Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo: Youth Meat Pen

Amazing amount of behind the scenes work for youth meat pens. I was happy to be a part of it. Here’s a glimpse from the tail end of the show, after several pens were eliminated. A little less than 50 waiting for final placement. Just over 150 pens were checked in. A pen consists of 3 rabbits no older than …

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Dealing with Deadlines!

Tomorrow is the deadline to enter rabbits in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo rabbit shows! Entries must be postmarked no later than February 1st, but you can also enter online to pay with a credit card. American Chinchillas are sanctioned for open shows A & B on March 14th! Here is a link to learn more and to get …

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LRBA Memorial Weekend Rabbit Show, 2019 (Part 2)

Part 2 of the great finale to spring show season here in the south. My Senior doe won Best of Breed, and 2nd Reserve in the CLRBA Rare Breed Specialty Show, (BIS was judged by Tom Green), held this past weekend in conjunction with the LRBA Cajun Classic. A handsome senior buck from Turtleback Farms took Best Opposite, AND Louisiana’s …

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LRBA Memorial Weekend Rabbit Show, 2019! (Part 1)

MA’s Rabbitry travelled to Alexandria, Louisiana to participate in the LRBA Cajun Classic held May 24-25, 2019. The CLRBA also hosted a rare breed specialty! It was great to visit with my fellow breeders, and discuss chin things. Things we’re  working on, things we’re seeing improvement on, things we can do to ease our workload, and ways we can improve …

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LRBA Memorial Day Rabbit Show

This weekend, I had the pleasure of attending a show hosted by the Louisiana Rabbit Breeders Association in Alexandria. I learned a few things, and met new people, some new to rabbits, some seasoned breeders, and some who are looking to start raising rabbits. There was a “Meat Lovers” specialty show Friday evening and two all breed shows on Saturday …

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