NH 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Overview

New Hampshire 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project

The New Hampshire 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project is an fun project that focuses on rabbits and cavies. A cavy is commonly known as a guinea pig. The 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project can provide youth with the opportunity to learn selection, management, health, marketing and careers in the rabbit and cavy industry. There are over 40 different breeds of rabbits in the United States alone! You don’t have to have your own rabbit or cavy to participate in the New Hampshire 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project. You can lease an animal and/or participate in a variety of the activities and events that the New Hampshire 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project has to offer. Click on the links below for more information.

New to the 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project? Check out the NH 4-H Rabbit and Cavy Project Fact Sheet for more information. Click on the Getting Started in Your 4-H Rabbit Project and 4-H Rabbit Project Guide for more basic information. To see if others in your county are participating in the Rabbit and Cavy Project Area, contact your county 4-H office by clicking here.

Forms, resources and Fact sheets here for members, volunteers, leaders and parents

 NH 4-H Rabies Vaccination Policy


State Events

  • 4-H Animal Science Bonanza - January, Walpole, NH

State Shows

Regional Events

  • Massachusetts 4-H Rabbit Workshop

National Events

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    State 4-H Animal Science Program Manager
    Extension Field Specialist, 4-H AgriScience Animal Science
    Phone: (603) 862-2188
    Office: Cooperative Extension, Kendall Hall Rm 403, Durham, NH 03824