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Mason family rabbits
« on: June 25, 2015, 04:43:39 AM »
Decided this year to get a couple rabbits to raise and so far we have had a blast with them. Its and easy way for me and my daughter to spend some time. We can spend hours in the pen with them at a time. I am bored and figured I would show some of our pictures.

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #1 on: June 25, 2015, 04:45:59 AM »
Our newest babies born around May.

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #2 on: June 25, 2015, 04:47:16 AM »
The black and white one is big mama and she is the mother

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #3 on: June 25, 2015, 04:48:43 AM »
She loves those rabbits.

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #4 on: June 25, 2015, 06:06:16 AM »
Ummm tastety .

Raised rabbits as a kid. Infact my mom took orders and I would butcher them after school. And folks would pick them up at our front door. Back in the 60s.
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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #5 on: June 27, 2015, 09:31:38 PM »
Are they kept in a colony?
Do you know the breed? Look like either Satin or Havana.
Rabbits are fun and yummy.

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #6 on: June 27, 2015, 09:41:23 PM »
I am not a hundred percent positive the breed, girl told me meat bred rabbit. We do have a couple flemishes in there too.
We keep ours in a colony, the stuff I read said it's easier to keep them that way. We got ours to have a another source of meat for the family. Plus it's a good prepper food. 

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #7 on: June 27, 2015, 10:01:59 PM »
We added seven more yesterday, had some new ones pop out of the hole today.

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #8 on: June 30, 2015, 09:24:08 AM »
Cool. What is "colony""style? One big fenced in pen?

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #9 on: June 30, 2015, 09:35:36 AM »
Cool. What is "colony""style? One big fenced in pen?

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One big fenced in pen with underground tunnels and holes.
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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #10 on: June 30, 2015, 09:39:36 AM »
Cool. What is "colony""style? One big fenced in pen?

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One big fenced in pen with underground tunnels and holes.

And sometimes they decide to "vent" those tunnels with an escape hole outside the friggin' pen.   >:(
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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #11 on: June 30, 2015, 09:45:09 AM »
Cool. What is "colony""style? One big fenced in pen?

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One big fenced in pen with underground tunnels and holes.

And sometimes they decide to "vent" those tunnels with an escape hole outside the friggin' pen.   >:(

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Re: Mason family rabbits
« Reply #12 on: July 02, 2015, 02:42:52 AM »
We have been super lucky, so far no escapes. We lined the floor with fencing. But underneath is far game for them.