Utah Wild Horse & Burro Festival

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17th Annual Utah Wild Horse & Burro Festival
Legacy Events Center, June 5-6, 2015


Show Registration Form
High Point Award Sheet
14 Show Points
12 Show Points

WELCOME and THANK YOU for your interest in the 17th Annual Utah Wild Horse and Burro Festival.

The Utah Wild Horse & Burro Festival Committee are looking for 10 youth, between the ages of 8 & 17, wanting to participate in the Youth & Mustang Event on June 5-6, 2015 in Farmington, UT.  

Youth interested in participating must:

  • Complete applications must be posted marked by March 7, 2015 (Only contestants with complete applications will be considered)
  • Applications can be mailed to Janet Tipton, 4912 Hazel Circle, Erda, UT 84074 or emailed to: FlyingTAcres@gmail.com 
  • Horses will be picked up on March 27-28  from the following facilities: Delta, Salt Lake or Cedar City
  • Each yearling must be adopted by the parent/guardian who is over the age of 18 yrs old and meets BLM adoption requirements
  • Adoption fee is $25 and paid at the time of pick up

Complete Package:

Each youth will be paid:

  • $200 for feed/hauling expenses
  • $100 for competing in the 3-min musical freestyle
  • $100 for competing in showmanship
  • $100 for competing in trail
  • Adoption proceeds minus $25 adoption fee

Each trainer must be able to perform the following tasks with their yearling:

  • Walk and Trot
  • Stop and Back
  • Lead Mustang over poles/logs
  • Pick up feet
  • Load and unload from stock trailer

For more information regarding the competition and/or requirements, please refer to the attached 2015 Youth Mustangs Rules.

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For more information on the Mustang Heritage Foundation (MHF) or the Youth and Mustang Program (YAM) visit: http://www.mustangheritagefoundation.org/

If you have questions, please don't hesitate to call Janet Tipton @ 801-554-4431 or Lisa Reid @ 435-743-3128.



2015 Utah Wild Horse & Burro Festival Committee

Gus Warr

Carey McClellan

Janet Tipton

Janen Linnen

Eric Reid

Dusty Carpenter

Cliff Tipton

Craig Linnen

Lisa Reid

Heath Weber

Rissa Woods

Chad Douglas

Tami Howell

Dona Bastian

Lola Bird