Darke County Fair officials said they are on alert after nine rabbits were killed at the Preble County Fair last month.
Fair officials said they believe the incident at the Preble County Fair was an isolated event but are still on alert with over 500 rabbits registered for competition.
If fair visitors see something suspicious, they are encouraged to report it.
The new cow and beef barn is now being used after a fire in December, 2013 that destroyed the Cow Palace
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