Wyoming 4-H and You!

Pocket Pets

Pocket Pets

Lions, tigers, and bears…oh my! These do not make good pets, but many other animals do. The 4-H pocket pet project will help you explore what kind of pet fits into your family’s lifestyle and how you can be an excellent caretake for it.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Gather information and determine the best pet for your family
  • Learn about the proper care, grooming and feeding of your pet
  • Learn to identify the parts of your pet for conversations with your vet
  • Create a plan to prevent your pet from getting lost or finding it if it gets lost
  • Purchase and use the appropriate grooming equipment and techniques
  • Practice appropriate training for your pet

Online Resources and Websites

Online Resources



Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998

Email: 4h@uwyo.edu

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