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Don’t Forget your 4-H Participant Health Forms! Click Here to download it now! Must provide a form to stay in the dorm.

2022 Animal Health Requirements. If you have questions, please contact the Massachusetts Division of Animal Health at 617-626-1795.
2023 4-H Photo Release Form - must be complete by each participant for September.

Below is the information that is included in each packet. Entry forms must be fully completed. Please contact your state extension office or click here to locate your state 4-H office.

Parade Application Open- Due June 30, 2023
Click Here For Youth Working Steer
4-H New England Center Page

2023 Camper Entry Form
2023 4-H Activity Schedule

4-H Dairy Packet 2023
4-H Dairy Online Entry Steps
4-H Dairy Online Entry (Required for entry)
REQUIRED for 2022 Animal Identification Regulations
Click Here For Dairy Judging
2023 4-H Dairy Show book

Dairy Goat Packet 2023
2023 4-H Dairy Goat Online Entry Steps
2023 4-H Dairy Goat Online Entry (Required for entry)
2023 4-H Dairy Goat Show book
4-H Dog Packet 2023
4-H Dog Online Entry
2022 4-H Dog Show book

2023 4-H Dog Study Guides- Dog Knowledge Event questions will be as follows: Coming Soon!


● AKC Working Breeds- original purpose, country of origin, interesting facts, identification ● OFA CHIC rules & requirements for AKC Working Breeds ● First aid, especially related to Working Breeds and CHIC requirements (For example: Cardiac, orthopedic, eyes, gastric dilation-volvulus, bleeding, etc.) ● General dog care Format: ● 50% of the questions for Dog Knowledge Event will be done as a take home, open book test and will be submitted before the in-person ESE Dog Activity Event ● 50% of the questions will be done in-person without the aid of resources being available. No more than half of these questions will be visuals.

2022 Dog Knowledge & Quiz Bowl Resource List: 2023 coming soon.

  • AKC Working Group: Breed standards & Club Fliers for breeds being studied, found on
  • American Kennel Club Website:
  • The American Kennel Club Dog Care and Training by American Kennel Club
  • AKC Complete Dog Book; by American Kennel Club
  • Meet the Breeds: A Guide to More Than 200 AKC Breeds by American Kennel Club
  • Essential First Aid for Dog Owners by Lorrie Boldrick DVM (available at Campion website: (book)
  • AKC Canine Citizen, by Mary R. Burch, PhD (ISBN:978-1-59378-644-1) (Book)
  • Dog Resource Handbook by (OSU Extension) 4-H Dog Resource Handbook – Shop 4-H
  • Canine Terminology by Harold Spira (ISBN: 9781929242016)
  • ESE 4-H Dog Activity General Rules and Regulations (in the Entry packet)
  • OFA CHIC Certification Program:
4-H Horse Packet 2023
4-H Horse Online Entry
New England 4-H Horse Show – In Hand Suitability Pattern
4-H Horse Pattern
NE Horse Rules and Guidelines Book 2023- coming soon.
NE 4-H Horse Show Bit Rules & Guidelines 2023 - coming soon.
NE 4-H Horse Judge's List 2023
2023 4-H Horse Show Program

4-H Sheep Packet 2023
4-H Sheep Online Entry Steps
4-H Sheep Online Entry (Required for Entry)
2023 4-H Sheep Show book
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