The purpose of the Lincoln County 4-H Dog Committee is to provide Lincoln County 4-H Dog project members with real-life practical experiences in a controlled, supervised environment. The Dog Committee composed of youth who are in enrolled dog project members in grade three or above and adult dog project leaders who provide leadership for county 4-H dog project opportunities and the Fair Dog Show.
Thank you to the following individuals who have agreed to serve on the 4-H Dog Project Committee for this year’s 4-H Dog Project – President: Mark McDonald; Vice President: Bridie Maas; Secretary: Donna Barkley; Treasurer Bridie Maas; Amanda Barkley; Joy, Lee and Turner Erath; and Erin Morgan.
Participation at the orientation meeting on May 18th is greatly appreciated and will help you get off to a great start for this year’s dog project. If you have any questions, call Mark McDonald at 715-551-3840; Bridie Maas at 715-218-0706 or the UW-Extension office at 715-539-1072. They would be happy to help you.
A packet with the information below about this year’s orientation meeting and training schedule was mailed to all enrolled 4-H dog project members and leaders on May 4th.
Dog Training Resources:
Results from 2017 Lincoln County Fair Dog Show
Thank you to the following individuals who provide leadership for the Lincoln County 4-H Dog Project: Amanda Barkley; Tina and Jess Dengel; Joy, Lee and Turner Erath; Bridie and Brianna Maas; Mark McDonald; and Erin, Jubilee and Titus Morgan.
The 4-H Dog Project would like to thank Dr. Jeffry Mills at Countryside Animal Hospital for sponsoring the trophies and medallions. Also to Kwik Trip, County Market and Holiday Gas Station for their donations. And thank you to the Lincoln County Humane Society for the use of their fenced in area.
Congratulations to all of the youth that participated in this year’s Lincoln County Fair Dog Show held on Saturday, July 29th in the Lincoln County Humane Society area at the Merrill Festival Grounds.
The following are the results and some photos from the event:
4-H Dog Project Members and their dog(s) have the opportunity to take part in weekly trainings from May until the Lincoln County Fair. During the trainings, youth and their dog practice agility, obedience, rally obedience and showmanship. More information about next year’s trainings will be posted in late March/early April.
Looking for information about State 4-H Dog Project? Dog Project page of the Wisconsin 4-H website and the State 4_H Dog Project Information both have good information. There is also information on participating in the two state-wide 4-H dog shows: Showmanship/obedience and Agility.
Donations received for 4-H Dog Project: