and be creative.
Enter as often as you want.Â Include name, age, address, email address and phone number.Â All entries must be postmarked by June 30th, 2010.Â
Winner will receive one Tough1 Turnout Blanket in the new design.
4]Â Win a Signed copy of the book, Storm Chaser by Chris Platt.
Five copies of Storm Chaser, signed by the author, are being given away by Young Rider magazine.Â Answer their question on a postcard or on the back of an envelope and send it with name and address to YR, Storm Chaser Giveaway, P.O. Box 8237, Lexington, KY 40533 by July 1st, 2010.
Answer the question, Who wants to buy Storm Chaser?
5]Â Win a pair of Pony Palooza Half-Chaps!
Perri's Leather is giving away half-chaps to three Young Rider magazine readers.Â Send a card with name, address, size chaps (childrens X-small, small, medium or large) and color (black or brown) you'd like to Perri's Pony Palooza Contest, 1882 New London Rd. Lincoln University, PA 19352 by July 2nd, 2010.
6] Horse Illustrated 2010 Photo Contest 'Horses & Friends'
Horse Illustrated Magazine is having a photo contest with the theme 'Horses and Friends'Â You can find out all the information at their link below.Â The contest is for amateur photographers only.
Deadline is June 1st, 2010.
Prizes are 1st place Amigo Bug Buster Flysheet ($129 value); 2nd place Amigo Bug Rug ($96 value); 3rd Amigo Mio Flysheet ($70 value)