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Comments sought on rabbit code of practice

Comments must be submitted by April 1

Reading Time: < 1 minute A draft Code of Practice for the Care and Handling of Rabbits is now available for public comment. The draft code was developed by the National Farm Animal Care Council and provincial rabbit groups based on a number of priority welfare issues. These included areas such as pen and cage design; housing enrichments; recognizing abnormal […] Read more

Ashly McKinnon has been attending the Lloydminster Rare and Exotic Sale for years, and now raises rabbits.

Pot-bellied pigs, Shetland ponies and rabbits, oh my!

Lloydminster Rare and Exotic Fall Sale, Saturday, Sept. 27

Reading Time: 2 minutes Pssst… Do you want to buy a duck? Or sell a goat? How about a donkey? Then the annual Lloydminster Rare and Exotic Fall Sale on Sept. 27 is for you. The sale, which has been running for 31 years, is popular with hobby farmers and attracts about 800 people from Alberta and Saskatchewan each […] Read more