Goat project : 4-H leader guide
Fredricks, Gary Robert, 1955-
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The goat project is an excellent project for boys and girls with a limited amount of space. The goat is an intelligent and interesting animal that is quick to learn, likes attention, and is fun to raise. In this project boys and girls work toward achieving the following important skills and attitudes: Learn to select, raise, and show a goat -- Be responsible for their own project -- Take pride in their work and the self-discipline needed to accomplish it -- Develop confidence as they learn to manage their project -- Practice speaking before groups and expressing ideas through demonstrations, judging, and other activities -- Make decisions and accept the consequences -- Work effectively with others in a group.