The Salt Lake County 4-H Animal Programs are designed for youth who love animals,
or would like more experience with animals. Youth learn responsibility, money management,
service, animal husbandry, and a good work ethic. The focus is to provide experiences to
help youth develop leadership, self-esteem, and other life skills through hands-on
The 4-H Animal programs are educational, activity-oriented, and fun for those who become involved.
The Utah 4-H Horse Program is designed for those youth with interest in horses and horse events. The 4-H Horse Program includes programs for both those youth who own/have access to horses and those who do not, but still want to learn about the science of equine care and management.
Junior Livestock Program
The Utah 4-H Livestock Program is designed for those youth with interest in livestock and livestock events. The focus is to provide experiences that help these youth develop leadership, citizenship, self esteem, social skills and to become contributing members of society, as well as becoming better livestock men and women.