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Re: Anyone here raise rare breeds?

Post Number:#16  Unread postby SableSteel » Tue Sep 12, 2017 11:59 pm


From what I've seen, the colored lines (blues, chocolates, lilacs, whites) tend to be more high strung than the others. Apparently they were bred into satins to get color, and some kept the satin temperament. The oldest color of silver fox is black, but silver fox isn't that old of a breed; and blues, chocolate and white have all been introduced recently.
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Post Number:#17  Unread postby blackforest_hares » Wed Sep 13, 2017 8:09 am


belgian hares :D

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Post Number:#18  Unread postby Ozarkansas » Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:25 am


They are beautiful!!!! One day, when I am allowed to have a rabbit in the house, I will have a tan Belgian Hare!!!
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Post Number:#19  Unread postby Harelady » Wed Sep 13, 2017 10:30 am


Beautiful Belgian Hares blackforest_Hares. I have Black and Tan Belgian in the states. Helping to get them recognized as a variety. Hopefully either next year of the year after that they will be.

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Post Number:#20  Unread postby blackforest_hares » Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:47 am


thanks a lot ♥ :-)

@harelady i think in Staates are several colors are allowed. hmm at least a breeder friend told me so.
There will be the following from the tan-colours; chocolate-tan, lilac-tan and blue-tan. (or am i wrong? :? )
He said that there are almost no breeders of chocolate and lilac.
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Post Number:#21  Unread postby Ozarkansas » Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:44 am


Only Standard red is recognized for showing (black tan coming soon). But I know of one breeder who has black, blue, black tan, blue tan, chocolate tan, himalayan, and ruby eyed white in her lines.
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Post Number:#22  Unread postby Harelady » Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:15 am


blackforest_hares wrote:thanks a lot ♥ :-)

@harelady i think in Staates are several colors are allowed. hmm at least a breeder friend told me so.
There will be the following from the tan-colours; chocolate-tan, lilac-tan and blue-tan. (or am i wrong? :? )
He said that there are almost no breeders of chocolate and lilac.


Only Rufus red is recognized at the moment. We are in the process of recognizing Tan in black, blue, chocolate, and lilac. They will be presented to the standards committee in a couple of weeks. So hopefully they will pass. If all goes well they could be recognized as early as next year. Or the following year depending on the committee decision.

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Post Number:#23  Unread postby blackforest_hares » Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:27 am


oh so okay, then I know now :-) thank you!
@Ozarkansas @Harelady ; You can tell me if they are recognized. Maybe you know then a breeder who has something for me. Prefers blue-tan hihi :-)
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Post Number:#24  Unread postby Ozarkansas » Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:28 am


I didn't know you guys were working on all 4 tan colors! I guess black is just the most popular of the 4?
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Post Number:#25  Unread postby Harelady » Mon Sep 18, 2017 9:36 am


Ozarkansas wrote:I didn't know you guys were working on all 4 tan colors! I guess black is just the most popular of the 4?


It's the most common variety. I have seen blues and I have heard that someone had a chocolate. But most of the Tans are black. Not so much popularity as in there are just not many that carry blue and chocolate.

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Post Number:#26  Unread postby SarniaTricia » Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:39 am


Ozarkansas wrote:
SarniaTricia wrote:
Picture, just because she is pretty...lol
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Repeat to self: I do not have room for Harlequins, I do not have room for Harlequins, I do not have room for Harlequins...
Well maybe just one as a pet? Good thing I don't live anywhere near you :lol:

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Just out of curiosity, what is the general temerment of Harlequins? Calm, active, territorial, ect.


I love the temperament! But I cull for temperament as well.... I never want to reach into a cage and have to be careful I don't get bitten... I have a few lickers... but no biters.... Kiki is a bit of an attention pig, but I think that is because she has gone to shows since she was 12 weeks old... lol .... (I make the exception of occasional punching when a doe is pregnant or just gave birth) some are shy and some are much more outgoing!! All are characters!
You can also find quite a few breeders in Kentucky and Indiana.... they have some really beautiful rabbits! The best is you can start with brood quality and in the first litter start producing show quality rabbits! Just look for brood with clean crisp lines and deep rich colour!
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Post Number:#27  Unread postby Ozarkansas » Tue Sep 19, 2017 10:29 am


I think I need to go take a look at y'all's 12 step "program" :lol:
Hey SarniaTricia, I seem to remember you saying you are interested in BEW Beverens? Do you want to trade? :mrgreen:

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Oh wait, I just remembered there is like 4 or 5 states in between us :cry: :lol:
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Post Number:#28  Unread postby SarniaTricia » Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:16 am


Ozarkansas wrote:I think I need to go take a look at y'all's 12 step "program" :lol:
Hey SarniaTricia, I seem to remember you saying you are interested in BEW Beverens? Do you want to trade? :mrgreen:

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OMG!! My heart went right to my throat! :shock: :shock: :shock: :shock:
The hair on my arms raised :o and ... UUUUUugggggg!! I DO NOT have room for another breed!!! :(
I would make it happen!!! I am not afraid to drive or arrange for transport.. but truth.. there is not enough room!!! In a couple of years I will be beating down your door to make this happen, but until I get my own barn.... I have to work with the space I have. ;) ;)
However, If I do get your way... I would really consider a pair..... (but I don't have room!! Rabbitosis runs rampid..... )
I am not going to look and see were my favourite transporter is headed.... I will not!
I also have someone in my area that would love to have someone to show her Beverens against!! Nope, no room!!
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Post Number:#29  Unread postby Ozarkansas » Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:17 am


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Post Number:#30  Unread postby SarniaTricia » Thu Sep 21, 2017 9:16 am


They are SOOOOOooooo beautiful!!!
Cruel Ozarkansas ...... so very cruel.... :lol: :lol: :lol:

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I could make it work if I...... crap!! Why you gotta......

The good news is I have no rabbits currently for sale....lol...
The bad news is I am rearranging my rabbitry in my head to make this work!!
Lets keep in touch and I thing we could do this..... ;)
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