4-H Poultry Committee- CANCELED CHANGED TO 4/16/15 @ 7 PM
PetPALS Socialized Test
Socialized PetPALS (SPP) Tests The Socialized PetPALS (SPP) test is for all acceptable animals but dogs. This test was modified (with permission) from the American Kennel Club’s (AKC) Canine Good Citizen® (CGC) Test. The 4-H PetPALS team must pass all 9 ...
PetPALS Testing Requirements
Objectives To learn the American Kennel Club’s Canine Good Citizen® Test (CGC) and the 4-H PetPALS Socialized PetPALS Test (SPP) testing requirements to evaluate an animal’s appropriateness to become a 4-H PetPAL. Background Information Animals that are i ...
State 4-H Horse Communications Contest- Individual Presentation
Event Schedule Registration Information: Registration must be postmarked by Feb 15 and will not be accepted after Feb 15th. Check-in will be at 8:00am in the Animal Science Bldg. lobby. Contest will begin at 9:00am. Please park behind the Animal Science ...
PetPALS Dog Behaviors
Dog Behaviors Dogs have a complex system for communicating. They communicate through vocalizations, smells and scents, body language, and direct contact. Below are some examples of different behaviors dogs display when they communicate with people, other ...
PetPALS Stress in Animals
Stress in Animals Each animal will react differently to changes in its environment, just as each person reacts differently to the stresses in his or her life. Some people deal better with stress than others, as do some animals. It is essential for 4-H’ers ...
PetPALS Understanding Animal Behavior & Communication
Objectives. To help young people: Learn how animals communicate. Develop an understanding of their animals’ behavior. Develop an understanding of animal behavior for each species studied. Identify their animals’ behavior in various situations. Learn how s ...
PetPALS Bringing Pets
Bringing Pets Throughout these Steps volunteers have had a chance to observe the pets in different situations. All pets must have passed either the American Kennel Club's Canine Good Citizen® or Socialized PetPALS tests before this role-playing activ ...
PetPALS Preparing Youth
Objectives: To help young people Prepare for AAA visits using role-playing techniques. Safely introduce their pets to each other’s animals. Learn how to introduce themselves and their pets to senior adults in a simulated visiting situation. Learn how to i ...
Recognize When Animals Should Not Visit 4-H members must know their pets well enough to notice any changes in the animal’s overall health, behavior and physical appearance. DO NOT take your pet on a visit if he or she has any of the following: Change in a ...