You will gain knowledge and skills in managing and caring for rabbits, selecting quality rabbits, feeding balanced rations and maintaining management records on which to base decisions regarding feed, production and breeding. You will also have opportunities to participate and assume responsibility in the 4-H rabbit program.
Project Books Required? Yes
Rabbit project books can be purchased HERE
*** Please note, if you do not attend at least one workshop in your project area during the 4-H year, you will be required to complete activities in your project book and turn it in with your record book. The number of activities required to complete a 4-H year in each project book can be found HERE
What needs to be accomplished to move on to level 2?
- Complete book 1
What needs to be accomplished to move on to level 3?
- Complete book 2
What needs to be accomplished to move on to the next levels from here?
- Complete book 3
How will you be contacted? Email and newsletter
Project age limit? 8 and up
What should new members know?
- Rabbits are not required until June
- Rabbits will start coming to meetings in May
- We send out emails and have a Lewis & Clark County Rabbit 4-H Facebook page. We post about shows, rabbits for sale and anything rabbit related
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Montana State University and the Montana State University Extension Service prohibit discrimination in all of their programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital and family status. Issued in furtherance of cooperative extension work in agriculture and home economics, acts of May 8 and June 30, 1914, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Jeff Bader, Director of Extension, Extension Service, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717