Dog Club: Paws for Applause

Dog Club Dog Show Dates for 2023 Aug 11th&12th
The 4-H dog program breeds more then obedient dogs, it builds youth. While 4-H members learn to better control and train their dog, they are also building self confidence, independence, and mastery. Opportunities within the 4-H Dog Program include  Obedience, Showmanship, and Agility Trials

Interested in Joining, contact Lanette Sorenson 435-279-4041

Before attending club with your dogs- youth must be enrolled as a 4-H member, and dogs must have required vaccination records. In order to participate in the Box Elder County Dog Show youth must join the club by June 4th.

The 4-H Pet Show

Annual Pet Show for 2023: June 26-28
2023 Pet Club Schedule 

Here are the categories:

  1. Dogs
  2. Cats
  3. Pocket Pets
  4. Reptiles and Amphibians
  5. Aquatics and Diversity

Pet Class Definitions

Rules and Guidelines

Pet Show Score Sheet 

Rabbits Club

Rabbits ClubThis club begins meeting mid May each year and continues to meet weekly until the fair. They are very family oriented and welcome youth 4 years old and up to participate. Their meeting place is the small animal barn at the Box Elder County Fairgrounds.
Kick off meeting Thursday May 26th at 7pm

Questions or concerns?  Kristy Noyes - 435-279 6591 or

Poultry Club

The Box Elder County 4-H Poultry and Pigeon Club will begin thier meetings in the Summer. This club is a great way to share your passion for poultry and take part in some healthy comeptition at the county fair!
2022 Meeting Schedule 
June 16 6:00 pm
June 23 6:00 PM
June 30 6:00 PM
July 7 6:00 PM
July 14 6:00 PM
July 21 6:00 PM
Aug 4 6:00 PM
Aug 18 6:00 PM (SAWDUST NIGHT)
August 24-27 County Fair
For more information contact Jeremy Pebley - 435-339-9965

Shooting Sports Club

Now seeking a Volunteer Club Leader in Box Elder County! Contact the Extension Office if you are interested! Do you have a passion for hunting or just love to shoot? Perhaps, you thrive for the intense quiet and patience of archery or pride in hitting your mark 400 yards away.  Maybe, you are just interested in sharing your skills with the youth in Box Elder County.

About Shooting Sports

The Shooting Sports curriculum uses the resources of the land-grant university and the time, talent, and dedication of Cooperative Extension agents and certified 4-H leaders, instructors, and trainers who instruct 4-H members in firearms safety and marksmanship. The shooting disciplines include archery, rifle, shotgun and hunting. Each discipline is taught by a National or State Certified Instructor.


The Archery Club has two meeting times
5:00-6:00 Beginers (Equipment Provided) 
6:00-7:00 (If you have your own equipment)
Club meeting meeting take place at the fairgrounds in the small indoor arena on the 3rd Tuesday of the month starting Januare 18th, 2022 through April. For questions contact the 4-H office at 435-695-2543

Horse Clubs

County Western  Horse Page Schedule of Events

Willow Creek Youth Riders in Willard

This horse club is located in Willard Utah. They meet once a week when the weather permits.  Any youth in the 3rd-12th grade are welcome to join but must have their own horse.  Youth will learn horse safety, riding skills, and increase their knowledge of horses.  For more information contact Ruth Beebe at (435) 512-5484.