Dog Club: Paws for Applause

Dog ClubThe 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

Our annual Pet Show date TBD for 2021.  

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.


Questions or concerns? 

Kristy Noyes - 435-279-6591 or

Laura Madsen - 801-577-2577

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!

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.

Goat Club

GoatsIf you are interested in shwing and raising goats, look no further. Box Elder County has an awesome goat club. See the schedule below and contact the club leader if you are interest in participating. 

Club Leader Contact Info: Trudy Smith- Goat Club Leader (435) 279-6299 or

Horse Clubs

County Horse Page and 2020 Schedule of Events

Rough Riders Honeyville Club

The Rough Riders Horse Club meets at the Honeyville arena each week (during the warm months) to develop horse back riding skills. They also do many other activities throughout the year including parades, back country rides, community events, and so on.  Any 4-H members are invited to join. You must provide your own horse.  For more information contact Hindi Wilkinson at (435) 760-2308.

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.

Box Elder South Community Club

The Green Team is just getting started and is focusing on project areas that the 4-H members choose -- so much variety! Questions? Contact Aurellia at 435-553-5011.