Please access the Skillathon station information at the link below.
**Please be advised, masks will be mandatory for the Skillathon portion of the day. **
IMPORTANT SHOWMANSHIP INFORMATION:
August 22,2020 Saturday, 9:00 AM
Sign in starts at 8:45 AM
Showmanship Competition will be held in the Rabbit Barn for 2020.
Masks are strongly recommended and Social Distancing will be practiced.
Rabbit Showmanship will be judged in the following order:
Cavy Showmanship will be judged in the following order:
Rabbit and Cavy Skillathon and Showmanship
August 22,2020 Saturday 9:00AM Sign in starts at 8:45
Will be held in Rabbit Barn. Masked are recommended and Social Distancing will be Practiced
***Rabbit Showmanship will be judged in the following order:
Senior, Intermediate, Junior, 1st year (Winners will be announced) Followed by Champion of Champion Rabbit Showmanship
***Cavy Showmanship will be judged in the following order:
Senior, Intermediate, Junior (Winners will be announced)
Followed by Champion of Champion Cavy Showmanship
Skillathon Rabbit and Cavy (Must be completed for project completion) Social Distance Please
A written test consisting of several stations will be passed out to each member. We will have tables for the members to sit down at and take the test. Please complete the test all at one time. This will be a timed event. The tests will be collected, placed in a bag and graded after a couple days. Ribbons, Awards, and Tests will be passed out after the completion of the rabbit and cavy shows on Wed. or Thurs at the fair.
Tables will be sanitized between members. Masks requested.
Rabbit and Cavy Tattoo and Tag Clinic
July 18, 2020 9-11AM Rabbit and Cavy Tattoo and Tag clinic will be held in the Rabbit Barn at the Stark County Fairgrounds.
Get your 4-H animals tattooed or tagged for free. This is your last chance to get it free. We can check for breed, variety and sex if you ask us to. Bring your entry forms if you need help filling them out.
** Masked are suggested and please practice social distancing **
Rabbit and Cavy Poster Contest Turn in Aug 22nd at Skillathon
Theme "Marked Breeds of Rabbits or Marked Varieties of Cavy"
Illustrate and describe the different markings of different breeds or varieties. Use the correct terminology for each marking. Ex: Checkered Giant, English Spot, Rhinelander, Dutch, Himalayan, Tan, etc.
Marked varieties of Cavy: Ex: Himalayan, Tan Pattern, Dutch, Dalmation, etc. Use Standard size poster.
Awards in the following age divisions 8-11yrs, 12-14yrs, 15 and up
$10.00 1st place
$5.00 2nd place Rabbit and Cavy each division
The Rabbit and Cavy Costume Contest will held again this year on Saturday Sept 5, 2020 at 3PM.
Scavenger Hunt Friday Sept 4, 2020 10am to 8pm
To be determined
Don't forget! Possession Date for Rabbits/Cavies is May 25th!
Get the most out of your Rabbit and Cavy projects! Take a look at the resources provided by the Rabbit Committee.
Get a jump on your project today!!