Monthly Archives: November 2016

True Blue

Nice day in the shed catching up with chores.  Had a chance to move things around and get show cages ready for the Blue Cream litter. They are still too young to separate, looking nice though with nice easy care … Continue reading

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Grey day

Rather cold, wet and grey here in the U.K. at the moment.  I always like to give the bunnies something green and lush everyday.  My attempts at growing Barley fodder haven’t been great.  I think it really likes warmth.  I’ve … Continue reading

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The ladies

Bleucca ‘s litter had their first real groom and their rings on today.  As well as Tutankhamen I’ll be keeping the white doe Don’s True Colours and a Blue Cream doe whom I think is probably the pick of the … Continue reading

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Blue Cream!

Introducing Don’s Tutankhamen. Lovely young buck from the Sweetcheeks x Bleucca litter, definitely a keeper. Blue Cream is the UK Angora description for Blue Tort colouring. aaBCddee  The colouring of Blue Creams reminded me of this hence the name.

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Black Chicks

All babies are doing great..  they are so full of milk they look like they might POP ! 🙂  Just had some eggs hatch.. love hatching layers at this time of year as if the eggs are still around and … Continue reading

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United colours of… errrr….

Hmm.. just checking colours this morning on the two litters.  Weirdly Trudy has had four white babies and one Smoke.. no Sooties this time !  She produced a whole range of colours to Casper last time.  The Smoke (black) baby … Continue reading

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Trudy

Typically if I had bred just one doe to Casper before he left, it/she would have missed. Breeding five does just in case means they will probably all litter  🙂 That’s rabbits for yer ! Trudy had her litter last … Continue reading

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Casper legacy

Well it seems Casper is still very fertile as LaToya and Trudy are both in kit.  LaToya littered last night.  It is her first litter although she has been mated to various bucks over the last two years, she has … Continue reading

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Casper returns

Mixed emotions today.  Casper returned home to his Mummy, Candy Everitt.  Quite sad to see his hutch empty but really happy he has gone back to Candy. I guess I’ve had him for a couple of years, it really doesn’t … Continue reading

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VHD day

So finally I have been able to organise vaccine for all the bunnies for both VHD1 and the mutated VHD2. (also referred to as RHD) VHD:  Viral Hemorrhagic Disease (VHD) has been with us for a few years now.  I … Continue reading

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Nostalgia

Was going through my cupboards to find a pedigree… no I still didn’t find it!  I did find these old Angora yearbooks going back to 1934… errr ok I wasnt born then, but I found them on a book stall … Continue reading

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