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Information on the Silver and Silver Fox Rare Rabbit Breeds

  If I may state a humble opinion, I think that the most under-appreciated breed in the United States is the Silver.  Nope, not the Silver Marten.  Not the Silver Fox.   The Silver. I got my first Silvers in 2004.  Since then, I have met many rabbit exhibitors who are not aware that this breed […]

ARBA Standard of Perfection 2012 Changes – New Varieties and More

Announcement! If you are a youth member studying for the 2013 ARBA Convention, we are having an online group quiz/study night on every Sunday evening leading up to Convention. Dates are Sept 22, Oct 5, and Oct 13. Anyone is welcome. The place is http://rabbitsmarties.com/quizroom.html. Contact me if you have any questions.     Happy […]

Rabbit Royalty Tips: Interview and Application

I don’t even live in the western half of the United States, but I have heard a lot about a show they’re having soon called the 2011 “West Coast Classic” rabbit show in Reno, NV, on April 15-17.  It’s one of those that I wish I could get to.  But, if you’re there, look up […]

New Edition Youth Rabbit Project Study Guide

Announcement! If you are a youth member studying for the 2013 ARBA Convention, we are having an online group quiz/study night on every Sunday evening leading up to Convention. Dates are Sept 22, Oct 5, and Oct 13. Anyone is welcome. The place is http://rabbitsmarties.com/quizroom.html. Contact me if you have any questions. Our most popular […]

Rabbit Breed Identification and Color Match-up

*4-H Leaders! Click here to download this post as a printable handout for your 4-H’ers!* This post is better downloaded using the link above.  Match each picture to its breed and variety name.  The photo is really just a preview.

Rabbit Breed ID Flashcards for Free

Sort of an addition to today’s earlier post, here are six free rabbit breed identification flashcards for you to download and print.  Click this link.

Rabbit Breed ID Study Tips

Announcement! If you are a youth member studying for the 2013 ARBA Convention, we are having an online group quiz/study night on every Sunday evening leading up to Convention. Dates are Sept 22, Oct 5, and Oct 13. Anyone is welcome. The place is http://rabbitsmarties.com/quizroom.html. Contact me if you have any questions. It’s mid-March.  The […]

Rabbit Breed ID Practice

It’s Breed ID practice time! Do you know the breed and colors of all these bunnies? If you are beginning in breed ID, just try to determine the Breed and the Variety, which is the color. If you are serious about ARBA breed identification, you should identify four items for each rabbit: 1. Breed. 2. […]

7 Qualities of a Top Rabbit Showman

This is the value of rabbit contests like showmanship and ARBA royalty: that discipline and self-improvement are as important to success as a knowledge of bunnies.  Expertise in rabbit raising will benefit young members for a little while, but many are the 4-H’ers that used the skills they developed through these programs to excel in […]