Pocket Pets Program

  • Friday, September 27, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday, October 25, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday, November 22, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Sullivan County youth enrolled in the 4-H program orĀ those who are interested in joining will be invited to experience a fun-filled program full of activities for pocket pet enthusiasts. The program will consist of activities geared toward pocket pet owner/ raisers, encourage youth to reach personal goals, and develop skills that will add value in caring for pocket pets.

The programĀ consists of guest speakers, hands-on and knowledge-based activities that are divided into beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. The youth will work on different topic areas and will be asked to take a survey on what they learned from each completed activity. Topics will include but not limited to care, environment needs, showmanship, judging, species, breed, variety and more.

Pocket Pets include chinchillas, hamsters, gerbils, cavies, mice, rats, snakes, turtles, lizards, birds, fish, cats, and other bow & pocket pets.

In the event of special needs, please contact the office.

Cornell Cooperative Extension is an employer and educator recognized for valuing AA/EEO, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities and provides equal program and employment opportunities.


$5 for 4-H members/ $8 for non-4-H members


Ashley Tully
Agriculture Program Coordinator
(845) 292-6180 Ext. 112


Extension Education Center
64 Ferndale-Loomis Road
Liberty, New York 12754

Last updated June 20, 2019