Melanie has been involved with goats all her life. She attended her first goat show at 3 weeks of age, and her first national show at 6 weeks. She raises Nubians and Toggenburgs. She was involved with 4H for 9 years and is still involved with Collegiate 4H. She was the Lane County 4H Fair Champion Dairy Goat Showman several times, and in 2009 and 2010 she was the Oregon State 4H Grand Champion Dairy Goat Showman. She is currently attending Oregon State University to become a teacher. This summer Melanie will be traveling to Springfield, MA to compete in the 2011 ADGA National Show and hopes to be traveling to the 2011 Convention.
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Melanie's 24 Year old Appaloosa named Hawk. (Fun Fact: Hawk is Blind)