march dog madness

4-H March Dog Madness 2020


4-H March Dog Madness 2020

  • Sunday, March 22, 2020, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

March Dog Madness an educational conference geared towards tweens, teens and adults. Workshops engage participants in science based information and training. Current animal health, animal behavior, industry trends, and youth development issues are addressed.

Who should attend? The general public and all interested staff, adult leaders, and tween/teen youth are invited to attend this 1-day information packed program.

Why should you attend? This program helps community leaders understand and practice principles that they can take back and share with 4-H members at the local level.Adult and teen leaders gain networking skills, exchange ideas, and have an opportunity to work together.

Keynote Speaker - Dr. Dan Bacaloglu, DVM - District Manager, Royal Canin

Guest Speakers: 

  • Holistic Medicine - Dr. Paul Johnson, DVM, Middletown, NY
  • The Role of Therapy Dogs Today - Bud & Kathy Schuck
  • 4-H Open Forum Recruit, Motivate, & Maintain - Tom Davis
  • How to Take Furry Friend Photos - Lynda Houlihan 
  • Dog Motivation / Boredom Busters - Katherine Pepe
  • TSA Demo - Agent Elizabeth Bobadilla
  • Training to Retrieve - Bob Tunney

Cost: $25/person (includes lunch)

18 Seward Ave., 3rd Floor, Middletown, NY

This event is OPEN to the public. You do NOT have to be a 4‑H member to join us for this event, however, please RSVP by March 19th.

For more information please click here! March Dog Madness 2020 Flyer

To register, click here!

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa at 845‑344-1234 or


$25/person (includes lunch)

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Carol McLaughlin
4-H Administrative Assistant
845 - 344 - 1234


Cornell Cooperative Extension Orange County
18 Seward Avenue
Suite 300 (third floor)
Middletown, New York 10940

Last updated February 14, 2020