Adams County 4-H member, Charlotte Forman of York Springs, participated in the Pennsylvania 4-H Small Animal Essay Contest, placing third in the Division II, ages 11-13. Her essay focused on her dog project about her own dog, Knight.
Pennsylvania 4-H programs provide opportunities for youth to expand and test their knowledge on almost any subject through projects and contests. The 4-H Small Animal Essay Contest offers members, ages 8 through 18, from across the state a chance to showcase the skills they have learned while working on their project. The contest focuses on projects about dogs, cats, poultry, rabbits, cavies, hamsters, gerbils, rats, mice, and reptiles.