By Kim Lemmon
During my lifetime, I have attended many horse shows. My parents started taking my sister and I to shows as babies and they continued that practice clear through our high school years. In fact, I still attend horse shows with my family from time to time.
When we first started attending horse shows, we didn’t own horses; we were just spectators. When I was in the third grade, my parents bought their first horse and a few years later we started participating in horse shows.
I have competed in open stock horse shows, 4-H shows, open draft horse shows, open miniature horse shows, and college team-oriented horse shows. I have judged 4-H, open, and middle, high school and college team-oriented shows.
I’ve watched many different breed shows. During the 1980s and 1990s, our family vacation was spent watching two weeks of horse shows at the Ohio State Fair.… Continue readingRead More »