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Rabbit

March 16, 2021
4H

PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT: Jerry Urbanus, 317-508-9183, jerry-u@sbcglobal.net

EXHIBIT CHECK-IN: Wednesday, July 14, 2-8 PM
JUDGING: Rabbit Ambassador   Thursday, July 15, 6 PM, Open Judging
                Rabbit Show             Friday, July 16, 8:30  AM, Open Judging 

RELEASE TIME: Tuesday, July 20, 7 AM– Noon, All Non-Auction livestock released

AUCTION: Tuesday, July 20, 5:30 PM

STATE FAIR ENTRIES: All livestock for STATE FAIR must be properly identified and enrolled. State Fair entry deadline is July 1. 

Disease Prevention and Biosecurity for show rabbits: Dr. Melissa Justice, Indiana Board of Animal Health shares the how to keep rabbits healthy and the signs and symptoms youth should know before they show.  The recording can be found here.  This is a great resource for 4-H'ers and volunteers.

General Livestock Rules

Livestock ID forms

General 4-H Rules

Workshops

Fair Page

Score Cards

 To exhibit at the county and state fair 4-H members showing beef cattle, dairy cattle, dairy goats, meat goats, poultry, rabbits, sheep and swine, must be certified through the Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA). The purpose of this program: Youth will be more prepared to be ambassadors for animal agriculture in their role as youth livestock exhibitors; Animals from youth livestock programs are treated with the utmost care; 4-H members are contributing to a safe, wholesome food supply. This is an annual program that can be completed via online modules or in-person trainings. More information about this program will be provided from the Extension Office.

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