In the rabbit project, youth can learn about selecting and raising a rabbit. Youth learn about the breeds, characteristics, and sound care and management practices.
- Learn the basic principles of animal science by owning, caring for, and keeping records on rabbits.
- Explore knowledge of sound breeding, feeding, and management practices.
- Investigate marketing, project expansion, and how you can start a career in the rabbit business.
- Learn how to market the animals and products for breeding, fur, meat or pets.
Rabbits is a national 4-H project. It features curriculum that will guide you through the project. For more information, http://www.4-hmall.org/Category/4-hcurriculum-rabbit.aspx
Rabbit 1: What's Hoppening: http://www.4-hmall.org/Product/4-hcurriculum-rabbit/08080.aspx
Rabbit 2: Making Tracks: http://www.4-hmall.org/Product/4-hcurriculum-rabbit/08081.aspx
Rabbit 3: All Ears: http://www.4-hmall.org/Product/4-hcurriculum-rabbit/08082.aspx