Department D : Draft Oxen

Department D-Draft Oxen                                                                                                                                   Department D Rules 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017 – 12 noon

Chairman: John Hammarlund • Co-Chairman: Tom Baker

Tel. (203) 214-4256 • Fairgrounds (203) 453-3543

Announcing: Kathy Scirpo

Committee: Barbara DeMartino, Bill Green, Bill Leete, Brian McKinnel, Brandon Green & Connor Ball

ALL ANIMALS MUST SHOW STATE CERTIFICATE FOR RABIES VACCINATION

Rules as adopted by the Connecticut Oxen Owners & Drivers Association will be used. Oxen may only pull in one class per day. Conventional whip or goad stick of wood no longer than 4 feet in length with a 1-inch diameter butt end and a 1/2-inch diameter tip end.

All draft oxen must weigh in at Guilford on the day of the Fair. Scales will be on Fairgrounds.

The society will pay $25.00 for any team entered on the Secretary’s books that does not place. In addition to the prizes listed below

ribbons will be awarded as follows:

 

   Class

1. 2,400 lbs & under:

First- $175.00, Second- $150.00, Third- $115.00, Fourth- $85.00, Fifth- $70.00, Sixth- $60.00, Seventh- $45.00, Eighth $35.00

2. 2,800 lbs & under:

First- $175.00, Second- $150.00, Third- $115.00, Fourth- $85.00, Fifth- $70.00, Sixth- $60.00, Seventh- $45.00, Eighth $35.00

3. 3,200 lbs & under:

First- $175.00, Second- $150.00, Third- $115.00, Fourth- $85.00, Fifth- $70.00, Sixth- $60.00, Seventh- $45.00, Eighth $35.00

4. Over 3,200 lbs:

First- $175.00, Second- $150.00, Third- $115.00, Fourth- $85.00, Fifth- $70.00, Sixth- $60.00, Seventh- $45.00, Eighth $35.00

Additional Premium Monies Included in Payouts Donated By:

Middlesex Livestock Auction • Madison Autobody Shop

Nick Naples Memorial Award

First place Team – Over 3,200 pound class

Donated by: Guilford Fair Pit Crew