4-H Sheep Project

Learn about proper nutrition, housing and healthcare for your sheep. Show off your knowledge by displaying a poster and/or by participating in the sheep show at the Boone County 4-H Fair.

important 2023 project dates
  • (Date Pending)
    • Sheep ID Day
  • May 15
    • Deadline to enroll Sheep animals (v2.4honline.com)
    • Deadline for Livestock Location Forms to Extension Office
    • Deadline for Ram paperwork to Extension Office



  • Each 4-H member needs to turn in a record sheet and worksheet to complete the Sheep project for the year
  • Grade is based on the grade you were in when you enrolled in 4-H for the 2023 year
  • Answers to the worksheet are found in the Sheep Resource Manual (Ohio State)
    • One resource manual is provided per family the first year a family member takes the Sheep Project.
  • If you exhibit an animal poster project you need to complete the General 4-H Record Sheet and turn it in at judging check-in in order to have your poster judged (this is required even if you plan to exhibit an animal in that project at the county fair)


Sheep Identification Instructions

Sheep Exhibit Guidelines

General Livestock Guidelines

All Species Health Requirements

Livestock Location Form

Ram Form

Required Animal ID's

Sheep DNA Collection Information

Livestock Auction Info

Quick Links

Livestock Record Sheet

General Record Sheet

No Exhibit Record Sheet

2023 Sheep worksheets