4-H Animal Crackers

Short Description

Provides youth with hands-on animal science learning experiences which feature the unique facilities and staff of Cornell university.


Animal Crackers participants have the unique opportunity to experience hands-on activities in a university setting, explore career options in animal science, and expand their knowledge through scientific inquiry. Each year the program focus changes between different species of animals. Youth participate in 4 workshops and must bring their own bag lunch.

Contact Information


(607) 255-4706

Mailing Address

  • Morrison Hall
  • Ithaca, NY 14853

Program Details


  • College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension


  • Department of Animal Science


Information For

  • Grades 6-8
  • Grades 9-12


  • Agriculture
  • Animal Health and Husbandry
  • Youth Development

Types of Programs

  • Events, Exhibits, and Visits

Service Area

  • New York State-All

Service Providers

  • Undergraduate students
  • Graduate students
  • Faculty
  • Staff

Fee Structure

See website for details.

Related Cornell Programs

4-H Youth Development
4-H is the youth develpoment organization of Cornell Coopertive Extension.