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Cub Advancements
   Bobcat Rank
   Tiger Cub Totem
   Tiger Cub Rank
   Tiger Electives
   Wolf Rank
   Wolf Electives
   Bear Rank
   Bear Electives
   Webelos Rank
   Compass Points
   Arrow of Light
Webelos Activity Badges
Sports Program
Academics Program
Cub Awards

Boy Scout Advancement
Required Merit Badges
Merit Badges
Boy Scout Awards


Venture Advancement
Venture Awards
Sea Scout Advancement
Sea Scout Awards

Order of the Arrow

Religious Awards
Bravery & Merit Awards
Outstanding Service Awards
Scouting Support Awards

Youth Awards for Leaders
Insignia for Youth Awards
Cub Leader Awards
Boy Scout Leader Awards
Venture Leader Awards
Sea Scout Leader Awards
Adult Leader Awards

Adult Advancement
Adult Required MBs
Adult MBs
    Requirements for
Bobcat Rank
   
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The first rank that EVERY boy MUST earn when entering the Cub Scouting Program after the Tiger Cub program is the Bobcat rank. Tiger Cubs earn the Tiger Cub rank THEN the Bobcat rank. Boys joining after the Tiger Cub year start with the Bobcat.
 
To earn the Bobcat rank the new Cub Scout must do the following:
 
1.Learn and say the CUB SCOUT PROMISE and complete the Honesty Character Connection.
Know: Discuss these questions with your family. What is a promise? What does it mean to "keep your word?" What does honesty mean? What does it mean to "do your best?"
Commit: Discuss these questions with your family. Why is a promise important? Why is it important for people to trust you when you give your word? When might it be difficult to keep your word? List examples.
Practice: Discuss with family members why it is important to be trustworthy and honest and how can you do your best to be honest when you are doing the activities in Cub Scouting.
"I .....(name).... promise to do my best
To do my duty to God and my country,
To help other people, and
To obey the Law of the Pack. "
 
2.Say the LAW OF THE PACK. Tell what it means.
"The Cub Scout follows Akela.
The Cub Scout helps the pack go.
The pack helps the Cub Scout Grow.
The Cub Scout gives goodwill."
 
3.Tell what WEBELOS means
"WE'll BE LOyal Scouts"
 
4.Show the CUB SCOUT SIGN. Tell what it means.
 
5.Show the CUB SCOUT HANDSHAKE. Tell what it means.
 
6.Say the CUB SCOUT MOTTO. A motto is a guiding principle.
"Do Your Best"
 
7.Give the CUB SCOUT SALUTE. Tell what it means.
 
8.With your parent or guardian, complete the exercises in the booklet, How to Protect Your Children from Child Abuse.
 
The above items are the basic information that ALL Cub Scouts must learn, which is why EVERY boy who enters into Cub Scouting MUST earn the Bobcat Badge.