Rabbits are cute & sweet but just how much time do they require for care? Find out the basics of rabbit care and see if they are right for your homestead.
Angora Rabbits are super cute & fluffy but are they worthwhile investments for your homestead? Find out the cost associated with raising a few of these sweet little buns to see if they are right for you
Thinking of adding rabbits to your homestead? Here’s the pros and cons we found of raising rabbits.
Angora rabbits have two functions on a small homestead. First, they produce luxurious wool which can be spun into yarn and woven or knitted into soft, warm garments. Secondly, they produce off-spring which can be sold as breeding rabbits to other people or used on the homestead for quality meat.
You can understand bunny genetics better if you remember that each gene expression on the bunny DNA has both dominant and recessive traits. If a dominant gene is present, it will be visible over a recessive gene.
olid coloured rabbits, called “self” in discussions of rabbit colouring, do not carry the agouti gene. The agouti gene modulates the colour of each hair shaft, so that each hair exhibits several colours. When you blow into the coat of an angora with an agouti gene, you see bands of colour, rather than a solid […]