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Horsing around

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Hanna Shotts, 9, rides Junior during the Pole Bending Walk Trot horse race during the 4-H Fair at the Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road, on Friday.
Rachel Von | The Journal Gazette
Xavier Evans, 6, rides his horse during the Stick Horse Pole Bending race during the 4-H Fair at the Allen County Fairgrounds on Friday.