My newest farm additions...

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by miss_thenorth, Aug 28, 2008.

  1. miss_thenorth

    miss_thenorth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2007
    SW Ont, Canada

    i have wanted to get meat rabbits for over a year, and a friend is getting out of them, so......

    They are 1/4 flemish giant, 3/4 newzealand. if we sexed them right, they are both females. i will get a male from a lady down the road who raises rabbits for market. if one of these turns out to be a male, we will have to cull it and get another female.

    i thought it would be harder to convince dh, since he doesn't like cleaning them, but ti was sooo easy! I guess he knew it was inevitable, so why fight it...

    Introducing Sugar and Spice/
  2. WisconsinChick

    WisconsinChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    it is easy to tell the difference between an unfixed male and a female. Though Im not sure I should elaborate [​IMG] Sugar and Spice are very cute.
  3. storminstaffs

    storminstaffs Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 7, 2008
    Durham, UK
    There cute
  4. miss_thenorth

    miss_thenorth Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 28, 2007
    SW Ont, Canada
    Quote:Not fixed- what sex.

    they are immature, so its not that easy, but we think we got it right.
  5. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    Those are so cute! I love their big, long ears! [​IMG]
  6. Buff Hooligans

    Buff Hooligans Scrambled

    Jun 11, 2007
    I hope when you call them "meat rabbits" in their hearing range, you spell it out. They are so cute, cuter than most pet rabbits I've seen.
  7. penelope77

    penelope77 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 6, 2008
    northeast oklahoma
    what cuties!! i recently added a flemish/new zealand buck and he is the sweetest most laid back boy. nice buns! you will not be disappointed.

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