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About the Dog Project

Designed for members who are interested in learning more about dogs, how to care for a dog, and how to train a dog in basic and advanced commands. The dog project is unique and is not meant to conform to AKC dog show or other professional standards.  LEARN MORE

Links/Quick References:

Dog ID on 4-H Online
County Dog Project Trainings Fair Showmanship Questions
County Dog Project Training Resources  Colorado State Fair 4-H Dog Show – Contest Requirements
4-H Dog Events Calendar  County Fair 4-H Dog show – Contest Requirements

Upcoming Events

Boulder County 4-H Dog Show & Go!

June 24, 2017 in the Indoor Arena on the Boulder County Fairgrounds

for more information, click here.

2017 DOG SHOWS
DATE COUNTY PLACE CONTACT E-MAIL PHONE
6/10/2017 Fremont Rudd Park–Canon City Gina Shumate ginalshumate@gmail.com 719-784-1380
6/17/2017 Pueblo Craver Middle School – Colorado City Carol Kuhns kuhns@co.pueblo.co.us 719-583-6576
6/17/2017 Douglas Douglas County Fairgrounds – Multipurpose Barn – Castle Rock Mary Parenti excalibur981@msn.com 303-681-3152
7/1/2017 Fremont Rudd Park–Canon City Gina Shumate ginalshumate@gmail.com 719-784-1380

Dog ID on 4-H Online

Deadline: May 1

In order to declare your project animal(s), Dog project members must complete an Animal ID on 4HOnline for each dog in their project.

Members showing at the Boulder County Fair or Colorado State Fair are only eligible to show the dogs they have ID completely (including required pictures/records) on 4HOnline by the deadline.

CLICK HERE FOR DIRECTIONS AND DETAILS

 

 

County Dog Project Trainings 

Open to all 4-H Members enrolled in the Dog project in any club in Boulder County.

Open county workshops for all dog members

 

> Boulder County Training Placement Guide

Use the guide above to help determine which level of training in which you should compete and train in obedience, showmanship or rally.

> County Dog Training Guidelines and Calendar

See link above for times and dates along with supplies lists and requirements of families, members, and dogs at county trainings.

County Dog Project Training Resources

Obedience

Rally

 

 

2017 Fair Showmanship Questions (Study Guides)

Fair participants will be given 5 of the 10 questions to answer. Correct answers are worth 2 pts each for a maximum of 10 points on the Showmanship scoresheet.

Dog Advisory Committee

Agenda/Minutes

April 2015 – AgendaMinutes