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The Chaffee County Extension office provides assistance and programs for citizens in five main areas: Agriculture, Horticulture, Family and Consumer Science, Natural Resources and 4-H Youth Programs.

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Colorado 4-H Companion Animal Projects:

Companion Rabbits:


Animal Identification on 4HOnline:

All 4-H Dog, Cat, and Companion Rabbit Project members are required to upload an animal ID in 4-H Online. This is done in The deadline for completing the Colorado 4-H Dog & Cat Identification is May 1.

Directions to add an animal ID:

  • Log-in to using your family email.
  • Click View next to member’s name.
  • Select animals on the left side navigation.
  • Click on the “add New Animal” blue button toward the top.
  • Under Add an Animal, choose an Animal Type.
  • Click “Add Animal”.
  • Fill out the information (note the red required sections).
  • Add attachments (Horse – photos of right side, left side and front; Dog – one photo, copy of vet records). (NOT all have a  requirement for “county use form”, but some do. Please check your species listed on this page).
  • Click on “Submit”.

4HOnline Step-By-Step Directions for Each Animal Project:

A printed copy of your online Colorado 4-H Dog & Cat ID is required for your e-record

Required Forms:

Dog Knowledge Tests:

All livestock, poultry, dog and horse exhibitors must take an animal knowledge test and pass with a 70% or higher to be eligible to show at the county fair.

To download your study guide click the button below:

The site is password protected. Check your Clover County Newsletter or email Merielle Stamm for the password.

Didn’t find what you were looking for? Contact us at 719-539-6447.