The 4-H Goat educational program and related activities (such as workshops, tours) provide youth a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both goat subject skills (such as nutrition, housing, and health care) and life skills (such as responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communications) under the direction of caring adults.
4-H members (Grades 3 – 12) must identify all Goats in the 4HOnline system by the species deadline or earlier county deadline if applicable* to be eligible for exhibition. Login to your family profile at https://in.4honline.com for Goat Identification Instructions.
- All goat members must be YQCA certified to exhibit by June 1st.
- All goat exhibiting at the Pulaski County Fair must be declared by June 1st at pulaskicountyin.fairentry.com
- All 4-H Goats must be entered into 4HOnline no later than May 15th.
Grooming assistance rule for all species:
4-H members may receive clipping and grooming assistance for all species, on show day, only from the following:
- Immediate family (parent/guardian, sibling, aunt/uncle).
- A current Indiana 4-H member
- Indiana 4-H member's name and enrollment of county must be turned into the Extension Office by June 1st.
- An individual enrolled in the Indiana 4-H Approved Animal Grooming Assistance Program.
- Approved Groomers must enroll annually by June 1st
- Completion of the online Animal Ethics modules every 2 years. Modules can be found online at https://extension.purdue.edu/4h/Pages/online-animal-ethics-program.aspx
- Contact the Extension Office on current info on how to enroll.
For Indiana State Fair eligibility*, all meat and dairy goat wethers and market goat does must be IDed by a 5-digit county tag or tattoo (meat goat wethers must be retinal imaged), Boer and Dairy goat does must be IDed by a tattoo and Pygmy goats IDed by a tattoo, microchip or county tag.
Pulaski County 4-H Goat Tagging
April 24, 2020
6 - 8 pm at the Fairgrounds
Please see the related files below for Pulaski County 4-H Goat Rules.