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Horse Bowl- Round 1

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Section 1

Question Answer
What is the name for the famous Thoroughbred horse that was referred to as the original "Big Red"?Man-O-War
What slang term refers to a racing stable employee who walks a hot horse after a race or workout?Hot walker
What term refers to the right side of the horse?Off side or far side
Which gait is commonly referred to as the "plantation gait"?Running walk
Healthy horses usually have what body condition score?4-6 (Anything within that range)
What type of equipment is described as a cross between a cavesson and a figure eight noseband?Flash noseband
What is the result of breeding a donkey and a stallion?Hinny
What current breed was formerly known as the "Palouse Horse"?Appaloosa
In general what does the prefix "hepato" indicate?Condition related to the liver
What is the common term for the behavior referred to as dominance hierarchy?Pecking order
A grain that has been processed by rolling the kernels between corrugated rollers would be described as what type of processing?Crimped or crimping
What type of knot forms the eye of the lariat that the rope passes through to form a loop?Honda
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Section 2

Question Answer
What type of Western saddle is being described? It usually has no horn; its most notable feature is the high "thigh rolls" located near the front of the saddle and it is often used for trail riding.Australian saddle
The withers, back, coupling and croup are collectively referred to by what conformation term?Top line
Identify two types of teeth that would be present at birth or erupt within the first two weeks of life.Deciduous central incisors and premolars (must specify central incisors)
Identify two general physiological processes in the horse that are affected by the length of daylight.Hair coat; female reproduction (estrous cycles); male reproduction (testosterone production, sperm production)
What term refers to the feces of a foal and is described as a yellow pasty material indicating that the meconium has been passed?Milk feces
What breed of horse is described as a combination of any breeds that are not 100% hot-blood or 100% cold-bloodWarmblood
You are an equine construction specialist and are preparing a site for a new barn. In regards to topography, what would be your recommendation for grading the soil to facilitate proper drainage and prevent erosion?Slope of 2 to 6 percent
The ingestion of which two plants would result in the condition nigropallidal encephalomalacia?Yellow Star Thistle (Centaurea Soslstitialis) and Russian Knapweed (Centaurea Repens)
A spavin is a disease of the hock joint. What are the four different types of spavins?Blind Spavin (occult spavin), Blood Spavin, Bone Spavin (true spavin or jack spavin), Bog Spavin.
What is the name of the person who looks after the horses on a trail ride?Wrangler
Which current breed of horse was previously known as a Golden Isabella?Palomino
Which internal parasite larvae cause the skin lesions known as "summer sores"?Stomach worms (Habronema)
Describe a four-in-hand hitch.Two pairs with on pair in front of the other
What are the three basic types of forward seat saddles?All purpose, close contact/jumping & dressage
Identify four general reasons why a horse may refuse feed.Illness or disease, insufficient water, dental problems, not familiar with the food, overfeeding, something is wrong with the feed, sore tongue or mouth, when the horse is stressed
Which nerve is responsible for motor control of the eyelid, ear and facial muscles?Facial nerve
You are completing a cross country race and are approaching a brush fence with a white flag on the right side of the obstacle. What does this indicate?You are approaching the fence from the wrong direction (the white flag should be on the left side of the obstacle)
Lethal white foal syndrome is a genetic lethal associated with which specific color pattern?Frame overo (must specify "frame" overo)
What breed is a result of crossing an Arabian and American Saddlebred horse?National Show Horse
In regards to evolution, which ancestor of the horse was first to have the 2 side toes transformed into splint bones?Pliohippus
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