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Rules

Boone County General 4-H Rules

Boone County General 4-H Livestock Rules

 Boone County 4-H Rabbit Rules

Youth Livestock Exhibitors as Ambassadors for Animal Agriculture

 

2013 Worksheets and Record Sheets

New in 2013: This project will now have worksheets for each grade. 4-H members will complete the worksheet for the grade they are in as of January 2013. The answers to the questions can be found in the Rabbit Resource manual. Every project member will need to complete a Record Sheet each year for the project in addition to the worksheet.

Grade 3

Grade 4

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Grade 8

Grade 9

Grade 10

Grade 11

Grade 12

Rabbit Record Sheet

Poster Exhibit Record Sheet

 

Forms

Livestock Location Approval Form - to be completed and submitted to the Extension Office for those members who are housing their 4-H animals at a place other than their family's property.

Ambassador Information and Resources

2013 Rabbit Pen Assignment/Enrollment Form

 

Rabbit Educational Resources

First Aid Kit and Beginners Show Kit    

Grooming Your Rabbit

Rabbit Nutrition 

Picking the Right Bunny

Poisonous Indoor Plants 

Poisonous Outdoor Plants 

Wire Floor vs. Solid Floor Cages

Common Rabbit Illnesses

Rabbit Pedigree Notes

 

Other Resources

Boone County 4-H Fair Information

American Rabbit Breeders Association - The place to start outside of 4H for information about rabbits.

  • Indiana State Fair - You can show your rabbits at the State Fair
  • KD Cage - The closest rabbit supply dealer based in New Castle, IN. They are also great supporters of the youth rabbit exhibitors in the state of Indiana.
  • Abate XP - removes ammonia and hydrogen sulfide. Great for controlling rabbit or poultry smells.
  • Morfz - great site to calculate dosages for rabbits and rabbit reference manuals. This is not a substitute for Vets, but very informative
  • Purina Feed - Quality feed for your rabbits. Support Kern, Kittley and Herr since they support the rabbit project.
  • Heinold Feed - Quality feed for your rabbits.
  • Kent Feed - Qaulity feed for your rabbits.

*In order to exhibit rabbits at the 2013 Boone County 4-H Fair, each 4-H member must complete the grade appropriate quiz that accompanies the rabbit resource manual.