Small Animals

Small Animal Advisory Committee

Meetings are the third Tuesday of most months, 7:00 pm at the Extension office. All 4-H rabbit, cavy, poultry, & pigeon leaders, parents, and older youth members are encouraged to attend.
  • Jacob Johnson - Chair
  • Kevin Re - Vice-Chair
  • Wesley Wilsea - Secretary
  •  Paula Means - Treasurer
  • Rose Re - Poultry & Pigeon Superintendent
  • Cathy Mclaugherty - Rabbit & Cavy Superintendent
Committee Operational Guidelines
2012-13 Calendar

Monthly Minutes

Treasurer Reports


2013-2014 Budget

2012-13 Budget



Small Animal Events

Annual Small Animal Workshop for youth to learn and practice showmanship and proper handling of rabbits, cavies, poultry and pigeons. Activities and information about breed identification, record keeping, educational displays and much more.  Excellent opportunity for individuals who are new to Small Animal 4-H projects! 

  • 4-H Small Animal Spring Fling - (May) 

Annual Rabbit, Cavy, Poultry and Pigeons show, held at the Clackamas County Fairgrounds. View the 2014  Poultry flier or Rabbit/Cavy flier for more information.

June 14, at the fairgrounds at 9:00am.  Registration is $5 per member, or $10 per family. See the flier for agenda and other details

Come and get to know other leaders,meet your Superintendents, and Extension Agent.

County Fair Resources

NEW!  2014 Herdsmanship Rules

2014 Fair Livestock & Small Animal Ring Schedules

Small Animal Master Showmanship 

Rules and project information 

County Fair Market Rabbits and Poultry

  • Rabbits: A pen consists of three rabbits – not over five pounds and not over ten weeks old. Breed date is not before May 10, 2012. Weigh-in will take place at County Fair on Monday, August 13 from 8:00 to 9:00 pm. Members may still weigh in five animals but will only be allowed to enter three. Additional rabbits must be removed from the fairgrounds, so please plan ahead.
  • Poultry youth need to turn in a Market Chicken entry form to Kathy Mayfield by May 30.
  • 2014 Junior Livestock Auction Rules

State Fair Small Animal Entry Application  Due Friday, August 15th, 2:00pm

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