Feeding your wool producing rabbits is not always as easy as going to your local pet store and picking up a bag of rabbit pellets. Because Angoras are constantly producing silky soft wool they need a diet higher in protein than your average rabbit. They also need plenty of fresh greens & hay to keep […]
Raising & caring for wool rabbits requires plenty of grooming & upkeep. When it comes time to harvest that wool what is the best method to remove the fibers?
Rabbits are the perfect solution for someone short on space that is interested in harvesting their own fiber!
In all of our 4-H and homesteading days, we have raised over 20 rabbits. Most were “dual duty” as pets and working animals, meaning for compost and fiber. Our French Angoras are the perfect example of a double duty animal. They have lots of long hair that is great for learning how to spin and […]
Angora rabbits aren’t your average bunnies. They require special care to keep their coats neat and to keep them healthy!
Angora rabbits can make a great addition to your homestead, but which breed is best for you?