Sparrow R8/19

Sparrow is a very friendly harlequin minilop buck. He came to us in October 2019 because his teeth were badly misaligned and sticking out of his mouth so his child couldn’t cuddle him without getting scratched. He was also having trouble eating. He was born in 2019 being about six …

Three bondings, so far so good…didn’t last:(

I put Hamish with Robin and Mallow with Goose, Filbert and Bilberry last week and these seem to be going well so today I am trying Dandelion with Tia and Siyah. My knack for bonding seems to have deserted me. None of these bondings worked properly. Dandelion had a huge …

New arrivals 2019

On Sunday we took in three old rabbits. Update April 17th. Anemone and Parsley are getting along marvelously although his health isn’t good. They are outside in a shed. Mallow is being bonded with Cocoa and Chestnut which is going fairly well but needs time. Filbert is eating again and …

Blizzard R41/18

Blizzard is the most curious of Red Currant’s offspring. She is always the one watching you or chatting to the neighbours. The other day I discovered her sitting on their hutch because she had managed to scramble over the fence between them and then had jumped up there to get …

Corinth R37/18

Corinth is the larger of Red Currant ‘s two male offspring. He was born on 7th August 2018 and is a New Zealand White buck. Red Currant arrived at the Sanctuary pregnant having been rescued from a meat breeder. It was obviously her first litter as she appeared not to …

Frost R34\18

Frost is a New Zealand White doe who is one of the two survivors of Strawberry’s litter of ten. The rest of the litter and Strawberry herself succumbed to RHD just after the babies turned ten weeks. We vaccinated them all as soon as we realised the disease was present …