I was in 4-H for a gazillion years, but never knew that they offered a cat project! Here, 4-Her Brianna Given gives her cat an encouraging hug before the judging of the 4-H Cat Show at the Albany County Fair in Laramie, Wyo.

I hope the cat fares better than the lambs, steers and hogs.

[Photo: Andy Carpenean / Laramie Boomerang]