Do Rabbits Eat Their Babies? Why and How to Stop It

Do Rabbits Eat Their Babies? Why and How to Stop It

It’s pure magic to peek into a fur-lined rabbit nest and see it full of sleeping babies.  But sometimes, the happy anticipation turns to horror as the nest contains nothing but a few spots of blood.  So what caused this tragedy? Did the kits escape? (Don’t rule this out — newborn rabbits can travel amazingly…

2017 ARBA Convention Results Indianapolis

2017 ARBA Convention Results Indianapolis

Well the 2017 National Rabbit Show has entered into the realm of memory at last.  20,000+ rabbits, 5,000 exhibitors and hundreds more attendees.  Years of preparation and uncounted hours of work.  Stress. Giggles. Friends. Connections.  Bunnies.  Lots and lots of Bunnies. We’re posting ARBA Convention Results here as we come across them.  In addition, you…

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rabbit 4h showmanship guide and tips

What is 4-H Rabbit Showmanship? Rabbit Showmanship is an excellent activity for young 4-H members.  The purpose of the contest is to recognize youth who have taken proper care of their animals, learned important information about them, and become proficient at handling them correctly.  The spirit of friendly competition appeals to kids who thrive on…

ARBA Convention Show Results – 2015 – Portland Oregon

Who won Best in Show at the ARBA Convention 2015?  Here are your answers! The 2015 American Rabbit Breeders Convention show judging finished off today in Portland, Oregon.  It’s been a great show by all reports! These are the results I’ve seen posted.  Breed clubs are starting to post full results on their websites, and…

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Rabbit Keeping in Kenya – An Exciting Project

  What is Africa really like?  Images flash through our minds, images we’ve picked up from movies and mission groups.  But unless we’ve been there, can we really know what it’s like? Until we know, how can we build friendships with those across the globe?  How can we encourage them in their pursuits until we…