Butte County
University of California
Butte County

Small Animal Field Day

Event Overview and Purpose: 

The Small Animal Field Day is meant to fill the gap which both the Silver Dollar Fair and Butte County Fair have in regards to small animal competition.  This event provides youth the opportunity to do showmanship, participate in knowledge bowls, and have their animals judged.  This event allows youth to grow in knowledge and confidence.  

This event is hosted by: Shasta 4-H Club

Event Details:   New for the 2023-2024 4-H Year

Date: October 14, 2023

Location: Silver Dollar Fair Grounds (Barn Area)

Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Enrollment fee: $5.00 per class 

Enrollment Ends: September 29,2023 must be postmarked by 9/29/23

Mail fees with entry form to: Andrea Nelson; 13308 Oak Ranch Lane; Chico, CA 95973 

Click: 2023 Small Animal Field Day Entry Form

To present an Educational Display : Click Here  

To view Review the Educational Display Talk guidelines and see how they will be evaluated: Click Here 

Event entry forms are listed by species.  

Educational Display Entries


Chicken Pet Breed




Pygmy Goats


Rabbits Pet Class

Youth and volunteers that want to help with the event, please contact either Cassie Wood at 530-520-9888 or the 4-H Office at 530-552-5812 if you are interested in getting involved


This event needs sponsors!  Please help us look for donors and sponsors to help make this event successful.  All donations are tax deductible. 


Small Animal Field Day 


Webmaster Email: support@chicodesigns.com