Believe it or not, this post has been 8 days in the making! So I'll get it out of the way so I can start catching you up on the rest and get this site done!I've been trying to work less, exercise more, eat better. We've been selling some rabbits, slowly going down the waiting… Continue reading Watermelon Gazpacho
Overdue! The Therapeutic Post for Me
I'm overdue for a post, but what else is new? The rabbits have been continuously evaluated and some Silver Fox and American rabbits moved on to their new homes. I've lost another intermediate rabbit (sadly :(). More rabbits have kindled and some have lost litters, some babies are doing well and growing into proper bunnies.… Continue reading Overdue! The Therapeutic Post for Me
The Fastest Update I Ever Had
You know those French Angora kits I posted about 30 minutes or so ago? I just went out to check on them again, to find them all still and lifeless. One of two things happened: They overheated She accidentally stomped on them I saw her going in and out of the nestbox before, so it's… Continue reading The Fastest Update I Ever Had
Silver Foxes and Americans Galore!
We have so many rabbit kits right now, I feel like I'm swimming in them. The first round of Silver Fox and American kits are of age now that I can start sexing, tattooing, and calling their future owners. Because of the wonderful Silver Fox stock we got (when we bought Whitmore Farm's rabbitry), we… Continue reading Silver Foxes and Americans Galore!
When Predators Attack
A post coming tonight or tomorrow on the duck brooder--I want to get a good before and after picture of those messy ducklings! Part of why I didn't post is because on Friday morning, we had a dog attack our rabbits. With quarantine and the herd we have right now, our rabbits are set up… Continue reading When Predators Attack
The Ducklings are Here!
Did you know? Or did you guess? We got ducklings! Back in December we put in an order for 10 Welsh Harlequin ducklings from Holderread Waterfowl Farm and Preservation Center. If you don't know who they are, they are a well-respected breeder of geese and ducklings located in Oregon. They primarily focus on heritage stock,… Continue reading The Ducklings are Here!
The Vegetable I Wish We Grew
What about this: a tribe of asparagus children, but they're self- conscious about the way their pee smells. Asparagus. With Easter around the corner and everyone posting pictures of their crop coming in, I get a little jealous. And a little mad at myself--if only I had started last year! You see, I love asparagus… Continue reading The Vegetable I Wish We Grew
So, what do you think? I'm still working on getting data into the pages, but would love to hear from you! Do they need more contact forms? Less? Allow for comments on all the pages? Sidebars? I've currently left all pages except the blog here very blank to allow for a "cleaner" look at our… Continue reading New Site!
A Change is Brewing
So many things have happened in the last few days that I don't know where to begin. I will be spending the next week and maybe a little longer finessing some of the pages at the top of this site, and then updating what has changed. It's beautiful and intense.We're always up for it.
A Post on Evaluating Rabbits
While I continue to stall on telling you about the newest additions, I found this article about evaluating rabbits. It is extremely informative and explains a lot of terms that take some time to learn. In case it's something you want to learn about too, check it out here: Hill Rise Rabbitry's Guide to Evaluating… Continue reading A Post on Evaluating Rabbits