Posts Tagged ‘kits’

It’s been another wonderful week on the homestead! There’s been a good amount of mud and dirty clothes, yes, but also warm weather and sunshine. We are thankful for the rain we received as well as the sunshine. Some of us (pigs!) are more thankful for the rain than others. The Pigs Are Porking Up! […]

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On Monday I posted about how we updated our rabbit tractors by installing feeders. You can see a video of our tractors here. Another change we recently made to the tractors was removing the door to the “house” part of the tractor. We did this because we never closed the door, so it was always tied […]

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A while back we adapted our rabbit tractors for winter use. Read about those changes here and here. Elevating the tractors increased the occurence of what had previously been a minor issue: the rabbits flipping their feed dishes and spilling all the feed. When that happened and the tractors were on the ground, it was […]

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UPDATE: SOLD OUT. We have sold out of the rabbits listed below. We will be weaning two doe kits this month, and several litters at the beginning of February. If you interested in rabbits, please contact us via our breeders or pets pages. As we head into the new year, we are making some updates […]

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Rabbit Kindling

Delilah gave birth on March 1st, and I had the opportunity to record the process in pictures and video.  For those of you with rabbits who haven’t seen a rabbit kindling firsthand, hopefully this helps you prepare for when your rabbits kindle. 28 days after the mating, we put a nesting box in the doe’s cage. The […]

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Here is a short video showing a couple of our most recent litters of Silver Fox rabbits. These are about 5 weeks old and were recently weaned from their mothers. Once weaned we move them out to pasture in our portable pens. These allow them to forage on pasture while being supplemented with certified organic […]

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One of our first Silver Fox Rabbit does had her first litter recently. The kits started exploring outside of their nesting box a few days ago. We currently have bucks available for sale that are between 5 weeks and several months old. Please Contact Us if you are interested in buying or trading for rabbits. Enjoy!

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Spring is Coming! It may not feel like it now, but spring is fast approaching! I can see it in the days that are getting progressively longer. Today we worked outside until 6:30pm, and it seems that not so long ago it was dark by 5pm. While we look forward to warmer weather, I know […]

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It has been just under 3 weeks since two of our Silver Fox does kindled. It has been cold most of that time so we have only seen two of the kits venture outside of their nesting box. We checked in on them today to see how they are progressing and were pleased with the […]

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