Lauren Ott is the happiest when working with animals. Growing up when she wasn’t in the barn, you’d find her on the tennis court. She was in 4-H for 13 years, and she had her hands on almost every animal project. She starting showing cattle with Grauer Show Cattle, as she got older she embraced the smaller animals. She has shown lambs and goats for Dallas Miller, Silverwood Farms, Shroyer, Sloans, Miller Goats, Shellhouse Livestock Co, Nathan Club Lambs, AWTR, Nathan, Elliot’s and Junk Club Lambs to name a few. Now, 21 Lauren is a Senior at Michigan State University and will graduate in May with an Animal Science Degree. Lauren is a Camp Counselor for YGB Livestock Camps, and she truly loves sharing her passion with young people. Lauren has used everyone opportunity to show livestock as a way for self-improvement and dedication to the livestock industry. With all her hard work and dedication she was able to finish her junior show career with a BANG – Grand Champion Market Goat at the Arizona National 2018! If you see her running around the NWSS as one of the amazing livestock interns, be sure to tell her hi.