2012 ARBA Convention Wichita – News, Photos, and More

Looking for 2015 results from Portland, Oregon? Visit this current post! Click here.   The 2012 Results from Kansas are below.   Last update: 9:56 pm EST.  10/30   New breed/variety presentation results.  See bottom of page.   21,651 Rabbits and Cavies.   One Building.  An Unforgettable Experience. The ARBA Convention. I’m posting any  breed/variety/or class…

Rabbits for Sale at ARBA Convention – Will they live up to expectations?

Some words of wisdom from Laurie, formerly of the Nature Trail rabbitry.  Some of these posts are just too insightful to let them get buried in the dust of time. How To Be Happy With Your New Purchase by Laurie Stroupe It’s time for Convention again already – or finally, as the case may be….

APHIS and Rabbits – Will proposed change affect bunny breeders?

Last Updated: 8/18/19 Licensing Requirements for Rabbit Breeders This post has gotten quite long, so let’s break it into a Table of Contents. 1. Introduction 2. Background and definitions 3. Do breeders need a license currently? 4. Original changes proposed by APHIS 5. What will the changes mean for rabbit breeders? 6. What can we…

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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 exists.  …

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Keeping Baby Bunnies Safe – Touch them, keep them warm and dry.

I received some questions via email from a breeder who I believe is taking very good care of her first litter of Holland Lops  I thought some of these tips would be helpful to other new rabbit rasiers as well.  As this was originally an e-mail, it’s written in second person. Will the Mom Kill…

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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…

ARBA Convention 2011 Results and Pictures – Indianapolis

*Note!  Click here for the 2012 Wichita Results Page.  This is the results page from last year.*   Final 2011 Results are now available on the ARBA website: http://arba.net/news.htm#convention ———————- If you didn’t get to “Race to Indy” this year, you are probably eagerly searching for results and pictures from the 2011 ARBA national show…

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2011 ARBA Convention Indianapolis – What are you wearing?

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. *Update!  Are you…