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A hog owned by Halee Robinson dozes in the Champion Barn on Tuesday.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A hog owned by Halee Robinson dozes in the Champion Barn on Tuesday. Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News

PHOTOS: Athens County Fair 2017

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The Athens County Fair is going on this week, with plenty of livestock shows, baking competitions and even a poultry dress-up show. Here are some photos of the first few days of the fair, which continues until Saturday, August 12.

A turkey sits in the Champion Barn at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A turkey sits in the Champion Barn at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
9-year-old Raegan Wandling, of Albany, shows her cow along with others in a market dairy feeder competition on Tuesday. Wandling, in the foreground, won second place in the competition. Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
9-year-old Raegan Wandling, of Albany, shows her cow along with others in a market dairy feeder competition on Tuesday. Wandling, in the foreground, won second place in the competition.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A hog owned by Halee Robinson dozes in the Champion Barn on Tuesday. Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A hog owned by Halee Robinson dozes in the Champion Barn on Tuesday.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Two hogs nap in the Swine Barn at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Two hogs nap in the Swine Barn at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Jenna Kasler, of Amesville, shaves her sheep before it's set to be shown Wednesday at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Jenna Kasler, of Amesville, shaves her sheep before it’s set to be shown Wednesday at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Visitors to the Athens County Fair watch the English portion of the horse competition.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Visitors to the Athens County Fair watch the English portion of the horse competition.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Two goats smile for the camera Tuesday at the Athens County Fair. Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Two goats smile for the camera Tuesday at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A goat tries to get a better look in the sheep and goat barn at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A goat tries to get a better look in the sheep and goat barn at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Competitors work their pigs in the Swine Barn at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Competitors work their pigs in the Swine Barn at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A competitor and her horse prepare for English competition Monday at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A competitor and her horse prepare for English competition Monday at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Markala Goeglein, 10, of Coolville, primps her cow before showing on Tuesday morning at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Markala Goeglein, 10, of Coolville, primps her cow before showing on Tuesday morning at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A cow gets a soap-and-shine outside of the show barn on Tuesday.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A cow gets a soap-and-shine outside of the show barn on Tuesday.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Members of 4H show their market chickens Monday at the Athens County Fair. Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Members of 4H show their market chickens Monday at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A judge checks a chicken during the junior fair market chicken show on Monday.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A judge checks a chicken during the junior fair market chicken show on Monday.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Chase Rieck, 4, far left; Braeden Lucas, 8, second from left; and Paedon Lucas, 5, center, look at one of the rabbits being shown at the Athens County Fair.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
Chase Rieck, 4, far left; Braeden Lucas, 8, second from left; and Paedon Lucas, 5, center, look at one of the rabbits being shown at the Athens County Fair.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A horse takes a time-out at the Athens County Fair on Tuesday.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
A horse takes a time-out at the Athens County Fair on Tuesday.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
One of the tenants of the sheep barn checks out the scenery as the Athens County Fair continues.  Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News
One of the tenants of the sheep barn checks out the scenery as the Athens County Fair continues.
Photo by Susan Tebben / WOUB News