Shania May is part of the 4-H Cousin's Club and she spent Friday showing off her Port Polish rabbits in the rabbit hut. Although this is May's first year showing, she knows a lot all thanks to YouTube. It's also Cody Harding's first year showing for the Leatherwood Valley 4-H Club. He won first place in his showing and says holding the rabbit close to you is key.
"Holding it by it's ears and flipping it over; that's how you communicate with it and just tell it to calm down and...
The Muskingum County Commissioner's Office signed a proclamation to recognize 4-H week in Muskingum County. It's a way for the organization to let the community know what the program is about and how it can benefit Muskingum County's youth. 4-H is a nationwide organization and is offered in every county in Ohio. The program is designed to develop life skills in young people.
"There are over 170 projects that are offered to 4-H members. They are organized into 4-H clubs so they...
Muskingum County 4-H students got to show off their dogs Wednesday afternoon.
Agility course and obedience judging took place at the Muskingum County Fairgrounds. Advisor Lynn Sellars says it takes a lot of work to prepare the dogs and kids.
"They have to learn some obedience, they have to be able to lead." Sellars said about the dogs. "They have to be able to do a down when instructed, and they have to be able to follow the pointing hand to do a jump."