Alameda County 4-H Program
University of California
Alameda County 4-H Program

Small Animal Field Day

Alameda County 4-H Small Animal Field Day

Theme:

April 8, 2017

10:00 am - 3:00 pm

(Booth Set-Up and Check-in/Registration begins at 9:00 am)

Location to be determined

Poster contest, Presentations, Booth contest, photo contest, Rabbit ID, Dog Medalist test, Poultry testing, Rabbit medalist testing. Prizes supplied by individual groups entered donations. Snack bar run by Palomares 4-H for our club fundraiser

Committee members are needed, please sign up to help with this fun event. The Committee sign-up is online or contact Jeff Robbins.

jrobbi637@comcast.net

Registration is required for Club/Project Booths
Pre-Registration is encouraged for Youth Competitions by April 16, but registration at the door on day of event is accepted.

SMALL ANIMAL FIELD DAY 2015 RESULTS 

Download Flyer

 

 

 

For More Information

Contact Jeff or Annette Robbins

email jrobbi637@comcast.net

 

Register Online

Last Day to register online for Youth Competitions, Club or Project Booth and Committees is to be determined

Registering for Youth Competitions and Committee Help will be open at the door on day of the event.

COMMITTEES

Many people are needed to help put on this event. Adults and teens are encouraged to sign up to be on a committee here. List of Committees: Set-up/Clean-up, Poster & Tabletop Display, Picture Contest, Project Booth, Rabbit ID, Poultry ID, Cavy ID, Rabbit/Poultry/Cavey Dress-up, Presentation


CLUB / PROJECT BOOTHS

Registration for Club Booth is here
Each club/project is asked to donate 2 gifts for the SAFD Door Prizes.


YOUTH COMPETITIONS

SAFD 2017 will feature many competitive contests for 4-H Youth to participate.

Registration for all events is encouraged. To register Click Here

Set up begins at 9:00, Start time is 10:00

Activities

Open to ALL 4-H Members (Do NOT need to be in a Small Animal Project to exhibit or attend)

 

Activities

This year the event will be outdoors. You are asked to bring a pop-up canopy. This will define your booth space.

Contest UPDATES

Group Booth Contest
Booths will be judged from 10am-11am in two shifts. Please have your booth set up and 4-Hers ready to answer the judge's questions during your assigned time.

Presentations
Be prepared to dazzle those in attendance with your knowledge of an outdoors/animal-related topic. This is your chance to get on your soapbox! Five bonus raffle tickets will be awarded for anyone who signs up and gives a presentation.

Showmanship Clinic (Poultry)
No Chickens required

Need knowledgeable youth or adult to judge
Showmanship Clinics (Cavy)
Youth should bring their cavy for showmanship.

Need knowledgeable youth or adult to judge
Mock Showmanship (Rabbit)
Youth should bring their rabbit for showmanship. Youth must wear long sleeves, pants and closed toed shoes. Whites are encouraged.

Photo Contest, Small Animal Theme
Submit your 8X10 matted photos (no hard frames). The photo MUST have been taken by the photographer entering. Name and club of contestant should be attached to BACK of item. Forms will be provided at check-in.

Poster Contest, Small Animal Theme
Name and club of contestant should be attached to BACK of item. Forms will be provided at check-in.

Small Animal Dress-Up Contest (Cavy, Poultry, Rabbit, Other)
Rabbits, cavies, chickens and other small animals are invited to dress up with their people and show their stuff. Awards will be determined by popular vote.

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Breed ID and Knowledge Contests
Cavy & Poultry Knowledge Test
Rabbit & Cavy Breed ID
Dog Medalist
Rabbit Medalist Written Test

Door Prizes
Lunch/Snacks available for purchase courtesy of Palomares 4-H Club

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